Comedy Central Is Not Moving Forward with Jessica Williams and Naomi Ekperigin’s Pilot
Ahead of the release of her Netflix film The Incredible Jessica James, The New York Times has a great new interview with Jessica Williams out today where she looks back on her days as a Daily Show correspondent and her decision to leave the show to try new things. “I know what I’d be inc... [Read More]
Dan Harmon Is Developing a TV Adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut’s ‘The Sirens of Titan’
Dan Harmon is working on a new TV project. According to Variety, Harmon has teamed up with Evan Katz (Small Crimes) to develop a TV adaptation of Kurt Vonnegut’s 1959 novel The Sirens of Titan. Here’s the logline for the project: UCP is also working on Sirens of Titan, with Dan Harmon (R... [Read More]
Natalie Zea Joins the Cast of Jay Pharoah’s Showtime Comedy ‘White Famous’
Jay Pharoah’s in-the-works Showtime series produced by Jamie Foxx is rounding out its cast. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Detour’s Natalie Zea has joined the cast of White Famous, which was ordered to series back in January. Pharoah stars in the show as Floyd, “an up-and... [Read More]
Natalie Zea Joins the Cast of Jay Pharoah’s Showtime Comedy ‘White Famous’
Jay Pharoah’s in-the-works Showtime series produced by Jamie Foxx is rounding out its cast. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Detour’s Natalie Zea has joined the cast of White Famous, which was ordered to series back in January. Pharoah stars in the show as Floyd, “an up-and... [Read More]
Erinn Hayes to Star in Bryan Cranston’s Amazon Comedy ‘The Dangerous Book for Boys’
Bryan Cranston and Greg Mottola’s Amazon comedy The Dangerous Book for Boys is rounding out its cast. According to Deadline, Erinn Hayes has signed on to star in the series, which was originally in development at NBC in 2014 and was ordered to series by Amazon back in May. Here’s the log... [Read More]
Warner Bros. Is Developing a Live-Action ‘Jetsons’ Sitcom
The Jetsons might be returning to TV, live-action style. According to TVLine, Warner Bros. is reportedly developing a live-action multi-cam sitcom remake of the ‘60s animated series with Gary Janetti (Family Guy, Will & Grace) on board as showrunner and Robert Zemeckis attached to co-execu... [Read More]
Warner Bros. Is Developing a Live-Action ‘Jetsons’ Sitcom
The Jetsons might be returning to TV, live-action style. According to TVLine, Warner Bros. is reportedly developing a live-action multi-cam sitcom remake of the ‘60s animated series with Gary Janetti (Family Guy, Will & Grace) on board as showrunner and Robert Zemeckis attached to co-execu... [Read More]
Glenn Close to Star in George Saunders Amazon Comedy Pilot ‘Sea Oak’
George Saunders has a new half-hour comedy pilot in the works at Amazon, and the project just cast the leading role. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Glenn Close has signed on to star in Sea Oak, which was ordered to pilot back in March. Here’s the logline from THR’s report: Sea Oak&... [Read More]
Kevin Hart and T.I. Developing ‘The Studio’ Comedy Series at Showtime
Kevin Hart and rapper/actor Tip “T.I.” Harris are developing a television comedy series together. According to Deadline, the two are co-executive producing a music comedy series in development at Showtime called The Studio, which “will chronicle the day-to-day and night-to-nig... [Read More]
Adam Pally Is Developing a Hulu Comedy Based on @LosFelizDaycare
A popular parody Twitter account might get the TV series treatment at Hulu. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network is developing a comedy produced by Adam Pally based on @LosFelizDaycare, a parody Twitter account run by Jason Shapiro since 2013 that currently has over 85,000 foll... [Read More]