Showtime Released the ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Pilot Early This Week
Showtime’s new hourlong series about the ‘70s LA standup scene doesn’t premiere on TV until next month, but the network released the pilot episode online this week so you can get a head start. Ordered to series last year, the Jim Carrey-produced I’m Dying Up Here is based on ... [Read More]
Showtime Released the ‘I’m Dying Up Here’ Pilot Early This Week
Showtime’s new hourlong series about the ‘70s LA standup scene doesn’t premiere on TV until next month, but the network released the pilot episode online this week so you can get a head start. Ordered to series last year, the Jim Carrey-produced I’m Dying Up Here is based on ... [Read More]
Upfronts Follow-Up: The realities of pilot season and the odds of making a hit sitcom (2013-2017)
The annual song and dance of broadcast network Upfronts presentations sells advertisers on the need each May to book their 30 and 60-second commercials in primetime on their TV networks come September, with appearances by each network’s big stars and news personalities to make them feel all wa... [Read More]
Adult Swim Orders Stop-Motion Pilot ‘The Shivering Truth’ from Vernon Chatman
PFFR’s Vernon Chatman has a new project in the works at Adult Swim. The network announced today that it’s given a pilot order to a stop-motion show created by Chatman called The Shivering Truth, and Chatman, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, and Starlee Kine will voice the main cast. Here’... [Read More]
Tiffany Haddish joins Tracy Morgan’s new TBS sitcom
Carmichael Show star / stand-up / Tina Turner doppekganger Tiffany Haddish has been cast in Tracy Morgan’s latest project, a… MORE Tiffany Haddish joins Tracy Morgan’s new TBS sitcom appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Tiffany Haddish joins Tracy Morgan’s new TBS sitcom
Carmichael Show star / stand-up / Tina Turner doppekganger Tiffany Haddish has been cast in Tracy Morgan’s latest project, a… MORE Tiffany Haddish joins Tracy Morgan’s new TBS sitcom appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Check Out ‘Terror Team,’ an Unaired Horror-Comedy Pilot Starring Aubrey Plaza
Earlier this week, an unaired pilot starring Aubrey Plaza called Terror Team was posted to Reddit, and today Polygon did some digging and discovered that the 15-minute video was a pilot presentation for Comedy Central back in 2015 that was later developed into a TBS pilot called Nightmare Time last ... [Read More]
Comedy Central Orders Shows and Pilots from Reggie Watts, Noël Wells, Neal Brennan, and More
Comedy Central just announced a pile of new shows and pilots. The network revealed its 2017-2018 development slate today, which includes a game show hosted by Reggie Watts, a standup/music series from Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle, and pilots from Neal Brennan, Noël Wells, Franchesca Ra... [Read More]
Eva Longoria, Andy Richter, Ken Marino, and More Join Fox Pilot ‘Type-A’
A new Fox comedy pilot is filling out its cast. According to TV Line, Eva Longoria has signed on to star in a pilot at the network called Type-A, which was ordered back in January. Based on the book Assholes: A Theory by Aaron James, the series is written by Lesley Wake-Webster (New Girl), and [&hel... [Read More]
Eva Longoria, Andy Richter, Ken Marino, and More Join Fox Pilot ‘Type-A’
A new Fox comedy pilot is filling out its cast. According to TV Line, Eva Longoria has signed on to star in a pilot at the network called Type-A, which was ordered back in January. Based on the book Assholes: A Theory by Aaron James, the series is written by Lesley Wake-Webster (New Girl), and [&hel... [Read More]