How I Met Your Mother, Arrested Development, Big Bang Theory and more! TV’s greatest catchphrases in one video supercut
From modern comedy hits like How I Met Your Mother, The Big Bang Theory and Arrested Development to iconic comedy shows like Good Times, Happy Days and Everybody Loves Raymond the concept of the catchphrase is one firmly embedded in the success of those shows. So, it’s with great pleasure we p... [Read More]
 
Tina Fey adds Jane Krakowski to Ellie Kemper comedy ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’
Tina Fey’s new NBC comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt just added another fellow 30 Rock alum to its crew. Jane Krakowski will play a recurring role on the new show starring former The Office star Ellie Kemper. Kemper plays Kimmy, who after 15 years of living in a cult decides it’s t... [Read More]
 
'The Office Time Machine' Chronologizes Thousands of Years of Pop Culture References from 'The Office'
by Bradford Evans A new website called The Office Time Machine debuted online this week. It's a collection of 1300 clips referencing pop culture or culture from the long-running NBC sitcom, with all of them arranged to play in chronological order of when the pop culture thing originated. This h... [Read More]
 
The Office Time Machine: A Cross-Cultural Reference Supercut Spectacular
Joe Sabia is a NYC-based director and speaker, who has co-hosted and co-curated Boing Boing TV on Virgin America for three years. But for the past year-and-a-half, Sabia has been living in the fictional past of Dunder-Mifflin's Scranton sales office and cross-referencing all of The Office's pop-cult... [Read More]
 
Ricky Gervais Wants David Brent to Star in a Rock Band Mockumentary
by Megh Wright Ricky Gervais has been reviving his classic Office character David Brent several times over the past year — from the web short "The Return of Brent" to two hit UK gigs as Brent's rock band Foregone Conclusion — and as Chortle reports, Gervais has called the band performanc... [Read More]
 
B.J. Novak Credits Rainn Wilson for His Leap into Acting on 'The Office'
by Megh Wright "Rainn Wilson once gave this interview where he said, 'The universe will tell you what it wants from you.' That really haunted me. I really wanted to act at that time, but I was clearly better as a writer. I thought, What part of me is chasing the fun and thrill of this job and how mu... [Read More]
 
B.J. Novak's First Children's Book 'The Book Without Pictures' Will Be Available in September
by Megh Wright Last year, Office writer/star and Mindy Kaling's BFF B.J. Novak signed a two-book deal with Knopf and announced a forthcoming collection of short stories One More Thing: Stories & Other Stories due out next month. Today on Twitter, Novak announced the release of the second book fr... [Read More]
 
Craig Robinson headed back to TV with NBC series order
Funnyman Craig Robinson is on his way back to a television near you, thanks to NBC. The peacock ordered up a six-episode series order of Mr. Robinson after waiting about a year since ordering a pilot from Robinson. Seems like forever, but you have to remember the creation of these TV shows is c... [Read More]
 
NBC orders Craig Robinson’s “Mr. Robinson” to series with initial six episodes
Craig Robinson's post-Office career will continue with parent company NBC, after all. The Peacock Network on Monday ordered an initial six-episode run of his 2012 sitcom pilot, Mr. Robinson, or at least some version thereof. It'll definitely star Robinson as a musician who's slumming it as a middle-... [Read More]
 
NBC orders Craig Robinson’s “Mr. Robinson” to series with initial six episodes
Craig Robinson's post-Office career will continue with parent company NBC, after all. The Peacock Network on Monday ordered an initial six-episode run of his 2012 sitcom pilot, Mr. Robinson, or at least some version thereof. It'll definitely star Robinson as a musician who's slumming it as a middle-... [Read More]