Television’s comedy cancellations and renewals
With TV Upfronts now underway, the major networks, cable channels, and streaming services are making all of their decisions to renew or cancel their current programming to make room for the next wave and new lineups. Here’s the latest on what’s happening with all your favorite comedy pro... [Read More]
Television’s comedy cancellations and renewals
With TV Upfronts now underway, the major networks, cable channels, and streaming services are making all of their decisions to renew or cancel their current programming to make room for the next wave and new lineups. Here’s the latest on what’s happening with all your favorite comedy pro... [Read More]
NBC Cancels ‘Undateable,’ ‘Telenovela,’ and ‘Crowded’
The cancellation spree at the major networks isn’t over yet. According to The Hollywood Reporter, NBC has given the axe to Eva Longoria’s freshman comedy Telenovela as well as Bill Lawrence’s Undateable, which wrapped up its third season back in January. Check out our review of Und... [Read More]
The Confidence and Insecurity of Standup with Brent Morin
If you don’t know who Brent Morin is, that’s OK. He knows where he stands. While discussing the issue of audience members filming sets before they’re fully formed, the comedian and Undateable star said, “This is part of the reason I called the special I’m Brent Morin. I... [Read More]
The Talented But “Undateable” Mr. Morin
My latest review for Decider is up, as I tackle the curious case of Brent Morin, whose first stand-up special's title, "I'm Brent Morin," knows that you don't know him. Even though he's the protagonist on an NBC sitcom now in its third season. If you’ve watched any episode of Undateable, you k... [Read More]
Ron Funches, star of NBC’s “Undateable,” set to release stand-up album November 13
And just like that, after recording his new album back in August, stand-up comedian and star of NBC’s Undateable, Ron Funches, is set to release The Funches of Us November 13. Funches has been making quite a name for himself on television not only on Undateable, but through his crushing appear... [Read More]
‘Undateable’ Will Air Live Episodes for Both Coasts for the Remainder of Season 3
Undateable is officially doubling down on its live episodes for the rest of season 3. According to Deadline, starting tonight the show will not only air a live east coast episode but a separate live episode for the west coast as well. Tonight’s episode is the third episode of the show’s ... [Read More]
‘Undateable’ Is the Most Compelling Live Comedy on TV
It’s no secret that NBC has been expanding on their slate of live television programs in an attempt to draw more viewers into, well, live viewing. Under this initiative, the network has found modest success in capturing the zeitgeist with annual musicals (The Sound of Music, Peter Pan, and soo... [Read More]
Episode #9: Ron Funches
Ron Funches knows he's a giggly teddy bear, but how much do you know about Ron Funches? Since moving from Portland, Ore., to Los Angeles, Funches has found success as a writer, actor and stand-up comedian, with roles on Comedy Central's Kroll Show, IFC's Portlandia, and now as Shelly -- one of the s... [Read More]
NBC reveals its fall comedy line-up with only an hour of primetime on Fridays with Undateable and People Are Talking
When it comes to television, and your show is on Friday night, that’s usually not a good sign. Well that’s the case with NBC and its primetime comedy line-up this fall. There will only be two comedies, one being a return and one brand new show, both set for Fridays. Undateable, which was... [Read More]