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CBS passes on How I Met Your Dad, releases The McCarthys trailer (Video)

CBS passes on How I Met Your Dad, releases The McCarthys trailer (Video)

By | May 16, 2014 at 12:24 pm | No comments

CBS has passed on the much-talked about highly-anticipated pilot How I Met Your Dad. The How I Met Your Mother spin-off series dominated trade headlines over the past seven months, including last week when the show was reportedly picked up. CBS executive Nina Tassler commented...

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FXX and FX cancels Jim Jefferies’ ‘Legit,’ Danny McBride’s ‘Chozen’ — RIP, two excellent shows

FXX and FX cancels Jim Jefferies’ ‘Legit,’ Danny McBride’s ‘Chozen’ — RIP, two excellent shows

By | May 16, 2014 at 11:55 am | 4 comments

Jim Jefferies' Legit and Danny McBride's animated series Chozen will not return to FX or FXX, after this season ends. The news came after FX Networks CEO John Landgraf, who has been pushing hard on creating original comedies for FX and its baby sister channel FXX, announced he...

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‘Two and a Half Men’ 12th season will be its last, Chuck Lorre promises ‘season long event’

‘Two and a Half Men’ 12th season will be its last, Chuck Lorre promises ‘season long event’

By | May 14, 2014 at 4:30 pm | One comment

Two and a Half Men, starring Ashton Kutcher and Jon Cryer, will end after the upcoming 12th season, CBS entertainment president Nina Tassler confirmed. The long-running sitcom, which also formerly starred Angus T. Jones and Charlie Sheen has survived the type of turmoil and...

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ABC’s ‘Black-ish,’ ‘Cristela, ‘Fresh Off the Boat’ a win for racial diversity in television comedy?

ABC’s ‘Black-ish,’ ‘Cristela, ‘Fresh Off the Boat’ a win for racial diversity in television comedy?

By | May 14, 2014 at 1:39 pm | 11 comments

ABC programming chief Paul Lee gave people a taste of the network's diverse slate of comedies for the 2014-15 season at its upfront presentation to advertisers. It showed off comedies starring black actors, hispanic females and a chubby Thai kid that saves ABC from any...

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Simpsons and Family Guy crossover coming to Fox

Simpsons and Family Guy crossover coming to Fox

By | May 12, 2014 at 4:48 pm | No comments

Homer Simpson, meet Peter Griffin. At their upfront presentation to advertisers on Monday, Fox exec Kevin Reilly announced that The Simpsons and Family Guy will (finally) appear together in a crossover show. The Simpson family will appear on a one-hour episode of Family Guy in...

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‘Modern Family’ paying for all New York weddings today, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet make announcement (Video)

‘Modern Family’ paying for all New York weddings today, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eric Stonestreet make announcement (Video)

By | May 12, 2014 at 11:39 am | No comments

Modern Family is ready to help New York City couples start their own family. NBC announced on Good Morning America that the Emmy Award-winning sitcom, which was recently renewed for a sixth season, will cover the cost of all marriage licenses and wedding ceremonies today at the...

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Parks And Recreation’s final season: Amy Poehler, Aubrey Plaza, Aziz Ansari will leave Pawnee after next season on NBC

Parks And Recreation’s final season: Amy Poehler, Aubrey Plaza, Aziz Ansari will leave Pawnee after next season on NBC

By | May 12, 2014 at 11:27 am | 2 comments

Amy Poheler's Leslie Knope, and the rest of the Parks & Recreation crew, will take its final bow at the end of the 2014-15 season, NBC announced. The mockumentary series, which first came on the air in 2009, was part of NBC's then-powerful Thursday night of comedies with The...

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Mike Tyson, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Black Jesus part of Adult Swim’s new comedy slate

Mike Tyson, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Black Jesus part of Adult Swim’s new comedy slate

By | May 12, 2014 at 10:07 am | No comments

After renewing Children's Hospital for a sixth season, Adult Swim has announced its full programming slate for the 2014-2015 season. It's filled with many new faces and returning favorites. In addition to Rob Corddry's hospital satire, The Eric Andre Show, Robot Chicken, The...

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Krysten Ritter, Elisha Cuthbert, Kate Walsh headline NBC comedies from Ellen DeGeneres, Will Ferrell

Krysten Ritter, Elisha Cuthbert, Kate Walsh headline NBC comedies from Ellen DeGeneres, Will Ferrell

By | May 9, 2014 at 6:16 pm | No comments

After canceling a slew of shows today, including cult favorite Community, NBC has picked up the Ellen DeGeneres comedy pilot One Big Happy to series. The multi-camera sitcom will start off as a midseason series with, according to reports, six episodes. Elisha Cuthbert and Nick...

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