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Fox renews The Simpsons for two more seasons

Fox renews The Simpsons for two more seasons

By | October 7, 2011 at 9:15 pm | One comment

A salary dispute that threatened to end production of The Simpsons has been resolved. Fox just released a statement confirming that the long-running animated comedy will exist long enough to have its 24th and 25th seasons. This morning, Simpsons cast member Harry Shearer...

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Dear Fox: Give “The Simpsons” cast what they deserve

Dear Fox: Give “The Simpsons” cast what they deserve

By | October 7, 2011 at 6:20 pm | No comments

Follow any contract negotiation in the entertainment sector down the proverbial rabbit hole and it all ends up being about one thing: a piece of the pie. In movies, TV, music, sports, and a litany of other things that require some sort of talent management/representation, what...

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Party Down’s Lizzy Caplan joins Zooey Deschanel in “New Girl”

Party Down’s Lizzy Caplan joins Zooey Deschanel in “New Girl”

By | October 5, 2011 at 5:46 pm | No comments

Fox’s New Girl starring Zooey Deschanel is a huge hit, but apparently one hipster dream girl at a time isn’t enough for some viewers. The show is bringing in Party Down’s Lizzy Caplan for three episodes. Caplan will guest star as Julia Baker, a new love interest for...

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Fox orders 11 more episodes of “New Girl” with Zooey Deschanel

Fox orders 11 more episodes of “New Girl” with Zooey Deschanel

By | September 28, 2011 at 4:51 pm | 2 comments

So, what do execs do when when a new comedy series debuts as your network’s highest rated Fall show in the last 10 years and then follows up with a second episode that garners slightly lower numbers but still way more than was expected? Well, gosh darn it, you immediately...

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Wendi McLendon-Covey snags role in Fox’s “I Hate My Teenage Daughter”

Wendi McLendon-Covey snags role in Fox’s “I Hate My Teenage Daughter”

By | September 13, 2011 at 11:03 pm | One comment

Most comedy nerds, including myself, will always remember Wendi McLendon-Covey as Deputy Clementine Johnson, the slutty, mouthy officer on Comedy Central's Reno 911! But since her time on the cult hit ended in 2008, her career has been blowing up. And that means we'll all just...

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Three networks fighting over Sarah Silverman’s new show

Three networks fighting over Sarah Silverman’s new show

By | August 17, 2011 at 4:34 pm | 2 comments

Everybody Loves Sarah. Get it? I used part of the name of a incredibly popular television show and swapped out the titular character's name with the first name of another comedian-- all in order to illustrate that there's a bidding war going down on Sarah Silverman's developing...

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Adam Carolla’s “Crank Yankers” character, Birchum gets new life at Fox

Adam Carolla’s “Crank Yankers” character, Birchum gets new life at Fox

By | August 15, 2011 at 10:35 am | No comments

Former Man Show host and current podcast king Adam Carolla has teamed up with former King of the Hill executive producers John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky to start work on The Birchums, an animated series which has landed a presentation order from Fox. The Birchums is based on...

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Demetri Martin working on animated series for Fox

Demetri Martin working on animated series for Fox

By | August 12, 2011 at 2:04 pm | 2 comments

If all goes according to plan, multi-faceted comedian Demetri Martin will join a long, successful tradition of animated comedy at Fox, which boasts The Simpsons, Family Guy and most recently Bob's Burgers. According to Deadline, Martin is finalizing a deal with the network,...

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Sketch comedy show “In The Flow with Affion Crockett” debuts Sunday on Fox; let’s watch a preview!

Sketch comedy show “In The Flow with Affion Crockett” debuts Sunday on Fox; let’s watch a preview!

By | August 10, 2011 at 4:04 pm | One comment

Early last month, we got the first glimpse of a new sketch comedy show coming to Fox, In The Flow with Affion Crockett. A master of impressions and characters, the titular TV veteran will take on most of the acting duties himself. Perhaps this is Fox's way of getting back the...

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