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‘Community’ and ‘Whitney’ are not returning to NBC on Oct. 19 (Update)

‘Community’ and ‘Whitney’ are not returning to NBC on Oct. 19 (Update)

By | October 8, 2012 at 9:44 pm | 2 comments

Thousands of dedicated fans (humans) will not be happy to hear that, despite its official scheduling announcement in June and a trailer released in August hyping its fourth season, NBC has decided cult favorite Community will not return to the network on Oct. 19. The...

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Comedian Tommy Johnagin on his deal with NBC: In five to seven years I can start being a real a**hole

Comedian Tommy Johnagin on his deal with NBC: In five to seven years I can start being a real a**hole

By | October 5, 2012 at 4:59 pm | No comments

Comedian Tommy Johnagin has landed a television deal with NBC to develop a sitcom centered around his life as a not-yet-married, co-habitating new father. Johnagin would star in the show and will co-write the script with Mike Pennie, who's known mostly for his work on My Name Is...

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Ricky Gervais teaches Jimmy Fallon how to create a vase with fake hands (Video)

Ricky Gervais teaches Jimmy Fallon how to create a vase with fake hands (Video)

By | September 27, 2012 at 5:15 pm | No comments

After a fun chat with Ricky Gervais about how he performs stand-up all over the world and his appearance on Jerry Seinfeld’s new Web series and his new iPhone app, his forthcoming straight-to-Netflix dramedy show Derek and after an uncomfortably long tangent about pedophiles,...

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Stephen Colbert will guest star on The Office!

Stephen Colbert will guest star on The Office!

By | September 20, 2012 at 5:19 pm | No comments

We're only hours away from the premiere of the final season of The Office (9 pm ET), -- and NBC has promised some high-octane storylines and shenanigans -- and now we get this news: The mighty Stephen Colbert will guest star on the Oct. 25 Halloween episode! According to...

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Preview the new seasons of Up All Night, Parks and Rec and The Office (Videos)

Preview the new seasons of Up All Night, Parks and Rec and The Office (Videos)

By | September 20, 2012 at 12:44 pm | No comments

It’s a big night for comedy, folks, as a trio of our favorite shows premiere tonight on NBC. The newcomer Up All Night with Will Arnett, Christina Applegate and Maya Rudolph is entering its sophomore season at 8:30 pm ET, The Office – in its ninth and final season –...

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John McCain on Amy Poehler: She’s such a talented actress (Video)

John McCain on Amy Poehler: She’s such a talented actress (Video)

By | September 14, 2012 at 3:20 pm | No comments

You probably know by now that our favorite group of Pawnee municipal employees take a trip to Washington D.C. on the new season of Parks and Recreation. Our main woman Leslie Knope is now officially a politician, after all-- having defeated the swarmy, in-it-because-he’s bored...

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Donald Glover and Emmy winning 30 Rock producer are developing a comedy series for NBC

Donald Glover and Emmy winning 30 Rock producer are developing a comedy series for NBC

By | September 14, 2012 at 11:29 am | 3 comments

One half of comedy's favorite television nerd bromance (Troy + Abed), Donald Glover, is producing a comedy series for NBC! It seems Glover -- also known as Childish Gambino in the hip-hop world -- is busying himself outside of the stand-up comedy world and playing Troy on...

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Jay Leno takes a 50 percent pay cut, renews with Tonight Show through 2014

Jay Leno takes a 50 percent pay cut, renews with Tonight Show through 2014

By | September 10, 2012 at 2:26 pm | 7 comments

A few weeks ago, we learned 20 staffers were laid off from the Tonight Show and that Jay Leno took a “tremendous” pay cut in order to prevent additional employee cuts. And now we know just how “tremendous” that cut was: 50 percent! The Wall Street Journal today reports...

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Watch the entire first episode of NBC’s ‘The New Normal’ now, before its Sept. 11 premiere

Watch the entire first episode of NBC’s ‘The New Normal’ now, before its Sept. 11 premiere

By | August 29, 2012 at 1:31 pm | One comment

Salt Lake City's NBC affiliate may have banned The New Normal from airing in and around their gay-hating, Mormon-soaked, God-fearing city but they cannot ban the Internet. The more human citizens of that locale will be able to peep the show, which centers around a gay couple...

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