Tag Archives: Comedy

Anna Camp & Christina Hendricks Join Comedy EGG

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Motherhood comedy Egg has cast Anna Camp and Christina Hendricks. They will be joined by Alysia Reiner, David Alan Basche and Gbenga Akinnagbe. Reiner will play a conceptual artist while Akinnagbe will play her passive-aggressive feminist husband presenting a radical alternative to motherhood. Hendricks will portray her pregnant art school rival with Basche playing her money-hungry spouse. Camp […]

Comedy DOWNWARD DOG Cancelled By ABC

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Downward Dog has been officially cancelled by ABC after 6 episodes of its 8 episode first season. The ratings were steady but not amazing and according to a statement from the creators the decision came down to financial reasons. The story however is not over yet though as the show is being offered to other […]

WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER: TEN YEARS LATER Official Trailer

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Netflix have released a new trailer and given us a date for Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later. Welcome to the Camp Firewood 10 Year Reunion! From David Wain and Michael Showalter, the filmmakers that brought the original 2001 cult classic and the 2015 acclaimed prequel series by the same name, Wet Hot American […]

Freeform Acquires Marvel’s NEW WARRIORS Comedy

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Freeform has snapped up a live action comedy based on Marvel’s New Warriors comic. New Warriors is about six young people with powers living and working together. Not quite super, not yet heroes and with powers and abilities on the opposite end of the spectrum of The Avengers, the New Warriors want to make a […]

SENIOR MOMENT Casts William Shatner As Star

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William Shatner is set to star in independent romantic comedy Senior Moment. Shatner plays a retired Top Gun Navy pilot who tested aircraft for NASA. After speeding around town in his vintage convertible hot rod with his best friend in tow, he gets caught in a major crackdown to get dangerous senior drivers off the […]

Eva Longoria To Star In Comedy TYPE-A

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Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives) has nabbed the lead on new Fox comedy pilot Type-A. Type-A is a workplace comedy about a group of consultants hand-picked to do the dirty work most professionals can’t handle: layoffs, downsizing, generally delivering horrible news. To everyone else, they’re the enemy – to one another, they’re family. Longoria will play Axler, […]

Pilot THIN ICE Casts Ian Harding

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Fox comedy pilot Thin Ice has cast Ian Harding (Pretty Little Liars) as a regular. The comedy which is set on an Antartica research station follows a receptionist (played by Bridgit Mendler) in her new role. Harding will portray Andrew, the Antarctica-based research team’s station manager who’s trying his best to adjust to his new gig […]

ABC Adds Two More Pilots

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ABC are adding to their pilot slate with the latest offerings hailing from Ellen DeGeneres and Aaron Kaplan. Charlie Foxtrot hails from scribe Sam Sklaver, a writer/producer on ABC’s “American Housewife.” Aaron Kaplan and Dana Honor of Kapital Entertainment are serving as executive producers. The single-camera comedy follows Captain Charlie Taylor, a cautious, lovable dentist stationed at […]

Fox Greenlights GHOSTED Comedy Pilot

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Fox have picked up a pilot starring Craig Robinson and Adam Scott called Ghosted. Ghosted centers on a cynical skeptic (Robinson), and a genius “true believer” in the paranormal (Scott), who are recruited by The Bureau Underground to look into the rampant “unexplained” activity in Los Angeles – all while uncovering a larger mystery that […]

NBC Pilots Comedy Roundup

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Let’s break down the Pilot season news from NBC so far with a number of new comedy offering from noted comedy actors. Read on for a summary of what to expect so you can choose which show or shows you want to root for. Creators and contributors include Mindy Kaling, Tina Fey and Bill Lawrence. […]