Andy Daly has joined the growing ensemble of ABC’s family comedy pilot “Chunk & Bean,” Variety has learned. The comedian will co-star alongside the previously announced Anna Gunn (“Breaking Bad”) and…
Aside from offering a field day in terms of puns – how does one review a show titled "Review?" – Comedy Central's latest pre-"Daily Show" series nibbles around the edges of something really…
Scott Z. Burns is heading to the small screen, selling “Conspiracy” to NBC as a put pilot. Drama, based on 2012 film “The Conspiracy” from Christopher MacBride and producer Lee Kim, centers on a…
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You'd think Lorne Michaels might be able to relax. He just hired a whopping six new cast members (can anyone recall a season where he took in more than three?) to his late-night institution…
Vivid archival clips of Harlem in the '30s illuminate "The Savoy King," Jeff Kaufman's lively portrait of bandleader/drummer Chick Webb, whose music intersected with and rivaled that of jazz's most…
Andy Mooney, former chairman of Disney Consumer Products, has joined Outfit7 as an adviser to grow the company's mobile apps biz, which includes its popular "Talking Friends" app and characters.
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Nobody seethes any better than the irascible Lewis Black, so credit Comedy Central with harnessing all that combustible force into the foundation for a series, as opposed to just the occasional…
Comedy Central has greenlit pilot "The Root of All Evil," a faux-courtroom series hosted by "Daily Show" vet Lewis Black.
YouTube has churned out its first crossover viral video star. Carson Daly has signed Brooke "Brookers" Brodack to a talent/development deal, making the 20-year-old the first talent to emerge, in an…
HBO's monochromatic all-Hollywood spectrum of comedies has indulged in up-and-comers ("Entourage") and has-beens ("The Comeback") before reaching into the hasn't-been bin to deliver "Extras," the pay…