While hit TV shows sometimes make blockbuster films ("Mission Impossible," "21 Jump Street"), the reverse hasn't held true of late. "Friday Night Lights" may well have ushered in the trend: The…
April is a tough month to launch a new series, and while there weren’t a lot of sparks generated by Thursday’s two premieres, CBS’ “Bad Teacher” got off to a solid-enough start while ABC’s “Black Box”…
CBS follows its relatively rare trip into single-camera comedy, "The Crazy Ones," with the appealing "Bad Teacher," buoyed by stage actress Ari Graynor's head-turning performance (regardless of the…
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Star Ari Graynor likens CBS’ new half-hour laffer "Bad Teacher" to a 1980's throwback comedy that both adults and children can watch together. "There's nothing dirty in it which is so rare these…
New CBS comedy “Bad Teacher” is headed for a Thursday timeslot while returning drama “Unforgettable” will make its home on Friday, according to some spring sked moves announced by the Eye on Friday…
Sony is going back to school moving forward with a sequel to its 2011 raunchy hit comedy “Bad Teacher,” with Jake Kasdan returning to direct. Pic is being developed for Cameron Diaz, though the…
CBS has added a sixth new comedy to its 2013-14 season slate, giving a series order to Sony Pictures TV’s adaptation of the 2011 Cameron Diaz starrer “Bad Teacher.” DEVELOPMENT SCORECARD: Track…
"Bad Teacher," starring Cameron Diaz as a smokin' hot but oh-so-bad teacher, grossed $215 worldwide and proved that, while most sex symbols are just not that funny and most comediennes are not that…
"Bad Teacher" is putting traditional distribution strategy to the test.
FX added to its stable of 2011 box office leaders by acquiring commercial TV premiere rights to "Bad Teacher."
Never underestimate the power of boys and their toys.