Despite the odd amusing moments and an appealing cast, Andy Samberg vehicle "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" demonstrates the difference between a "Saturday Night Live" digital short and an actual pilot, much…
Dan Goor Pilot Project
At Variety‘s annual “Night in the Writers Room” event held Tuesday Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills, scribes from an eclectic mix of cable and broadcast series gathered to talk about their…
On paper, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" seems to break the laws of network television.
Pilot season was good for the major studios, which emerged from upfront week with orders for 50 new scripted comedy and drama series, up by more than 20% from last year. Production of new scripted…
Fox has picked up five guy-centric comedies, including the much-anticipated Andy Samberg-Andre Braugher detective vehicle “Brooklyn Nine Nine.” The series orders include Seth MacFarlane’s live-action…
Fear not, fans of TV shows at the farewell stage -- or at least, fear a little less. Thesps from departing series are landing roles left and right in 2013-14 TV projects.
Fox has formally greenlit an untitled comedy pilot from scribes Mike Schur and Dan Goor to star Andy Samberg.
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NBC has ordered a drama from "Lone Star" creator Kyle Killen and three more comedy pilots.
Army Archerd, whose 52-year run as a Daily Variety columnist made him unique among showbiz reporters, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of a rare form of mesothelioma, a lung cancer thought to be the…