Before Zooey Deschanel joined the cast of Fox's "The New Girl" in 2011, she wasn't exactly looking for a full-time television series. She had already guest-starred on plenty of established shows…
Jessica St. Clair
Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham certainly merit points for perseverance. Having co-created and starred in the short-lived, modestly appealing NBC sitcom "Best Friends Forever," they migrate…
Emmy winner Larry Wilmore takes on the role of an OB/GYN as a guest star on an upcoming episode of USA Network's new comedy "Playing House." The laffer traces the lives of childhood best friends…
USA Network has given series orders to original comedies "Sirens" and "Playing House" in a bid to broaden its programming appeal and make the most of its pricey investment in "Modern Family" reruns.
In a pre-Cannes move, Pierce Brosnan, Jessica Alba and Kristin Scott Thomas have signed to star in indie romantic comedy "How to Make Love to an Englishman," with production starting in early…
Although there are moments when it feels the plot might move in unexpected directions, in the end, the expected cliches reign.
Having pulled the improv equivalent of streaking through a mosque with "Borat's" ambush tactics, Sacha Baron Cohen retreats behind the veil of scripted comedy in "The Dictator."
Having exhibited promise in supporting roles, former Upright Citizens Brigade castmates Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham have created their own sitcom vehicle, "Best Friends Forever," exploring…
Summaries of series for sale internationally
Primetime comedy is all about finding unique characters with a specific voice. Next season, the nets are increasingly banking on projects from hyphenates who will shape that voice on both sides of…