ABC is streaming pilots for its three new fall comedies -- "The Goldbergs," "Trophy Wife" and "Back in the Game" -- via WatchABC.com, the Watch ABC mobile app and Hulu three weeks ahead of their…
FX has given a 10-episode series order to a comedy starring Kelsey Grammer and Martin Lawrence. Series is produced by Lionsgate TV under distrib Debmar-Mercury's “10/90″ deal format that calls for…
For Oprah Winfrey and her eponymous network, it's a long way from “Live your best life” to “Throw on Tyler Perry shows and hope something sticks.” Winfrey might be a big fan of Perry's work — she…
In a nod to sitcoms of the past that were based on the stand-ups of their respective eras, NBC is ordering a multicam pilot based on the comedy and life of John Mulaney.
FX laffers have found their stride thanks to not only to the strong creative talent on each series, but also due to the trio of execs guiding each show.
Bruce Helford has produced a whole lot of television in his 30 years in the primetime trenches.
This season's freshman series formed one of the most diverse rookie slates TV has seen
Genre's U.S. revival plays out in fits and starts internationally
CBS comedies again claimed the top four spots in the demo rankings Monday , led by No. 1 show ''Two and a Half Men'' -- but were down a bit week to week, while ABC kicked off the night with an…
Comedy is, at its core, a suicide mission. It has to find completely original material without pushing the kind of extreme buttons that offend audiences, but it also can't risk the worse fate of not…