Is Brooklyn Nine-Nine Turning Into a Rom Com?

I love autumn: it’s TV’s cuffing season, when all sitcoms suddenly become rom coms. In both The Mindy Project’s Season 4 premiere earlier this month and Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s start to Season 3 this week, relationships got serious. For two seasons, Brooklyn Nine-Nine ran on the steam of detective Jake Peralta (Andy… »9/29/15 12:20pm9/29/15 12:20pm


I'm a Golden Girls Superfan, and You Should Be, Too

The Golden Girls, a sitcom that aired on NBC from 1985 to 1992, is currently on American television—specifically the cable channel Hallmark—three hours every weekday. At six episodes a day, you could watch the entire series in about six weeks, at which point Hallmark would pop in the disc one of their complete series… »9/18/15 1:00pm9/18/15 1:00pm

Adam Levine Is Producing Your Upcoming Least Favorite Sitcom

Let's play Mad Libs! "___ [name of pop singer who seems like he ironically wears a lot of gas station attendant shirts] to produce ___ - era [decade between the '80s and the aughts] sitcom about his childhood for ___ [failing network]. ___-writer [Fox cartoon about the Griffin family] signed on to pen pilot." »9/03/14 1:15pm9/03/14 1:15pm

Nasim Pedrad Exits SNL to Play Lady Lead in John Mulaney's Sitcom Pilot

Nasim Pedrad is leaving SNL to play the female lead on John Mulaney's unnamed autobiographical NBC comedy pilot. She'll join Mulaney, Martin Short, and Elliott Gould, to play Jane, a "sweet, intelligent and lazy grade school teacher who doesn't love her job and wants to make changes but she's addicted to… »4/03/13 1:20pm4/03/13 1:20pm

The Shit My Dad Says Guy Gets Another Sitcom, But Where Are All the Women Writers?

Justin Halpern is a lucky guy. His "Shit My Dad Says" Twitter scored him a sitcom deal about three months after he began the account. Unfortunately, after airing 18 episodes*, CBS pulled the plug and the show died a quick death. But don't cry for Halpern; he's already written a book called I Suck at Girls (ugh) that… »1/25/13 5:45pm1/25/13 5:45pm