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Whitney and the Triumph Against the Discrimination of Sexy Women

This article argues that Whitney Cummings represents a new breed of sexy lady standups, boldly wearing makeup where no female standup has worn makeup before (onstage, I guess). Apparently, in the past, women standups couldn't be pretty because [...]

By Hallie Cantor

Let’s Talk About the Whitney Pilot, Shall We?

First of all, let me just said that I am very pleased that the Whitney pilot reflected little of the “WOMEN ARE THE WORLD’S CURSE” pitch that has appeared on the sides of every bus for the last few months. I thought I was going to have to get [...]

By Halle Kiefer

Can Whitney Survive Its Ad Campaign? A Discussion

Adam: Can we talk about these Whitney ads? Will anyone who has seen them watch the show? Because they are truly awful. I feel like they're going to kill the show off before anyone even sees it.

By Adam Frucci and Halle Kiefer

NBC’s Fall Premiere Schedule Unveiled

Mark your calendars: NBC's comedy lineup is coming back in mid-September. Up All Night and Free Agents premiere on Wednesday, September 14th at 10pm, and then the following Wednesday they hit their regular time slots at 8pm. The next night, [...]

By Adam Frucci

Whitney Cummings Defends the Laugh Track of Whitney

Standup Whitney Cummings had a pretty great pilot season. NBC picked up Whitney, her show that she'll write and star in, and she also co-developed Two Broke Girls, which CBS picked up. But since trailers for Whitney came online, she's been [...]

By Adam Frucci

The Full Rundown on NBC’s Six New Sitcoms

NBC is set to pick up a whopping six new comedies for next season, virtually guaranteeing that there will be a second comedy night on the network. Here's what to look forward to:

By Adam Frucci