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Jessye Mc Garry

  1. This Week in Comedy: ‘The Pete Holmes Show’ Premieres, and NBC Orders 13 […]-NBC ordered 13 epsiodes of a comedy starring Ellie Kemper and co-created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock. The show is tentatively […]
  2. This Week in Comedy: Three Rejected Sitcoms and a ‘Parks and Rec’ Hiatus-Sarah Silverman released Susan 313, the pilot she made for NBC in 2012 that they didn’t pick up. -We looked at two more rejected pilots, the […]
  3. This Week in Comedy: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Are Hosting the Next Two […]-Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the Golden Globes for the next two years. -Kenan Thompson gave a quote about SNL’s lack of diversity, and […]
  4. This Week in Comedy: A Whole Lot of Ron Burgundy and Amy Poehler-Will Ferrell made SEVENTY Dodge ads as Ron Burgundy. Seriously, seventy. -Adult Swim has two pilots premiering this month: Tim & Eric’s […]
  5. This Week in Comedy: New Shows from John Mulaney and James Adomian-Fox orders John Mulaney’s pilot, Mulaney, to series after NBC passed on it. Elliott Gould, from the original pilot, won’t be returning, but […]
  6. This Week in Comedy: Fall TV Season Continues-It was the second week of fall TV season, with the premieres of South Park, Parks and Recreation, The Michael J. Fox Show, The Crazy Ones, and […]
  7. This Week in Comedy: The Fall TV Season Begins and ‘SNL’ Makes More Changes-Brooks Wheelan is SNL’s newest cast member, the sixth addition this season. Cecily Strong will join Seth Meyers behind the Update desk this […]
  8. This Week in Comedy: Chris Lilley Brings Back Ja’mie and Bob Odenkirk’s […]-Chris Lilley will return as Ja’mie from Summer Heights High in a new series called Ja’mie: Private School Girl, premiering on HBO November […]
  9. This Week in Comedy: Franco Got Roasted, FXX Debuted, and ‘Futurama’ Ended-Sarah Silverman wrote a touching obituary for her dog, Duck. -Andy Samberg  did an amazing job at Comedy Central’s Roast of James Franco. We […]