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The Church of Scientology Is About to Release Their Own TV Network
The content appears to be, as you might have guessed, pretty Scientology-heavy.
the tv industry
This Is Must-See TV: NBC Moving
This Is Us
It’s an old-school scheduling power play.
The 10 Most Absurd Loglines From the Fall TV Pilot Season
Disasters! Illusions! Zach Braff!
Adam Pally: ‘The Young Talent That I Know, They Don’t Want to Go to […]
Adam Pally recently sat down with Vanity Fair for an interview about his new movie role in Slow Learners and some of the many projects he’s […]
Paul Scheer’s New Podcast Network Wolfpop Launches Today
Great news for fans of Paul Scheer and pop culture podcasts: Today is launch day for Scheer’s brand new podcast network Wolfpop, a media and […]
The TV Networks’ Comedy Depth Charts
How committed are your favorite TV networks to making you laugh? While some networks are happy to stick with a tried and true formula, others […]
Louis C.K. Signs an Exclusive Deal with FX to Develop New Shows
Louis C.K. will be staying at FX for a while. The comedian/filmmaker just signed a new multi-year deal with FX to exclusively develop pilots […]
Fox Orders John Mulaney’s Show to Series
It looks like John Mulaney’s sitcom has found a home. THR reports that the Fox network has ordered the comedy, titled Mulaney, to series after […]
FX’s Sister Channel FXX to Launch Sept. 2nd in 72 Million Homes
FXX, a new cable network that’s a sister channel to FX, is set to debut in two weeks on Monday, September 2nd, at 7 AM ET/PT. The channel will […]
‘American Dad!’ Is Jumping to TBS in 2014
Fox’s long-running sitcom American Dad! is jumping from the broadcast network to a cable one next year. Deadline reports that the series will […]
USA Passes on ‘Happy Endings’; Studio in Talks with Other Distributors
ABC canceled its critically-acclaimed but low-rated sitcom Happy Endings last month after three seasons, and cable channel USA went into […]
The President of ABC Explains His Decision to Cancel ‘Happy Endings’
“I do think Happy Endings is absolutely on brand. What we found was it was just too narrow. It was a very hard decision because, as you know, I […]
9 Comedy Pilots We Hope Get Picked Up This Year
Next week, the TV networks are set to unveil their new fall lineups, officially announcing which shows are coming back and which new shows will […]
FX Is Officially Launching the All-Comedy Channel FXX in September, […]
Cable network FX officially announced today plans to start up a new channel focused on comedy programming called FXX this fall, anchored by […]
Fox Is Planning to Split FX Into Two Networks: FX and FXX
Fox executives are planning to split Fox’s cable network FX in two this fall. If the arrangement goes through, FX will stay where it’s at, but […]
NBC President Talks Comedy Changes: ‘The Farm,’ ‘Parks and Rec,’ […]
This has been a transitional season for NBC’s comedy department, with the network seemingly abandoning developing hip young shows like Parks […]
Networks Buy New Comedies from Jake Johnson, Steve Dildarian, and Everyone […]
We’re still in the midst of the Big Four networks’ development season, in which they’re all buying up new pilots to turn into potential shows […]
New Pilot Roundup: Paranormal Cops, Hollywood Assistants, and a Comedy […]
TV’s fall development season is still going strong, with all of the major networks still buying up new pilots that might end up picking up to […]
Should the Traditional TV Season Still Be a Thing?
The big networks’ fall TV season kicks into high gear this week with a string of new comedies and dramas set to make their debuts, but a New […]
Can Broadcast Networks Ever Compete Again in the Emmys?
And does it matter?
See What It Would Look Like If TV Channels Were Your Family
wears a neck scarf inside.
Louis C.K. Walks Through the Misery of Making a Television Pilot
Here’s something Louis C.K. wrote in 2006 about the process of making a TV pilot. Honestly, it sounds so painful it’s a wonder anyone wants to […]
NBC Picks Up
Parks and Recreation
will be in our lives for at least another eight months.