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Comedy Central Wants a Lot More Roy Wood Jr.
Wood has a pilot, stand-up special, and digital series on the way.
CBS Orders Comedy Pilot Starring
Jane the Virgin
Alum Jaime Camil
Jane the Virgin
showrunner Jennie Snyder Urman will executive produce.
Lena Waithe Producing
How to Make Love to a Black Woman
The project is part of Waithe’s first-look deal with the network.
Lives! Nasim Pedrad Will Finally Play a 14-Year-Old Persian Boy
Fox originally ordered the pilot, starring Pedrad as Chad, in 2016.
game of thrones
Game of Thrones
Pilot Had Talking White Walkers
Also Joffrey was somehow worse.
Teach Us Not to Pre-Judge CBS’
Looks like we know who the real (detective) monsters are here.
Cazzie David’s Comedy Pilot
Is Headed to Amazon
David will star as a college student beset by “an endless chain of social disasters,” as is right and good.
NBC Elects to Order Kal Penn’s Immigration Comedy Pilot, Produced by Mike Schur
Penn stars as a former councilman called to help a group of immigrants newly arrived in New York City.
Do You Have a Moment to Talk About Bradley Whitford’s NBC Church Choir Pilot?
actor plays an Ivy League music professor in the comedy, formerly known as
All Together Now
NBC Orders Pilot From Your Favorite Future Sitcom Dad, Kenan Thompson
Does this mean he’s leaving
Ken Jeong and Shaquille O’Neal to Take on Odd Jobs in TBS Comedy Pilot
Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim are producing.
from the archives
Looking Back at Robert Smigel’s
Saturday TV Funhouse
Featuring a young Stephen Colbert as Grimy the Talking Outhouse.
Seth Meyers and His Brother Josh Are Making a Show at NBC
But only one Meyers will actually act in the show, because we can’t have two mischievous smiles at once.
Simon Rich’s Kristen Schaal Family Comedy Pilot Is Headed to ABC
It’s a sitcom “told from a child’s perspective,” which sounds like just the thing to take the edge off your ever-increasing anxiety.
Wyatt Cenac on the Eddie Murphy–Produced CBS Pilot
What’s Alan Watching?
The comedian looks back on the bizarre pilot featuring Eddie Murphy, George Carlin, Ellen Cleghorne, and more.
TNT Orders a Late-Night Pilot Hosted by Niecy Nash
Naked With Niecy Nash
is described as “a decidedly unique show with a late-night feel.”
Nate Bargatze and Jerrod Carmichael’s Comedy Pilot Moves From Fox to ABC
Carmichael is a very busy man these days.
Set to Make Rodeo Drama
Ron Howard Directing
Dark-Comedy Pilot at Paramount Network
It’s a U.S. adaptation of an Israeli series
Comedy Central Orders
Late-night Pilot Hosted by Abby Elliott
Ready for an Abby Elliott/
late-night talk show?
Adult Swim Orders ‘Three Busy Debras’ Pilot Produced by Amy Poehler
Mitra Jouhari, Sandy Honig, and Alyssa Stonoha AKA Three Busy Debras just landed a pilot order at Adult Swim. The network announced today that […]
Kathryn Hahn to Star in ‘Mrs. Fletcher’ HBO Comedy Pilot
Kathryn Hahn might have a new starring TV role. Deadline reports that HBO has given a pilot order to a comedy starring Hahn called Mrs. […]
Julie Klausner Joins the Cast of NBC Pilot ‘So Close’
Rejoice, Difficult People fans, because Julie Klausner might be returning to TV soon. Deadline reports that Klausner has signed on to star […]
Sinbad to Play Lil Rel Howery’s Dad in Fox Comedy Pilot ‘Rel’
Back in January, Fox added a half-hour comedy pilot starring Lil Rel Howery called Rel, and now the project has added another star to the cast. […]
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, and Brad Garrett to Star in ABC Comedy […]
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, and Brad Garrett have joined the cast of a comedy pilot in the works at ABC. According to Variety, the three […]
Sasheer Zamata and Sean Kleier to Star in NBC Comedy Pilot ‘So Close’
Saturday Night Live alum Sasheer Zamata has a new TV project in the works. Deadline reports that Zamata and Sean Kleier (Odd Mom Out) have […]
Freeform Orders ‘Girls Code’ Comedy Pilot Directed by Paul Feig
Paul Feig is directing a comedy pilot in the works at Freeform. The network announced today that it’s given a pilot order to Girls Code, which […]
Kat Dennings to Star in an ABC Comedy Pilot Based on ‘How May We Hate You?’
A TV adaptation of Anna Drezen and Todd Dakotah Briscoe’s book How May We Hate You? is getting a second chance on another network. According to […]
NBC Orders ‘Bright Futures’ Comedy Pilot from Kenya Barris
Black-ish creator Kenya Barris now has two comedy pilots in the works. According to The Hollywood Reporter, NBC has ordered a single-cam pilot […]
TBS Orders ‘Twenties’ Comedy Pilot from Lena Waithe
Master of None writer and The Chi creator Lena Waithe has a comedy project in the works at TBS. Deadline reports that the network has given a […]
Regina Hall, Casey Wilson, Paul Scheer, and More Join Showtime Pilot ‘Ball […]
Showtime’s comedy pilot Ball Street is rounding out its cast. The network announced today that Casey Wilson, Regina Hall, Paul Scheer, Kurt […]
Fox Orders ‘Bless This Mess’ Pilot from Liz Meriwether and Lake Bell
Liz Meriwether is keeping super busy these days. According to The Wrap, Fox has ordered a pilot produced by the New Girl creator and Lake Bell […]
NBC Orders an Amy Poehler-Produced Pilot from Aseem Batra
Amy Poehler is producing a single-cam pilot in the works at NBC. According to Deadline, the network has given a pilot order to an untitled […]
ABC Orders ‘Three Rivers’ Comedy Pilot from Sherry Bilsing-Graham and […]
ABC just added another comedy pilot. Deadline reports that the network has given a pilot order to a single-cam comedy from former Friends […]
ABC Orders ‘Single Parents’ and ‘Steps’ Comedy Pilots
Two new comedy pilots are in the works at ABC. According to Deadline, the network has given pilot orders to single-cam comedies called Single […]
Fox Orders Steve Dildarian Comedy Pilot ‘Dan the Weatherman’
Fox just added another comedy pilot – this time about how tough it is, apparently, to be a white guy in the world today. According to The […]
Fox Orders ‘Daddy Issues’ Comedy Pilot Produced by Liz Meriwether
New Girl’s Liz Meriwether has a new pilot in the works at Fox. According to Deadline, the network has given a pilot order to a comedy produced […]
CBS Orders Pilots for
Cagney & Lacey
Cop shows and reboots are 2018’s peanut butter and chocolate.
NBC Orders Four Multi-Cam Comedy Pilots from Mike Schur, Sean Hayes, and […]
NBC just added four multi-cam comedy pilots – the first four comedy pilot orders of the 2018-2019 season. According to The Wrap, the network […]
Fox Orders ‘Rel’ and ‘Our People’ Comedy Pilots
Fox has two new comedy pilots in the works. According to Deadline, the network has given pilot orders to a single-cam comedy titled Our People […]
’s Lil Rel Howery Set to Star in New Fox Sitcom Pilot
The network also placed pilot orders for a comedy produced by Lee Daniels and an hour-long musical drama.
Hulu Orders ‘Search and Destroy’ Comedy Pilot from Carrie Brownstein
Carrie Brownstein has a new comedy series in development. According to Deadline, Hulu has given a pilot order to a half-hour comedy written and […]
truTV Announces a Pile of Premiere Dates, New Series, and Shows in […]
Lots of news just broke over at truTV. When it comes to returning series, the network confirmed premiere dates for Guy Branum’s Talk Show the […]
ABC Will Air the ‘90s-Set ‘Goldbergs’ Spin-Off Pilot Later This Month
It’s not common for a major network to air a pilot of a show it didn’t order to series, but its 1990s-set Goldbergs spin-off is a lucky […]
Watch Chelsea Peretti, Shonali Bhowmik, Heather Lawless, and Andrea […]
If you’re looking for a temporary escape from all of the terrible news this week, look no further than the above video comedy group Variety […]
Three New Comedy Pilots Debut on Amazon Next Month
Amazon premieres three new comedy pilots next month. According to Deadline, the streaming network announced its fall pilot lineup, which […]
HBO Orders a Space Comedy Pilot from Armando Iannucci
Veep creator Armando Iannucci has a new show in the works at HBO. According to Deadline, the network has given a pilot order to a show created, […]
Watch the Series Premiere of ABC’s New Sitcom ‘The Mayor’ Early
ABC wants to give viewers a head start with its new comedy The Mayor. Ordered to series back in May, the show officially debuts on Tuesday, […]
Amazon Orders an Untitled Comedy Series Starring Fred Armisen and Maya […]
Amazon has a few new comedy projects in development, including a new series starring frequent SNL collaborators Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph. […]
Don Cheadle and Andrew Rannells to Star in ‘Ball Street’ Showtime Pilot […]
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have a new TV project in the works. Showtime just announced that the two will produce and direct an upcoming […]