Will Arnett and Christina Applegate in Up All Night (NBC)

Christina Applegate Quits NBC’s ‘Up All Night’

Christina Applegate is leaving “Up All Night” after two seasons in a major set back for the NBC sitcom. The surprising announcement came Friday afternoon, just weeks after creator Emily Spivey departed the series (which may have played a part in Applegate’s decision), and leaves some big questions about the struggling show’s future. “It’s been […]

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‘Up All Night’ Takes a Page from ‘Happy Days’

NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – “Up All Night” is switching from a single camera to multicam format, making a transition formerly made by the classic sitcom “Happy Days.” The series, which stars Christina Applegate and Will Arnett as harried new parents and Maya Rudolph as Applegate’s self-absorbed boss, will shut down for three months after taping […]

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Sean Hayes to Guest on ‘Up All Night’

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Will & Grace” star Sean Hayes has been cast on the upcoming second season of the NBC comedy “Up All Night.” The show’s Facebook page has posted that Hayes will star in a multi-episode arc and will portray the “former accompanist” of talk-show host Ava Alexander, played by Maya Rudolph. No […]

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Ratings: ‘Big Bang’ and ‘Idol’ Tie; Fox Wins Night

On a Thursday night that continued a week of declining broadcast ratings, Fox’s “American Idol” and CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory” tied for first in the key demographic, while “Idol” gave Fox an overall win for the night, according to preliminary numbers.

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