Wednesday Comedies Go Cameo Crazy

ABC and NBC comedies brought out the big guns Wednesday night with a parade of top-tier guest stars. On “Up All Night,” we were introduced to Reagan’s (Christina Applegate) annoying psychoanalyst parents, played by Blythe Danner and Richard Schiff. “Modern Family” saw the return of Chazz Palminteri as Jay’s friend Shorty, and his cleavage-heavy girlfriend […]

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‘Modern Family’ Tops Nightly TV Ratings

Tim Kenneally Thu Oct 20, 2011 3:17pm EDT LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – With statistics for Game 1 of the World Series on Fox still pending, ABC’s “Modern Family” currently has the top ratings for Wednesday night, while ABC and CBS are tied for an overall win, according to preliminary numbers. ABC began its night at […]

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NBC Gives Full-Season Orders to Comedies ‘Up All Night’ and ‘Whitney’

NBC has ordered full-season pickups of freshman comedies  “Whitney” and “Up All Night,” the network announced Tuesday. “We made comedy an important goal for us this season and I’m very pleased to be making full-season commitments to both ‘Whitney’ and ‘Up All Night’,” said NBC entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt. “We’re thrilled with the creative direction […]

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