Fox Exec: ‘Allen Gregory’ Canceled, ‘Fringe’s Future Looks Bleak

“We will not be making any more ‘Allen Gregorys,’” Fox’s President Kevin Reilly announced Sunday at the Television Critics Association Press Tour in Pasadena. Reilly said the new animated series, featuring the voice of Jonah Hill, was “creatively challenging” for the network. Although not quite on the chopping block just yet, Reilly also addressed concerns […]

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‘Allen Gregory,’ ‘Amazing Race’ Slip on Slow Night

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Most programing took a hit Sunday night as the Thanksgiving weekend drew to a close, with Fox’s new animated series “Allen Gregory” and CBS’ reality standby “The Amazing Race” taking particularly big hits. Meanwhile, NBC took a predictable win for the night based on “Sunday Night Football,” according […]

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Jonah Hill Takes on TV Cartoon ‘Allen Gregory’

BY: Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Ay Carumba! Bart Simpson better watch out because there’s a new kid on Fox competing for attention of TV fans on Sunday nights. “Allen Gregory,” brought to life by “Superbad” actor Jonah Hill, debuts on Fox this Sunday telling of a pretentious boy named Allen Gregory, who struggles […]

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Jonah Hill And Hannibal Buress Sell Sitcom To Fox

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Jonah Hill and Fox are developing quite the cozy relationship: The star of the animated “Allen Gregory” has sold another project to the network starring TV writer and stand-up comedian Hannibal Buress. Hill, who created, executive produces and voices “Allen Gregory,” will write the new comedy with Buress, […]

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Ryan Reynolds Leads Fox’s Celebrity Guest-Voice List

By John Sellers LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Green Lantern” star Ryan Reynolds will guest star on the animated “Family Guy” playing a character who “becomes obsessed with Peter Griffin,” according to a Fox announcement made Friday at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour. Six more words used by Fox to describe upcoming guest voices: […]

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Fox Orders ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Animated Series

As campaign ads clutter the airwaves, Fox has announced it’s giving the “Vote for Pedro” push new life. The 2004 cult hit ‘Napoleon Dynamite,’ which featured the campaign, has received a TV series order – in cartoon form, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Gosh. The film’s cast, including star Jon Heder, is signed up as […]

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