NBC Hangs Up on Dane Cook Comedy Series ‘Next Caller’

The new television season has another casualty, and the poor show hadn’t even aired yet! NBC has decided to ax mid-season comedy series “Next Caller,” according to Deadline.com. The series starred Dane Cook and centered around a trashy satellite radio DJ who is forced to work on-air with a peppy NPR feminist, the report said. […]

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Dane Cook Takes a Spin at DJ Pilot For NBC

Dane Cook is taking his act to the small screen. The “Good Luck Chuck” star has signed on to star in the NBC comedy pilot “Next Caller Please,” which will be executive-produced by “Weeds” veteran Stephen Falk. Cook will play Cam, a “a brash alpha male DJ” at a satellite radio station who’s paired with […]

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Dane Cook Developing Comedy for NBC

BY: Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Dane Cook is following the advice of fellow comic genius Steve Martin and getting small. At least, in terms of the medium on which he’ll play his craft. The “Good Luck Chuck” star has signed an overall talent deal with NBC, and is developing a half-hour comedy for […]

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‘Hawaii Five-0’ Books Cook as Danno’s Brother

High ‘Five’ to Dane Cook. The comedian has signed on for a guest starring gig on the CBS hit show “Hawaii Five-0,” reports Entertainment Weekly. Cook will play the brother of Scott Caan’s character, Danny “Danno” Williams. No details are yet available on the sibling storyline, but it’s reasonable to assume that wise-cracking runs in […]

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Neil Patrick Harris Shows He’s Game for Anything

NEW YORK – Spike TV says Neil Patrick Harris will host this year’s Video Game Awards. The star of stage, video games and TV’s ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ Harris will preside over the eighth annual celebration of gaming’s best, Spike TV announced Monday. Also expected are comedian Dane Cook, “Thor: God of Thunder” video-game […]

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