Lifetime Launches Search for ‘America’s Supernanny’

TV’s nanny mini-craze of the mid-’00s may be resurrected with the announcement Tuesday that Lifetime is getting into the nanny-show business with a new reality series. In fact, Lifetime’s new show – “America’s Supernanny” – is being adapted from the now-legendary “Supernanny” series that aired on ABC from 2005 to just last spring. Lifetime says […]

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Fran Drescher’s Gay Husband Inspires Sitcom Return

By Jill Jacobs NEW YORK (Reuters) – Fran Drescher’s new sitcom, “Happily Divorced,” offer viewers a glimpse into her real-life marital break-up after her husband of 18 years revealed he was gay. Created by Drescher and ex-husband Peter Marc Jacobsen, the comedy offers a modern-day twist on divorce: After her husband “comes out,” they are […]

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Sitcom Vets Returning In New Shows On TV Land

NEW YORK – Count Fran Drescher of “The Nanny” and Wayne Knight of “Seinfeld” among TV veterans returning in new sitcoms. TV Land network is announcing that Drescher will be back on the air with “Happily Divorced.” She will star as a florist who deals with dating after finding out her husband is gay. The […]

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Report: Fran Drescher to Launch New Talk Show

UPDATE: Fran Drescher is giving a talk show a whirl. Vulture confirms the actress has signed a deal for a syndicated daytime talk show to air on Fox-owned TV stations, starting right after Thanksgiving. The former ‘Nanny’ hinted in May that she was shopping around a new show. Beginning November 26th, the L.A.-based chatfest will […]

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