Start right now. Viewership is higher than ever before in its third season and, more importantly, people are starting to recognize the subversive charm of a show that represents that swath of America between the two coasts.
Audiences might have short memories, but the success of “Last Man Standing” proves that Tim Allen exists in a rare class of Teflon primetime royalty. Even though a dozen years elapsed between the finale of “Home Improvement” and the premiere of his latest sitcom, “LMS”—which stars Allen as Mike Baxter, a macho husband and father […]
The return of a TV veteran in a series whose huge ratings took everyone by surprise leads this week’s “Top Five.” 1) Tim Allen, a handy man to have around: It’s been a few days now since the former star of “Home Improvement” returned to TV in his new sitcom, “Last Man Standing,” but we’re […]
Hey, men – are you ready to take masculinity counseling from Tim Allen? If you are, then his new comedy series, “Last Man Standing,” is for you. “Last Man Standing,” premiering Tuesday night (Oct. 11) at 8/7c on ABC, has Allen starring as the manly dad of a household of all women – a wife […]
Upon first look at the pilot for Tim Allen’s new ABC sitcom “Last Man Standing,” it appears that it’s just a variation of the show that made the comedian famous – “Home Improvement.” And, guess what? That’s a-okay with Mr. Allen. “That’s exactly what that is,” Allen told a room of reporters at TCA Monday […]
Patricia Richardson begins our phone conversation like any good mother would – by asking about me. How’s life? How’s my job? How’s the family? The 60-year-old actress, who starred as matriarch Jill Taylor on the hit ’90s sitcom “Home Improvement,” proved to be everything I wanted in a TV mom, but nothing I had expected […]
Home Improvement In celebration of the 20th anniversary of one of ABC TV’s highest rated family comedy series of the 1990’s, Walt Disney Studios unveils the complete DVD collection of the beloved sitcom ‘Home Improvement.’ Just in time for Father’s Day, this incredible limited edition collection is packaged as a stunning red toolbox that includes […]
What makes a sitcom lineup great? It’s a question we’ve set out to answer now that NBC has taken the unusual step of cramming six comedies onto the air in a single night on Thursdays – starting with “Community” at 8/7c, followed by the new “Perfect Couples,” “The Office,” “Parks & Recreation,” “30 Rock” (at […]