When Robin Williams starts riffing, complete with accents and slightly dated references to current events, do you laugh or groan? Were you a fan of “Ally McBeal,” “Boston Legal” or any of David Kelley’s other quirky shows? Does your love of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” make you a Sarah Michelle Gellar fan for life? Your […]
The new CBS sitcom “The Crazy Ones” from David E. Kelley (“Boston Legal,” “The Practice” and “Ally McBeal”) stars several A-Listers: Robin Williams, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kelly Clarkson in a memorable guest appearance, and, perhaps the best known of all, McDonald’s.
By LYNN ELBER LOS ANGELES (AP) — After putting yet another wearying, bitterly fought national election behind us, do we really need a sitcom set in the White House? Yes, said Jason Winer, a creator of NBC’s newcomer “1600 Penn,” because it’s about a family in a colorful setting, not politics, and because it’s a […]
“We thought: What is an amazing contrasting place to putting a bull in a china shop and we thought the White House is kind of the biggest china shop there is,” explains creator/executive producer Jason Winer.
By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – NBC has given a put pilot commitment to a comedy about a dysfunctional presidential family that is co-created by a former speechwriter for President Obama, one of the stars of “The Book of Mormon,” and a “Modern Family” writer. Twentieth Century Fox Television’s “1600 Penn” is also executive […]
The 2010 Emmy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Fallon, are over now, and here are all the winners. Mad Men and Modern Family took the top honors for Outstanding Drama and Comedy, respectively, and the latter scored two other Emmys, including the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy for Eric Stonestreet. Glee only took home two […]