FX Renews Comedies ‘Wilfred,’ ‘Louie’ and ‘It’s Always Sunny’

FX has renewed three of its most successful comedies. Freshman hit “Wilfred,” starring Elijah Wood, has been picked up for a 13-episode second season. “Louie,” created by and starring Emmy-nominated comedian Louis C.K., has been renewed for a 13-episode third season. Long-running comedy “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” has been renewed for two more seasons […]

Continue Reading

FX’s Fall Schedule: ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Returns September 6

By John Sellers NEW YORK (TheWrap) – FX will kick off its fall season on September 6 with the 90-minute, season-four premiere of “Sons of Anarchy,” the network announced Wednesday. Other premiere dates for FX’s returning series: “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” comes back for its seventh season September 15, “The League” begins season three […]

Continue Reading

Major Changes In Store for ‘Louie’

Expect some major changes – and a guest appearance from Joan Rivers – during season two of the FX comedy “Louie” (Thursdays, 10:30 p.m.). “If you missed the whole first season, it really doesn’t matter,” star and creator Louis C.K. tells us. “This season is like a whole other product.” For starters, his character Louie […]

Continue Reading

Elijah Wood Comedy Debut Sets FX Ratings Record

FX scored its best-ever comedy ratings with the debut of “Wilfred” Thursday night. The dog-gone comedy starring Elijah Wood – as a troubled single guy who imagines his neighbor’s dog is talking to him – drew 2.55 million viewers to the Fox-owned cable channel last Thursday at 10-10:30 p.m. (9-9:30c), FX said late Friday. That’s […]

Continue Reading

Two Comedies Push Boundaries of Hilarity on FX

For proof that just about anything goes on TV these days, just check out the two comedies on FX Thursday night. The two – one new and the other returning for its second season – employ language and plot devices that were once unheard-of on commercial-supported TV. Well, apparently those days are long gone, which […]

Continue Reading

Top TV of 2010: The Critics’ Picks

Everyone – and by everyone, we mean you, the users – has their list of the 10 best TV shows of 2010. Based on the numbers, we know you loved “NCIS,” “Glee,” “The Pacific,” “The Walking Dead,” and “House,” among other shows. We also know the bittersweet feelings you had bidding farewell to “Lost” and […]

Continue Reading

What To Watch: Tuesday

TOP PICK: ‘Sons Of Anarchy‘ (10pm on FX) **Season Premiere** All of SAMCRO is looking for Cameron Hayes, who kidnapped Jax’s infant son. Elsewhere, Gemma is on the run after being framed for Edmond Hayes’ murder, and Jake decides to run for mayor of Charming. KEY EPISODE: ‘White Collar‘ (9pm on USA) **Season Finale** Watch […]

Continue Reading

FX Renews ‘Louie,’ Looks Ahead To Build Comedy Brand

FX has renewed the absurdist Louis C.K.-starring comedy, ‘Louie,‘ for a second season. “We’re really thrilled with the show creatively and really happy with its performance,” FX President and General Manager John Landgraf said at the Television Critics Association Press Tour in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Of the choice to pick the show up five […]

Continue Reading