‘Raising Hope’ Season 2: Whose Big Secret Will Be Revealed?

Flashbacks, secrets revealed, and a good ol’ fashion family vacay to Las Vegas? Yes, we could only be talking about Season 2 of “Raising Hope” (premieres Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 9:30 pm on Fox). Martha Plimpton, who was nominated for an Emmy for her role as Virginia Chance, and “Raising Hope” showrunner Greg Garcia recently […]

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From ‘Family’ To ‘Parks,’ Here’s Some TV That’s Free From Snark

Don’t take this the wrong way. Shows like “Seinfeld” and “Friends” are some of the most legendary comedies in television history. They were huge hits featuring classic moments starring funny people. They elevated audience expectations for sitcoms in many great ways. In one sense, however, they started an unfortuate TV trend that has been considered […]

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Cloris Leachman Outrageous as Ever on ‘Raising Hope’

BY: Frazier Moore NEW YORK – “Vanity” is a word that seems missing from Cloris Leachman’s play book. This, of course, is no surprise to those who has savored this veteran actress-comedian in her anything-but-self-admiring performances the past six decades. (Does snooty Phyllis Lindstrom on ‘The Mary Tyler Moore‘ and her own spinoff sitcom ring […]

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Jason Lee to Guest Star on ‘Raising Hope’

Jason Lee can check off another item on his Karma list. The former ‘My Name Is Earl’ star is reuniting with his old boss Greg Garcia for an upcoming episode of Garcia’s new show ‘Raising Hope,’ Fox announced Monday. Jason Lee will guest star as a washed up rock-star named Smokey Daniels, who’s hired to […]

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Cloris Leachman Is Sick of Betty White, Steals the Show at Fox TCA

There’s no ‘Hope’ of keeping feisty Cloris Leachman in line. The 84-year-old actress was a rambunctious riot at a Fox press conference Monday afternoon in Los Angeles, taking control of (or spinning out of control, depending on your perspective) the TCA (Television Critics Association) panel for her new fall show ‘Raising Hope.’ Costars Martha Plimpton, […]

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