We were happy to see “Community” come back last night, and it was refreshing that the show came back with an episode that wasn’t all meta, and didn’t wink at its viewers and go, “did ya miss us?”
A streak of self-loathing in Dan Harmon is likely what fuels “Community” to achieve the comedic heights it does, but while the show has been on hiatus, its creator has been under more self-induced stress than ever.
Are you getting giddy about “Community” coming back next Thursday? We are, and we got even more giddy when NBC released a mew trailer. It does a great job of showing just what kind of weird and fun things are going to be facing the “Greendale Seven” in the second half of the season.
“Community” creator Dan Harmon feels that the show’s absence from the lineup helped NBC to evaluate its performance in a new light.
This is a great week to be Tracee Ellis Ross. Monday she plays a soccer Mom who finds herself in the midst of a family feud when her Type A sister is diagnosed with breast cancer in Lifetime’s original movie “Five,” a series of interconnected vignettes about the disease. Ross’s segment of the film is […]
Two ‘ER’ alumni are eying returns to the small screen. Shane West has been cast on the CW’s ‘Nikita’ pilot, playing the agent in charge of Maggie Q’s assassin-in-training. Laura Innes, meanwhile, has joined NBC’s ‘The Event,’ playing the head of a mysterious detainment facility. Other recent pilot casting highlights, courtesy of the Hollywood Reporter: […]
BY: Brett Zongker WASHINGTON – Someone had to hold Bill Cosby back to keep him from crawling over a balcony and joining fellow comedians on stage as the stars lined up to pay tribute to his life’s work. When the lights went out for the start of the 12th annual Mark Twain Prize for American […]