Kelsey Grammer, Martin Lawrence Comedy Picked Up by FX

FX has given the greenlight to a new sitcom starring Kelsey Grammer and Martin Lawrence. The untitled series will feature the pair as “mismatched Chicago lawyers who develop an unlikely friendship,” according to TV Guide. The new series marks Grammer’s return to comedy following his run on Showtime’s “Boss,” while the series returns Lawrence to […]

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Martin Lawrence Cops Out in CBS Comedy Pilot

Martin Lawrence is returning to the small screen with a starring role in an upcoming CBS comedy pilot. The as-yet-untitled project will star Lawrence as a widowed father of two who enrolls in the police academy to become a cop at the age of 46 after losing his construction job. The project, which will be […]

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Martin Lawrence Lands Sitcom Deal at CBS

Martin Lawrence is headed back to a TV screen near you… The comedian is developing a CBS sitcom for pilot season, according to Variety. The project comes from CBS TV Studios, who’s in the process of closing a talent deal with Lawrence. Martin hasn’t been on TV since his fox sitcom “Martin” went off the […]

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Martin Lawrence Eyes Return to TV Via CBS

Movie and TV funnyman Martin Lawrence might soon return to TV, depending on the outcome of negotiations now underway with CBS, according to New York magazine’s “Vulture” Web site. Lawrence, 46, who went on to big-screen fame after starring in the Fox sitcom “Martin,” would once again headline his own comedy series if he and […]

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On Demand: ‘Date Night,’ ‘Death at a Funeral,’ ‘The Joneses,’ ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’

Comcast On Demand today is premiering a big batch of entertaining new movies for you to dial up, kick back and check out. There’s the hit Tina Fey/Steve Carell comedy Date Night, as well as Chris Rock’s ensemble yukfest Death at a Funeral and the coming-of-age story Diary of a Wimpy Kid. There’s also a […]

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