There are dozens of television shows about cops and dozens of comedies. But, since the end of the much-missed “Reno 911!”, there has not been a police comedy. Fortunately, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” has come along to fill the void and premieres Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 8:30/7:30c on FOX. [xfinity-record-button id=”5265505461484962112″ program_type=”series”] The show about a precinct […]
Weeks after Leslie Knope met Vice President Biden on “Parks and Recreation,” Newt Gingrich is coming to the show – though almost entirely by accident.
“Parks and Recreation” showrunner Mike Schur is bringing “the world’s worst human being” — Jean-Ralphio — back to Pawnee.
During a year when a lot of comedies were inconsistent, “Parks and Recreation” kept humming along, giving viewers a consistently funny fourth season that centered on parks department deputy Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) and her run for Pawnee city council. Along the way, though, viewers have seen growth and change from the entire cast, with […]
For all of you who are hoping for (or dreading) the prospect of a Rainn Wilson-centric spin-off of “The Office,” where Dwight runs Schrute Farms and B&B, to come true, an extensive interview “Office” showrunner Paul Lieberstein (who also plays HR wimp Toby) gave Vulture will make you happy (or dismayed) today. Following up on […]
After dismissing reports that he and Paul Lieberstein, showrunner of “The Office”, were planning a Dwight Schrute-centric spin-off of the NBC comedy, Rainn Wilson has backtracked a bit, saying that “we’re mulling it over,” according to The Wrap.
Rainn Wilson dismissed reports of a Dwight-centric “Office” spin-off with a one-line tweet.
“Parks and Recreation” is becoming NBC’s version of “Modern Family”: It’s often hilarious, giving us quotable moments of pure pleasure, but it’s also one of the more consistently funny shows on TV from week to week. Like “Family,” a “bad” episode of “Parks” is usually still pretty good. Last night’s episdoe was one of the […]
More than a couple of internet critics noticed that “Parks and Recreation” had much of the action take place around a Model U.N., about a month after the show’s lead-in, “Community,” also had a major part of an episode revolve around a Model U.N. Who knew such a nerdy high school and college pursuit would […]
Despite NBC’s late night situation last winter, ‘Parks & Recreation‘ helped keep the network’s Thursday nights filled with laughter. In addition to Amy Poehler, the sitcom helped launch co-star Aziz Ansari into comedy orbit. The big news: To get around Poehler’s pregnancy, the show has already taped a half dozen episodes for next season, but […]