It’s the weekend and I’ve gathered some of the hottest news happening in black entertainment such as Lupita Nyong’o landing a major cosmetics contract, Marie Claire and Black Twitter bumping heads and Tracy Morgan’s latest project. Plus check out what’s hot (and what’s not) and my weekend watchlist.
The “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” gang is back tonight on the newly launched FXX network. But if you think a new network means a new agenda for the series as it enters its ninth season, then think again. The irreverence factor is high, the guest stars are plentiful, and the schadenfreude is endless. In […]
FX president John Landgraf says he expects at least one more season of “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” and possibly two.
Could producers of FX comedy “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia” really be interested in a complete cast overhaul? Of course not. But imagine, if you will, the series without Charlie Day, Dennis Reynolds, Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson and Danny DeVito and instead picture a cast that includes the likes of Haley Joel Osment, UFC fighter […]
“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” star and creator Robert McElhenney has sold a comedy pilot to Fox.
Charlie Work now includes diaper duty. “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” stars Charlie Day and Mary Elizabeth Ellis welcomed son Russell Wallace Day in Los Angeles on Thursday.
So far on the seventh season of “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” we’ve seen Danny DeVito’s character Frank Reynolds propose to a crack-smoking hooker, get lost at sea with a rum-infused ham, jump into the child beauty pageant business and hold a funeral for a fake baby at Paddy’s Pub. What exactly happened to Frank […]
By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Viewers stunned by Rob McElhenney’s deliberate, 50-lbs weight gain in last night’s “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” season premiere might be even more in awe of this: He’s lost most of it already. McElhenney, who took five months to gain the weight, has lost about 30 lbs in […]
By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – On the same day “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” returns for its seventh season, FX announced a new comedy from three of its writers: the animated “Unsupervised” has a 13-episode order and will be paired with fellow animated comedy “Archer” in January. The series was created and executive […]
By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Shows don’t start much smaller than “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.” But the gloriously offensive series about five selfish, petty do-nothings has grown into one of cable’s most successful comedies — and a model for FX’s other sitcoms. It could work for other networks, too. The show, which […]