If you’ve been watching “Super Fun Night,” the ABC sitcom starring Rebel Wilson, you know that one of the storylines this entire first season has focused on Marika (Lauren Ash) slowly figuring out that, well, she plays for our team.
ABC has made some decisions on its new comedies. Latest details …
So far this fall, nearly twice as many freshman series have been given full season orders (seven) as have been canceled (four). That ratio is about to change, however, as networks start making tough decisions about shows still in limbo.
Too often, Rebel Wilson flashes a huge, embarrassed grin that eerily recalls another portly comedian, the late John Candy. That’s off-putting enough, coming from the character she plays on her new ABC sitcom, “Super Fun Night”: an over-eager young woman entering the social whirl.
Australian import Rebel Wilson, who is best known here in the U.S. for her funny roles in “Pitch Perfect” and “Bridesmaids,” is hoping audiences will experience similar laugh-a-minute enjoyment when they tune in to her new ABC comedy “Super Fun Night.”
ABC is hoping that lightning will strike twice from the hit movie “Bridesmaids.” It first hit the successful CBS comedy, “Mike & Molly,” starring Melissa McCarthy. Now, ABC is trying its luck with another “Bridesmaids” plus-size star: Rebel Wilson, the star and co-creator of its new comedy “Super Fun Night.”
TV viewers may still be smarting over this year’s crop of cancelled shows — was one of your favorites axed? — but you’ll have all summer long to cool off and warm-up to the new shows coming to prime-time this fall. And here’s a chance to get an early peek at the replacements — xfinityTV […]
Famed producer Joss Whedon is officially bringing ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’ to the small screen. ABC has picked up ‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘ for the fall season, spinning off the Marvel property (which was seen in the likes of the blockbuster feature film “The Avengers” and introduced in the comics back in the 1960s) into a new TV […]