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'Mom': CBS Renews Anna Faris, Allison Janney Comedy for 2 Seasons

Amazing what a difference The Big Bang Theory leaving the airwaves and the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press event can make… Less than two months after negotiations to bring back series creator/executive producer Chuck Lorre's Mom for another season were reported to be "very far apart," CBS announced that the comedy had received a […]

With The Big Bang Theory Leaving, Is CBS Saying Goodbye to Their 'Mom,' Too?

Is CBS about to lose two of their top three comedy series? It's a scenario that the network may have to realistically face. As the network's number one comedy series The Big Bang Theory wraps up its 12-season series run with its current season, CBS is reportedly "very far apart" in negotiations to bring back […]

1 Female Writer out of 12: Variety's A Night in the Writers' Room Event

It appears that Variety's A Night in the Writers' Room event happening on June 14th has one lone female tv series writer out of the gathered 12. I thought we were getting better about this, Hollywood folks. The annual event will mix writers from both drama and comedy genres in a discussion about their processes […]

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CBS Fall 2018-2019 Schedule: 'Magnum P.I.' on Monday, 'Murphy Brown' to Thursday and More

The emotional rollercoaster that is the upfront process – with the joys of new shows and the heartbreak of cancellations taking place before an attentive audience of advertising executives – continued on Wednesday with CBS announcing their Fall 2018-2019 programming schedule. As evidence of CBS Entertainment President Kelly Kahl's programming philosophy of "stability where we […]

CBS's Series 'Mom' To Trade Its Emmy Campaign For A Donation To Planned Parenthood

The series creator and series lead have announced that rather than the $250,000 normally spent to do the dog and pony campaign to garner support for an Emmy Award, they would be donating the amount to Planned Parenthood. It was during the CBS The Morning show discussing the upcoming season's lineup, creator Chuck Lorre and […]