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Red Dwarf: All Available Series Coming to BBC iPlayer on June 20th
Rejoice, Red Dwarf fans! All available series of the longest-running Science Fiction comedy on British television (Doctor Who is not considered a sitcom) are returning to the BBC This includes the series that ran on the UK satellite channel Dave during the 2000s. "Red Dwarf" photo credit: BBC Red Dwarf hasn't aired on the BBC since 2007[...]
Michael J. Fox: Family Ties' Alex Keaton Would Reject Today's GOP
Fox had some interesting things to say about Alex Keaton, the character in his 1980s sitcom series Family Ties that first made him a star Fox said that Alex Keaton would have abandoned the GOP long before Trump and the Jan 6 attack: "He would have left I don't think Alex would even see Republican[...]
Red Dwarf Rights Disputed Resolved, Creators Promise Series Return
If you don't know what it is, here's a refresher: Red Dwarf is the longest-running British Science Fiction sitcom out there Co-creators Grant and Naylor originally launched the series on the BBC in 1989, and it ran for six seasons all the way to 1993 It followed the misadventures of the eponymous ship and its[...]
Fawlty Towers Sequel Series to Star John Cleese and His Daughter
John Cleese and his daughter Camilla Cleese are writing a new series of his classic sitcom Fawlty Towers It's a sequel, not a reboot Already, some pundits are complaining it's going to be an "anti-woke" nightmare when scripts are still being developed and not one single frame has been shot Cleese, ever so English, has[...]
Fawlty Towers Sequel Series to Star John Cleese and His Daughter
John Cleese and his then-wife Connie Booth's classic British sitcom Fawlty Towers will return in a sequel series to be produced by Rob Reiner's company Castle Rock You heard that right Basil Fawlty is coming back, and Meathead is his new boss! It's like a Classic Sitcom Singularity! In case you're too young to get[...]
Ghosts: BBC Renews Original British Sitcom for 5th Series in 2023
Ghosts, the hit British sitcom that inspired a hit US remake on CBS, has been renewed for a fifth series by the BBC The hit comedy will start filming the new series in early 2023 and will once again be broadcast on BBC One and BBC iPlayer. "Ghosts" key art: BBC Following the destruction of their B&B[...]
derry girls
Derry Girls, the hit Channel 4 sitcom about the antics of a gang of high school girls – and their one hapless English boy cousin forced to go to school with them – in 1990s Northern Ireland during the final years of the Troubles, ran its final season in the UK on Channel 4 back[...]
Frasier Only Got Better After Niles & Daphne Got Together [Opinion]
Frasier, a favorite classic sitcom of mine and many others, ran on NBC from 1993-2004, basically developing alongside many kids growing up around that time.  If you're a fan of the series like me, you'll always look back on the "will they?" or "won't they?" style relationship that was between Niles Crane and Daphne Moon[...]
Staged: Tennant and Sheen Return in New Year’s Eve Special
The lockdown meta sitcom featuring David Tennant and Michael Sheen and their respective (and far more sane and sensible) spouses Georgia Tennant and Anna Lundberg are back Well, sort of Streaming service Britbox has released a New Year's special that may inadvertently turn out to be a very real harbinger of doom. "Staged New Year's Eve[...]
Abbott Elementary Pilot Review: A Promising Mockumentary Series
But there's a unique way Abbott Elementary is navigating that conversation through a comedic mockumentary-style sitcom From the hilarious truth of the turnover rate of new teachers to configuring methods of obtaining new materials for a school with an extreme lack of funding. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Abbott Elementary – Official Teaser Trailer –[...]
Ghosts: CBS Picks Up US Remake of BBC Hit Sitcom to Series
Ghosts, the hit BBC 1 sitcom about a young couple who inherit a mansion that's haunted with a bunch of ghosts from different historical periods, look set to have a fourth series with production starting at Wet Horsley Place in 2022 Maybe, the US remake on CBS is also a hit at a time when[...]
Derry Girls: Season 3 to be the "Natural End" of the Popular Sitcom
Derry Girls, the hit high school Channel 4 sitcom set in 1990s Northern Ireland, is ending after its upcoming 3rd Season Variety reported that series creator Lisa McGee made the official announcement on Twitter on Thursday, who said 3 seasons was always the plan, McGee said The series was the most popular show in Ireland[...]
What's The Deal With Seinfeld? 10 Fav Episodes Ahead Of Netflix Drop
As a fan myself, there are ten episodes that continue to make me laugh no matter how many times I've watched them. Source: NBC "The Pen" Season 3 Episode 3: Visiting Florida to see his parents, Jerry is joined by Elaine, and their trip is full of hilariously petty arguments and relatable sleeping conditions. can't be loaded[...]
Kevin Can F**k Himself: Creator Talks Sitcom Worlds & Season Two
Armstrong discussed the importance of Neil's use of the F word when he was broken out of the multi-cam, sitcom style, world She also explains an important point relating to breaking a format, saying, "…the minute Allison and Patty show up for each other, the minute that they work together, they actually break it[...]
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Parra Janney is also involved with writing McMahan's Paramount+ series Star Trek: Lower Decks, the CBS sitcom Broke that starred Pauley Perrette, and The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore Parra Janney has appeared in front of the camera appearing in the indie film The Sleepless and TV comedies like Master of None, Broke, and Superstore. Bycel[...]
Our study group is not happy on Community, courtesy of NBCUniversal.
#EarthIsGhetto — yvette nicole brown (@YNB) July 7, 2021 Shifting to something to make Community fans a little happier, series creator Dan Harmon took to Instagram to weigh in on the sitcom debate over which show is funnier, Friends or The Office Well, let's just say that Harmon's going off the grid with his choice- a very[...]
twin peaks
A progressive show at the time, it displays great comedic timing and highlights sexism often missed in others TV sitcoms at the time. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Freaks and Geeks – Intro ( "Freaks and Geeks": A show that truly did an intro so well, by both informing the audience of the characters[...]
Kevin Can F**k Himself: An Excellent Twist On Sitcom Tropes: Review
Kevin Can F**k Himself is a brand new series on AMC that dives into the problem with modern sitcoms when it comes to continued tropes The identity established by this show is incredible, from the changes in tone and aesthetic of a scene from reality to sitcom life. Annie Murphy, who plays the lead character Allison, brilliantly[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
The final season of Kim's Convenience, the hit Canadian sitcom from the CBC, will premiere on Netflix on June 2nd The breakthrough show has been Canada's top sitcom for the last few years and became a global hit thanks to Netflix streaming it It has become especially popular in South Korea as a point of[...]
Joining the cast of the beloved sitcom will be BTS, Lady Gaga, David Beckham, Justin Bieber, James Corden, Cindy Crawford, Cara Delevingne, Elliott Gould, Kit Harington, Larry Hankin, Mindy Kaling, Thomas Lennon, Christina Pickles, Tom Selleck, James Michael Tyler, Maggie Wheeler, Reese Witherspoon, and Malala Yousafzai But that's not all… Image: Screencap Here's a look at the[...]
Kim’s Convenience Abruptly Cancelled at 5th Season
Kim's Convenience, the hit Canadian sitcom, aired its final episode this week in Canada Star Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, who plays Mrs Kim or "Apa" ("dad" in Korean) hosted an aftershow after the episode aired with fans and fellow stars Simu Liu and Andrew Phung to talk about the show and even dished on things that[...]
Ghosts: Star Lawrence Rickard Declares Series 3 Has Been Shot
Lawrence Rickard, the co-creator, co-writer, and one of the stars of the hit BBC sitcom Ghosts, announced on Wednesday that the third series of the show has just finished production "And with that, it was done A wrap on Ghosts series 3 Amidst a sea of masks and swabs and screens, we somehow had an[...]
Ghosts: CBS Picks Up US Remake of BBC Hit Sitcom to Series
CBS has picked up the US remake of the hit BBC sitcom Ghosts its single-camera comedy pilot headline by Rose McIver and Utkarsh Ambudkar, from Joe Port & Joe Wiseman, Lionsgate Television, BBC Studios, and CBS Studios The original BBC series has two seasons and a Christmas Special, totaling 13 episodes to date. (C) Monumental Television – Photographer: Steven Peskett Written by[...]
Kim’s Convenience Alum Land New Shows including a Spin-off
Kim's Convenience, the beloved Canadian sitcom may be cancelled prematurely, but the stars are not going anyway Andrew Phung, who plays Jung's best friend Kimchee, and Nicole Power, who plays their boss and Jung's girlfriend, have landed new shows One of them is a direct spin-off from Kim's Convenience with Power playing the same character[...]