HBO Max Announces Thanksgiving Weekend Crossover with truTV TBS TNT

HBO Max Announces Thanksgiving Weekend Crossover with truTV, TBS, TNT

In what can be viewed as an incredibly smart "synergy" move on WarnerMedia's part to help cover programming needs over the four-day Thanksgiving weekend, a savvy way to pimp its still relatively-new streaming service, and a sign of things to come, the multimedia company is ready to take "Thanksgiving to the HBO Max." Running from[...]

Im Sorry Canceled by truTV Andrea Savage Posts Video Response

I'm Sorry Canceled by truTV; Andrea Savage Posts Video Response

In what's looks like a decision based on a combination of the fallout from COVID-19 production shutdowns earlier this year and WarnerMedia's continued move to reduce its debt while restructuring, truTV's Andrea Savage-starring comedy I'm Sorry (one of BCTV's favorite sitcoms) has been canceled In what's starting to sound all too familiar (see Comedy Central's[...]

Im Sorry Getting TBS truTV 10-Episode Mothers Day Marathon

I'm Sorry Getting TBS, truTV 10-Episode Mother's Day Marathon

Running a hot close second is Andrea Savage's (Veep, Episodes, Sleeping with Other People) I'm Sorry, and now truTV and TBS are teaming up this Mother's Day to give you a chance to see for yourselves why it's the second-best sitcom going right now On Sunday, May 10, the two WarnerMedia networks are offering an[...]

Hot Ones: The Game Show As Nasty As We Want It To Be [SPOILER REVIEW]

"Hot Ones: The Game Show" As Nasty As We Want It To Be [SPOILER REVIEW]

If you enjoy watching others suffer intolerably, possibly soil themselves, and go catatonic, then truTV's Hot Ones: The Game Show (hosted by Sean Evans) is the show for you This insane, sadistic game show has two teams competing for a chance to win $25,000 while answering trivia questions - but really? That's just an excuse[...]

Tirdy Works: Artists Moose No. 2 Artwork Squeezes Out truTV Series Order [TEASER]

"Tirdy Works": Artist's Moose "No. 2" Artwork Squeezes Out truTV Series Order [TEASER]

TruTV announced a series order for a new unscripted sitcom called Tirdy Works at the Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press meetings Artist Mary Winchenbach creates artwork from moose droppings in the small town of Somerville, Maine - where she lives The cable network describes the series as an off-kilter look at entrepreneurship, parenthood, and life[...]

Im Sorry: Why Andrea Savages truTV Sitcom is My Fleabag [OPINION]

"I'm Sorry": Why Andrea Savage's truTV Sitcom is My "Fleabag" [OPINION]

Andrea Savage's truTV series I’m Sorry focuses on a comedy writer-mom (Savage) who can’t help but tell it like it is and censors nothing - and usually ends up getting herself into a slew of awkward situations because of it From sex talks and pubic hair to child molesters, I’m Sorry is a perfect sitcom[...]

Im Sorry: truTVs Andrea Savage-Starrer Had Me at Huge Vagina [BC TV MOMENT]

"I'm Sorry": truTV's Andrea Savage-Starrer Had Me at "Huge Vagina" [BC TV MOMENT]

So it was only natural that I’d fall in love with the art-mimicking-life of truTV's I’m Sorry.[caption id="attachment_1078315" align="alignnone" width="1486"] truTV[/caption]I’m Sorry features Andrea Savage as a comedian writer, and mom who has no filter when it comes to raising her pre-school daughter Amelia (Olive Petrucci) - and going out of her way to embarrass[...]

truTV Orders More Sedaris Laff Tracks Carbonaro Adam New Animated Sports Series

truTV Orders More Sedaris, Laff Tracks, Carbonaro, Adam; New Animated, Sports Series

Not willing to be left out of May's "Upfronts-a-palooza," the fine folks at TruTV had some announcements of their own to make ahead of next week's WarnerMedia presentation First up, 2020 will see the cable network's first animated series with This Functional Family as well as a sports-themed studio show from comics Clayton English and[...]

TV Scorecard: Bleeding Cools Guide to January 2019 Premieres/Returns

TV Scorecard: Bleeding Cool's Guide to January 2019 Premieres/Returns

If we missed anything you'd like added or have any updates, hit us up in the comments below. Tuesday, January 1 A Series of Unfortunate Events: Season 3 (Netflix) Wednesday, January 2 Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell and Back: Season 2 (Fox)The Masked Singer (Fox) Thursday, January 3 The Titan Games (NBC)Gotham: Season 5 (Fox)Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell[...]

Bobcat Goldthwait Unleashes His Misfits &#038 Monsters in truTV Series Trailer

Bobcat Goldthwait Unleashes His 'Misfits & Monsters' in truTV Series Trailer

[caption id="attachment_865517" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: truTV[/caption]If there ever was a personality deserving of a show named after him like truTV's Bobcat Goldthwait’s Misfits & Monsters, it would be the noted comedian/director From his "screechy" stand-up act and run in the Police Academy films to his directorial work in both television (Maron, Jimmy Kimmel Live) and film[...]

TruTV Orders Broken Lizard Series Ken Jeong Pilot Renews Hack My Life and More

TruTV Orders Broken Lizard Series, Ken Jeong Pilot; Renews 'Hack My Life' and More

[caption id="attachment_844809" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: truTV[/caption]With news of three new projects either ordered to series or in development, truTV announced a 2018-2019 programming slate that includes: a series pickup for Tacoma FD, from two members of the Broken Lizard comedy troupe; a pilot greenlight for a new comedic medical advice show from actor Ken Jeong (The[...]

Why You Need to Watch The Chris Gethard Show the Best Geek Vibe Show on TV

Why You Need to Watch The Chris Gethard Show, the Best "Geek Vibe" Show on TV

Over the past few months, I've been subtly and not-so-subtly telling you just how great truTV's The Chris Gethard Show really is -- whether through posts about the show returning for 10 additional episodes or singing its praises during The Weekly Static's recognition of truTV as our 2017 MVP, as well as one of standout show's[...]

No Joke: Impractical Jokers Gets Season 8 Renewal and Feature Film

No Joke: Impractical Jokers Gets Season 8 Renewal and Feature Film

[caption id="attachment_806903" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: truTV[/caption]Four friends who grew up together spend their days playing public practical jokes on one another -- and they get paid to do it, too: pretty much the perfect example of the American Dream Thanks to truTV, James “Murr” Murray, Brian “Q” Quinn, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano (also known as[...]

The Weekly Static s01e27: Tosh Renews Flair Wooos and Tons More

The Weekly Static s01e27: Tosh Renews, Flair "Wooo"s, and Tons More!

On behalf of every heartbroken soul here at The Weekly Static, our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of the tragedy at Stoneman Douglas High School, their families and the community. Kinda crazy how it feels tonight, and kinda crazy how you make it all alright. You crush me with the things you […]

Tacoma FD: Four Cast in Broken Lizard Vets Comedy Pilot for TruTV

Tacoma FD: Four Cast in Broken Lizard Vets' Comedy Pilot for TruTV

[caption id="attachment_787278" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Heffernan Lemme[/caption]The firehouse in Tacoma FD is about to get a little more crowded, with Kirby Bliss-Blanton (The Green Inferno), Marcus Henderson (Get Out), Eugene Cordero (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), and Gabriel Hogan (Condor) set to join Broken Lizard vets and series co-creators Kevin Heffernan (above, left) and Steve Lemme (Super Troopers, Club Dread)[...]

Cardi B Ed Sheeran and Maroon 5 to Perform at iHeartRadio Awards

Cardi B, Ed Sheeran and Maroon 5 to Perform at iHeartRadio Awards

With Hailey Baldwin and DJ Khaled tapped to host, the ceremony will simulcast live on TBS, TNT and truTV at 8:00 pm ET/5:00 pm PT; and on iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide. John Sykes, Tom Poleman and Lee Rolontz will executive produce for iHeartMedia; with Den of Thieves also producing.This year's iHeartRadio Awards will be expanding the celebrations[...]

TruTV Sets Dates for Chris Gethard Talk Show Announces New Series

TruTV Sets Dates for Chris Gethard, Talk Show; Announces New Series

Up-and-coming comedy cabler (and I'm sure proud recipient of The Weekly Static's 2017 Most Valuable Player award) truTV took to the stage at today's Television Critics Association (TCA) to give details on three new series as well as announce the premiere dates for several returning series. FD: A half-hour comedy from co-creators and stars Kevin Heffernan and[...]

The Weekly Static s01e20.2 &#8211 2017 Most Valuable Player: TruTV

The Weekly Static s01e20.2 – 2017 Most Valuable Player: TruTV

Our "little engine that could? Our most valuable player for 2017? TruTV.Originally launched in 1991 as Court TV, the home for crime/criminal justice system-themed programming as well as live coverage of court cases from around the country, the network shifted the focus to "reality" and "in the moment" programming and relaunched itself as TruTV in 2008[...]