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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[...]




The CW Ends Jane the Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, and iZombie with Upcoming Seasons

[caption id="attachment_801848" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: CW[/caption]The upfronts to advertising executives are always a season of giving and taking -- so with the release of their Fall 2018-2019 television schedule, The CW also confirmed that Jane the Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, and iZombie will not be renewed after their upcoming seasons The Gina Rodriguez-starring Jane the Virgin will end[...]


CBS on The Big Bang Theory: "We Can Take a Few More Seasons"

If there's one constant in this universe that's more reliable than any other law, theory or concept you can think of, it's this: sometimes, you really just can't get enough of a good thing. Case in point: CBS powerhouse sitcom The Big Bang Theory, heading into its 12th season and last year of the cast's […]

Director Ridley Scott talks about Prometheus at WonderCon 2012. Photo by Mary Anne Butler

Ridley Scott Moves Into TV, TNT Orders A "Block Of Science Fiction"

One of the most brilliant minds in science fiction genre filmmaking is going to build a block of television for TNT.  Sure, maybe his panache is different than it was 30+ years ago, but no one does space quite like Sir Ridley Scott (Blade Runner, Alien). Scott has been tapped to develop a block of "original science […]

Just In From The ABC Upfronts: 9 New Trailers For 9 New Shows

May means one thing for TV watchers/lovers- SWEEPS!  Also upfronts, so I guess that's two things  Alright, and also renewals, cancellations, schedule changes...You get the idea  It's like Christmas in Spring for boobtube afficinados.Today was ABC's Upfronts, a media event where the network releases first looks at their upcoming series as well as announcing premiere[...]