Queen Latifah’s ‘Equalizer’ Reboot Pilot at CBS Casts Liza Lapira

Queen Latifah’s ‘Equalizer’ Reboot Pilot at CBS Casts Liza Lapira Liza Lapira has signed on to the “Equalizer” reboot pilot currently in the works at CBS, Variety has learned. She joins previously announced series lead Queen Latifah. In the new version of the ...

Julie Bowen To Produce Ensemble Comedy ‘Text Me When You Get Home’ Based On Book In Works At ABC

Exclusive: ABC has put in development Text Me When You Get Home, a single-camera comedy based on Kayleen Schaefer’s book, from American Housewife writer-producer Lauren Caltagirone, Modern Family star ...

‘Big Deal’ Comedy Starring Vanessa Bayer From Michael Showalter Gets Showtime Pilot Order

Showtime has picked up to pilot Big Deal, a half-hour single-camera comedy co-created by and starring Emmy-nominated Saturday Night Live alumna Vanessa Bayer. The Big Sick helmer Michael Showalter ...

Liza Lapira Joins ‘The Fabulous Filipino Brothers’; Trevor Stines And Shamari Maurice Set For ‘Our Home’

Liza Lapira Joins ‘The Fabulous Filipino Brothers’; Trevor Stines And Shamari Maurice Set For ‘Our Home’ Liza Lapira (Unbelievable) has joined the cast of Dante Basco feature directorial debut The Fabulous Filipino Brothers. Written by Basco and his brothers Darion Basco and Dionysio Basco, the feature ...

Writers-Producers Dan Hernandez & Benji Samit Ink Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV

Writers-Producers Dan Hernandez & Benji Samit Ink Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV Exclusive: Prolific writing-producing duo Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit have signed a multi-year overall deal with 20th Century Fox TV. Under the pact, Hernandez and Samit will develop, write and ...

‘Shameless’: Jess Gabor & Luis Guzmán To Recur In Season 9

‘Shameless’: Jess Gabor & Luis Guzmán To Recur In Season 9 Jess Gabor (The Twin) and Luis Guzmán (Code Black) are set for recurring roles in the upcoming ninth season of Showtime’s Shameless. In addition, Bob Saget (Fuller House) has been tapped for a ...

9Jkl Cancelled at CBS After 1 Season

CBS has opted to evict 9Jkl, cancelling the dysfunctional family sitcom after one season, TVLine has learned. Royal Pains vet Mark Feuerstein starred as Josh Roberts, a recently divorced actor who ...

Fall TV First Impression: CBS' 9Jkl

Fall TV First Impression: CBS' 9Jkl The broadcast networks have nearly 20 shows debuting this fall, including the maiden space voyage of Fox’s Orville, NBC’s look at Brave heroes and ABC’s Ten Days with Kyra Sedgwick. To help you prep ...

6 Women of Color in Supporting Roles Who Deserve to Star on Their Own Shows

6 Women of Color in Supporting Roles Who Deserve to Star on Their Own Shows TV trends come and go, but who would’ve thought that, with all the focus on inclusion in the past few years, there would now be an uptick of, as IndieWire’s Michael Schneider puts it, “white dudes in ...

‘Superstore’ Exclusive Clip: Amy’s Husband Accepts Position at Cloud 9 In Two-Episode Fall Finale

‘Superstore’ Exclusive Clip: Amy’s Husband Accepts Position at Cloud 9 In Two-Episode Fall Finale As the calendar year comes to a close, network comedies will air their fall finale episodes before the winter hiatus. Tomorrow, NBC’s new workplace comedy “Superstore” will air a one-hour, two-episode ...

And the Cutest Kids of the 2016 Emmys Were …

And the Cutest Kids of the 2016 Emmys Were … While all eyes were on the big winners during Sunday night's Emmy Awards, we couldn't help but be totally taken with the pint-sized cuties making seriously memorable statements themselves. It turns ...

Josh Gad to star in comedy Heavy Duty

Josh Gad (Frozen, Pixels) has signed on to star in Heavy Duty, a new comedy from Paramount Pictures, which is scripted by Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit (1600 Penn, Super Fun Night) from an original ...

Josh Gad To Take Point For New Paramount Comedy Heavy Duty

Pixels actor Josh Gad has hatched a new weight-loss comedy over at Paramount Pictures. Entitled Heavy Duty, the concept is said to be based on Gad’s own idea, with a screenplay now in the works from ...

Josh Gad To Direct/Star In Comedy Heavy Duty

© Getty Images Paramount Pictures today announced the comedy Heavy Duty, based on an original idea by Josh Gad (Frozen, The Wedding Ringer). Gad will star in the film based on the script written by ...

Josh Gad Set To Star In ‘Heavy Duty’ Comedy From Paramount, Based On His Idea

Paramount Pictures today announced that the comedian (Frozen, The Wedding Ringer, Broadway’s The Book Of Mormon) will star in "Heavy Duty,” a comedy based on Gad’s original idea and scripted by Dan ...

Universal Picks Up Untitled Holiday Pitch From John Riggi And Pitch Perfect Team

Pitch Perfect alum Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman are attached to produce John Riggi’s untitled holiday pitch for Universal, according to Deadline. Centering around Mrs. Claus in the build-up to ...

Cooper Barrett's Guide: Does the Fox Comedy Have What It Takes to Survive?

Cooper Barrett's Guide: Does the Fox Comedy Have What It Takes to Survive? Don’t let the title of Fox’s newest comedy fool you: Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life has little to no idea how to survive much of anything — at least not yet. RelatedJane Kaczmarek, Alan ...

Jeffrey Walker tackles the Muslim issue, with humour

When Jeffrey Walker was offered the chance to direct his first feature, Ali.s Wedding, he hesitated initially, feeling intimidated by the milieu of a Muslim immigrant who is torn between his ...

NBC Sets Telenovela and Superstore Premiere Dates — See Posters

NBC Sets Telenovela and Superstore Premiere Dates — See Posters Eva Longoria and America Ferrera’s long-awaited TV returns have a date: Monday, Jan. 4. That’s when NBC will officially premiere the actresses’ latest series: Superstore (starring Ferrera) at 8/7c, ...

Cooper Barrett's Guide: Poster for Fox Comedy Switches Things (Ahem) 'Up'

Cooper Barrett's Guide: Poster for Fox Comedy Switches Things (Ahem) 'Up' If Cooper Barrett’s Guide To Surviving Life has a chapter on “maturity,” it’s probably not one of the longer ones (“Title of Amy’s sex tape!”), as evidenced by this poster for the new Fox comedy. ...

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