In what would be her first network series since 2000, ABC is close to picking up a new comedy pilot starring Kirstie Alley, Deadline reports.
The Manzanis, a multi-camera comedy, is described as a new take on Roseanne and would star Alley, 60, as an opinionated wife and mother who...
That old showbiz adage "leave 'em wanting more" might apply to the TV networks next season. Several of primetime's most anticipated new dramas, including Fox's Terra Nova and Alcatraz, plus NBC's Smash and Awake, will likely air just 13 episodes during the 2011-2012 season.
When successful, series on the broadcast networks usually run at least 22 episodes from September to May. But next season some of primetime's biggest new entries are being held until January or later, limiting their run. (Mid-season shows rarely get more than 13 episodes.)...
HBO is developing a new comedy series from Sex and the City creator Darren Star that would star Goldie Hawn, Deadline reports.
The project, based on the book The Viagra Diaries, would be Hawn's first acting role since The Banger Sisters almost ten years...
Rachael Taylor, Minka Kelly, Annie Ilonzeh
Through the first two days and three networks of the upfront week, a nagging thought keeps occurring to me. When people ask me what to look forward to in the fall, I fear my answer is going to be: Just wait until midseason!
Once again, as with Awake and Smash on NBC and Alcatraz on Fox, some of my most visceral and enthusiastic knee-jerk responses ...
ABC's fall lineup will include seven new shows, featuring a second comedy block on Tuesdays.
Tim Allen's sitcom, Last Man Standing, will anchor Tuesdays at 8/7c, leading into another new comedy, Man Up. Suburgatory will join the Wednesday comedy block at 8:30/7:30c, while midseason fan favorite Happy Endings will move up an hour into the 9:30/8:30c berth. It will be followed by Revenge, a retelling of The Count of Monte Cristo at 10/9c.
Charlie's Angels lands the cushy Thursdays-at-8 spot, while dramas ...