Fox has given a series commitment to a new comedy from 30 Rock's Tina Fey, Robert Carlock and Matt Hubbard, Deadline reports.
The project will be set at a women's college that begins accepting men for the first time in its history.
Linda Lavin, Sean Hayes, Megan Hilty
Pity the network that has to follow cable at the annual Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills. Such was long-time underdog NBC's lot on Saturday, putting its happiest face on a mixed bag of new fall programming in front of an audience that just a day earlier had sat in rapt fascination as the cast and creator of AMC's Breaking Bad presented their farewell TCA panel — the first episode of its final run (airing Aug. 11) is as gripping as you could hope, by the way. The cable portion of TCA also included a spectacularly geek-tastic celebration of Doctor Who's upcoming 50th anniversary staged by BBC America (complete with TARDIS and Dalek, a roving Cyberman and a museum-quality display of costumes and props).
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The Michael J. Fox Show
It's been 13 years since Michael J. Fox last starred on a TV series, but the actor said it didn't take much to convince him to return to the small screen full-time on The Michael J. Fox Show.
"I just thought: Why can't I? There's no reason not to do it," Fox told reporters Saturday at NBC's Television Critics Association fall TV previews.
Fox famously left Spin City in 2000 shortly after revealing to the public that he...
NBC didn't improve its overall ratings this past season, but network chairman Bob Greenblatt remains positive.
"How good is it to celebrate being flat? At this point in our business, flat is the new up," he said Saturday at the Television Critics Association fall previews. Greenblatt pointed out that the other Big 4 networks (ABC, CBS and FOX were all down ) and dubbed the 2012 season as the "Year of Improvement," citing that it was the network's most competitive season in the past nine years.
Anne Heche has signed a first-look producing deal with Universal Television, TVGuide.com has learned. The pact includes an acting component as well.
"Anne has proven, time and again, to be both a wonderfully gifted actor and a hard-working producer with fantastic taste. We're looking forward to working together on all fronts," NBC Entertainment President Jennifer Salke said in a statement.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will play himself on an upcoming episode of The Michael J. Fox Show, The Huffington Post reports.
Anne Heche is staying at NBC, but she's got a shiny new gig.
The actress has booked a multi-episode arc on The Michael J. Fox Show, Entertainment Weekly reports.
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Clark Gregg, Brett Dalton and Chloe Bennet
At the 3rd Annual Critics' Choice Television Awards, actors celebrated last season's best series — and looked ahead to the shows they're planning to program on their DVRs.
Robin Williams, Sarah Michelle Gellar
TV fans just can't wait for Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar's return to the small screen.
The duo's new CBS series The Crazy Ones is the most-added freshman comedy on TVGuide.com's Watchlist. The season's second most anticipated ...