Modern comedy was shaped by Jews. That’s ancient history now.
Two shows have already been cancelled. Can diversity fix the network sitcom? Jaime J. Weinman and Adrian Lee discuss.
November 4th, 2014 1 comment
The world’s leading superhero film producer announces four years’ worth of obscure characters who will soon be popular.
The DVD release of the cult rock-n’-roll sitcom is much better than fans expected.
Broadway is having some fresh success with comedy — but it’s running out of new comedy writers.
Book review: Chris Taylor’s ‘How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past, Present and Future of a Multibillion Dollar Franchise’
Touching on the latest trends and technology can be a risky formula for TV writers
The Cosby Show’s reputation increases a little bit every year. Maybe that’s because in retrospect, we can see how unique it was.
September 19th, 2014 1 comment
NBC’s “Meet the Press,” one of the Sunday morning news dinosaurs, is trying to change its image… with Luke Russert and Joe Scarborough?
Television is a writer’s medium, and that can limit the creativity of a show’s director. But times are changing.