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Posted by Joseph Otterson | 31 January 2018
CBS Orders Multi-Cam Comedy Pilot From ‘9JKL,’ ‘Last Man on Earth’ Scribes

CBS has given a pilot order to a multi-camera comedy that hails from Tim McAuliffe and Austen Earl, Variety has learned. The untitled series follows a young married couple whose evenings have become comfortable and routine. Their lives are completely upended when a young musician moves into their spare bedroom and brings with him the complications of...

Posted by | 31 January 2018
TV Ratings: Rose McGowan's E! Doc 'Citizen Rose' Flatlines

Going against the State of the Union address in its second hour, the new project doesn't even crack 200,000 viewers.read more Source: HRLiveFeed

Posted by | 31 January 2018
Kurt Sutter Renews Overall Deal With Fox

The multiyear pact with 20th TV, Fox 21 and FX Productions will see the 'Mayans MC' creator develop new projects.read more Source: HRLiveFeed

Posted by NYPAA News | 31 January 2018
‘Downton Abbey’ Creator Julian Fellowes’ ‘Gilded Age’ Drama Picked Up to Series at NBC

The network has given a 10-episode order to the project, which has been in the works since 2012.read more Powered by WPeMatico

Posted by NYPAA News | 31 January 2018
Katherine Heigl Joins ‘Suits’ as Season 8 Series Regular

She'll help fill the void created by the upcoming exit of Meghan Markle.read more Powered by WPeMatico

Posted by NYPAA News | 31 January 2018
George Clooney Tells David Letterman About Meeting Amal: “We Stayed Up All Night Talking”

The 'Catch-22' star and director recalls his first impression of his wife on an upcoming episode of David Letterman's Netflix talk show.read more Powered by WPeMatico

Posted by NYPAA News | 31 January 2018
‘The Carmichael Show’ Showrunner Renews Overall Deal at 20th TV

Danielle Sanchez-Witzel will develop new projects for the studio, while also serving as a consultant on rookie comedy 'L.A. to Vegas.'read more Powered by WPeMatico

Posted by NYPAA News | 31 January 2018
Fox Orders Multicultural Workplace Comedy Pilot ‘Dan the Weatherman’

It's written by 'The Life and Times of Tim' creator Steve Dildarian.read more Powered by WPeMatico

Posted by Daniel Holloway | 31 January 2018
Animation Exec Katie Krentz Signs Overall Deal With CBS TV Studios (EXCLUSIVE)

Veteran animation executive Katie Krentz has signed an overall deal with CBS Television Studios. It is the first such agreement for Krentz, who recently wrapped a five-year tenure at Cartoon Network, where she was senior director of development. “Making the transition from executive to producer felt like the natural next step for me, and I’m...

Posted by Dave McNary | 31 January 2018
‘Riverdale’ Star KJ Apa to Lead Romantic Comedy ‘The Last Summer’

“Riverdale” star KJ Apa has been signed to lead the ensemble cast for Gulfstream Pictures’ romantic comedy “The Last Summer.” Gulfstream principal Bill Bindley is directing from a script he co-wrote with his brother, Scott Bindley, with a polish by April Prosser (“Plus One”). “The Last Summer” follows a group of young adults whose lives...