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And so it begins. Throughout September and October, you'll encounter the traditional onslaught of new network TV shows, along with their countless weekly stories - murder mysteries propelled by flamingly false clues and Pollock-esque blood spatter, superheroes charging through bleak urban landscapes in impractical leather onesies, and byzantine legal cases whose lawyers specialize in last-minute chess moves.
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Now, at age 35, she has her own show. "The Mindy Project" debuted in 2012 on Fox, featuring Kaling as a young Ob/Gyn who tries to balance her personal and professional life in an office full of quirky co-workers.
Female buddy comedies have been hot on the big screen with such recent hits as The Heat and The Other Woman. ABC and Sony Pictures TV are looking to extend the streak to television with a single-camera comedy starring The Office alumna Angela Kinsey and executive produced by Will Gluck .
When Kaling dropped by HuffPost Live on Friday, Sept. 12, to chat about the upcoming third season of "The Mindy Project," she explained to host Ricky Camilleri why her bond with Novak is so special.
Gervais will take on the role of "a medieval wizard named Xanax, who is well-known for having the best potions in all the land and excels at guiding his clients through alchemy-induced trips down memory lane." Screenwriter/executive producer Dan Fogelman teams up with Broadway and Hollywood award-winning musical team-composer Alan Menken and lyricist Glenn Slater - for a musical comedy fairytale of epic proportions.
It's official -- Ricky Gervais has magical powers. According to Entertainment Weekly , the comedian has been cast as a guest star in ABC's upcoming musical series "Galavant."
Mindy Kaling went from drab to fab on Thursday in Manhattan before taping tomorrow night's episode of the Late Show with David Letterman. The 35-year-old funnywoman later shared a candid Twitter snap of herself backstage at the Ed Sullivan Theater, captioned: 'I love it here!' The six-time Emmy nominee looked elegant in a 'foiled lace' peplum top and matching straight skirt from Lela Rose's fall collection.
The University of Hawai'i Maui College Chancellor Search Advisory Committee has identified five finalists for the chancellor position to replace replace long-time Chancellor Clyde Sakamoto who will retire by Oct. 31. The finalists will participate in a final round of interviews and an open forum on the college campus Sept. 18. - Lui K. Hokoana - who started his higher education career at the University of Hawai'i in 1991 and currently serves as the vice chancellor for student affairs at UH West Oahu since 2013.
Welcome back to another year of murder, scandal and everything in between. The fall crime drama scene has been buzzing with activity since the end of the season last May, promising some big thrills and even bigger stars entering the scene.
HBO confirmed that new seasons of The Newsroom , The Comeback and Getting On will debut back to back to back on Sunday, November 9, starting at 9pm ET/PT. The Newsroom will kick things off at 9pm, beginning its six-episode, third and final season.
The way the Oscar race is taking shape, the Best Actor category could be stacked with some very funny actors. Charming Michael Keaton might contend for Birdman .
Bravo Media announces casting on its second original scripted series "Odd Mom Out," created by and starring acclaimed author and celebrated fashionista Jill Kargman. Forget about keeping up with the Joneses, in Jill's world, life is about keeping up with the Rockefellers.
B.J. Novak of NBC's Emmy-award winning comedy series The Office will read from his new children's book, T he Book With No Pictures , at the Wellesley Free Library on October 25 at 2:00 p.m. Novak, who has played a smarmy, opportunistic office drone in The Office, and followed that up with One More Thing , a book of humorous essays decidedly not for children, has apparently shaken all the inappropriate out of his system for now, so is following in the footsteps of many a Hollywood talent and taken the next logical step of appealing to a new, young audience. Everything written on the page has to be said by the person reading it aloud.
With American networks launching their own versions of The Office and The Inbetweeners , it's a wonder why writers often find the need to copy something that's already fine on its own. So to help you appreciate the greatness of these original comedies, we're suggesting five British sitcoms that are worth a watch.
Updated: Sat Sep 13, 2014 11:57 pm
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