Items: Modern Family Adds Anders, Office Vet to B99 and More
* Patton Oswalt will guest-star on Battle Creek , CBS' upcoming drama from executive producers David Shore and Vince Gilligan .
New term starts in school for laughs
Undated BBC Handout Photo from Big School. Pictured: Ms Baron , Miss Postern , Mr Church , Mr Gunn .
David Brent movie is almost a musical, says Ricky Gervais
Ricky Gervais explained that the new David Brent movie - which is set to be released in 2016 - is ''almost a musical''.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
More B99 Season 2 Teasers
Ed Helms goes postal this fall as a special guest star in Brooklyn Nine-Nine's second season.
Car and Driver
No Rebellion Girl: Dodge Launches "Don't Touch My Dart" Campaign, Watch them All Here
At some point in Dodge's recent history, somebody in creative had no real idea what to do with the company's vehicles, so presumably announced, "Hey! I got it! Let's just sell to flatbillers and middle-aged Harley riders!" Fist-bumps and high-fives presumably spread through Auburn Hills like wildfire.
Exclusive: Brooklyn Nine-Nine Books The Office's Ed Helms
As of now, Helms is only slated to appear in the Fox's comedy's seventh episode, airing on Nov. 16, "but anybody who enters this world can come back," says co-creator and executive producer Dan Goor .
Despite Emmy Snub, The Future is Bright for Netflix
We probably shouldn't read too much into Netflix's Emmy snub - its shows were up against stronger competition.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Gracepoint latest U.S. remake of original U.K. TV shows
And if it's true that imitation is the sincerest form of television, as the late radio comedian Fred Allen once said, then it's only a matter of time before a successful popular U.K. TV show will get a North American redo.
New York Post
US television looks to Israel for ideas
From left: Clare Danes , Gabriel Byrne and Toni Collette were all inspired by shows from Israel.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
What If Game Of Thrones Was Like The Office? It's Not Hard To Imagine! That's What She Said
We know it'd be Dwight's dream to have Dunder Mifflin become more like Game of Thrones , but since The Office has died , this video will have to do! One YouTube user created an opening sequence for a show called The Council Chamber that basically turned Game of Thrones into the American workplace comedy that we miss very dearly.
Steve Carell Steps In for Zach Galifianakis in FREEHELD
Deadline reports that Steve Carell is taking over Zach Galifianakis's role in the upcoming drama FREEHELD .
'True Blood's' Anna Camp lands 'The League' Season 6 role
"True Blood" actress Anna Camp is trading vampires for fantasy football. Zap2it can confirm Camp has booked a guest star appearance on the FXX comedy "The League."
Sidenotes: Scranton bar makes 'best of' list, Benefit scheduled for Blakely girl
Downtown Scranton's Ale Mary's at The Bittenbender was recently included in Thrillist.com's "Pennsylvania's 10 Best Bars Outside of Philly" list.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
City of Las Vegas
2014 Vegas Valley Book Festival Oct. 16-18 Highlights
The 13th annual Vegas Valley Book Festival, to be held Oct. 16-18 in downtown Las Vegas and the Clark County Library at 1401 E. Flamingo Road, will bring together a wide variety of literary genres and cultural programs, with most events taking place at the Historic Fifth Street School at 401 S. Fourth St. The festival is expected to feature more ... (more)
The Newsroom Season 3 Teaser Trailer: Printing Aaron Sorkin's Final Script
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Sun Aug 24, 2014
7 Days: Regional arts and entertainment
Holiday music You don't need to wait for Christmas to hear Handel's Messiah . Jason Tramm conducts the Great Auditorium Choir and Orchestra in the choral masterpiece, with soloists Monica Ziglar , soprano, Martha Bartz , mezzo-soprano, Ronald Naldi , tenor, and Justin Beck , bass-baritone, and organist Gordon Turk , at 7 p.m. in the Great ... (more)
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The five best Emmy Awards moments ever
NEIL Patrick Harris getting heckled and Michael Douglas making inappropriate jokes about Matt Damon ... these are just some of the best moments from TV's night of nights.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Josh Groban Brings His Orchestral Tour To Mohegan Sun
This summer, singer-songwriter Josh Groban carved out two weeks for an orchestral tour of East Coast amphitheaters.
Tina Fey's New Show, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Features...
Tina Fey 's new show Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt stars two of your favorite people - Ellie Kemper and Jane Krakowski - and is filming right now in the Big Apple.
411 Fact or Fiction Movies/TV: Sin City 2, Bad Boys 3, The Office, More
Earlier this week I put together a staff-wide tribute to the late, great Robin Williams.