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CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY Announced At Patchogue Theatre Photo CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY Announced At Patchogue Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2019

 Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts presents the award-winning hit comedy show Celebrity Autobiography starring Susan Lucci, Rachel Dratch, Ralph Macchio, Julia Macchio, Eugene Pack and Dayle Reyfel on Sunday, July 14 at 7pm. Ticket prices range between $29 - $59, plus applicable fees. Purchase online, by phone or at the box office. For more information, visit PatchogueTheatre.org, call the Patchogue Theatre Box Office at 631-207-1313, or stop by 71 East Main Street, Patchogue, NY.

truTV Orders Third Season of Andrea Savage's I'M SORRY Photo truTV Orders Third Season of Andrea Savage's I'M SORRY
by TV News Desk - Jun 18, 2019

WarnerMedia's truTV has announced the season three order for its unapologetically funny scripted comedy, I'm Sorry. From creator and star Andrea Savage (Veep, Episodes), I'm Sorry has broken through as a relatable, acclaimed series that has cultivated a passionate fanbase and defied industry trends by growing its audience and building momentum in its second season. The third season of the half-hour scripted comedy has been greenlit for 10 episodes and is slated to air on truTV in 2020.

Netflix Renews DEAD TO ME for a Second Season Photo Netflix Renews DEAD TO ME for a Second Season
by TV News Desk - Jun 4, 2019

Liz Feldman's dark comedy about a dynamic female friendship that dives into the painfully unfiltered, weirdly funny waters of grief, loss and forgiveness has been picked up for a second season.

DRUNK HISTORY Returns to Comedy Central with New Episodes on June 18 Photo DRUNK HISTORY Returns to Comedy Central with New Episodes on June 18
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2019

Pour a shot and learn a lot! The Emmy(R) Award-winning Comedy Central series Drunk History returns with eight all-new episodes premiering Tuesday, June 18 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, leading off with the highly innovative and spellbinding Derek Waters' Believe It or Not and followed by the series premiere of Alternatino with Arturo Castro at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT. Fans can watch the all new trailer featuring highlights from the new summer season here and catch up on the first eight episodes of season six on the Comedy Central App and at cc.com/drunk.

Kerry Washington Joins Cast of One-Night THE JEFFERSONS, ALL IN THE FAMILY Remake Photo Kerry Washington Joins Cast of One-Night THE JEFFERSONS, ALL IN THE FAMILY Remake
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2019

Kerry Washington joins “Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons,'” the live sitcom special coming from late-night host Jimmy Kimmel and television icon Norman Lear. Full cast and more info!

More Stars Added to Lineup for ALL IN THE FAMILY, THE JEFFERSONS Live Special Photo More Stars Added to Lineup for ALL IN THE FAMILY, THE JEFFERSONS Live Special
by TV News Desk - May 10, 2019

“Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons'” adds even more star power to the highly anticipated live sitcom special coming from late-night host Jimmy Kimmel and television icon Norman Lear. In this one-night-only event, Ike Barinholtz will recreate the role of Meathead; Sean Hayes will play Mr. Lorenzo; Amber Stevens West is set to play Jenny Willis Jefferson; Jovan Adepo will reenact the role of Lionel Jefferson; Anthony Anderson joins the cast as Uncle Henry; Stephen Tobolowsky is set to play Mr. Bentley; and Jackée Harry will play Diane Stockwell. The special, airing live WEDNESDAY, MAY 22 (8:00-9:31 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, will take viewers down memory lane, recreating an original episode from each of the Emmy® Award-winning series “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons.” This legendary night of television will be hosted by Lear and Kimmel, directed by 10-time Emmy winner James Burrows and produced by Sony Pictures Television.

HBO to Premiere Second Season of SUCCESSION in August Photo HBO to Premiere Second Season of SUCCESSION in August
by TV News Desk - May 1, 2019

SUCCESSION returns for its second season this August, exclusively on HBO.

Woody Harrelson to Play Archie Bunker on Tribute to ALL IN THE FAMILY, THE JEFFERSONS Photo Woody Harrelson to Play Archie Bunker on Tribute to ALL IN THE FAMILY, THE JEFFERSONS
by TV News Desk - Apr 19, 2019

ABC's late-night host Jimmy Kimmel presents a live, 90-minute prime-time event in tribute to classic television sitcoms. “Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons'” teams Kimmel with television icon Norman Lear and executive producers Brent Miller, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Justin Theroux. This special, airing live WEDNESDAY, MAY 22 (8:00-9:31 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, will take viewers down memory lane, recreating an original episode from each of the Emmy® Award-winning series “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons.” This legendary night of television will be hosted by Lear and Kimmel, and directed by 10-time Emmy winner James Burrows.

BRIDESMAIDS Writers Kristen Wiig & Annie Mumolo to Write New Comedy Photo BRIDESMAIDS Writers Kristen Wiig & Annie Mumolo to Write New Comedy
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2019

Variety reports that Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo, who wrote the Academy Award-nominated “Bridesmaids” script, will reunite on new comedy “Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar.”

VIDEO:  Christina Applegate, Linda Cardellini Star in the DEAD TO ME Trailer Photo VIDEO: Christina Applegate, Linda Cardellini Star in the DEAD TO ME Trailer
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2019

Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini star in the all-new Netflix Original Series, Dead to Me, an addictive dark comedy launching globally Friday, May 3rd.  

Freeform Releases Opening Title Sequence for MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM Photo Freeform Releases Opening Title Sequence for MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM
by TV News Desk - Mar 28, 2019

Freeform has released the opening title sequence to its highly anticipated witch drama from “Claws” creator Eliot Laurence. Set in an alternate America where witches ended their persecution nearly 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the U.S. government to fight for their country, “Motherland: Fort Salem” follows three young women from basic training in combat magic into early deployment.

Casting Announced for The Second City e.t.c.'s 43rd Revue Photo Casting Announced for The Second City e.t.c.'s 43rd Revue
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

The Second City is thrilled to announce casting for The Second City e.t.c.'s 43rd Revue. Under the direction of Anneliese Toft with music direction by Jacob Shuda, The Second City e.t.c.'s 43rd Revue features returning cast member Andrew Knox along with first-time resident stage ensemble members Atra Asdou, E.J. Cameron, Mark Campbell, Laurel Krabacher, and Chuck Norment. The stage manager is Laura Hum.

ANCHORMAN: THE UNAUTHORIZED MUSICAL Hits Los Angeles Photo ANCHORMAN: THE UNAUTHORIZED MUSICAL Hits Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

Great Odin's raven! Anchorman: The Unauthorized Musical Adaptation of the Legend of Ron Burgundy is bringing the hit Will Ferrell & Adam McKay comedy to the El Cid stage (4212 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90029) in this special one-night only event on March 14th! Get ready to laugh, drink some scotchy scotch scotch, and sing along to your favorite songs from the 70s!

DESTROYER Arrives on Digital 4/9 and Blu-ray and DVD 4/23 Photo DESTROYER Arrives on Digital 4/9 and Blu-ray and DVD 4/23
by TV News Desk - Mar 12, 2019

Academy Award® Winner Nicole Kidman* gives a Golden Globe®-nominated performance in this gritty, suspenseful crime drama. In the years since she engaged in an undercover drug ring assignment that ended tragically, L.A.P.D. detective Erin Bell (Kidman) has stumbled along a path of self-destruction. But now that the ring's boss has resurfaced, Bell is drawn back into action to try to stop a violent new crime wave. Forced to face the demons of her past, she begins an odyssey that's as deeply personal as it is dangerous.

Adam McKay's Critically-Acclaimed VICE Arrives on Digital 3/12 and on Blu-ray & DVD 4 Photo Adam McKay's Critically-Acclaimed VICE Arrives on Digital 3/12 and on Blu-ray & DVD 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2019

Nominated for 8 ACADEMY AWARDS®*, including Best Picture, VICEstars Christian Bale in his Oscar-nominated role as Dick Cheney in this epic tale of how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world. Co-starring Amy Adams, Steve Carell, and Sam Rockwell, VICE is a darkly comic look behind the scenes of American politics.

Will Ferrell to Star in EUROVISION for Netflix Photo Will Ferrell to Star in EUROVISION for Netflix
by TV News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

David Dobkin (Wedding Crashers, The Judge) is set to direct “Eurovision” For Netflix. Will Ferrell is attached to star and write Eurovision with Andrew Steele for Netflix.

Metro Goldwyn Mayer Appoints Martin Kelley as Chief Communications Officer Photo Metro Goldwyn Mayer Appoints Martin Kelley as Chief Communications Officer
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2019

Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) today announced that it has hired veteran public relations executive Katie Martin Kelley as Chief Communications Officer, effective immediately.

Freeform Announces New Series MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM Photo Freeform Announces New Series MOTHERLAND: FORT SALEM
by TV News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Freeform announced today that it has picked up to series “Motherland: Fort Salem,” a one-hour drama from executive producers Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Kevin Messick, for ten episodes. The series, created by Eliot Laurence (who also created “Claws”), is set in an alternate, present-day America where witches ended their persecution 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the U.S. government to fight for their country. “Motherland: Fort Salem” follows three young women from basic training in combat magic into terrifying and thrilling early deployment. In this world, the traditional roles of gender and power are flipped with women on the front lines, the fight looming and terrorist threats that are strikingly familiar to our world, but with supernatural tactics and weapons.

CBS All Access Renews NO ACTIVITY for Third Season Photo CBS All Access Renews NO ACTIVITY for Third Season
by TV News Desk - Mar 4, 2019

CBS All Access, CBS' digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced the third season renewal of its original comedy series NO ACTIVITY.

Spy Comedy NO GLORY Produced By Adam McKay and Will Ferrell To Star Kumail Nanjiani Photo Spy Comedy NO GLORY Produced By Adam McKay and Will Ferrell To Star Kumail Nanjiani
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2019

According to Variety, Kumail Nanjiani is set to star in the new comedy NO GLORY from Adam McKay and Will Ferrell. About the film, McKay shares “I can't wait to dig into this incredible true story. With Kumail at the helm this has a chance to be really 'special,' as Kumail likes to say.”

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