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The Neighbors

The Neighbors is an American television science fiction sitcom, created by Dan Fogelman and airing on ABC. The story line revolves around a family of humans living in a community of … Continue reading

Downward Dog

Downward Dog was an American comedy television series broadcast on ABC, based on a web series by Animal Media Group. ABC subsequently cancelled the series before it finished its first … Continue reading

Big Little Lies

Big Little Lies is an American dark comedy-drama HBO miniseries created and written by David E. Kelley (The Crazy Ones, Boston Justice, Ally McBeal), based on the novel of the … Continue reading

Haters Back Off

Haters Back Off is a television comedy series starring Colleen Ballinger, based on her character Miranda Sings, that was released on Netflix on October 14, 2016. The “surreal and absurd” … Continue reading

This Is Us

This Is Us is an American television comedy-drama series created by Dan Fogelman (Pitch, The Neighbors, Grandfathered) that premiered on NBC on September 20, 2016. The ensemble cast stars Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris … Continue reading


Rhoda was an American sitcom starring Valerie Harper which aired a total of 109 half-hour episodes and one hour-long episode over five seasons from September 9, 1974 to December 9, 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary … Continue reading


Pitch is an American drama television series broadcast on Fox that premiered on September 22, 2016. The series was commissioned on May 10, 2016. Plot The series, set in the confines of Major League Baseball, sets … Continue reading


Mulaney is an American sitcom that premiered on October 5, 2014 on Fox. Stand-up comedian and former Saturday Night Live writer John Mulaney (Important Things with Demetri Martin) created the show and starred as a fictionalized version of … Continue reading


Insecure is an HBO original comedy series created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore, which is partially based on Rae’s widely lauded web series Awkward Black Girl. The series premiered on October 9, 2016. The first episode premiered online on … Continue reading


Ellen is an American television sitcom that aired on the ABC network from March 29, 1994, to July 22, 1998, consisting of 109 episodes. The title role is Ellen Morgan, played by stand-up comedian Ellen DeGeneres, a neurotic bookstore owner in … Continue reading

Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life

Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life (originally announced as The Guide to Surviving Life before reverting to its original working title) is an American single-camera comedy television series created by Jay Lacopo. It debuted … Continue reading

Blunt Talk

Blunt Talk is an American sitcom on the Starz cable network starring Patrick Stewart (Star Trek: The Next Generation, Moby Dick), created by Jonathan Ames (Bored to Death), and executive produced by Seth MacFarlane. The series’ first two episodes … Continue reading

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