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Do you groan when a romantic comedy ends with one lead character making a mad dash in pursuit of the other? The “race for your love” denouement (as classified by TV Tropes) is definitely overused in the movies, but it’s also so common now that it’s almost more of an expected convention rather than a problematic cliche. That doesn’t mean it’s not great… Continue reading Watch Anne Hathaway and Seth Meyers Spoof Rom-Com Endings

CBS is giving Happy Endings creator David Caspe his second pilot order of the season: The network has issued a thumbs-up to Cuz-Bros, a comedy that he created with fellow Happy producer Erik Sommers. The multi-camera pilot, which will be written and executive produced by the pair, chronicles the exploits of a successful lady killer whose perfect life is thrown out of whack when his “mess of a cousin”… Continue reading CBS orders comedy pilot from ‘Happy Endings’ creator David Caspe

happy-endings-season-3-finale-renewed-season-4-abc.jpgTime for some not-so ah-maz-ing news: “Happy Endings” is officially dead.

Sony Pictures TV’s quest to find an adoptive home for the orphaned, and underrated, comedy after ABC abandoned it in a dumpster this May has come to an end. Deadline reports that the cast’s contract options expire over the weekend of June 29-30, as the month ends, and with no real option in sight… Continue reading 'Happy Endings' Season 4 won't happen: Series is officially dead

A happy ending is looking less and less likely for a certain ABC comedy.

Happy Endings ratings dropped through the floor Friday night.

Two back-to-back episodes at 8 p.m. averaged only 2 million viewers and a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating in the hour (with one episode only getting a 0.5). That’s down 25 percent from the comedy’s last original airing a couple weeks ago (coverage of the Boston bomber pursuit… Continue reading ‘Happy Endings’ ratings drop

tricia-helfer-community-gi.jpg“Community” fans who are apprehensive about the direction of Season 4 should take heart in the following news: Tricia Helfer (“Battlestar Galactica”) will guest-star in an early episode.

That’s a nice casting get, but it’s who she’s playing that should comfort Human Beings everywhere: According to TVLine, Helfer will play a rabid “Inspector Spacetime” fan whom Abed (Danny Pudi) meets at a convention for the fake… Continue reading Tricia Helfer joins 'Community,' plus 'Happy Endings' and 'Nashville' casting