morty

TV historian and Big Brother fan. Former contributor to The Philadelphia Inquirer TV section.

Comedy Central’s Animated Series “Jeff and Some Aliens” Premieres on Wednesday, January 11 at 10:30PM

The aliens have finally landed as Comedy Central premieres its latest animated series “Jeff & Some Aliens” on Wednesday, January 11 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT following the premiere of the seventh and final season of “Workaholics.” [countdown id=”1481233378″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”01,11,2017,22,30″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] A spin-off of the animated anthology…

NBC Announces Timeslots for New Comedies

“Trial & Error” and “Great News” Are Each Scheduled as Tuesday Hourlong Comedy Blocks and the DC Comics-Inspired “Powerless” Immediately Follows Critically Applauded Thursday Hit Comedy “Superstore” First-Season Sensation “Little Big Shots” Returns to Kick Off New Sunday Lineup and Is Followed by “Chicago Justice” as the Night Closes Out with Season Two of Riveting…

Lifetime Movie Network (LMN)’s New Series and New Seasons

Lifetime Movie Network (LMN) announced the Premiere of New Original Series “My Crazy Sex” and New Seasons of “My Crazy Ex” and “Monster in My Family.” NEW SERIES: MY CRAZY SEX Series Premiere December 28 at 10pm ET/PT Whether it’s a sultry one-night stand, a long-awaited late-night rendezvous, or a misguided attempt to spice up…

One Day at a Time launches Friday, January 6th on Netflix

A reimagining of the iconic Norman Lear’s classic sitcom, One Day at a Time  Netflix calls it, “a hilarious and heartfelt comedy that follows three generations of a Cuban-American family sometimes-reluctantly cohabitating and navigating the ups and downs of life. ” A newly-single mom and military veteran journeys through the triumphs and tribulations that come…

truTV Announces New and Returning Shows

Highlights Include Renewals for Hit Series Adam Ruins Everything and The Carbonaro Effect, New Series include Talk Show the Game Show and Chris Webber’s Full Court Pranks · Adam Ruins Everything has been picked up for a 16-episode second season airing summer 2017; I’m pleased about this, I’ve enjoyed having Adam ruin my pre-conceptions. ·…

Premiere of New FOX Comedy “The Mick” to air after NFL Doubleheader on Sunday, January 1

Mackenzie, aka “MICKEY” (Kaitlin Olson, “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia“) is an unapologetic degenerate, who suddenly finds herself stuck in affluent Greenwich, CT, raising her spoiled niece and nephews: Sabrina (Sofia Black-D’Elia, “The Night Of“), an ambitious, 18-going-on-30-year-old who is a worthy adversary to Mickey; Chip (Thomas Barbusca, “Middle School: The Worst Years of My…

Netflix Announces Slate of Original Films, and Series at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival

Netflix unveiled its expanded slate of diverse originals making their world premiere at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival, which will include four original features, one original documentary feature, and episodes of two hotly-anticipated doc series. With a roster of talent including Academy Award(R)-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville, Jason Segel, Rooney Mara, Robert Redford, Elijah Wood, Rashida…

Second Season Episodes of Man in the High Castle December 16

New episodes of the Amazon original hit drama, The Man in the High Castle, will begin streaming on December 16, here. [countdown id=”1481069349″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”true” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”default” until=”12,16,2016,20,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] Veteran character actor Tzi Ma will recur on the new season as General Onoda, “an intelligent, nuanced and excellent soldier from…