Sitcom

  • Seinfeld Vs Full House: Cast reunions of both sitcoms fail to grab people's attention at the Super Bowl February 3, 2014

    This year's Super Bowl saw reunions of casts from 'Seinfeld' and 'Full House'. However, both the reunions failed to grab the attention of fans during the big game on Sunday. The theme of the 'Seinfeld' mini cast reunion, which is also an advertisement for Jerry Seinfeld's web series 'Comedians in...
  • Ben Affleck, Matt Damon to produce a new TV sitcom October 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Oscarwinners Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are teaming up to executive produce a new TV sitcom 'More Time With Family'. The friends, who previously won an Academy Award for cowriting the screenplay of 'The Good Will Hunting', would once again come together for the CBS comedy, reported Deadline. 'More...
  • MTV's new reality show will be India's first youth sitcom, say crew members March 15, 2013

    MTV's new reality show will be a 12-part series, and a spoof on The Ramayana. ...
  • 'Big Bang Theory' actor Kunal Nayyar in legal soup? November 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: 'The Big Bang Theory' actor Kunal Nayyar is reportedly facing legal action from his previous talent agency over allegations that he failed to pay the commission amount. The 31yearold, who plays Raj Koothrappali in the American sitcom, was looked after by staff at Diverse Talent Group (DTG) when he...
  • The Big Bang Theory: Hawking to do a cameo March 14, 2012

    London: Physicist Stephen Hawking has signed up to make a cameo appearance in US sitcom 'The Big Bang Theory', reports contactmusic.com. "When people would ask us who a 'dream guest star' for the show would be, we would always joke and say Stephen Hawking knowing that it was a long...
  • Fired for control issues, Sheen gets a TV return February 23, 2012

    Los Angeles: Charlie Sheen is all set for his official return to the tube. The actor will make a comeback to American TV screens with his new comedy series 'Anger Management' in March a year after he was fired from hit sitcom 'Two And A Half Men'. Sheen will lead the...
  • Snoop Dogg to star in sitcom October 12, 2011

    London: Rapper Snoop Dogg will star as the father in a family sitcom for NBC, which he has developed with producer Don Reo. This is not the first time he is venturing into acting. The 39yearold has earlier worked in a sketch show 'Doggy Fizzle Televizzle' for MTV, and appeared in...
  • Every US TV show has an Indian: Aziz Ansari September 12, 2011

    New Delhi: IndianAmerican comedian Aziz Ansari, who juggles movies, TV shows as well as his standup acts, says Hollywood is very receptive of Indian faces and almost every sitcom has an artist from the country. The 28yearold standup comedian, who has appeared in movies like 'Funny People', 'Get Him to the...
  • 22nd season of 'The Simpsons' comes to India August 24, 2011

    New Delhi: 'The Simpsons' 22nd season has kicked off in India. The Simpsons was renewed for at least two additional seasons during the twentieth season leading up to this season. The cast is currently signed through the 23rd season. In 1989, a team of production companies adapted 'The Simpsons' into a...
  • Sheen plans 'Two and a Half Men' funeral party August 9, 2011

    London: Actor Charlie Sheen is throwing a party to watch his character Charlie Harper's funeral on "Two and a Half Men". Sheen was fired from the sitcom and replaced by Ashton Kutcher after his eccentric behaviour and feuds with creator Chuck Lorre, who has now decided Charlie Harper dies off screen. However,...
  • Lisa Edelstein won't be back in 'House' May 18, 2011

    Los Angeles: Lisa Edelstein is checking out of Fox TV's 'House.' In a statement on Tuesday, the actress said she is leaving the medical series after seven years as Dr Lisa Cuddy. The decision followed much consideration and brings mixed feelings, Edelstein said: She's disappointed at leaving a character she loved playing...
  • DiCaprio dating Gossip Girl star Blake Lively? May 18, 2011

    London: Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio seems to have found solace in the arms of 'Gossip Girl' star Blake Lively after his split from supermodel Bar Rafaeli. The 36yearold actor, who separated from his onoff girlfriend earlier this month, was spotted enjoying a night out with Lively, 23, in New York, reported...
  • Lorre to bring 'Two and a...' reboot without Sheen June 16, 2011

    Los Angeles: 'Two and a Half Men' cocreator Chuck Lorre is moving ahead with a reboot of the popular show without Charlie Sheen. Lorre is planning to give Jon Cryer a significant part in the new series besides introducing a new, yettobecast character. The time is running out for the CBS presentation...
  • Sheen to riff than use a script for upcoming tour March 19, 2011

    Los Angeles: Charlie Sheen plans to "riff like an artist" from memory rather than use a script on his 21date "Torpedo of Truth" tour next month, delivering a mostly spoken word performance of about 80 minutes, according to one of the show's producers. Joey Scoleri told E! News in an interview...
  • Lowe to replace Sheen in 'Two And A Half Men'? March 10, 2011

    Los Angeles: Actor Rob Lowe is likely to replace Charlie Sheen in hit TV sitcom Two And A Half Men. Sheen was sacked from the show after he lashed out at the show producers and show creator/writer Chuck Lorre for cancelling the remaining episodes of the current season of the show. According...
  • Charlie Sheen plans to sue sitcom makers March 1, 2011

    Los Angeles: Charlie Sheen's lawyer says that the actor is planning to sue the makers of his sitcom Two And A Half Men for $320 million after its production was halted Sheen's show was put on a halt following a series of scandals in his private life and his public rants...
  • 'Designing Women' actress Dixie Carter dies April 12, 2010

    Los Angeles: Actress Dixie Carter, who played an outspoken liberal on the sitcom Designing Women and received an Emmy nomination for a guest role on Desperate Housewives has died, according to TV gossip show Entertainment Tonight. She was 70. "This has been a terrible blow to our family," actor Hal...
  • Photogallery: The Simpsons turn 20 October 20, 2009

    The animated series recently surpassed "Gunsmoke" as the longestrunning American primetime scripted entertainment program. ...
  • After Bollywood, TV sitcoms seek insurance cover August 6, 2007

    Mumbai: After Bollywood blockbusters, TV sitcoms are increasingly seeking insurance cover. And typically, the insurance covers the death of a cast member from illness and damage and theft of sets, costumes and special equipment. The sum insured varies from Rs 1 crore to Rs 5 crore per production and premiums...
  • What's funny about 'being Muslim'? April 12, 2007

    New Delhi: Being Muslim in the West may not be funny right in the current day and age, but a Canadian sitcom is taking a shot at injecting some humour into the situation. On the show Little Mosque of the Prairie it's not about being politically correct or incorrect, it's about...