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    FX Orders Pilot for Comedy ‘Lil Dicky’

    FX Networks has ordered a pilot for a half-hour comedy based on the life of rapper and comedian Dave Burd, known best by his stage name Lil Dicky. The series is centered around a suburban neurotic man in his late twenties who has convinced himself that he is destined to be one of the best rappers of […]

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    FX Renews ‘Baskets’ for Season 4

    FX comedy “Baskets,” produced by and starring Zach Galifiankis, has been renewed for a fourth season , it was announced today by Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, Presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions. The recently concluded third season saw the Baskets family attempt to run a rodeo together. In the emotional season finale, […]

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    FX Orders Half-Hour Drama ‘Mr. Inbetween’

    FX has placed a series order for Mr Inbetween, a half-hour Australian drama series created by and starring Scott Ryan and directed by Nash Edgerton. In “Mr Inbetween,” Ryan plays Ray Shoesmith, a father, ex-husband, boyfriend and best friend: tough roles to juggle in the modern age. Even harder when you’re a criminal for hire. The […]

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    FX Orders Pilot for Drama ‘Y’

    FX Networks has ordered a pilot for “Y” based on the post-apocalyptic science fiction comic book series “Y: The Last Man”, it was announced today by Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, Presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions. Melina Matsoukas will direct the pilot, which will be produced by FX Productions. The […]

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    HBO Cuts Ties With Louis C.K.

    Comedian Louis C.K., who has been accused of sexual misconduct by five women in a story published yesterday by The New York Times, has been dropped from HBO’s upcoming “Night of Too Many Stars” comedy benefit special. “Night of Too Many Stars,” an event featuring stand-up performances and sketches, is set to air as scheduled on […]

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    FX Renews ‘Better Things’ for Season Three

    “Better Things,” the Peabody-winning comedy series co-created by and starring Pamela Adlon, has been greenlit by Fox for a third season. The expected episode order is for 10 new half-hours.   ““Better Things’’ success is testament to the creative genius of Pamela Adlon as a writer, director and actor,” said Eric Schrier, Co-President of Original Programming, […]

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    Over 9-Million Viewers for ‘American Horror Story: Cult’ Season Opener

    “American Horror Story: Cult,” the anthology series from co-creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, drew 6.91 million total viewers and 4.56 million adults 18-49 for its premiere telecast on Tuesday, September 5th (from 10 PM-11:07 p.m.), based on the Live + Same Day data. Including two encore telecasts and all non-linear data currently available, “AHS: […]

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    FX Renews ‘Snowfall’ for Season Two

    FX has announced a second season pick-up for recently introduced “Snowfall.” Set in Los Angeles in 1983, “Snowfall” is a one-hour drama set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it. The story follows numerous characters on a violent collision course, including: Franklin […]

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