It's a week full of season finales as network and cable shows alike are wrapping up for a little while. Both of Dan Harmon's TV shows, Rick and Morty and Community, are airing season finales this week, with Chris Elliott guest starring on the Community finale, the second half of a two-parter. Workaholics, Mom, and The Crazy Ones are also wrapping up their seasons.
Jim Rash's Sundance interview series The Writers' Room returns for its second season, and FX's dark comedy-drama Fargo will air its 90-minute premiere. The show features comedy people like Bob Odenkirk, Martin Freeman, Glenn Howerton, and Key & Peele.
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A ton of TV comedies are having their season finales this week. Although March Madness continues, there’s no shortage of comedy on TV this week. In addition to last night's Girls finale, Broad City, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Kroll Show are all concluding their current seasons in the next few days. Amy Poehler is guest starring on both the Broad City and Kroll finales, with Seth Rogen and Katy Perry also popping up on Kroll.
Other notable TV stuff this week includes Fox premiering a new series, Surviving Jack, starring Christopher Meloni; Arnold Schwarzenegger and Bill Cosby making their Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon debuts, and Louis C.K. returning to host Saturday Night [...]
This week sees the premiere of Andy Daly’s new Comedy Central show Review, which stars him as a critic who reviews life experiences rather than TV, food, or movies. Created by and starring Daly, Review also features Jessica St. Clair, Fred Willard, and James Urbaniak.
Other exciting TV stuff this week includes Lena Dunham hosting SNL for the first time, Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert bookending the week on The Tonight Show, and the series premieres of George Lopez's FX show Saint George and the Denis Leary-produced USA paramedic comedy Sirens. Check out the week’s full listing of comedy shows below:
With the Winter Olympics in full swing and this being a lull in the middle of NBC's big late night transition, it's a bit of a slow week for TV in the comedy world. All of NBC's late night shows, Letterman, and a bunch of primetime shows are pre-empted or airing reruns, with the only notable events being Broad City stars Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer and Hannibal Buress going on @midnight together and Fox's Dads airing back-to-back episodes that will serve as its season (and maybe series?) finale.
Check out the week's full listing of comedy shows below:
Comedy Central is set to debut its newest series this week: Broad City. Based on their hit web series of the same name, Broad City stars comedians Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer as a pair of 20something friends living in New York City, with folks like Chris Gethard, Hannibal Buress, and John Gemberling playing recurring roles. The show is executive produced by Amy Poehler.
Broad City's lead-in, Workaholics, will also be airing its season premiere Wednesday night, Jonah Hill is hosting SNL, and a ton of other shows are airing new episodes. Check out the week's full listing of comedy shows below: