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Shrinking: Jason Segel To Star In Apple TV Series From Ted Lasso Team

Bless the "Ted Lasso" gods: A 10-episode comedy series, "Shrinking," is coming from the beloved series' writers, Bill Lawrence and Brett Goldstein. Apple TV+ greenlit the series, which will star Jason Segel, on October 13.According to Deadline, "Shrinking" will follow "a grieving therapist," played by Segel, "who starts to break the rules and tell his clients exactly what he thinks. Ignoring his training and ethics, he finds himself making huge, tumultuous changes to people's lives ... including...
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Apple Orders Comedy Series From Ted Lasso Writers Starring Jason Segel

Apple has greenlit Shrinking, a brand new comedy series starring Jason Segel from the creators of Ted Lasso, according to a recent report from Deadline. RELATED: Dickinson Final Season Trailer Teases Apple TV+ Return The series will be a 10-episode comedy that’s written by Segel, Bill Lawrence, and Brett Goldstein, who portrays Roy Kent in Ted Lasso and also serves as a writer on that hit series as well. According to the report, the trio will all serve as writers and executive producers for the ...
Tags: Apple, Comedy, TV, Movies, TV News, Streaming, Warner Bros Television, Lawrence, Ferrell, Paul Rudd, Bill Lawrence, Goldstein, Jason Segel, Segel, ComingSoon, Shrinking

‘Ted Lasso’s’ Brett Goldstein, Bill Lawrence Team With Jason Segel for Apple Comedy Series

“Ted Lasso’s” Brett Goldstein and Bill Lawrence are uniting with Jason Segel on the Apple comedy series “Shrinking,” Variety has learned. Goldstein, Lawrence, and Segel will all serve as writers and executive producers on the series, with Segel also set to star. Lawrence will executive produce under his Doozer Productions banner along with Jeff Ingold. Doozer’s […]
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Jason Segel to Star in Apple TV+ Series 'Shrinking' From 'Ted Lasso' Creators

Jason Segel is set to star in upcoming Apple TV+ series "Shrinking," Apple announced today. Segel is writing and executive producing the show alongside "Ted Lasso" co-creator Bill Lawrence and "Ted Lasso" star and writer Brett Goldstein, who plays Roy Kent on the series. The 10-episode comedy series will feature Segel playing a therapist who begins to break the rules and tells his clients what he really thinks of them. "Ignoring his training and ethics, he finds himself making huge, tumultuou...
Tags: Apple, Bill Lawrence, Sarah Marshall, Jason Segel, Segel, Brett Goldstein, Ted Lasso, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Roy Kent, Ted Lasso Ted Lasso

HBO Max’s Head of the Class Revival Gets First Look Clip

The first look at HBO Max’s upcoming Head of the Class revival has been released, as the company debuted the first official clip from the upcoming television series. MORE: Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 11 Guest Lineup Includes Bill Hader & Lucy Liu The new clip from the show highlights Robin Givens as the all-grown-up Darlene Merriman, having a brief back-and-forth with her son about an upcoming date. You can check out the teaser clip below:  Inspired by the 1980s sitcom of the same name, Hea...
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12 Shows Like Ted Lasso You'll Definitely Want To Watch

"Believe." That's the core tenet of "Ted Lasso," the instruction that informs both its titular character and the team who writes him into existence. If Ted Lasso believes, so too will his audience. Maybe they'll believe in themselves. Maybe they'll come to believe that football is life (and also death), or that deep grief can be lived with. Belief is what made "Ted Lasso" a word-of-mouth hit, and belief is, ironically, why the discourse turned against it -- because, if you haven't heard, despite...
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15 Shows Like Brooklyn Nine-Nine You Need To See

"Brooklyn Nine-Nine" has had a fascinating history. The series stars Andy Samberg as Detective Jake Peralta, a goofy cop who loves "Die Hard" and making sex tape jokes while working a case. The sitcom hails from iconic comedy creators and has had a devoted fanbase throughout its run, but was canceled by Fox after its 5th season. NBC revived it for three more, yet after the Black Lives Matter protests of 2020, many long running police shows reexamined the way they propagated the police states. Wh...
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Head Of The Class: Release Date, Cast, And More

(Welcome to ...And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.)Back in March of 2021, HBO Max gave the green light to a 10-episode half-hour multi-camera reboot of the 1980s comedy "Head of the Class," originally created by Rich Eustis and Michael Elias. Now, we're just a few months away from the series debut and we've got everything you need to know about the "Head of the Class" reboot righ...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Abc, Los Angeles, Cohen, Gomez, Perry Mason, Mike Molly, Bill Lawrence, Seth Cohen, Charlie Moore, Isabella Gomez, Jeff Ingold, Christa Miller, Ted Lasso

The Morning Watch: 2021 Emmys Highlights: Opening Number, Best Speeches & Memorable Moments

(The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fan-made productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.)In this edition, let's take a look at some of the video highlights from the 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards. Cedric the Entertainer kicked off the show with a rap number, featuring some familiar faces. Unfortunately, that was pr...
Tags: Apple, London, Television, Movies, News, Tom Hanks, Tim Cook, Smithsonian, Cbs, Seth Rogen, Jason Sudeikis, Lorne Michaels, Leon Bridges, Don, Jim, Allen

Ted Lasso Cast And Writers Just Earned A Well-Deserved Pay Raise

"Ted Lasso" spent the past two years capturing hearts (and occasionally breaking them), quickly becoming one of the most popular series on Apple TV+. So as audiences tearfully approach the season 2 finale, Lasso fans are probably wondering what comes next. Well good news, season 3 has been confirmed for over a year now — and even better, the creative team behind the show is getting a serious pay raise for all their hard work.According to The Hollywood Reporter, the cast, writers and producers ju...
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Ted Lasso Actors and Writers to Receive Big Pay Increases Ahead of Season 3

The producers and writers behind the hit Apple TV+ series Ted Lasso are getting some big bumps in pay increases, according to a recent report from The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Hailee Steinfeld-Led Dramedy Dickinson Ending with Season 3 According to the report, the stars of the series, ranging from Jason Sudeikis all the way to the players on AFC Richmond (the soccer team the series features) have engaged in recent contract renegotiations with Warner Bros. Television, that will see all of the...
Tags: Apple, Comedy, TV, Hollywood, Movies, Drama, TV News, Streaming, Warner Bros, Jason Sudeikis, Beard, Nbc Sports, Joe Kelly, Raymond, Bill Lawrence, Sudeikis

Vince Vaughn to Star in Apple TV+ Drama ‘Bad Monkey’ From ‘Ted Lasso’ Co-Creator

Vince Vaughn is about to become the next Florida Man. Vaughn is set to star in Bad Monkey, a television adaptation of author Carl Hiaasen’s Florida-set novel about a former detective who gets caught up in a possible murder investigation after a tourist finds a severed arm while fishing. Bill Lawrence, the creator of Scrubs and co-creator of Ted Lasso, is the mastermind behind this series, which will be on AppleTV+. More details are below. Lawrence is reportedly writing every episode of Bad M...
Tags: Apple, Florida, Hbo, TV, Movies, News, Star, Luke Wilson, Bahamas, Burt Reynolds, Brie Larson, Lawrence, Vince Vaughn, Sunshine State, Demi Moore, Vaughn

‘Ted Lasso’ Co-Creator Bill Lawrence Sets Drama ‘Bad Monkey’ at Apple, Vince Vaughn to Star

“Ted Lasso” co-creator Bill Lawrence has landed a series order at Apple for the drama “Bad Monkey” with Vince Vaughn attached to star, Variety has learned. The series is based on Carl Hiaasen’s 2013 novel of the same name. It tells the story of Andrew Yancy (Vaughn), a one-time detective demoted to restaurant inspector in Southern […]
Tags: Apple, News, Star, Vince Vaughn, Bill Lawrence, Carl Hiaasen, Ted Lasso, Andrew Yancy Vaughn

'Bad Monkey' Series Starring Vince Vaughn Coming to Apple TV+

Apple has inked a deal for "Bad Monkey" an upcoming television series that's set to star Vince Vaughn, Apple announced today. The 10-episode drama is based on Carl Hiaasen's 2013 novel of the same name. It tells the story of Andrew Yancy, a South Florida detective who has been demoted to a restaurant inspector. After a tourist finds a severed arm while out fishing, Yancy is pulled innto a world of greed and corruption that decimates the environment in Florida and the Bahamas. According to Ap...
Tags: Apple, Florida, Apple TV, Bahamas, South Florida, Vince Vaughn, Bill Lawrence, Carl Hiaasen, Yancy, Ted Lasso, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Vince Vaughn Apple, Andrew Yancy, Florida Bad Monkey

‘Reboot,’ a Sitcom About Sitcom Reboots, Will Star Keegan-Michael Key and Johnny Knoxville

Keegan-Michael Key and Johnny Knoxville will be teaming up for a new streaming series from Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan. According to Deadline, Hulu has picked up the comedy pilot Reboot, about a comedy show reboot, with the two actors tapped to star. A Major Showrunner Heads to Streaming Reboot is a meta-comedy inspired by the recent wave of comedy revivals. (Seriously, we’re looking at a possible Frasier revival at Paramount+, a MacGruber series for Peacock, an HBO Max Sex and ...
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Bill Lawrence Says the ‘Ted Lasso’ Text Chain Is Just as Lovely as You’d Hope

AFC Richmond might not win a ton on the pitch, but “Ted Lasso” just set itself up with a whole bunch of opportunities to hoist Emmys in...
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Official Ted Lasso Merchandise Coming Later This Month Ahead of Season 2 Premiere

Following the success and popularity of the Apple TV+ original series Ted Lasso, official merchandise related to the series will go on sale next month, according to an interview with showrunner Bill Lawrence. As reported by 9to5Mac, Bill Lawrence, in an interview on the "Fake Doctors, Real Friends" podcast, says that official Ted Lasso merchandise will go on sale later this month, but notes that official kits for the show, such as Richmond jerseys, won't come out until September. On the pod...
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Ted Lasso Season 2 Teaser Reveals July Premiere Date!

Ted Lasso Season 2 teaser reveals July premiere date! On the heels of star Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses) bringing home the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Television Series — Comedy or Musical, Apple TV+ has debuted the first trailer for the highly-anticipated second season of feel-good comedy Ted Lasso that also reveals a July premiere date! The trailer can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Jason Sudeikis’ Ted Lasso Nabs Early Third Season Renewal Ted Lasso stars Sudeikis as the...
Tags: Apple, England, Comedy, TV, Movies, Trailer, Sports, TV News, Kansas, Jason Sudeikis, Joe Kelly, Golden Globe, Bill Lawrence, Sudeikis, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Date

HBO Max Orders Comedy ‘Head of the Class’ From Bill Lawrence, Amy Pocha and Seth Cohen

Half-hour multicamera comedy “Head of the Class” has been given a 10-episode series order from streaming platform HBO Max. The original series, which is being executive produced by Bill Lawrence (of “Ted Lasso” and “Scrubs”) alongside exec producers and writers Amy Pocha and Seth Cohen (of “Paradise PD” and “American Vandal”), stars “One Day at […]
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I May Destroy You’s Sarah Niles Joins Ted Lasso Season 2

I May Destroy You’s Sarah Niles Joins Ted Lasso Season 2 Sarah Niles (I May Destroy You, Rocks, Viewpoint) has officially joined the cast of the feel-good comedy series Ted Lasso for its second season, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Niles has boarded the new season as a series regular. She will play Sharon, a sports psychologist brought in to work with AFC Richmond. Ted Lasso is currently in production in London on the upcoming second season. Last year, the series received an early seas...
Tags: Apple, TV, London, Movies, TV News, Streaming, Jason Sudeikis, Nbc Sports, Hunt, Golden Globe, Niles, Sharon, Bill Lawrence, Sudeikis, David M Benett Getty, Ted Lasso

Jason Sudeikis Wins Golden Globe Award for Apple TV+ Comedy Series 'Ted Lasso'

Jason Sudeikis today won a Golden Globe Award for "Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series" in the "Musical or Comedy" category for his starring role in the hit Apple TV+ comedy series "Ted Lasso." Sudeikis stars as the title character Ted Lasso, a small-time college football coach from Kansas hired to coach a professional soccer team in England, despite having no experience coaching soccer. The show has received positive reviews, with many viewers finding solace in Lasso's unrelent...
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Cast of Apple TV+ Series 'Ted Lasso' to Participate in Panel Discussion at PaleyFest

The Paley Center for Media today announced the full lineup of programming for its virtual PaleyFest LA 2021 television festival next month, including the Golden Globe-nominated Apple TV+ comedy series "Ted Lasso." PaleyFest is described as featuring "conversations with the cast and creative teams from television's most acclaimed and most popular shows, providing fans with exclusive behind-the-scenes scoops and breaking news stories." "I get to speak for the whole Ted Lasso team when I say th...
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HBO Max Confirms ‘Clone High’ Reboot, Announces Slew of New Animated Shows

HBO Max has just announced a slew of adult animated projects, and we’ll talk about all of them below. But arguably the most interesting is a “modern refresh” of Clone High, the cult classic animated series from the early 2000s that was created by Scrubs‘ Bill Lawrence and a pair of then-up-and-coming writers named Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. All three of those guys are returning to executive produce this new version of the show, and Lord and Miller will also serve as writers on the projec...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Television, Movies, Office, America, Animation, Phil Lord, Cover, Kaling, Mindy Kaling, Pete Davidson, Obi, Miller, Michael B Jordan, Uncanny Valley

‘Ted Lasso’ Season 2 Will Have More Episodes Than Season 1

Get pumped, Diamond Dogs: Ted Lasso season 2 will feature more episodes than the first season. Last year, the AppleTV+ comedy series debuted and quickly began to gain popularity via good old-fashioned word of mouth, spreading joy, mirth, and optimism in its wake and racking up award nominations in the process. So when season 2 premieres, we expect there to be a much bigger crowd paying attention – and Apple has confirmed that fans will be treated to even more than we got in season 1. Juno Te...
Tags: Apple, Comedy, Television, Movies, United Kingdom, Bill Lawrence, Jason-sudeikis, Appletv, Ted Lasso, COVID, Keeley Jones

Apple TV+ Show 'Ted Lasso' Likely to End After Season 3

Apple TV+ show "Ted Lasso" is likely to end after three seasons, according to a new interview with one of the show's creators, Bill Lawrence (via Ted Lasso has been among the more popular Apple TV+ shows, and it was renewed for a second season almost immediately after the first season launched. A third season was also approved before the second season has even begun filming. Ted Lasso stars Jason Sudeikis and follows an American college football coach as he is recruited save ...
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Jon Hamm-Led Fletch Reboot Eyes a Spring 2021 Production Start

Jon Hamm-Led Fletch Reboot Eyes a Spring 2021 Production Start In a recent interview with Collider, Golden Globe winner Jon Hamm (Mad Men) has finally opened up about Miramax’s upcoming Fletch reboot, confirming that they’re currently targeting to start filming next Spring in New York City. He also went on to tease the film’s “excellent script,” reiterating that the project will definitely be influence by the novels. “We’re hoping to start shooting in the springtime, in New York City – you k...
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Jason Sudeikis’ Ted Lasso Nabs Early Third Season Renewal

Jason Sudeikis’ Ted Lasso nabs early third season renewal A few weeks after the first season came to a close and the streaming platform greenlit a second season, Apple is tripling down on the Jason Sudeikis starring and co-developed sports comedy Ted Lasso as it has renewed the series for a third season while also revealing production for season two is slated to begin in early January in London, according to Variety. RELATED: Apple Renews Jason Sudeikis-Led Ted Lasso for Second Season ...
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The Diamond Dogs Are Back: ‘Ted Lasso’ Season 3 Confirmed at AppleTV+

Back in August, Apple handed out a greenlight for a second season of Ted Lasso, the heartwarming and hilarious sports comedy starring Jason Sudeikis. There were some rumblings and rumors about a potential third season being in the works as well, and now that has been confirmed: Ted Lasso season 3 is officially coming to AppleTV+. Earlier this month, Ted Lasso co-creator Bill Lawrence (Scrubs, Cougar Town) gave fans some hope that even though the second season hasn’t started filming yet, a th...
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‘Ted Lasso’ Season 2: Apple Ropes Another Season of the Jason Sudeikis Comedy

Jason Sudeikis (and his mustache) will be back for another season of Ted Lasso. AppleTV+ has given the greenlight to a second season of the fish-out-of-water comedy series, which has evidently performed well enough since the season one premiere last week to have earned a nod for a batch of 10 additional episodes. Prepare yourselves, because Ted Lasso season 2 is coming at us like a well-thrown spiral. Or is that a well-kicked soccer ball? Jason Sudeikis, the Saturday Night Live veteran and st...
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Apple Renews Jason Sudeikis-Led Ted Lasso for Second Season

Apple Renews Jason Sudeikis-led Ted Lasso for second season Just one week after the sports comedy’s premiere on the streaming service, Apple has chosen to renew the Jason Sudeikis-starring Ted Lasso for a second season, according to Variety. RELATED: Ted Lasso Trailer: Jason Sudeikis Stars in Apple TV+’s Comedy Series PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Apple, TV, Movies, Hedy Lamarr, Stephen King, Jake Gyllenhaal, TV News, Gary Oldman, Jason Sudeikis, Will Ferrell, Nbc Sports, Hunt, J J Abrams, Paul Rudd, Isaac Asimov, Bill Lawrence