In the fall oftwo new television shows, essentially about the same thing, premiered on network television. Fey hailed. It was a huge hit and ran for seven seasons.
Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip is an American comedy-drama television series created and primarily written by Aaron Sorkin. On May 14,NBC cancelled the series after one season. It is Aaron Sorkin's only TV show not to air for more than one season.
Simplr theme by Scott. Is the pilot really already available from Netflix? The pilot is now available only from NetFlix.
On ''Studio 60,'' Matt dresses down the bad writers, Cal redresses the stage set, and Harriet considers undressing for a lad magazine. Maybe I should start looking at Studio 60 as if it were a campy nighttime soap like Dynasty : a drama that tangentially touches upon the real world I live in but whose characters are so far removed from that world — insulated by wealth, privilege, and unexamined assumptions — that their dilemmas are fabulously exotic and not anything I can actually empathize with. Or like this: The most expendable, least-liked members of my staff are quitting en masse, saving me from having to be the bad guy who has to lay off staffers who actually contribute…Wait a minute, how is this a problem, again?
Different Grantland writers will take turns giving their take on who has the bragging rights, from the posse of their choosing. Sometimes I think it might be my all-time favorite episode of television. One of the standout things about this pilot is the sheer degree of star power on display.
Andrew Wallenstein. The new NBC drama Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip offers a look behind the scenes of a fictional late-night comedy program. TV critic Andrew Wallenstein has a review.
In January A. Club head writer Nathan Rabin began My Year Of Flopsa twice-weekly series of essays about films that were financial flops, critical failures, and lacked substantial cult followings. It continued on after its original year as a book and as a twice-monthly feature, and is now expanding into My World Of Flops, a series of twice-monthly essays that expands the scope of the column to include books, television shows, music, and other forms of pop culture.
Sign in. Danny helps Jordan with her pregnancy--but what ulterior motives does he have? Meanwhile, Matt tries to put together a Christmas-themed show without being too L.
Imagine that you had written The West Wing. You'd be feeling pretty good about yourself, right? The show would come to be considered one of the greatest TV programmes of all time, picking up a record nine Emmy wins just in its first season it would eventually tie with Hill Street Blues to become the drama with the most Emmy awards ever.