Let’s get High on Concepts!

"Nerds is cool now, and jocks is pumping our gas."
-Hollywood Handbook

This is the news you didin't know about for the week of 5/15/17!

Adult Swim gets new shows; Mystery Science Theater 3000 is going on tour; and Justin Theroux and Jimmy Kimmel are making a live sitcom special for ABC! This week we're taking a look at high concept sitcoms and why they seem to fail.

Pilots for the upcoming TV season!

"Ding ding ding"


This is the news you didn't know about for the week of 5/8/17!

The spring television season is almost over. Networks are readying their fall schedules with brand new pilots. What shows are going where? What networks are reinventing comedy pilots? Can multicam make a come back? Plus we take a look at the best comedy pilots of the year...so far. All of this and that's about it only on News Time.

Bring back guest hosting to late night!

“Talent alone won't make you a success. Neither will being in the right place at the right time, unless you are ready. The most important question is: 'Are your ready?'”
-Johnny Carson

This is the news you didn’t know about for the week of 5/1/17!

Stephen Colbert is setting up a “Daily Show” reunion; Danny DeVito and Jeff Goldblum are headlining a new Amazon series; and we take a look at guest hosting in late night - a practice that isn’t done any more but should be brought back.