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This week on TV: 14 shows return, 6 premieres, and 1 new special

This week on TV might as well be described as a tidal wave of comedy content. Fall TV is back in full swing with 14 shows returning, 6 premiering, and 1 new comedy special for good measure. We here at The Laugh Button have you covered with your complete guide to the week with show […]

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15 new comedies heading to network TV this fall and beyond

Now that Labor Day has come and gone, the summer is officially winding down. It’s time to trade in the beach for the couch. What new comedies are coming our way this new fall television season and beyond you ask? Well, we are glad you did. Here is the entire breakdown of new comedy shows […]

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Kevin James set to be the king of television again

A newly retired police officer looks forward to spending more quality time with his wife and three kids only to discover he faces much tougher challenges at home than he ever did on the streets. Kevin’s retirement plans consist of chilling with his family and having epic adventures with fellow retirees Goody, his former partner […]

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“Uncle Buck” becomes a TV show, again

If you are of a certain age and you hear someone utter the two words “Uncle Buck,” you are instantly swept back in time to when actor John Candy and director John Hughes dominated the comedy landscape. The year was 1989. Uncle Buck was a slacker who drank, smoked, and bet on horses. Oh, and […]

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Watch three trailers for upcoming fall CBS sitcoms

Time to dive into some more trailers for upcoming sitcoms. This time for CBS. They’ve got three new shows on the horizon that star Kevin James, Joel McHale, and Matt LeBlanc and they will all premiere this fall. Let’s take a look shall we: Kevin Can Wait A newly retired police officer looks forward to […]

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This Week on TV: Lady Dynamite

This week on TV we get a new special from Brad Williams, the much anticipated Maria Bamford series hits Netflix, Fred Armisen returns to Saturday Night Live, Mike & Molly comes to an end, and Thingstarter starts on Seeso. On Monday, the one-hour series finale of Mike & Molly airs bringing the six-season show to […]

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Television’s comedy cancellations and renewals

With TV Upfronts now underway, the major networks, cable channels, and streaming services are making all of their decisions to renew or cancel their current programming to make room for the next wave and new lineups. Here’s the latest on what’s happening with all your favorite comedy programs. NBC The Carmichael Show – Renewed Late […]

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Watch the CBS comic-thriller “BrainDead” teaser trailer

BrainDead is CBS’s new comic-thriller set in the world of Washington, D.C. politics. The series, starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Danny Pino, Aaron Tveit, Tony Shalhoub, Nikki M. James and Johnny Ray Gill comes from Robert and Michelle King, creators and executive producers of The Good Wife. BrainDead follows a young, fresh-faced Hill staffer (Winstead) getting […]