There’s… Johnny! is a show that’s already had an interesting life even before this trailer dropped today. The Hulu show is about the backstage antics of The Tonight Show during it’s reign with Johnny Carson at the helm. The seven-episode series launches on Hulu on November 16th. The show landed on Hulu after originally slated to air on the comedy streaming outlet Seeso, unfortunately Seeso announced its demise this summer and will officially shutter its doors this week.
There’s… Johnny! stars Tony Danza also stars along with Ian Nelson, Jane Levy, and Roger Bart. The cast also includes T’Keyah Crystal Keymáh, Nate Smith, David Hoffman, Daniel Strauss, and Andrew Schulz.
The show was co-created by Paul Reiser and filmmaker David Steven Simon, the period comedy intertwines live action with authentic footage of Carson and his guests on screen as the series focuses on the people behind the scenes of the late-night show. The final trailer hit the web today and if you’re a fan of anything with a a behind the scenes flavor – The Larry David Show, The Muppets, or 30 Rock, this is for you.