Season 2 of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Premieres Tonight
Twitter and a bunch of other stuff may be down, but, at the very least, you have this to look forward to.
Well, so long as you this site is operational and you can read this, season 2 of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend will premiere tonight on The CW at 9PM. From the looks of this Lemonade spoof, they have got a lot of nice surprises up their sleeve.
Mad TV Revival at The CW Announces New Cast
On Tuesday July 26th, the aforementioned group will kick off a new chapter of Mad TV on The CW. Following the exit of Key & Peele, networks all around television are seeking to be that next go-to sketch comedy show. The CW has already enjoyed some success with reviving comedy with Whose Line Is It Anyway? and they might have some luck bringing back Mad TV next month.
We do know that Piotr is, hands down, one of the best impressionists out there.
The CW Is Reviving Mad TV
Eight hour long episodes have been ordered the network.
The long-running Fox late night sketch series, Mad TV, is getting a second life at The CW.
There is going to be a completely new cast, but old cast members will be making special guest appearances. You better bet your bottom dollar that they’re going to try to get Mad TV alums Key & Peele, Alex Borstein, Ike Barinholtz, and Bobby Lee on the show.
This Mad TV revival along with Party Over Here makes it seem like sketch comedy is having a revival on network television.
The CW Renews “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” and “Jane The Virgin”
Of course the CW would renew their Golden Globe winning block of comedy.
It took awhile, but CW has definitely seemed to got their comedy slate on track.
Because of The Golden Globes and Critics’ Choice Wins, The CW Has All of “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” Online for The Week
If you, for some reason, haven’t acquainted yourself with the work of Rachel Bloom, this is a good place to start.
Rachel received best actress in a comedic series honors at both The Golden Globes and The Critics Choice Awards. In addition to all the critical praise leading up to those wins, you have all the more reasons to watch the whole first season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend over at The CW app or on Hulu for just this week.
So, please take a break from whatever you’re binge watching currently and binge watch Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.
Comedy Winners for The 2016 Golden Globes Include “Crazy” Ex-Girlfriend”, “Mozart in the Jungle”, and “The Martian”
We guess a bunch of people might try signing up for Amazon Prime now?
Last night, The 2016 Golden Globes Awards were handed out and some of the winners in the comedy category definitely show how broad the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s definition of comedy is. It ranges from something that fits the ‘comedy or musical’ requirement perfectly like Crazy Ex-Girlfriend to The Martian taking two Golden Globes as a comedy.
Here are the rest of the comedy Golden Globes winners:
Best Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy-“The Martian”
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy-Jennifer Lawrence, “Joy”
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy-Matt Damon, “The Martian”
Best Motion Picture-Animated-“Inside Out”
Best Television Series-Musical or Comedy-“Mozart in the Jungle”
Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series-Musical or Comedy-Gael García Bernal, “Mozart in the Jungle”
Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series-Musical or Comedy-Rachel Bloom, “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”
Also, Rachel Bloom’s speech for her win for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is pretty swell.
“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” Gets 5 More Episodes on the Back End at The CW
See? Having a genre defying, dark romantic musical comedy TV series isn’t so crazy.
The first season of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is going to feel more like a full-fledged TV season with five extra episodes having been ordered at The CW.
Hopefully, this will lead to a renewal pretty soon and keep CW’s comedy streak along with Jane The Virgin going.
“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” and Season 2 of “Jane The Virgin” Premieres on Oct. 19th
After The Late Show with Stephen Colbert premieres in Sept., this will be the next thing to look forward to.
The CW might have a power comedy block on its hand with the arrival of dark romantic comedy musical series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend starring Rachel Bloom, which, from the looks of it, will be air before the critically acclaimed and award winning series Jane The Virgin.
Both series and season premiere will air on Oct. 19th with Crazy Ex-Girlfriend at 8PM and Jane The Virgin at 9PM.
CW Has Picked Up “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” Starring Rachel Bloom
Suit yourself, Showtime. It’s your loss.
CW has gotten plenty of praise for Jane The Virgin, and, from the looks of this Upfronts preview, they’re going to keep that ball of praise rolling.
Look for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend on Mondays at The CW starting this Fall.