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'Community' Creator, Stars React To Show's Cancellation

May 10th, 2014 9:34am EDT
'Community' Creator, Stars React To Show's Cancellation
After five seasons and low ratings, NBC canceled "Community," a move that broke the hearts of many fans who hoped the network would greenlight one final season to wrap things up.

The show was set at a local junior college and featured a host of quirky characters, including a disbarred lawyer and Christian single mother. Creator Dan Harmon thanked his colleagues and fans for being part of the show.

Twitter isn't big enough to hold my condolences and more importantly my gratitude to the best fans, cast and crew in TV history. Excelsior.

— Dan Harmon (@danharmon) May 9, 2014

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Joel McHale And Jim Rash Reveal Details For Season 5 Of 'Community'

December 21st, 2013 11:35am EST
Community
We are less than 2 weeks away from the season premiere of “Community” and boy is everyone pumped. When I say everyone, I mean the cast and fans. After what was a very upsetting season 4, fans are thrilled to hear that changes are coming. Joel McHale and Jim Rash are even more excited to be back and with new jokes, new characters and new storylines. In the midst of their busy promoting schedule, Starpulse had the opportunity to get some exclusive details about the series and what the fans can look out for.

Up first, we have the return of Dan Harmon and his comedic writing back at full force...
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Donald Glover Shares Emotional Notes On Instagram

October 17th, 2013 1:07pm EDT
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Community star Donald Glover has shared a series of emotional thoughts on Instagram, alluding to what's going on in his life and his fears for what's to come in the future.

"I'm afraid of the future," he begins on a piece of Marriott hotel stationary. "I'm afraid my parents won't live long enough to see my kids. I'm afraid my show will fail." Glover is limiting his appearances on Community this season to work on FX series Atlanta and his upcoming Childish Gambino album, "Because the Internet."

He goes on to write, "I'm afraid my girl will get pregnant at not the exact time we want. I'm ...
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'Bridesmaids' Dominate The 2012 Comedy Awards

April 30th, 2012 8:33am EDT
Bridesmaids
The stars of hit movie Bridesmaids were the toast of The Comedy Awards in New York City over the weekend as the film landed four of the night's top trophies.

Melissa McCarthy, who won an Oscar nomination for her part in the movie, scooped Best Performance by an Actress during the Comedy Central prize giving at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan on Saturday night.

The actress' co-star Kristen Wiig shared the Best Comedy Screenplay prize with her co-writer Annie Mumolo, and the pair drew laughs from the audience by pretending to wrestle for the trophy on stage.

Paul Feig won Best Com...
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Joel McHale Hopes Chevy Chase Drama Will Help Get 'Community' Renewed

April 13th, 2012 8:35am EDT
Community
"Community" star Joel McHale hopes the public war of words between his co-star Chevy Chase and show creator Dan Harmon will lead to a spike in ratings for the show because the series has yet to get picked up for a fourth season.

Chase famously lashed out against Harmon during a expletive-laden voicemail earlier this month, calling the scriptwriter an a**hole and an alcoholic. The message went viral after Harmon aired the clip at a Los Angeles comedy club.

The pair has continued to hurl insults at one another, with the writer confessing he should not have gone public with the audio.

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'Community' Writer Regrets Releasing Angry Chevy Chase Voicemail

April 4th, 2012 8:54am EDT
Dan Harmon
Comedy writer Dan Harmon has apologized to Chevy Chase for going public with a foul-mouthed voicemail the funnyman left for him.

The creator of Chase's comedy show "Community" played the tape for an audience of at a Los Angeles comedy club, revealing, "I was airing my dirty laundry for a chuckle."

In the voicemail, Chase took aim at Harmon, insisting the show is suffering due to his "bad writing."

The star and the writer have reportedly been locked in a bitter feud on and off the set ever since the comedy premiered in 2009, and Chase finally snapped when the writer allegedly led the cast...
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Interview: Upbeat Joel McHale And Dan Harmon Talk 'Community'

March 16th, 2012 3:00pm EDT
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“I don’t want to raise expectations, but this is going to be the greatest second half of any television show in the history of the world.” He may be joking, but Community star Joel McHale’s upbeat attitude perfectly echoes the feelings of the legions of fans who have been anxiously awaiting the return of TV’s most inventive and creative comedy. After being put on hiatus by NBC back in November (never a good sign for a show which has struggled to increase viewership), Community returned last night with a long-awaited new episode called “Urban Matrimony and the Sandwich Arts.”

Discussing th...
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NBC Announces New Fall TV Shows, 2011-12 Schedule

May 16th, 2011 11:30am EDT
The PlayBoy Club
NBC just introduced its 2011-12 primetime schedule, showcasing six new dramas and six new comedies from a roster of renowned hitmakers that includes Steven Spielberg, Lorne Michaels, Brian Grazer, Tom Werner, John Grisham and Peter Berg, among many others.

The season's new dramas are "Smash," "Prime Suspect," "The Playboy Club," "Awake," "Grimm" and "The Firm"; and the new comedies are "Up All Night," "Whitney," "Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea," "Free Agents," "Best Friends Forever" and "Bent."

Returning shows include "Parenthood," "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," "Harry's La...
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