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Pamela Adlon to Make Feature Directorial Debut on Ilana Glazer Comedy

Pamela Adlon has found her next project after the completion of her hit FX show “Better Things” and will make her feature directorial on a comedy co-written by and co-starring “Broad City’s” Ilana Glazer.Glazer will co-star in this untitled pregnancy comedy along with Michelle Buteau in a story about an aggressively single woman who after […]

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‘Better Things’ Season 5 Review: Pamela Adlon’s Final Season Forges a Path to a Brighter Future

Midway through the final season of “Better Things,” Sam Fox (Pamela Adlon) takes a break from a directing gig for a quick chat with the producer. Their day hasn’t been easy. The child actor won’t (or can’t) stop shouting his lines. His mom isn’t helping, demanding her son be called by his character’s name and […]

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The Long Goodbye to Pamela Adlon’s ‘Better Things’ Begins at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Hundreds of people braved a frigid (for Los Angeles) evening on Wednesday to gather in celebration of FX’s “Better Things,” with a red-carpet event for the premiere of the acclaimed series’ fifth and final season. Held under (and over) the stars at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, hundreds of fans and collaborators were on hand to bid […]

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Winter TV Awards: With FX in Flux, Can ‘Mrs. America’ Break Through?

For the first time in ages, it doesn’t seem like the best year to be FX.Constructed under the watchful eye of John Landgraf, Chairman of FX Networks and FX Productions, the network developed a murderer’s row of projects that allowed them to stand shoulder-to-shoulder at the Emmy Awards with TV’s heaviest hitters, including HBO and […]

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‘Ramy,’ ‘Better Things’ Renewed for New Seasons at Hulu and FX

Ramy Youseff’s acclaimed “Ramy” comedy series has been renewed for a third season by Hulu, while Pamela Adlon’s similarly-praised “Better Things” is returning for a fifth go-around at FX as part of her new overall deal with the network.“Ramy,” which released its sophomore season in May, follows a fictionalized version of Youseff as he embarks […]

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TV Bits: ‘Ragnarok’, ‘Better Things’, ‘Saved by the Bell’, ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

In this edition of TV Bits: Watch trailers for Ragnarok and Better Things. Mark-Paul Gosselaar has joined the cast of the Saved by the Bell revival. Justin Chambers is leaving Grey’s Anatomy. Need a Thor/Loki fix in between Thor films? You might want to check out Ragnarok, a Norwegian series that transplants Norse mythology into […]

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FX Announces Three More ‘American Horror Story’ Seasons, Reveals Premiere Date for ‘Fargo,’ and Talks Hulu Plans [TCA 2020]

FX presented a day of panels to the Television Critics Association today. Beginning with an executive session with FX CEO John Landgraf, FX announced some major renewals and premiere dates for their hit shows American Horror Story, Fargo, What We Do In the Shadows, Better Things, Archer and new series Devs, Mrs. America, Dave and […]

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Best TV Shows Critics Wanted to Champion More

Every week, IndieWire asks a select handful of TV critics two questions and publishes the results on Tuesday.This week’s question: If you could pick one show – old or current – that you could champion/discuss more, but haven’t for whatever reason, what would it be? Why?Ben Travers (@BenTTravers), IndieWireTuesday’s Emmy nominations make the answer much […]

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