‘Trending Down’ Nears Pilot Green Light At Showtime With Philip Seymour Hoffman & Kathryn Hahn Starring

By | Friday July 26, 2013 @ 2:43pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Showtime is expected to announce during their TCA session on Tuesday that Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman will star in and executive produce Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘Afternoon Delight’

A bored housewife (Kathryn Hahn) makes a trip to a strip club and finds Her True Calling: saving a 19-year-old “full-service sex worker” (Juno Temple) by hiring her as a nanny. Jill Soloway won the U.S. Dramatic Directing Award at Sundance for Afternoon Delight, which was … Read More »

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Kathryn Hahn And Josh Charles Join ‘The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty’

By | Wednesday April 4, 2012 @ 4:10pm PDT
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Kathryn Hahn and has been set to join Ben Stiller and Kristin Wiig in 20th Century Fox’s remake of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and The Good Wife‘s Josh … Read More »

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Kathryn Hahn And Nora Zehetner To Recur On ‘Parks & Recreation’, ‘Common Law’

By | Monday November 28, 2011 @ 12:00pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Kathryn Hahn, the female lead of NBC’s short-lived comedy series Free Agents, is staying at the network with a four-episode arc on Parks and Recreation. She will play the campaign manager of Amy’s (Amy Poehler) opposition in the election. Hahn … Read More »

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NBC Cancels New Comedy ‘Free Agents’

By | Thursday October 6, 2011 @ 9:51am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

UPDATE 11:30 AM: NBC has made it official: Starting next week, repeats of Whitney will air in the Wednesday 8:30 PM slot vacated by Free Agents.

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TCA: NBC Looks To Break Into Comedy Club With “Crooked” ‘Free Agents’

Diane Haithman is contributing to Deadline’s coverage of TCA.

TCA: NBC Renews Overall Deal With Greg Daniels, Signs Pacts With Gary Sanchez Prods, Sean Hayes & More From Exec Panel
In his executive session this morning at TCA in Beverly Hills, NBC entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt, addressing the idea that NBC wants to raise its stakes in the scripted comedy business, admitted only half-jokingly that introducing a new comedy in any time slot in today’s TV landscape is like “standing in the middle of the 405.” And at TCA, NBC’s new comedy Free Agents, based on the British series, was the first to merge onto the freeway in a late-morning panel.

The Wednesday night show, described by the network as a “crooked romantic comedy” from creator John Enbom and director-producer Todd Holland, stars Hank Azaria and Kathryn Hahn as two corporate PR executives — read damage control experts — whose own personal lives are more of a mess than the people they represent. Hahn’s character drinks too much to cover her pain over the death of her fiance. Azaria’s character is a divorced dad who apparently is as outspokenly miserable as Ray Romano’s character in TNT’s recently cancelled dramedy Men of a Certain Age. In the series, the two grapple with the aftermath of an unexpected romantic tryst. Read More »

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Kathryn Hahn Tapped As Female Lead In NBC’s Comedy Pilot ‘Free Agents’

By | Monday March 21, 2011 @ 5:00pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Kathryn Hahn is set as the female lead opposite Hank Azaria in NBC’s single-camera comedy pilot Free Agents. The romantic comedy, based on the UK series of the same name, explores the attraction between two quirky PR executives working together … Read More »

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Kathryn Hahn Signs Talent Deal With Fox

By | Wednesday November 17, 2010 @ 3:00pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

Fox is still high on Kathryn Hahn, signing a new development/talent holding deal with the former Crossing Jordan co-star. Under the pact, the network is actively developing shows for her, primarily comedies. Fox first signed Hahn in a talent holding deal in 2008. Fox Entertainment president Kevin Reilly, who ran NBC during the second part of Crossing Jordan’s run, was a fan, Read More »

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