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Top 10 TV Comedies of 2012
Of all the shows that made us laugh this year, some stood out from the crowd. What makes a great comedy may be a matter of personal taste, but in our opinion these series all came out on top this year. From freshman comedies to long-running favorites, these shows kept us in stitches and gave us an escape to look forward to with every new episode. Presented in no particular order, here are TVBlend’s top 10 comedies of 2012.
Breaking Bad, Homeland, And Glee Casts Among The Screen Actors Guild Awards Nominees
The Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations were announced today, and among the TV casts nominated were Boardwalk Empire, Homeland, Breaking Bad, Modern Family, Glee, and The Big Bang Theory.
Comic Con 2012 Bag Designs Showcase Supernatural, Fringe, Arrow And Others
Part of the Comic Con experience is enduring the long but usually (relatively) quickly-moving line to pick up your badge and other materials each attendee receives. Among which is a big bag, which can be used to carry all sorts of loot acquired on the floor. Warner Bros. Entertainment and Comic Con have teamed up once again on the oversized 24”x29” bags, which feature a variety of TV shows, as well as a couple of anticipated feature films. Check them out ahead!
Revolution, Arrow And Others To Be Previewed At San Diego Comic Con, TBBT Moved To Hall H
While there's no word (yet) on whether or not HBO or AMC will manage to get their huge series into Hall H at Comic Con this year, Warner Bros. TV released some information about their series, which includes The Big Bang Theory and Fringe. The CBS comedy and the Fox sci-fi drama will both be featuring panels at SDCC this summer, and fans will find them in Hall H, as opposed to the smaller Ballroom 20.
Casey Sander Joins The Big Bang Theory As Bernadette's Daddy
The hit CBS comedy has nabbed the severe and heavily mustached character actor Casey Sander for a very important guest starring role. With a big wedding between Howard and Bernadette (Melissa Rauch) set for the near future, Sander will appear on the hit comedy as Bernadette’s dad, a tough guy and a former cop who intervenes when Howard’s NASA launch is pushed back, landing right in the middle of some important wedding plans.
CBS Announces Series Renewals, See What Made The Cut
CBS renewed more than a dozen TV series, which join the previously renewed The Big Bang Theory and How I Met Your Mother. Not all of the network’s shows made the list, but it looks like most of the network’s Monday night comedy line-up will be left intact.
Stephen Hawking Will Guest Star On The Big Bang Theory In April
As it turns out, maybe that long shot of astronomical proportions was actually a surmountable situation. Maybe it is the love The Big Bang Theory for Hawking and maybe it is the more than 15 millions fans that is piquing the scientist’s interest, but Hawking is on board for a guest appearance. Last year, Hawking showed up in an episode of the animated comedy, Futurama, but it will be nice to see him play a live version of himself in this comedic role.
The Big Bang Theory's 100th Episode Airs Next Month
The 100th episode is a big milestone for a TV show and it’s one that The Big Bang Theory has reached recently. Some details about the special episode, which will air next month, have emerged. Find out what’s in store for the characters and what “risks” will be taken.
The Big Bang Theory Rerun Beats Out Thanksgiving Specials
Last nights ratings are in and The Big Bang Theory managed to win the night despite the fact that it was rerun. The CBS series took in more viewers than anything else airing on network television last night. Fox’s new Ice Age special was the only thing that even managed to come close in terms of viewers.
Community Ratings Up But It's No Match For The Big Bang Theory
There’s good news and not-so-good news on the subject of Community’s ratings. The good news is, ratings are up for the series, which unfortunately, won’t be back for midseason. The less than good news is that the ratings were still below average, which is unfortunate, considering how great the episode was.
CBS 2012 Midseason Schedule Includes Undercover Boss' Return And Rob Schneider's Comedy
NBC isn’t the only network to unveil their 2012 Midseason schedule today. CBS posted theirs as well and it looks like changes are minimal when the primetime line-up resumes this January. The network’s updates include the addition of ˇROB! and the return of Undercover Boss.
CBS' Rules Of Engagement Returns To A Bigger Audience Than Last Year
Things are looking very good for CBS’ returning comedy series Rules of Engagement. The series, which was nearly exiled to Saturday nights, premiered its sixth season last night to impressive numbers, and showing a significant increase from last season’s premiere.
Thursday Ratings Are In: The Big Bang Theory Comes Out On Top
The ratings are in for last night’s primetime TV shows and The Big Bang Theory came out on top. A lot of people watched TV last night, but with so many new and returning shows premiering, there weren’t any huge break-out hits and a number of shows were down from last season’s premiere ratings, which isn’t all that surprising given the amount of competition on Thursday nights.
The Big Bang Theory Attracts Courtney Ford For A Guest Spot, Mystic Warlords Of Ka'a Hits Facebook
It seems that the group of guys who, let's face it, don't have all the best luck in the world with the fairer sex are getting quite an attractive guest star for the upcoming season of The Big Bang Theory. Overall their success with women could be summed up in a few words, few and far between. However, this may soon change as there's a new sexy geek coming to the cerebral CBS sitcom.
ABC Family Star Katie Leclerc Heads To Big Bang Theory For Guest Spot
Leclerc is set to guest star on The Big Bang Theory a few episodes in to the program’s fifth season. Her role will begin October 6th. The partially deaf actress will guest star as a girl named Emily who comes into the equation because Penny (Kaley Cuoco) feels she would be a good fit for awkward character Raj Koothrappali (Kunal Nayyar).