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Scoop: ABC Eyes National Lampoon's Vacation Series to Star Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo

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This oughta be a trip.

ABC is eying a National Lampoon’s Vacation-esque comedy series starring franchise vets Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo, TVLine has confirmed. READ MORE


TVLine Items: Surprise Community Cameo Scoop, Will Arnett Gets Simpsons-ized and More

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Dan Harmon, you tricky trickster you.

Community fans watching Thursday’s Season 5 premiere were no doubt surprised to see a familiar face turn up at Greendale …READ MORE


Video: Joel McHale Addresses Chevy Chase's Community Exit, Confirms N-Word Debacle

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Community‘s Joel McHale is speaking out for the first time about Chevy Chase’s abrupt departure from the NBC comedy in November.

In an interview with Howard Stern Wednesday morning, McHale said Chase simply “didn’t want to be there,” adding that …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Exclusive Details: Community's Surprising Plan to Write Out Chevy Chase

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Chevy Chase‘s abrupt departure from Community last week left the show’s writers zero time to craft a big farewell for his curmudgeonly character, Pierce Hawthorne — so it’s a good thing they didn’t have to. READ MORE


Chevy Chase Leaves NBC's Community

COMMUNITY -- "Pilot" -- Pictured: Chevy Chase as Pierce -- NBC Photo: Jardin Althaus

Community and Chevy Chase are officially parting ways.

TVLine has confirmed that Chase and producers have come to a mutual agreement that finds the comedy vet departing the cult NBC series effective immediately. READ MORE


Community Crisis: Chevy Chase Drops N-Word On Set, Production Halted as He Issues Apology

COMMUNITY -- "Course Listing Unavailable" Episode 318 -- Pictured: (l-r) Gillian Jacobs as Britta, Danny Pudi as Abed, Alison Brie as Annie, Joel McHale as Jeff, Donald Glover as Troy, Chevy Chase as Pierce, Yvette Nicole Brown as Shirley -- Photo by: Justin Lubin/NBC

Another controversy is rocking Community.

Multiple sources confirm to TVLine that Chevy Chase dropped the N-word on the set of the NBC comedy Friday afternoon in the presence of his African-American co-stars Yvette Nicole Brown and Donald Glover. According to an insider …READ MORE


Community Roll Call: Chevy Chase Shall Return

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The entire Greendale Gang — Chevy Chase‘s Pierce Hawthorne included — will be in attendance when Season 4 of NBC’s Community arrives in October. READ MORE


NBC Boss on Community's Friday Move and Possible Departures of Dan Harmon, Chevy Chase

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COMMUNITY -- "Urban Matrimony and the Sandwich Arts" Episode 312 -- Pictured: (l-r) Danny Pudi as Abed, Chevy Chase as Pierce -- Photo by: Jordin Althaus/NBC

Although the show’s diehard fans may disagree, Community‘s relocation from Thursday to Friday is a good thing, maintains NBC president Robert Greenblatt.

“The show has its faithful audience and they will follow it to the ends of the Earth,” the exec insists. “And I really wanted to do something to invigorate Friday because we love Grimm. So I thought, let’s …READ MORE


Poll: Can Community Survive (Perhaps Even Thrive) Without Chevy Chase's Pierce?

COMMUNITY -- "Urban Matrimony and the Sandwich Arts" Episode 312 -- Pictured: (l-r) Danny Pudi as Abed, Chevy Chase as Pierce -- Photo by: Jordin Althaus/NBC

You couldn’t have Bones without Bones. You couldn’t have 2 Broke Girls without two broke girls. You couldn’t have Dexter without Dexter. But could you have Community without Pierce? Since the comedy is looking pretty good for renewal — and since there’s some, shall we say, backstage tension — it’s a question that may soon have to be answered. READ MORE & VOTE


Exclusive: Community Casts Deadwood Actor 12 Years Chevy Chase's Junior as Pierce's Dad

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NBC’s Community has cast an actor to play the presumed-dead dad of Chevy Chase’s Pierce — and he’s definitely not who anyone would expect to see as the patriarch. READ MORE