Christina Applegate on Up All Night's 'First Christmas' and the Thursday Move: 'It's a Relief'
NBC’s rookie comedy Up All Night wraps its fall run this Wednesday (NBC, 8/7c), and it’s going out on a jolly note.
Christina Applegate — who stars opposite Will Arnett as Type A mega-mom, Reagan — spoke to TVLine about the Christmas celebration the comedy has in store (Hint: It’s a doozy!), what fans have to look forward to when new episodes resume, and how she feels about the show’s big move to Thursdays. READ MORE
TVLine Items: True Blood Stud Woos New Girl, Up All Night Nabs 30 Rock Scene-Stealer and More!
A Bon Temps babe will be New Girl Jess’ Valentine.
True Blood star Ryan Kwanten is set to drunkenly woo Zooey Deschanel’s character on the Valentine’s Day-themed installment of Fox’s hit freshman comedy. READ MORE
Your Guide to Fall Finale and Winter Return Dates
Many of your favorite TV shows soon will be embarking on a brief winter hiatus. (Case in point: The doctors of Grey’s and The CW’s vampires and witches have already gone on holiday.) But don’t fret, they’ll (almost) all be back — in 2012. To help you get started on your countdowns, TVLine offers this handy list of fall finales and return dates. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Sarah Silverman Comedy to NBC, Ewan McGregor Joins HBO Drama and More!
Sarah Silverman’s buzzy comedy pilot has been given the green light by NBC. Per Deadline, the untitled potential series — loosely based on the comic’s own life — centers on a woman readjusting to being single after getting out of a serious relationship. READ MORE
NBC Midseason Shake-Up: Community Benched, Plus Three Shows on the Move
NBC is making some significant midseason scheduling changes in an effort to jump-start what has been a lackluster season so far.
That’s good news for Up All Night, but bad news for Community. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Neil Patrick Harris Fills In on Live!, Anna Kournikova Leaves Loser and More!
Neil Patrick Harris is the second celeb set to fill in for Regis Philbin, who later this week makes a permanent exit from Live! with Regis and Kelly.
The How I Met Your Mother star has been named guest co-host of the daytime talkfest for the week of Nov. 28. READ MORE
Up All Night Plots SNL Reunion With Molly Shannon Visit
Up All Night is staging a Saturday Night Live reunion this fall between funny ladies Maya Rudolph and Molly Shannon. READ MORE
Up All Night Childbirth Flashback! Will Reagan Get Ugly In Front of a 'Gorgeous' OB/GYN?
This Wednesday at 8/7c, NBC’s Up All Night is flashing back to the time before the freshman series started, back when Reagan and Chris (played by Christina Applegate and Will Arnett) were merely first-time parents-to-be, and not already tending to the needs of a ‘f—ing beautiful’ newborn.
In this clip from the enlightening episode … READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
Will Arnett Feels 'Really Lucky' for Up All Night's Success, Previews Upcoming Guest Stars
Will Arnett is having a fantastic week.
First, it was announced that Arrested Development will not only (eventually) be revived on the big screen, but also for a short run on TV. Shortly thereafter, the funnyman’s new NBC comedy Up All Night was picked up for a full season. And on top of all that, TVLine revealed that he would reprise his role as Devon Banks on 30 Rock.
TVLine caught up with Arnett just before …READ MORE
Fall TV: NBC Grants Full-Season Orders to Up All Night and Whitney
Following in the footsteps of Fox, which last week demonstrated its love for the New Girl, NBC on Tuesday morning became the second network to pull the trigger on a full-season order. In fact, the Peacock unleashed a pair of ‘em, granting pick-ups to the freshman comedies … READ MORE