2021 wga nominations

In this edition of TV Bits:

  • An animated version of Everybody Hates Chris is on the way.
  • Watch the Dad Stop Embarrassing Me! trailer for the new Netflix sitcom starring Jamie Foxx.
  • Better Call Saul digital series Employee Training will be back, along with the animated Slippin’ Jimmy.
  • Reacher, based on the Jack Reach series, adds more cast members.
  • Looney Tunes Cartoon executive producer Pete Browngardt signs new deal with Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network.
  • The Witcher adds seven new cast members.
  • FX has renewed Snowfall for season 5.
  • David Duchovny will star in series based on his Truly Like Lightning book.
  • Netflix buys the A24 Steven Yeun & Ali Wong series Beef.
  • Paul Feig remaking BBC series Motherland for the U.S.

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Dad Stop Embarrassing Me - Jamie Foxx

In this edition of TV Bits:

  • Peacock picked up new shows starring Craig Robinson and Chris Redd
  • Get a first look at Rose Byrne in the Apple TV+ series Physical
  • Find out who Judy Greer is playing in Showtime’s First Lady
  • See the first photos from Jamie Foxx‘s new series Dad, Stop Embarrassing Me
  • Hear about BBC’s latest streaming service
  • All that and more

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Jamie Foxx to Star in Dad Stop Embarrassing Me Series

Before he was an Oscar-winning actor, Jamie Foxx was a comedian and TV star who had his own titular sitcom. Now, in the age of Peak TV, he’s returning to his small screen roots with a new comedy series inspired by his real life.

James Foxx will star in and produced Dad, Stop Embarrassing Me, which has just been given a greenlight by Netflix. The series takes cues from the actor’s real relationship with his daughter, Corinne Foxx, who will also be producing the series. Read More »