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[12/04/20 - 12:01 PM]
TBS Slates "American Dad," "The Misery Index" Holiday Specials
Look for both installments during the week leading up to Christmas.

[11/17/20 - 07:00 AM]
TNT, TBS and truTV Announce 2021 Winter Premiere Dates for New and Returning Series in January and February 2021
"Our diverse lineup leans into the comradery of friendship, fun escapism, and critically acclaimed dramas that bring people together," said Brett Weitz.

[09/09/20 - 11:01 AM]
"The Misery Index" Returns to TBS on October 20
The series return will feature themed episodes including a twins-centric battle, a dare to regret, and a special holiday episode with the final round worth $50,000.

[08/05/20 - 01:32 PM]
truTV's Success with "Impractical Jokers" Franchise Strengthens Across Platforms
In addition to resuming production on "Impractical Jokers" Season 9, the company has ordered a third season of TBS's "The Misery Index" and 10 additional episodes of truTV's "Impractical Jokers: Dinner Party."

[04/07/20 - 10:03 AM]
"The Misery Index" Returns to TBS on May 14
The series features teams competing against each other by attempting to rate hilarious and miserable real-life events based on the "misery index," a ranking system created by a team of psychologists.

[12/03/19 - 02:01 PM]
TBS Renews "The Misery Index" for a Second Season
Currently in its first season, the original series is a top-five new cable comedy and has reached nearly 28 million viewers across linear, VOD, and digital platforms.

[07/18/19 - 08:15 PM]
TBS Launches "The Misery Index" on October 22
Jameela Jamil stars as the show's host with The Tenderloins comedy troupe and stars of truTV's "Impractical Jokers" - Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano - starring as recurring panelists.

[11/29/18 - 10:00 AM]
TBS Scores Jameela Jamil to Host "The Misery Index"
"As someone whose life is just a series of mortifying incidents strung together, it's going to be brilliant to take a break from my own mishaps, and feast in the disasters of others," said Jameela Jamil.

[10/10/18 - 09:07 AM]
TBS Orders "Misery Index" Comedy Game Show to Series
Critically acclaimed and in demand comedy troupe The Tenderloins - Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano - have joined the series to help infuse comic relief.







MISERY INDEX, THE (TBS)
Returns Tuesday, January 26
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/16/19 - ???
STATUS:
returning this winter (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
tuesdays from 10:30 PM-11:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
3 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from TBS's press release, September 2020) Beginning Tuesday, October 20, at 10:30pm ET/PT on TBS, host Jameela Jamil joins the stars of truTV's Impractical Jokers - Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano - for all new episodes of the comedy game show The Misery Index. Inspired by the card game Sh*t Happens, teams compete against each other by attempting to rate hilarious and miserable real-life events based on the "misery index", a ranking system created by a team of therapists. The series return will feature themed episodes including a twins-centric battle, a dare to regret, and a special holiday episode with the final round worth $50,000. Ranked as one of the top 10 cable comedies of 2020, The Misery Index was recently renewed for a third season.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Brian "Q" Quinn as Panelist
· Jameela Jamil as Host
· James "Murr" Murray as Panelist
· Joe Gatto as Panelist
· Sal Vulcano as Panelist
CREW INFORMATION:
· Andy Breckman as EP
· Ben Newmark as EP
· Brian "Q" Quinn as EP
· Dan Newmark as EP
· Howard Klein as EP
· Jack Martin as EP
· James "Murr" Murray as EP
· Joe Gatto as EP
· Michael Bloom as EP
· Sal Vulcano as EP
GENRE(S):
· game show
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Bongo Pictures
· Grandma's House Entertainment