[01/27/12 - 09:06 AM]
Chuck LaBella Named Vice President of Talent Development, Alternative Programming, NBC "We are excited to make this announcement official since we have worked with Chuck for so many years where he has contributed to the success of our shows as well as others," said Paul Telegdy.
[06/14/11 - 04:28 PM]
Paul Reaney Named Vice President of Development for ITV Studios America Reaney was most recently Vice President, Development for FremantleMedia.
[06/02/08 - 10:36 AM]
Special Two-Hour Episode of NBC's "Last Comic Standing Features Celebrity Talent Scouts Dave Foley, Richard Kind, Josh Gomez and French Stewart, Plus a Top 10 Countdown of the "Best of the Worst" Auditions This Season on Thursday, June 5 (8-10 P.M. Et) Said installment had been set to run for 90 minutes.
[04/07/08 - 10:44 AM]
Popular Past and Present NBC Comedy Stars from Hit Shows Like "The Office," "30 Rock," "Mad About You" and "Cheers" Join NBC's "Last Comic Standing" as Talent Scouts When the Hit Summer Series Joins Thursday's Comedy Night Line-Up on May 22 (9:30-11:00 P.M. Et) Among this year's talent scouts: Angela Kinsey, Oscar Nunez, Brian Baumgartner and Kate Flannery from "The Office."
[09/18/07 - 06:01 PM]
NBC Ranks #1 in 18-49 for the Primetime Week of SepT. 10-16 NBC spins the numbers for the week of September 10-16.
[09/11/07 - 04:25 PM]
NBC Wins the Primetime Week of SepT. 3-9, with Sunday and Thursday NFL Football Ranking #1 and #2 for the Week and the Summer NBC spins the numbers for the week of September 3-9.
[09/05/07 - 01:13 PM]
NBC Primetime Ratings Results for the Week of August 27-September 2 NBC spins the numbers for the week of August 27-September 2.
[08/28/07 - 12:53 PM]
NBC Wins the Week of August 20-26 in 18-49 with the Top Three Shows of the Week NBC spins the numbers for the week of August 20-26.
[08/21/07 - 02:13 PM]
'America's Got Talent' and 'Singing Bee' Top NBC's Week of August 13-19 NBC spins the numbers for the week of August 13-19.
[05/22/07 - 01:12 PM]
NBC Ratings Results for the Week of April May 14-20 and the 2006-07 Television Season NBC spins the numbers for the week of May 14-20 and the 2006-2007 season.
[05/15/07 - 03:55 PM]
NBC Ratings Results for the Week of April May 7-13 NBC spins the numbers for the week of May 7-13.
[05/14/07 - 02:00 PM]
The Futon's Upfront Notes: Nbc Find out what's going on with "The Apprentice," which shows have officially been given the axe as well as other odds and ends from the Peacock's upfront presentation.
[05/08/07 - 01:27 PM]
NBC Ratings Results for the Week of April 30-May 6 NBC spins the numbers for the week of April 30-May 6.
[05/01/07 - 04:05 PM]
NBC Ratings Results for the Week of April 23-29 NBC spins the numbers for the week of April 23-29.
[04/24/07 - 02:52 PM]
NBC Ratings Results for the Week of April 16-22 NBC spins the numbers for the week of April 16-22.
[04/19/07 - 02:07 PM]
NBC Springs Into Season's Final Stretch with the Conclusion of Volume One of 'Heroes,' the 100th Episode of 'Deal Or No Deal,' Two Super-Sized Comedy Nights, an 'Snl' Primetime Special, 'Er' Wedding and Gripping Season Finales NBC details its May sweeps schedule, which includes MAJOR SPOILERS.
[04/17/07 - 01:53 PM]
NBC Ratings Results for the Week of April 9-15 NBC spins the numbers for the week of April 9-15.
[04/04/07 - 01:24 PM]
NBC's 'Donnellys,' FOX's 'Bells' Sent Packing Early "Bones" repeats to take over Fridays at 9:00/8:00c starting April 20 while NBC adds an extra "Thank God" to its April 9 lineup.
[03/13/07 - 01:22 PM]
NBC New Improv Series 'Thank God You'Re Here' - Television's Most Dangerous New Comedy Challenge - Adds More Daring Actors to Try Their Hand at Improv Kevin Nealon, Bill Bellamy, Jane Lynch, Richard Kind, Edie McClurg, Wendie Malick, Brian Poeshn and Harland Williams are all set to appear on the upcoming series.
[02/26/07 - 12:10 PM]
NBC's New Improv Comedy Series 'Thank God You'Re Here' --Television's Most Dangerous New Comedy Challenge -- Premieres Monday, April 9 and April 16 Before Resuming in Regular Day and Time on Wednesdays Beginning April 18 (8-9 P.M.) Upcoming guest stars include Fred Willard, Tom Arnold, Fran Drescher, Tom Green, Chelsea Handler, George Takei, Shannon Elizabeth, Paul Rodriguez, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Mo'Nique, Angela Kinsey, Alanis Morrisette, Jason Alexander and Ana Gasteyer.
[01/17/07 - 09:59 AM]
NBC Orders Six One-Hour Episodes of Improvisational Comedy 'Thank God You'Re Here' from Fremantlemedia North America, the Producers of "American Idol," Featuring David Alan Grier and Dave Foley Jennifer Coolidge, Bryan Cranston, Joel McHale and Wayne Knight guest star in the pilot.
THANK GOD YOU'RE HERE (NBC)
canceled/ended (2006-2007 season)
completed airing its current season
1 (7 episodes)
VISIT THE OFFICIAL WEB SITE
confirmed as canceled on 5/14/07
(from NBC's press release) "THANK GOD YOU'RE HERE" -- TELEVISION'S MOST DANGEROUS COMEDY CHALLENGE --PREMIERES -- From the producers of "American Idol," television's most dangerous comedy challenge premieres. Hosted by David Alan Grier ("In Living Color") and presided over by improv judge, Dave Foley ("NewsRadio," "Kids in the Hall"), "Thank God You're Here" showcases the improv skills of a group of four different brave actors each week, as they walk into a live sketch without a script, their only armor and motivation is an unforeseen and unexplained wardrobe change. Taped in front of a live audience, the group of guest stars taking on the improv challenge include Jennifer Coolidge ("For Your Consideration," "Best in Show"), Bryan Cranston ("Malcolm in the Middle"), Joel McHale (E! Entertainment's "The Soup") and Wayne Knight ("Seinfeld").
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Dave Foley as Judge · David Alan Grier as Host
· Adam Small as EP · Cecile Frot-Coutaz as EP · David Alan Grier as PROD · Fax Bahr as EP
· comedy (all) · comedy (improv/sketch)
· FremantleMedia North America · Working Dog Productions