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Famous: Fox Cancels Upcoming Comedy Series

26 April 2016 3:47 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

In an exclusive, Deadline reports Fox has cancelled its upcoming Famous TV show. The network announced it had ordered the rom-com from Ralph Farquhar and Ty Hodges straight to series, on April 4, 2016. Farquhar was set as executive producer and Hodges as supervising producer, on the 20th Century Fox project.

Famous had been slated to premiere Sunday, June 12 at 9:00pm. The network ordered 10 episodes, which follow high school teachers Fred and Geneva. Their relationship is tested when one of them skyrockets to stardom virtually overnight.

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‘Famous’ Comedy Not Going Forward As Fox Summer Series

25 April 2016 6:44 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Exclusive: Fox will not be proceeding with its series plans for Famous, a half-hour comedy created by veteran comedy writer-producer Ralph Farquhar (Real Husbands Of Hollywood) and A Girl Like Grace co-writer/director/co-star Ty Hodges. The project was given a 10-episode straight-to-series order earlier this month. It was slated for June 12 premiere and a summer run in the Sunday 9-9:30 Pm time slot. Famous is being taken off the schedule but will remain… »

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Fox Orders 10 Episodes of New Comedy Series From Ralph Farquhar and Ty Hodges

5 April 2016 7:22 AM, PDT | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

Fox TV continues to add content from black creatives to its upcoming slate, todayordering a new half-hour comedy from creators Ralph Farquhar ("Real Husbands of Hollywood," "Moesha") and Ty Hodges ("A Girl Like Grace"), titled "Famous," which will debut Sunday, June 12 (9-9:30 Pm Et/Pt) on the network.  A 10-episode season of the new series will follow a young couple whose relationship is tested when one of them skyrockets to stardom virtually overnight. Filmed in mock-documentary style at a "couples" therapy session, "Famous" features dating high school teachers Fred and Geneva, both of whom secretly aspire to work in »

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Fox Orders Couples Therapy Comedy ‘Famous’ From ‘Moesha’ Co-Creator

4 April 2016 4:00 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Fox has ordered 10 episodes of the comedy series “Famous.” From co-creators Ralph Farquhar (“Moesha”) and Ty Hodges (“A Girl Like Grace”), the series will debut on June 12. Farquhar will executive produce, and Hodges will serve as supervising producer. The series is produced by 20th Century Fox. The mockumentary will be set at the couples therapy sessions of dating high school teachers Fred and Geneva, whose relationship is tested when Geneva skyrockets to stardom overnight. She lands a record deal after her first music video goes viral and logs millions of views. Also Read: 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine,' 'Last Man on »

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Fox Gives Straight-to-Series Summer Order to Romantic Mockumentary Comedy ‘Famous’

4 April 2016 4:00 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Fox has given a straight-to-series order to “Famous,” a mockumentary style comedy series that will premiere this summer, Variety has learned.

Hailing from Ralph Farquhar (“Real Husbands of Hollywood,” “Moesha”) and Ty Hodges (“A Girl Like Grace”), the half-hour series follows a young couple whose relationship is tested when one of them skyrockets to stardom virtually overnight. Fox has ordered 10 episodes, and has not announced casting yet.

Filmed in mockumentary style at a couples therapy session, “Famous” revolves around high school teachers Fred and Geneva, who are dating. Both secretly aspire to work in Hollywood: He wants to be a screenwriter, and she wants to be a pop diva, and one of those dreams miraculously comes true when Geneva lands a record deal after her first music video goes viral. But, as she rises to stardom, he feels pushed to the sidelines. The season will explore if the couple can »

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Fox Orders Couples Therapy Summer Comedy Series From Ralph Farquhar & Ty Hodges

4 April 2016 4:00 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Fox has given a 10-episode series order to Famous, a half-hour comedy created by veteran comedy writer-producer Ralph Farquhar (Real Husbands Of Hollywood, Moesha) and A Girl Like Grace co-writer/director/co-star Ty Hodges. It has been slated for the Sunday 9-9:30 Pm time slot, premiering on June 12. Filmed in mock-documentary style at a couples therapy session, Famous features dating high school teachers Fred and Geneva, both of whom secretly aspire to work in Hollywood… »

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Fox Orders Teacher-Turned-Popstar Comedy Famous for Summer Debut

4 April 2016 3:59 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Somebody’s about to get Famous at Fox.

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The network announced Monday that it has ordered 10 episodes of Famous — which follows a young couple whose relationship is tested when one of them skyrockets to stardom virtually overnight — from creators Ralph Farquhar (Real Husbands of Hollywood, Moesha) and Ty Hodges (A Girl Like Grace).

While the cast on the half-hour comedy will be announced at a later date, Fox has already set its debut for Sunday, June 12 at 9/8c.

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