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Jenna Fischer & Greg Germann To Star In Steve Martin’s ‘Meteor Shower’ At The Old Globe

5 July 2016 4:36 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Jenna Fischer and Greg Germann have been tapped to star in Meteor Shower, the new comedic play by Steve Martin that will reunite him with San Diego’s The Old Globe. That’s the venue where Martin and Edie Brickell debuted their musical Bright Star, which ended up on Broadway and scored five Tony nominations after its 2015 bow. Meteor Shower revolves around Norm and his wife Corky who invite another couple to their Ojai backyard to watch a meteor shower. As the stars come… »

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Man with a Plan: Jenna Fischer Re-Cast Due to Chemstry with Matt LeBlanc

20 May 2016 2:04 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

As reported last weekend, Jenna Fischer has left Matt LeBlanc’s Man with a Plan TV show at CBS. Now, the word is the popular Office star left due to chemistry (i.e. lack thereof) with series lead Matt LeBlanc. That said, CBS insists Fischer was "wonderful to work with, onscreen and off," according to a report by The Wrap, from the CBS Upfront.

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- TVSeriesFinale.com

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[Videos] Watch the Trailers for CBS' New Fall 2016 Comedies: 'Man With a Plan,' 'The Great Indoors' and 'Kevin Can Wait'

18 May 2016 8:10 AM, PDT | buddytv.com | See recent BuddyTV news »

You can expect three all-new comedies on CBS in Fall 2016 and also expect some familiar faces. CBS has released the trailers for their newest sitcoms Man With a Plan starring Matt LeBlanc (Friends) and Jenna Fischer (The Office), The Great Indoors starring Joel McHale (Community, The Soup) and Kevin Can Wait starring Kevin James (King of Queens). Watch all three hilarious trailers and get all the details of the brand new CBS comedies below.

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- editor@buddytv.com

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CBS Recast Jenna Fischer Over Chemistry Issues With Matt LeBlanc on ‘Man With a Plan’

18 May 2016 7:32 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

(Updated 12:12 p.m. Et: A CBS spokesperson reached out to TheWrap to add that Jenna Fischer was “wonderful to work with,” both on screen and off.) When CBS previews “Man With a Plan” at its upfront event this afternoon, Jenna Fischer will star opposite Matt LeBlanc. But by the time the show actually debuts this October, the “Office” alum will be nowhere to be found. Fischer’s role is currently being recast for the comedy’s debut season — a chemistry issue, network entertainment president Glenn Geller finally admitted this morning. “Look, recasting on pilots happens all the time,” he began, »

- Tony Maglio

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The Mysteries of Laura: Capt. Hauser's Return, a Proposal Twist and More of What Would've Happened in Season 3

15 May 2016 1:15 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

A bit of good news for fans of The Mysteries of Laura fans who ‘ship Laura and her ex-husband, Jake: The two were eventually going to get back together.

A bit of bad news for those same fans: That reconciliation will never happen, because the NBC drama was cancelled Saturday. However, showrunner Jeff Rake recently spoke to our sister site Deadline about what the series’ third season would have looked like.

First and foremost, Jake’s girlfriend Jen (played by The Office‘s Jenna Fischer), knowing he was still in love with his former wife, would have given him back his engagement ring. »

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‘Mysteries Of Laura’ Ep Jeff Rake Reveals Season 3 Plans: Season 2 Cliffhanger Resolved, Old Case Revisited & More

15 May 2016 7:47 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

The second season of NBC’s The Mysteries of Laura ended with a cliffhanger, as Detective Laura Diamond (Debra Messing), still in love with her ex-husband Jake (Josh Lucas), rushed to stop his proposal to his new girlfriend Jen (Jenna Fischer) but arriving a minute too late, with Jen already wearing the engagement ring. Hours after the show’s cancellation by NBC, here is series showrunner Jeff Rake’s account on what happens next, and what Season 2 of The Mysteries of Laura… »

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Man with a Plan: Jenna Fischer Exits Matt LeBlanc's CBS Comedy Series

14 May 2016 8:00 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Per Deadline, Jenna Fischer has left Matt LeBlanc's Man with a Plan TV show at CBS. The sitcom was formerly known as I'm Not Your Friend. In the series, LeBlanc plays a contractor whose wife returns to the workforce. Once he must spend more times with his kids, CBS says, "[he] discovers the truth every parent eventually realizes: his little angels are maniacs."

That ’70s Show‘s Jeff and Jackie Filgo wrote Man with a Plan on spec, while developing two other shows. When Matt LeBlanc boarded the pilot so did the highly acclaimed James Burrows, who directed the pilot. The Office alumna had been cast as the female lead, opposite LeBlanc. Her role will be recast.

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Matt LeBlanc CBS Series ‘Man With A Plan’: Jenna Fischer Exits In Recasting

13 May 2016 1:34 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Matt LeBlanc will have a new leading lady in his return to network comedy series. The Office alumna Jenna Fischer, who played the female lead opposite LeBlanc in the multi-camera project, has exited. The role in the series, titled Man With A Plan, will be recast. Written on spec by Jeff & Jackie Filgos, with James Burrows directing the pilot, Man With A Plan stars LeBlanc as Adam, a contractor who learns that raising his kids is more challenging than expected when his… »

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CBS Orders MacGyver, Training Day, Michael Weatherly's Bull, Plus Sitcoms Starring Matt LeBlanc and Joel McHale

13 May 2016 10:30 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

CBS is enlisting MacGyver to help fortify its 2016-2017 schedule.

The much-hyped reboot was one of four dramas the Eye network ordered to series on Friday, joining Jerry Bruckheimer’s Training Day remake, the Michael Weatherly-fronted Bull, and Jason Katims’ medical entry Pure Genius (fka Bunker Hill).

On the comedy side, CBS has Ok’d Joel McHale’s workplace sitcom The Great Indoors and Matt LeBlanc’s family satire Man With a Plan (fka I’m Not Your Friend). Speaking of the latter, The Office‘s Jenna Fischer — who was set to play LeBlanc’s wife — has exited the project for creative reasons. »

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CBS Greenlights Matt LeBlanc and Joel McHale Comedies, ‘MacGyver’ and ‘Training Day’ Reboots, More Series

13 May 2016 10:30 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

CBS has greenlit a slew of series for the 2016-2017 season.

In the comedy department, the network has ordered projects starring Matt LeBlanc and Joel McHale. As for dramas, CBS will be rebooting “Training Day,” “MacGyver,” plus has picked up a medical drama from Jason Katims and a new show starring “NCIS” star Michael Weatherly.

Training Day” is based on the 2001 movie that starred Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke. The series revival stars Bill Paxton and newcomer Justin Cornwell. A crime thriller that begins 15 years after the events of the feature film left, the show is about an idealistic young police officer (Cornwell) who is appointed to an elite squad of the Lapd where he is partnered with a seasoned, morally ambiguous detective (Paxton). Drew Van Acker, Katrina Law, Lex Scott Davis and Julie Benz star alongside Paxton and Cornwell.

The drama will be exec produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, Antoine Fuqua, »

- Elizabeth Wagmeister

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Adam McKay Reveals the Scary Moment When Gun Violence Threatened His Family

6 May 2016 1:00 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Adam McKay has been making people laugh for years, but a scary incident at his daughter’s school prompted him to get very serious about gun control. Behind the scenes, he’s long brought a political edge to his work, including directing and co-writing Ferrell’s Broadway show You’re Welcome, America, lampooning former President George W. Bush. But when Lily Rose, the first of his two daughters, was born, he began taking an even sharper interest in issues, particularly measures to stem the increasing epidemic of gun violence. “It was when my first daughter was born I became passionate, »

- Scott Huver

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Bill Clinton Recalls Enacting Gun Control Measures as a Proud Moment at Celebrity-Filled Gala

6 May 2016 1:00 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Former President Bill Clinton was joined by several Hollywood A-listers Wednesday to celebrate what he called one of his proudest moments in office - signing the gun-regulating Brady Bill. In doing so, the former chief executive, whose wife Hillary Clinton is currently the Democratic frontrunner in the presidential election, delivered a reminder to current proponents of improved weapons laws never to stop reaching across dividing political and cultural lines and take stands in the name of public safety. “We have got to get to the point in America where we don’t have to have a mass killing to do something decent, »

- Scott Huver

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Jenna Fischer Says Preventing Gun Violence Is Her Calling: 'No Parent Should Have to Lose a Child'

5 May 2016 3:00 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

When Jenna Fischer temporarily moved to London for a project last year with her family, she fell in love with the city but also couldn't wait to get back home to America. "It was such a cool, really exciting adventure for my family, [but] I was very homesick for America," she told People at the 2016 Brady Center Brady Bear Awards Gala Wednesday night, where Plan B Entertainment co-president Dede Gardner and philanthropist David Bohnett were honored for their work on preventing gun violence and President Bill Clinton received the organization's James Brady Leadership Award. But on the day she and her »

- Melody Chiu, @chiumelo

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Jenna Fischer Says Preventing Gun Violence Is Her Calling: 'No Parent Should Have to Lose a Child'

5 May 2016 3:00 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

When Jenna Fischer temporarily moved to London for a project last year with her family, she fell in love with the city but also couldn't wait to get back home to America. "It was such a cool, really exciting adventure for my family, [but] I was very homesick for America," she told People at the 2016 Brady Center Brady Bear Awards Gala Wednesday night, where Plan B Entertainment co-president Dede Gardner and philanthropist David Bohnett were honored for their work on preventing gun violence and President Bill Clinton received the organization's James Brady Leadership Award. But on the day she and her »

- Melody Chiu, @chiumelo

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The Office: Jim and Pam Reunite After Off-Broadway Play

28 April 2016 2:37 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

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This the Jam! Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly Halpert's alter-egos, John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer of The Office, staged a mini cast reunion the other night, at Krasinski's off-Broadway production. The actor is currently performing in Dry Powder, with Claire Danes and Hank Azaria.

Fischer came to see the production, which is described as being "...about the price of success and the real cost of getting the deal done." Krasinski snapped a selfie of himself with Fischer. Check it out, below.

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The Office's John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer Have a Sweet Reunion in NYC

27 April 2016 8:29 AM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

A photo posted by John Krasinski (@johnkrasinski) on Apr 27, 2016 at 6:26am Pdt If you're a fan of The Office, then hold on to your seat (and grilled cheese), because John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer just reunited, and it's almost too sweet for words. The two, who played Jim and Pam, one of the best onscreen couples in history, met up in New York City on Tuesday at the actor's play Dry Powder. John took to Instagram to share the sweet moment, writing, "Sooooo....This rabid theater fan came to #DryPowder last night." So cute! See the picture above, then check out 44 reasons Jim Halpert will always be your dream guy. »

- Kelsie Gibson

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Jam on! John Krasinski Gets Support for His New N.Y.C. Play from 'Rabid Theater Fan' Jenna Fischer

27 April 2016 7:55 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

From on-screen love interests to off-Broadway pals, John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer's Jam-my goodness is the gift that keeps on giving. Krasinski showed off his enduring bond with his former The Office wife when he posted a selfie on Twitter early Wednesday with Fischer, who had come to see him perform in the Off-Broadway Dry Powder alongside Claire Danes. "So...this rabid theater fan came to #DryPowder last night!" Krasinski, 36, captioned the photo, which will surely pull at the heart strings of Office fans who've been missing Jim and Pam's adorable chemistry. Soooo...this rabid theater fan came to #DryPowder last night! »

- Maria Yagoda, @mariayagoda

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John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer Have an Office Reunion, Proving Jim and Pam Are Forever

27 April 2016 7:51 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Be still our Jam loving hearts, The Office's Jim and Pam (yes, we know their names are really John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer) reunited and took the selfie above to prove it. Krasinski is currently starring in the off-Broadway play Dry Powder opposite Claire Danes and was visited by his Office wife Fischer. Fischer recently popped up on NBC's The Mysteries of Laura and starred in You, Me and the Apocalypse. "Soooo...this rabid theater fan came to #DryPowder last night! @jennafischer," Krasinski captioned the photo. Fischer and Krasinski recently made headlines talking about their Office counterparts three years after the show wrapped up. "John and I have real chemistry," »

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Kelly and Ryan Forever! Mindy Kaling Posts Adorable #FlashbackFriday with Ex B.J. Novak

1 April 2016 12:05 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Happy Friday, The Office fans! To celebrate the end of the week, Mindy Kaling shared an amazing gem on Instagram that has Kelly and Ryan shippers in quite a tizzy. "This is 25! Flashback Fridayz courtesy of Jenna Fischer," Kaling, 36, captioned a picture of her and her former Office costar B.J. Novak, also 36. This is 25! Flashback Fridayz courtesy of Jenna Fischer A photo posted by Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) on Apr 1, 2016 at 9:34am Pdt The two played polar opposites Kelly Kapoor and Ryan Howard, providing the hit NBC comedy with its most adorably dysfunctional couple. They also dated on and off »

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You, Me and the Apocalypse: Would You Watch a Second Season?

31 March 2016 11:54 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Tonight marks the end of the first season of You, Me and the Apocalypse on NBC. Is the Thursday night series coming back? Would you watch season two?

A dramatic comedy, You, Me and the Apocalypse revolves around the last days of mankind. It's discovered that a comet is on a collision course with earth in 34 days and an unexpected chain of events is set in motion. The cast includes Mathew Baynton, Joel Fry, Pauline Quirke, Jenna Fischer, Kyle Soller, Rob Lowe, Gaia Scodellaro, Paterson Joseph, Megan Mullally, Diana Rigg, and Fabian McCallum.

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