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From the folks who brought you "Parks and Recreation," the trailer for Fox's new fall comedy, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" is here. "Men of a Certain Age's" Andre Braugher plays the straight man against one of the more promising comedic casts on the Fall TV grid.
Andy Samberg ("Saturday Night Live") plays Jake Peralta, and Terry Crews ("The Newsroom," "Are We There Yet?"), Melissa Fumero ("One Life to Live"), Joe Lo Truglio ("Burning Love," "Reno 911") and Chelsea Peretti ("Kroll Show," "Parks and Recreation") round out the talent list.
It appears the premise of the show can be boiled down to a line delivered' by Crews' character, Terry Jefford, to the new police captain at Precinct 99, Capt. Holt (Braugher). "Jacob Peralta is my best detective," says Crews. "The only puzzle he hasn't solved is how to grow up." This is evidenced by Peralta's refusal to wear a tie around his neck, a secret Speedo that becomes not-so-secret, »
The Fox network has already announced some of their new shows for the 2013-14 season. One of the comedies is Brooklyn Nine-Nine and it stars Saturday Night Live's Andy Samberg and Last Resort's Andre Braugher.
Here's their description and a photo from the pilot:
Brooklyn Nine-nine From Dan Goor and Michael Schur, the Emmy Award-winning writers/producers of "Parks and Recreation," and starring Emmy Award winners Andy Samberg and Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-nine is a single-camera ensemble comedy about what happens when a detective who doesn't take anything seriously gets a new "by-the-book" boss who wants him to grow up and respect the badge.
Brooklyn Nine-nine is produced by Universal Television and 3 Arts Entertainment. The series is created and written by Dan Goor ("Late Night with Conan O'Brien," "Parks and Recreation") and Michael Schur ("The Office," "Parks and Recreation"). The series is »
One of Fey's earliest small screen appearances -- if not the first -- was a commercial for Mutual Savings Bank. The ad, which dates back to 1995, features Fey's analysis of the many meanings of "hi"/"high," while she sports a very era-appropriate haircut, dangling earrings and a vest that just defies description.
Mutual Savings Bank - "Hi!" - Featuring Tina Fey from The Purple Onion Archives on Vimeo.
Poehler's early TV resume includes a spot on "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" and a couple episodes of MTV's short-lived comedy "Apartment 2F," but she also had a small part on a 1998 episode of "Spin City. »
- The Huffington Post
3 items from 2013
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