CBS and Seth Rogen are teaming up for a show that sounds kind of like Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, but with a guy

In an announcement that we can honestly say we didn’t see coming tonight, Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg—the guys behind vulgar, borderline insane TV shows like Preacher and Future Man—have successfully sold a pilot to good old CBS. To be fair, Rogen and Goldberg’s new show, 25, does sound less outwardly crazy than…

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Justin Lin to ensure the new Magnum P.I. pilot has the fastest cars, most extreme facial hair imaginable

Ensuring that there’s nothing pedestrian or un-supercharged about CBS’s upcoming reboot of Magnum P.I., the network has announced that it’s tapped frequent Fast And Furious director Justin Lin to handle its already-ordered pilot for the upcoming series. This is according to Deadline, which reports that Lin—whose past…

CBS has now reached the Magnum P.I. and Cagney & Lacey stage of its TV reboot addiction

Like a depressed shut-in, drowning their anxieties in the muted pleasures of an endless series of ’80s reruns, CBS only wants to watch Magnum P.I. and Cagney And Lacey right now. This is per Variety, which reports that the network announced today that it was ordering pilots for series reboots of both of the classic TV…

Greg Berlanti just sold a TV show about God friending a guy on Facebook

Fans of Greg Berlanti’s TV work are no stranger to the supernatural: The Flash’s speed; Arrow’s preternatural archery skills; those Riverdale kids, and their inexplicable ability to say things like “The Black Hood Killer” and “jingle-jangle” with totally straight faces. Now, though, Berlanti’s superpowered Tv empire…

Tim Meadows on No Activity, and his big scene with J.K. Simmons

CBS All Access’ new show No Activity is the anti-action show. It’s set over the course of a major drug cartel bust, but rather than use that as an opportunity for lengthy action sequences or gritty drama, it focuses on the unremarkable, mundane moments in which nothing of interest happens—hence the name No Activity.…

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