Community Canceled! NBC Gives Joel McHale Comedy the Axe, & Renews Two Other Series FIVE seasons and a movie? Community is officially dunzo, thanks to NBC's latest cancellation spree. See what else got the axe.
It may be time to let go of that whole "six seasons and a movie" dream. Writer-Producer Chris McKenna posts a cryptic tweet about the future of the NBC comedy. Is it the end of the road for Community? Any dreams of "six seasons of a movie" are looking pretty grim ever since Writer-Producer Chris McKenna took to Twitter to share some startling news. "Community is dead," he tweeted in response to a fan's post. He later followed up saying that he may have been exaggerating about the NBC comedy getting the axe, but warned fans to "prepare yourself for non-exaggeration." Would you be devastated to see Community get the boot? Sound off in the comments and stick with us for more TV scoop from Celebified.
As many of you know from my article yesterday about Community being cancelled, I am super, mega, seriously upset about this. I felt like the show had reached a whole new stride, and to think it was taken out when it just found its legs again was sad and a stupid choice on the part of the execs at NBC (yeah, I said it). But what many of us have been wondering is what Dan Harmon, the show’s brilliant creator, thinks about it. Well, Deadline Hollywood has some answers. Read more at http://www.tvovermind.com/tv-news/dan-harmons-thoughts-cancellation-community-234037#2rWgRMEa2XB78RZi.99
It looks like it is five seasons and no movie for NBC’s Community . EW reports NBC has officially cancelled the beloved cult comedy. It seems the series could survive its now infamous gas leak season, but not steeply declining ratings. However, Community might defy death just yet, as Sony TV could try shopping it around to other networks, or perhaps Hulu since the streaming site owns the digital rights. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2014/05/09/community-revolution-cancelled-nbc/
Community fans, start mobilizing. That's the message from Sony Pictures Television, the studio behind the NBC sitcom. Community hasn't been renewed for a sixth season and remains very much on the bubble — which is why the producers and stars behind the show are rallying fans to show their support. Read More... http://www.tvguide.com/News/Community-Donald-Glover-1080807.aspx?rss=breakingnews
COMMUNITY wraps up its fifth season tonight, and while the series has always managed to find a way to survive, right now, its fate on NBC is still up in the air. The comedy had its fifth PaleyFest panel last month, and before the event, I spoke with COMMUNITY creator Dan Harmon about whether the […] http://www.givememyremote.com/remote/2014/04/17/community-dan-harmon-on-the-fans-passion/
Community “Basic Sandwich” Season 5 episode 13 airs Thursday, April 17 2014 on NBC (8-8:30 p.m. ET). Season Finale. Episode Synopsis: Community Season 5 Episode 13 “Basic Sandwich” – The group learns the history of Greendale’s first Dean, Russell Borchert (guest star Chris Elliott, “Eagleheart”), a reclusive, wealthy genius who disappeared amid a personal scandal in the 1970s. Once Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown) and Hickey (Jonathan Banks) locate the school’s blueprints, Annie (Alison Brie) and Abed (Danny Pudi) lead the search for Borchert’s old computer lab, which was sealed off years ago. Subway returns to Greendale with plans to take over the campus for a Subway University and they enlist Chang (Ken Jeong) to secretly keep tabs on the study group. Meanwhile, Jeff (Joel McHale) and Britta (Gillian Jacobs) make a grown-up decision about their futures. Jim Rash and John Oliver also star. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2014/04/17/community-season-5-finale-2014-basic-sandwich/
Community “Basic Story” Season 5 episode 12 airs Thursday, April 10 2014 on NBC (8-8:30 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis: Community Season 5 Episode 12 “Basic Story” – The group learns the history of Greendale’s first Dean, Russell Borchert (guest star Chris Elliott, “Eagleheart”), a reclusive, wealthy genius who disappeared amid a personal scandal in the 1970s. Once Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown) and Hickey (Jonathan Banks) locate the school’s blueprints, Annie (Alison Brie) and Abed (Danny Pudi) lead the search for Borchert’s old computer lab, which was sealed off years ago. Subway returns to Greendale with plans to take over the campus for a Subway University and they enlist Chang (Ken Jeong) to secretly keep tabs on the study group. Meanwhile, Jeff (Joel McHale) and Britta (Gillian Jacobs) make a grown-up decision about their futures. Jim Rash and John Oliver also star. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2014/04/10/community-season-5-episode-12-basic-story/
"Community" references a lot of movies. From "Pulp Fiction" to "My Dinner with Andre," the films mentioned on the show run the gamut of years and styles -- sometimes in the same episode.In honor of this eclectic mix of movie love, a truly passionate fan -- Anne Thomas -- of the show has made a super-cut of all "Community" movie shout-outs from the series. The password? It's "movietime."The question is: Did any movies get missed? The only one we caught was "For a Few Dollars More," the sequel to "A Fistful of Dollars" -- the inspirations for the second iteration of paintball on "Community."Leave any other omissions in the comments section below!"Community" Season 5 airs Thursdays at 8 p.m. on NBC.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2014/03/community-video-five-seasons-of-movie-references-in-one-video.html
The first part of the "Community" Season 5 finale, "Basic Story," is coming all too soon to NBC. What strangeness will come along with that finale? Keep reading for five spoilers to keep you guessing.When it becomes evident that the Save Greendale Committee has done its job all too well, everything seems set for pure contentment. But then it turns out that by saving Greendale, the Committee may have actually destroyed their (semi-)beloved school. RELATED: Six seasons and a movie for "Community"? It might happen.Here is what we can tell you about the episode:1. One scene focuses very closely on a man slurping soup.2. The city of Greendale defines a dog as an animal with four legs and a tail. Somehow, this is related to an important development in the story.3. Two of the characters make a big and surprising decision. It involves olive oil, but not in the way you would expect (if... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2014/03/community-season-5-finale-5-things-to-know-about-basic-story.html