Community Season Finale Moved to May Sweeps

Six seasons a movie? How about three new episodes in one night? According to The Futon Critic, NBC has moved the hour-long season finale of Community (really just back-to-back installments) to May 17... the same evening it had already planned on running a new Community at 8 p.m, meaning the schedule that evening will look like this: 8 p.m. Community - “The First Chang Dynasty” 8:30 p.m. 30 Rock (season finale) 9 p.m. Community - “Introduction to Finality” 9:30 p.m. Community - “Digital Estate Planning” (season finale) As for what you can expect from these Community episodes , read on for their official descriptions: The First Chang Dynasty With Chang in control of Greendale, the study group develops an elaborate plan to infiltrate the campus without being detected. While Chang becomes distracted planning a big birthday bash for himself, Jeff and the study group launch their sneak attack. Meanwhile, Troy enlists the help of the Air Conditioning Repair Annex to help with their break-in plan but knows he may be selling his soul to the devil. Introduction to Finality When Shirley and Pierce have a disagreement over their sandwich shop, Jeff agrees to argue on Shirley's behalf but much to his chagrin, Pierce retains Jeff's former colleague Alan Connor (guest star Rob Corddry) and the two must square off in "Greendale Summer Fun Court." Meanwhile, Vice Dean Laybourne (guest star John Goodman) makes one last ditch effort to win Troy over to his Air Conditioning Repair Annex. Digital Estate Planning Pierce is summoned to Hawthorne Enterprises to discuss his inheritance with his deceased father's former right-hand man, Gilbert Lawson (guest star Giancarlo Esposito ) The study group goes with him for moral support and must all pitch in to play the video game of their life on Pierce's behalf - or risk losing his inheritance

'Community' Does 'Law & Order': Who Died?

It was doink doink time on " Community " (Thu., 8 p.m. ET on NBC) Thursday night. The comedy paid tribute to the late lamented " Law & Order " and its creator Dick Wolf with an episode titled "Basic Lupine Urology." Abed ( Danny Pudi ) and Troy ( Donald Glover ) played the detectives investigating a sabotaged biology project at Greendale Community College. "Law & Order" alum Michael K. Williams guest-starred as Professor Marshall Kane who was tasked with revealing that a fan favorite character had been killed. “Star-Burns got rear-ended and the meth lab in his trunk exploded," he said. "He’s dead.” Check out the spot-on "Law & Order"-style theme song . See what they pull out of the hat next as "Community" continues on Thursdays at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. TV Replay scours the vast television landscape to find the most interesting, amusing, and, on a good day, amazing moments, and delivers them right to your browser.

'Community' 'Law & Order' episode: Who smushed the yam?

The April 26 episode of "Community" is the much anticipated "Law & Order" episode and it is the best of the season so far. The cast has been talking about it for weeks now, saying that it's their favorite. It's easy to see why.The opening alone is just about perfect, the title being split into "Comm" and "Unity" and featuring shots of the cast in the "L&O" style. The episode is light on Britta (Gillian Jacobs) and Pierce (Chevy Chase), but their moments are hysterical. This week, a yam experiment goes wrong and the gang must discover who sabotaged their class project. Jeff (Joel McHale) and Annie (Alison Brie) lawyer up, with Abed (Danny Pudi) and Troy (Donald Glover) playing good cop/bad cop and Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown) as their commander. Michael Kenneth Williams is back as Professor Kane.It all ends up in a trial, but the big moment (which was not revealed to the...

'Community' Preview: The 'Law & Order' Homage Episode

Since Community 's mid-season return last month, the new material has been smart, weird, risky and hilarious - everything we were hoping for. Now that the end of the season is nearing, there are still a few things we're awaiting with anticipation, and this week's Law & Order homage episode (entitled "Basic Lupine Urology") is certainly one of them.

Community “Basic Lupine Urology” Season 3 Episode 17

Community  “Basic Lupine Urology” Season 3  Episode 17 airs Thursday April 26 on NBC (8-8:30 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis:  THE STUDY  GROUP’S SCIENCE EXPERIMENT IS SABOTAGED AND THEY GO ON THE OFFENSIVE TO EXPOSE THE CULPRIT – MICHAEL K. WILLIAMS GUEST STARS – When Annie (Alison Brie) discovers the study group’s yam experiment smashed to smithereens on the science lab floor, the group mobilizes to expose the criminal and save their grade. Read More...  

'Community' Season 4: Joel McHale expects Chevy Chase to return

Though "Community" has yet to be renewed by NBC for a Season 4, the cast and crew are optimistic about their chances of a pickup -- we'll know for sure by May 14, when NBC will announce its Fall 2012 schedule.In the meantime, of course, the show has been making headlines for being awesome and hilarious... and also for a brewing feud between Chevy Chase and show creator Dan Harmon, complete with very angry leaked voicemails and public admonishments.At NBC Universal's Summer Press Day on Wednesday, Joel McHale joked that we haven't seen the last of Chevy's wrath. "There's four more voicemails coming now, so that'll make it a whole series. It's going to be a book on tape, or on CD, read out loud by Samuel L. Jackson," he teased reporters.He says that he does expect Chevy to return for Season 4 if the show is picked up. "Do I invasion it? Yes. I...