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FXX Sets "Legit" Season Two and "Ali G: Rezurection" Premiere Date

Look for "Legit" at 10:00/9:00c and "Ali G: Rezurection" at 10:30/9:30c beginning Wednesday, February 26. Read More... http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2014/01/16/fxx-sets-legit-season-two-and-ali-g-rezurection-premiere-date-848213/20140116fxx01/

'Legit' Season 2: Jim Jefferies, DJ Qualls explore FXX's 'comedy about depression'

"Legit" is heading with confidence into its second season. The cast and producers of the FXX critical darling took to its TCA 2014 winter press tour panel with no concern about how the somewhat touchy subjects of Season 2 will resonate. Among the storylines being explored on "Legit" are Jim's (Jim Jefferies) sex addiction, Steve's (Dan Bakkedahl) alcoholism and Billy's (DJ Qualls) use of an experimental drug to help him deal with his muscular dystrophy. Balancing out those serious plot arcs are scenes like one where Jim decides to urinate on Billy, who can't move to avoid it because of his disease. "It's amazingly poignant," co-creator Peter O'Fallon says of the urine scene. Jefferies adds, "It's as touching of a water sports scene as you've ever seen." But even with the ridiculous nature of some of Season 2's tales, expect "Legit" to stay grounded. O'Fallon says, "The one difference we have between a lot of... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2014/01/legit-season-2-jim-jefferies-dj-qualls-explore-fxxs-comedy-about-depression.html

‘Legit’ Star DJ Qualls Says Objections to Him Playing Character With MS Have Faded

DJ Qualls says objections to his playing a character with muscular dystrophy on FXX’s “Legit” have largely faded — because people with MS like the show. “The response has been amazing. It’s something we were all really careful with last year,” Qualls said at the Television Critics Association winter press tour. “And the thing we hear the most is that people are just so stoked that there’s somebody on TV with their disease who is an equal participant.”   Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/legit-star-dj-qualls-says-objections-playing-character-ms-faded/

'Legit' Season 2 adds Carrie Fisher as a Hollywood executive

Season 2 of "Legit" has snagged a pretty good guest star, as Carrie Fisher will appear on the show as a powerful Hollywood executive.Fisher's character has a background in comedy development and offers star Jim Jefferies some career help after seeing him perform stand-up, according to TV Line. Jefferies later sings out she has an ulterior motive for helping him out.It's great casting for "Legit," as Fisher may very well be on her way back to "Star Wars" to reprise her role as Princess Leia for the newest installment.The second season of "Legit" is scheduled to begin January 2014, with a move to FXX.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/11/legit-season-2-adds-carrie-fisher-as-a-hollywood-executive.html

'Justified' Season 5 gets a premiere date, 'Archer' moves to Monday nights

FX and FXX have set premiere dates for several shows in early 2014, including the fifth seasons of "Justified" and "Archer," Season 2 of "Legit" and new animated series "Chozen.""Justified" will premiere Tuesday, Jan. 7 on FX. The new season will feature Raylan (Timothy Olyphant) squaring off with the Crowe family, who have made their way from Florida to Harlan with the intent of setting up a new criminal enterprise. Boyd (Walton Goggins), meanwhile, is working to free Ava (Joelle Carter) from prison."Archer" will debut Monday, Jan. 13, kicking off a new night of originals on FX. It will be paired with "Chozen," a comedy about a gay white rapper just released from prison. FX also says Season 2 of "The Americans" will premiere in February but hasn't set a specific date yet."Chozen" had been slated to air on FXX and paired with live-action comedy "Legit," but plans changed when FX decided to create the... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/11/justified-season-5-gets-a-premiere-date-archer-moves-to-monday-nights.html

'It's Always Sunny', 'The League' and more get FXX premiere date

When "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" returns for its ninth season, it will be debuting on an entirely new network. The show, along with "The League" and "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell" are jumping from FX, to the all new FXX.The network is more aimed at comedy. It will launch Monday, September 2, with its three flagship shows premiering September 4. "Always Sunny" will air Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET, starting with "The Gang Broke Dee" as their premiere. The episode was screened at Comic-Con 2013, to the delight of fans in attendance."The League" will follow, Wednesdays at 10:30 p.m. ET, and "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell" will broadcast nightly (Monday through Thursday) at 11 p.m. ET. The show is also adding a Sunday night "best of" episode. No premiere date has been announced for "Legit," but it will be returning for a second season as well, moving to the network.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/07/its-always-sunny-the-league-and-more-get-fxx-premiere-date.html

Season Finale: Legit Episode 13 “Fatherhood”

Legit 13 “Fatherhood” airs Thursday, April 11 2013 at 10:30 pm on FX. Episode Synopsis: Legit 13 “Fatherhood” – When the prostitute from the pilot episode shows up on Jim’s doorstep pregnant with Billy’s baby, Billy’s mother Janice is horrified. But the nightmare soon blossoms into an opportunity for Billy to ponder the responsibility of relationships and fatherhood. READ MORE...

Legit Episode 12 “Misunderstood”

Legit “Misunderstood” episode 12 airs Thursday, April 4 2013 at 10:30 pm on FX. Episode Synopsis: Legit Episode 12 “Misunderstood” – A hot actress Jim meets on an audition accuses him of attempted rape after he delivers an off-color joke in her car. Steve’s wife decides to move to Cincinnati with their daughter and her new fiancé. To cheer Steve up, Jim takes him to a gay bar to pick up girls. READ MORE...

'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia', 'Legit' & 'The League' Renewed; Moving to New Channel FXX

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia has been renewed for its 10th Season http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Tvbythenumbers/~3/RJ8Wr-8SJ8Y/

Legit Episode 11 “Hat Hair”

Legit “Hat Hair” episode 11 airs Thursday March 28 2013 at 10:30 pm on FX. Episode Synopsis: Legit Episode 11 “Hat Hair” – Jim, Steve, Billy and Rodney go to a minor league baseball game. When Jim refuses to remove his hat for a patriotic anthem, a political melee ensues. READ MORE...
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