Interview: "Suburgatory" Creator Emily Kapnek

Ever since the success of third-year sitcoms "The Middle" and "Modern Family," ABC has been on the hunt for that right sitcom to fit in between the two family-centric series and they may have finally found it in "Suburgatory." The freshman series starring Jeremy Sisto and Jane Levy as a father-daughter who move from Manhattan to the suburbs started out with strong ratings in September and recently was given a full-season order of episodes. But, as our Jim Halterman found out when he talked to series creator Emily Kapnek late last week, getting a seemingly cushy timeslot comes with some added stresses. Also, Kapnek spoke of casting the series with actors like Sisto who are not necessarily known for comedy, whether fans of the show can ever expect to meet Tessa's never-seen mother and what the show has in store for a 'Suburgatory' holiday season. Read More...


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