Rebel Wilson is fearless, but 'Super Fun Night' on ABC relies on tired tropes about self-love and hoped-for handsome knights.
We've come a long way, maybe, since Camryn Manheim made her famous "this is for all the fat girls" acc more
Comedies usually have the lead character be more level-headed and leave the crazy antics and bizarre behavior to the supporting roles. (There are always exceptions -- see Robin Williams on The Crazy Ones .) Not so with Super Fun Night , which takes Rebel more
I can’t decide what’s more discouraging: that promising Australian comedienne Rebel Wilson stars in the desperately unfunny “Super Fun Night,” or that ABC ditched the pilot she wrote in favor of one credited to a sitcom pro.
New York Times Tv Reporter
11:52 EDT, 03 Oct, 2013
“Super Fun Night,” written by and starring the Australian actress Rebel Wilson, is more daring than funny, while “We Are Men,” starring Tony Shalhoub, is more gentle than snarky.
By: Megan Walsh-Boyle
After gaining Level 7 clearance at the ABC portion of this summer’s press tour, I was able to screen the first episode of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D . It was, in a word, awesome. There were the special effect more