• Dane Cook says his NBC show ‘Next Caller’ has been canceled

    Seriously. What is going on at NBC? Earlier this week, the network announced that, despite scheduling and promoting the Oct. 19 premiere dates of Community and Whitney, the shows would not air as planned. And now we hear that Dane Cook’s show Next Caller, set for a midseason start has been pulled entirely– even after shooting four episodes. Cook told his nearly 3 million Twitter followers that, “After 4 episodes,

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    Dane Cook show ‘Next Caller’ goes through casting change, Wolé Parks exits

    It looks like Dane Cook’s upcoming NBC sitcom is already going through some personnel changes. Actor Wolé Parks was recently dropped from Next Caller, which is set to debut midseason. Producers cite a “creative decision” for the casting change, TVLine reports. In the single-camera sitcom, Cook stars as a somewhat sexist satellite radio DJ who’s stuck with a new lady co-host (played by Collette Wolfe). Parks, whose previous credits include

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    Watch previews from five new NBC comedies with Anne Heche, Bill Pullman, more

    We’ve posted the previews for Matthew Perry and Dane Cook’s new sitcoms on NBC. And here are the rest of the new comedies headed to the network. The first pair of videos is from The New Normal, which stars Book of Mormon’s Andrew Rannells and Justin Bartha, who you may recognize from the National Treasure franchise. Ellen Barkin (swoon) and Georgia King co-star. The show centers around Rannells and Bartha’s

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    Watch Dane Cook and Jeffrey Tambor in the first preview for ‘Next Caller’

    One of NBC’s new pickups is Dane Cook’s show Next Caller, wherein the comedian portrays a sexist satellite radio DJ whose stuck with a new lady co-host, played by Collette Wolfe. In the first video, Cam Dunne (Cook) learns he’s been stuck with a new co-host; television veteran Jeffrey Tambor plays station manager Jefferson Mingus. In the second video, we go behind the scenes with Cook. Check them out and

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    Dane Cook comedy series ‘Next Caller’ is coming to NBC

    Dane Cook’s single-camera comedy series Next Caller, wherein the hugely popular comedian plays a DJ at a satellite radio station, has been picked up by NBC, Cook confirms to Laughspin. The news comes after Cook struck a development deal with the network in September of last year; in March the Next Caller pilot project was announced. Cook’s series is the sixth new comedy NBC picked up this season. It joins

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