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TV News: Morty, Oliver, Earth, Cards

By Garth Franklin Wednesday February 12th 2014 07:21PM
TV News: Morty, Oliver, Earth, Cards

Rick and Morty
Adult Swim has officially renewed its animated comedy "Rick and Morty" for a second season. "Community" creator Dan Harmon co-created the series which follows an alcoholic science whiz and his dimwit grandson as they tinker with the laws of physics, travel to other dimensions, and give adorable puppies the mental power to build their own mech suits and take over the world. [Source: TV.com]

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Comedian John Oliver's new HBO series has scored a title, "Last Week Tonight With John Oliver," along with a premiere date of Sunday April 27th.

The weekly half-hour series airs at 11pm Sundays following comedies "Veep" and "Silicon Valley". The show is said to be a satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events. [Source: The Live Feed]

Last Man on Earth
Fox has given a series order for the Will Forte single-camera comedy "The Last Man on Earth" which stars Forte as the last man on Earth. An early 2015 premiere is planned

Forte created the series and will write and executive produce alongside "The Lego Movie" filmmakers Phil Lord and Chris Miller who will direct. [Source: The Live Feed]

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