Emmys say Jane, Shameless, and Glee count as comedies, even past the 30-minute mark

Jane The Virgin can be an award-winning comedy and a whole hour long, says an industry panel created to rule on some of the recent Emmy changes set by the TV Academy. In the required two-thirds majority, the panel similarly agreed Shameless and Glee made successful cases for themselves and are also eligible to compete…

Ed Begley, Jr., Moby join Patrick Stewart in Seth MacFarlane’s Blunt Talk

Brushing himself off after a dustup with conservative activist James O’Keefe, Ed Begley Jr. has joined Starz’s live-action comedy series Blunt Talk, from Seth MacFarlane and Bored To Death creator Jonathan Ames. Despite the title—and the presence of Weeds veteran Romany Malco, who also recently joined the cast—the…