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Posted Tuesday 6/26/18 at 1:55PM EDT
French satirical puppet show Les Guignols is getting an American remake on Fox
Former Daily Show executive producer David Javerbaum -- AKA "The Tweet of God" -- will write and executive produce an American version of the cult show that has been a French TV fixture for almost three decades. Les Guignols was recently canceled, and aired its final episode last Friday.
Posted Monday 8/28/17 at 12:43PM EDT
Netflix’s Disjoined used fake marijuana ads so that it would feel more like a network sitcom
Source: Ad Week
“We were doing a multicam on Netflix, and I wanted to shake some things up, with Chuck (Lorre)’s permission,” says co-creator David Javerbaum. “One of them was, I thought, people are used to watching this thing with ads — let’s come up with fake ads. It will make the shoot more ambitious, but let’s do it. I thought it would be funny to have marijuana-themed ads in the middle of the show.”