Archive for May, 2012
Indeed, those from the USA who have expressed a strong desire to see Little Mosque have finally had heard their voices heard! The hit CBC sitcom will air as a summer series on Hulu .com and Huluplus.com.
Little Mosque will air with its series premiere on June 28. A new episode will be released each following week until Thursday , August 23, at which point the entire series will be available for viewing.
Further information on Little Mosque’s debut on Hulu as well as the other summer series which the site will be offering can be found @http://www.hulu.com/watch/362933/hulu-summer-series-little-mosque.
Will you be watching the show through Hulu? What is your reaction to having the chance to watch Little Mosque this summer? Share your response in the comments section.
Indeed, viewers of The Office have much to be excited for after NBC announced that the show has been renewed for a ninth season, reports TV Guide! There is presently no word on how many episodes the forthcoming season will have.
The network has currently undertaken the crucial process of renewing contracts with Jenna Fisher[ Pam], Ed Helms[ Andy Bernard] and John Kraisinski[Jim Halpert]. While it is pleasing to know that these prominent actors whose characters are quite central to the show will be returning, it has been reported that actor/producer, BJ Novak[Ryan] has not yet initiated this process.
The Office’s season 8 finale drew 4.4 million per average household with a 2.2 million rating in the 18-49 age group. This is the lowest rating a season finale for this show has ever had. The Office’s finale featured Andy Bernard [Ed Helms] making his return to Dunder Mifflin by convincing David Wallace[Andy Buckley] to negotiate with Jo Bennet to liquidate the company . The finale also had central focus on Dwight providing free family portraits to the staff members as a way to obtain the resources needed to confirm his paternity to Angela’s child . Additionally,Possible romances between Darryl [Craig Robinson]and Val [Ameenah Kaplan] as well as Angela’s husband, Robert Lipton[ Jack Coleman]and Oscar[Oscar Nunez] were also explored.
Other shows renewed include Park and Recs for a 22 episode fifth season . Its season four finale received a great rating of 3.4 million viewers.
New series Up All Night and Whitney Houtson were renewed for second seasons with the former earning 3.12 million viewers while the latter drew 4.12 million viewers.
What is your The Office returning for a ninth season. What were your thoughts on the season 8 finale and how do you hope the ninth season builds on where we last off? Share your predictions and aspirations in the comments section!
This blog will be providing ongoing, extensive coverage throughout the show’s ninth season.
Explore the promotional features of The Office’s season 8 finale, Free Family Portrait below. The finale will air @ 9;00pm eastern standard time on NBC[USA] and Global[ Canada]
In the Season 8 finale, Dwight offers free family portraits for the staffers. Elsewhere, a pilfered diaper results in a high-speed car chase; Andy poses as a janitor and stages a covert coup; and Robert considers taking on a new business endeavor.[TV Guide]
What will be the quality of the free family portraits from Dwight and how pleased will the staff members be with them? Why is Dwight pursuing such an initiative?What will Robert’s new business endeavour be and will this be the technique used to write the character out, given James Spader’s departure from the series. What are the elements involved in Andy’s coup and how does he intend on using his disguise to regain his post as regional manager at the Scranton branch? How does Nellie play into this?
This is the season 8 finale of The Office.
There is no word on the show’s fate though talks have begun about the possibility of a reboot version with NBC. Details on this version as well as potential and definite casting changes have been reported on the blog @http://abbaskarimjeeweblog.com/2012/04/23/11291/
Additional Questions Related To Season 8 of The Office
Will Angela discover her husband’s homosexuality? How will she respond? Has Oscar become involved with the senator? Will Dwight make his move to prove that he is the father of Angela’s child?
What has become of Darryl [ Craig Robinson]and Val’s working relationship and what is their current position on pursuing romance?
Share your thoughts on these questions as well as any other questions which you would like to see answered in the comments section!
Take a look at the promotional features for this week’s episode of The Office, Turf War. The episode will debut on Thursday, May 3 2012 @ 9:00pm eastern time on Global[ Canada] and NBC[USA]
Episode Synopsis: Andy gears up for his comeback at Dunder Mifflin. Meanwhile, a boozy Robert California closes a nearby branch, creating a turf war when Jim and Dwight are pitted against another salesman.[ TV Guide]
What strategy or techniques will Andy employ to return to Dunder Mifflin? Is there a particular crisis in Robert’s life which has caused him to be drunk at work? With the nearby branch closing, how will Jim and Dwight respond to the competition brought forth by the new salesman.Will they secure their prominence within the sales division? Share your thoughts and speculations in the comments section below.
Please stay tuned for a post later this week which covers some questions I hope are properly addressed before The Office draws to an end this season.