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  1. Does 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' go too far?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | CNN

    ... on the new nanny's Pollyanna-ish (or emotionally stunted) attitude. There has been a decided lack of Tina Fey since "30 Rock" went off the air, but we can now console our selves with the "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt." The new comedy staring Ellie ...

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  2. 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schimdt:' the new problematic faveRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... proves to be false. I get the joke, but it's just lazy. Kimmy's rich employer, Jacqueline Voorhees (Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock ), is a Native American woman who dyes her hair blonde and wears blue contacts so she can be white and erase her heritage. ...

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  3. What we can expect from Trevor NoahRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | MacLeans

    ... it because it promised comedians whose names I recognized: Judah Friedlander, the trucker-hat-wearing weirdo from 30 Rock , and Colin Jost, who, as the co-anchor of Saturday Night Live 's Weekend Update, has a job that has lifted many to A-list ...

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  4. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Theme SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crooks and Liars

    ... in a bunker for 15 years. "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," a new Netflix comedy by the executive producers of "30 Rock," puts a freakish contemporary spin on that premise: Rescued after 15 years of captivity in a doomsday cult in Indiana, Kimmy ( Ellie ...

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  5. Go into 'The Office' this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... may be scary and grumpy in real life, (as evidenced by a certain phone call) but he's hilarious when he does it in "30 Rock," playing off of softy TV writer and producer Liz Lemon (SNL's Fey). The two have great on-screen chemistry. I'm having a lot ...

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  6. McBrayer surprised by successRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Toledo Blade

    Being the Gomer Pyle of this generation doesn't seem to bother actor, comedian Jack McBrayer. Best known for playing Kenneth the page on NBC's 30 Rock, the 41-year-old is now working with a puppet, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, on Adult Swim's The Jack and Triumph Show.

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  7. What 'Broad City' can teach 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' about racial humorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Mashable

    ... In comparison, Unbreakable feels slightly behind the curve. It almost picks up where Fey and Carlock's last sitcom, 30 Rock , left off. 30 Rock 's humor was always willing to go there and tackle race relations in a funny way. A whole episode in ...

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  8. Ellie Kemper: Netflix's breakout star of Unbreakable Kimmy SchmidtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... because Bob Greenblatt, chairman of NBC Entertainment, saw a spark in Kemper's on-screen presence and asked revered 30 Rock comedy writers Tina Fey and Robert Carlock if they'd be interested in writing a whole new show for Kemper to star in. NBC ...

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  9. 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' breakout Tituss Burgess on his alter egoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Entertainment Weekly

    We dare you to pop open a bottle of pinot noir without immediately thinking of Titus Andromedon, the scene-stealing New Yorker who rooms with a cult escapee on Netflix's buzzy sitcom Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt- which blew up the social media world when it dropped in its 13-episode entirety earlier this month. Creators Tina Fey and Robert Carlock wrote the character of Titus with 30 Rock alum Tituss Burgess in mind.

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  10. 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Composer on the Origins of 'Peeno Noir'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Reporter about the song's origins, its initial reception from cast and crew and its surprising connection to the 30 Rock universe. I was very surprised and delighted that "Peeno Noir" is its own little sensation. I don't think anyone knew what ...

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  11. Role written for "Unbreakable" Tituss BurgessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Schmidt" practically had his name on it. Turned out, series co-creator Tina Fey had remembered him fondly from "30 Rock." Tituss Burgess was sitting in a cafe down the street from his former Harlem basement apartment, remembering the casting call ...

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  12. We're Ready To See These Actors In 'Ready Player One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | MTV

    ... would like an invite to The Basement now. Remember the teen that Liz Lemon hallucinated as Oprah on that episode of "30 Rock"? Raven Goodwin would be an amazing reveal as Helen, Aech's real-world identity. Just accept it and move on: James Urbaniak ...

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  13. WTHR gets shout-out on "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Part of a new Netflix show takes place in Indiana. And, on one of the episodes, we've discovered a little shout-out to Channel 13! In the show "The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," Kimmy's new fame-craving roommate, Titus, does an interview with a fictional anchor from a fictional version of Channel 13. The series, created by "Saturday Night Live" alum and "30-Rock" creator.

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  14. JacquelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... so happy to proclaim myself a SchmidtHead. Tina Fey, who created and starred in the seven-season comedy phenomenon 30 Rock is one of the creators and executive producers of the new show, which details the life of Kimmy, an Indiana "mole woman" who ...

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  15. Elizabeth Banks wants her sons to marry Jimmy Fallon's daughtersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Los Angeles Times

    ... (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times) Two words: Golden Globes. Two more words: "Mean Girls." Another two: "30 Rock." Tina Fey has been making us laugh since her days on "Saturday Night Live" (How can we forget her Sarah Palin?) Her back-to-back ...

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  16. 'The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt': Too edgy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CNN

    ... on the new nanny's Pollyanna-ish (or emotionally stunted) attitude. There has been a decided lack of Tina Fey since "30 Rock" went off the air, but we can now console our selves with the "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt." The new comedy staring Ellie ...

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  17. Jane Krakowski stars in 'Unbreakable' from '30 Rock' creatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Inside Bay Area

    The daffy ethos of "30 Rock" lives again in "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," the Netflix comedy. That should come as no surprise since the new show was spawned by "30 Rock" co-creators Tina Fey and Robert Carlock.

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  18. Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar Unveils Vessel, Plans To Swipe Some Of YouTube's ViewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Fast Company

    ... to Taylor Swift (Vessel has a deal with the major music labels) to Alec Baldwin's Love Ride series, in which the 30 Rock star jumps into cabs with unsuspecting passengers and gives them relationship advice. On the free service, you can also see ...

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  19. Elizabeth Banks' acting versatility turns her into 'hot' Hollywood commodityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | FansShare

    ... ix her acting work with being a director Katrina Bowden is best known for her roles in the comedy television series "30 Rock" but her role in the television series "Public Morals" suggests a ne ...

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  20. Meet Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt's "Pinot Noir" SuperstarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Steuben Courier

    ... to use all the things that I learned in theater as well." - His TV breakthrough came on that other Tina Fey show 30 Rock as D'Fwan, Angie's scene-stealing sassy hairdresser on her reality hit Queen of Jordan . (Lest we forget, before " Pinot Noir ," ...

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