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[07/08/13 - 07:10 PM]
Q2 in Review: How 436 Original Primetime Cable Series Fared in the Ratings
A recap of the ratings to date through the second quarter of 2013.

[04/02/13 - 06:07 PM]
Q1 in Review: How 280 Original Primetime Cable Series Fared in the Ratings
A recap of the ratings to date for the first quarter of 2013.

[01/17/13 - 11:06 AM]
All New Comedy Lineup Is Unwrapped This Valentine's Night on February 14th with the Return of Rob Dyrdek's Hilarious Hit Clip Show "Ridiculousness" at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
Then look for "Failosophy," a new series that "highlights what can happen when engaging in technology and social networking becomes an epic mishap," at 10:30/9:30c.

[05/29/12 - 09:05 AM]
Comedy Central(R) Hires Brooke Posch as Vice President, Original Programming and Development, East Coast
Posch comes from MTV where she has served as Vice President, Comedy and Animation since 2009.

[03/21/12 - 03:34 PM]
MTV Adds Four New Series to Its Diverse Line-Up, With "The Heights," "Epic Fail," "Totally Clueless" and "MTV's This Is How I Made It"
Said quartet joins the previously announced "MTV's Hip-Hop POV" plus the special "Dev."







FAILOSOPHY (MTV)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
2/14/13 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (12 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 4/25/13; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from MTV's press release, January 2013) MTV announced today their new Thursday night line-up beginning February 14 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT with the return of Rob Dyrdek's hit viral series "Ridiculousness" followed by the series premiere of "Failosophy" which takes a comedic look at the most epic fails on the internet. "Failosophy" is the new series that highlights what can happen when engaging in technology and social networking becomes an epic mishap. The show takes the craziest content found on the internet and breaks down the awkward, and sometimes cringe-worthy moments, that have become the guilty pleasure of millions. During each episode, comedian host Hasan Minhaj is joined by a panel of loud-mouthed comedians and internet personalities for a weekly rundown of the most outrageous content. Hilarity ensues as photos and screenshots are flashed across the screen giving viewers a look and laugh at auto-correct mishaps, untimely tweets and unfortunate photos currently being forwarded, liked and pinned across social networks. Each episode also features an embarrassing audience-submitted recreation unfortunate fail they experienced personally as well as first-hand stories - as told by every day folks on the streets - of over-the-top epic fails recounted for our audience to enjoy.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Hasan Minhaj as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· Brent Haynes as EIP (MTV)
· Catherine K. Whyte as EP (MTV)
· Evan Mann as EP
· Gareth Reynolds as EP
· Jim Biederman as EP
· Kara Welker as EP
· Marla Ratner as SP
· Nick Predescu as EIP (MTV)
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (improv/sketch)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· no information is available