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[09/09/20 - 11:01 AM]
"The Misery Index" Returns to TBS on October 20
The series return will feature themed episodes including a twins-centric battle, a dare to regret, and a special holiday episode with the final round worth $50,000.

[08/05/20 - 01:32 PM]
truTV's Success with "Impractical Jokers" Franchise Strengthens Across Platforms
In addition to resuming production on "Impractical Jokers" Season 9, the company has ordered a third season of TBS's "The Misery Index" and 10 additional episodes of truTV's "Impractical Jokers: Dinner Party."

[04/07/20 - 10:03 AM]
"The Misery Index" Returns to TBS on May 14
The series features teams competing against each other by attempting to rate hilarious and miserable real-life events based on the "misery index," a ranking system created by a team of psychologists.

[12/03/19 - 02:01 PM]
TBS Renews "The Misery Index" for a Second Season
Currently in its first season, the original series is a top-five new cable comedy and has reached nearly 28 million viewers across linear, VOD, and digital platforms.

[07/18/19 - 08:15 PM]
TBS Launches "The Misery Index" on October 22
Jameela Jamil stars as the show's host with The Tenderloins comedy troupe and stars of truTV's "Impractical Jokers" - Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano - starring as recurring panelists.

[11/29/18 - 10:00 AM]
TBS Scores Jameela Jamil to Host "The Misery Index"
"As someone whose life is just a series of mortifying incidents strung together, it's going to be brilliant to take a break from my own mishaps, and feast in the disasters of others," said Jameela Jamil.

[10/10/18 - 09:07 AM]
TBS Orders "Misery Index" Comedy Game Show to Series
Critically acclaimed and in demand comedy troupe The Tenderloins - Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano - have joined the series to help infuse comic relief.







MISERY INDEX, THE (TBS)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/16/19 - ???
STATUS:
currently airing (fall 2020)
TIME SLOT:
tuesdays from 10:30 PM-11:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (??? episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2021-22 season (the show's third) on 8/5/20
DESCRIPTION:
(from TBS's press release, September 2020) Beginning Tuesday, October 20, at 10:30pm ET/PT on TBS, host Jameela Jamil joins the stars of truTV's Impractical Jokers - Brian "Q" Quinn, James "Murr" Murray, Joe Gatto and Sal Vulcano - for all new episodes of the comedy game show The Misery Index. Inspired by the card game Sh*t Happens, teams compete against each other by attempting to rate hilarious and miserable real-life events based on the "misery index", a ranking system created by a team of therapists. The series return will feature themed episodes including a twins-centric battle, a dare to regret, and a special holiday episode with the final round worth $50,000. Ranked as one of the top 10 cable comedies of 2020, The Misery Index was recently renewed for a third season.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Brian "Q" Quinn as Panelist
· Jameela Jamil as Host
· James "Murr" Murray as Panelist
· Joe Gatto as Panelist
· Sal Vulcano as Panelist
CREW INFORMATION:
· Andy Breckman as EP
· Ben Newmark as EP
· Brian "Q" Quinn as EP
· Dan Newmark as EP
· Howard Klein as EP
· Jack Martin as EP
· James "Murr" Murray as EP
· Joe Gatto as EP
· Michael Bloom as EP
· Sal Vulcano as EP
GENRE(S):
· game show
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Bongo Pictures
· Grandma's House Entertainment