By Patrick Munn | October 28, 2015 - 10:48 am | No Comments
The Grinder is staying put on Tuesday nights. Fox has handed out a back-nine/full-season order to the comedy series starring Rob Lowe and Fred Savage, TVWise has learned. The first season of The Grinder will now consist of twenty-two episodes.
By Patrick Munn | October 15, 2015 - 8:21 pm | No Comments
Fox is showing a sign of confidence in new fall comedies The Grinder and Grandfather by ordering six additional scripts for both series. At present, The Grinder and Grandfathered have only received the standard 13 episode orders.
By Patrick Munn | September 14, 2015 - 6:43 pm | No Comments
Fox has found a new showrunner for the Rob Lowe vehicle The Grinder. Ben Wexler has come on-board the comedy series as executive producer/showrunner after inking an overall deal with series producer 20th Century Fox Television. Under the pact, Wexler will take the reins on The Grinder and develop other projects for the studio.
By Patrick Munn | May 8, 2015 - 12:23 am | No Comments
With only days before their Upfront presentation, Fox has handed out their first series orders. The network has picked up comedy pilot The Grinder, starring Rob Lowe; and procedural drama Rosewood to series. Perhaps unsurprisingly as these were the first orders for the network, both hail from sister studio 20th Century Fox Television.
By Patrick Munn | February 12, 2015 - 8:08 pm | No Comments
Former Parks & Recreation and The West Wing star Rob Lowe, who is currently filming one of the lead roles in Sky1 and NBC's 10 episode co-production Apocalypse Slough, is set to topline The Grinder, a legal comedy which just received a pilot order at Fox.