“Even saw the lights of the Goodyear Blimp
And it read Ice Cube’s a Pimp”
IT WAS A GOOD DAY- Ice Cube
(T.G.I.M.) Thank God It’s Monday!
For those who may have not watched the NBA Playoff Games on TNT, the first commercials for the upcoming sitcom produced by ICE CUBE entitled ARE WE THERE YET?, hit the airwaves.
TBS Orders 10 Episodes of ARE WE THERE YET?, New Sitcom from Joe Roth, Ice Cube and Distributed by Debmar-Mercury
TBS, using the unique model created byÂ Debmar-Mercury with Tyler Perryâ€™sÂ House of Payne andÂ Meet the Browns, is teaming withÂ Joe RothÂ and Ice Cube forÂ ARE WE THERE YET?, a sitcom starringÂ Terry Crews (Everybody Hates Chris) and based on the hitÂ Revolution Studios film of the same name.Â TBS has ordered 10 episodes of the new sitcom, slated to premiere inÂ June 2010, with the option for an additional 90 episodes.Â The series is produced byÂ Cube Vision and distributed by Debmar-Mercury.Â Revolutionâ€™sÂ Joe Roth and Cube Visionâ€™sÂ Ice Cube andÂ Matt Alvarez serve as executive producers, along with award-winning show-runnerÂ Ali LeRoi, who has won an EmmyÂ® for his work onÂ The Chris Rock Show and an NAACP Image Award forÂ Everybody Hates Chris.Â In addition to executive-producing, Ice Cube will have a recurring role.
TBS Press Release
Very little pimpformation regarding the show is available on the web as of current press time, yet it definately is a good sign of growth in the game as perhaps, with your support, more of your favorite
Hip Hop dignitaries may begin to venture into this arena of screen writing and film/television production.
Shouts going out to TNT and TBS for their courage in taking risks to offer untested content, to see if we as viewers are not as brain dead as some of the other networks may have concluded us to be.
Stay tuned in to George Lopez and Support Conan O’Brien and prove them right!
A different perspective to consider.