Dice's New TV Series Picked Up By Showtime
Andrew Dice Clay will be soon returning to television. His new semi-autobiographical series "Dice" has been picked up by Showtime. Check out the following articles for more details on the new show, slated for a 2016 premiere.
"Andrew Dice Clay Semi-Autobiographical Comedy Gets Showtime Series Order"
by Nellie Andreeva - Deadline.com
In a competitive situation, Showtime has landed Dice, a single-camera scripted comedy starring controversial actor-comedian Andrew Dice Clay, with a six-episode straight-to-series order.
Created and written by Scot Armstrong (Old School, The Hangover Part II), Dice, from Fox 21 TV Studios, chronicles “the semi-true stories of Andrew Dice Clay, one of the most polarizing men on the planet.”
Read the full article
"Andrew Dice Clay Scripted Comedy Ordered Straight to Series at Showtime"
by Lesley Goldberg - HollywoodReporter.com
More than three years after teaming with the polarizing comedian on a stand-up special, the premium cable network has picked up straight to series Dice, a scripted comedy based on Clay's life, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
The six-episode series hails from Fox 21 Television Studios. Created and written by The Hangover Part II's Scot Armstrong, Dice will follow the renowned comedian as he works in Las Vegas to resurrect his career while supporting his family — including his ex-fiancé, ex-wife and mother-in-law as well as his son's band. Armstrong will executive produce the series alongside Sean Furst, Bryan Furst, Richard Shepard (Girls), Bruce Rubenstein and Clay. The half-hour single-camera comedy will begin production later this year for a 2016 debut.
Read full article