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'Good Place' Creator Michael Schur Talks Trump, Ron Swanson and Comedy vs. Politics

Eighteen months ago, one of the most politically engaged shows in recent TV history went off the air, and now the co-creator of “Parks and Recreation,” Michael Schur, is back with another NBC comedy, “ 1,489 more words


'The Good Place' Like 'Lost,' Says Creator Michael Schur– TCA

The Good Place, from Michael Schur, stars Kristen Bell as a woman who dies and, due to a clerical error, accidentally winds up in The Good Place, where the book store is called All the Books and the clothing store is Everything Fits. 236 more words


The Writers of TV: The Unsung Heroes

Josh Schwarz, David Crane, Michael Schur, Marta Kauffman and Dan Goor are my best friends. They make me laugh. They make me cry (sometimes). They have given me some of my best times, some of my worst, some of my most golden memories and some of my most heartbreaking. 760 more words

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Michael Schur Talks 'The Good Place,' New Kristen Bell-Ted Danson Comedy

After a long stint in Pawnee, Ind., Michael Schur is heading to a very different place — “The Good Place,” in fact.

The latest project from “Parks and Recreation” executive producer Schur is  1,780 more words


The Creator Of 'Parks & Rec' Is Returning To NBC With A Show Starring Kristen Bell

Mike Schur — whose track record includes creating Parks and Recreation, producing the best years of The Office, and writing for FireJoeMorgan — is coming back to NBC with a new sitcom starring Kristen Bell and Ted Danson. 223 more words


Brooklyn Nine-Nine and the Return to the Single Camera Comedy

It’s true that The Office did a lot for the televised sitcom. When Greg Daniels adapted Ricky Gervais’ comedy for American audiences, he couldn’t have known how he would change the way network comedies were made for the next 10 or so years. 370 more words