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Mayim Bialik Says Leslie Jordan’s ‘Call Me Kat’ Goodbye Episode Will Allow His Character to “Live Forever”

Call Me Kat will say goodbye to Leslie Jordan months after his death.  Mayim Bialik, who stars in and executive produces the series, told Entertainment Weekly that the Fox comedy will address his absence in the tribute episode Jan. 5 following its holiday hiatus. She said the main goal as a cast was to figure […]

Fox Airs Leslie Jordan Tribute During ‘Call Me Kat’

Fox aired a video tribute to late television star Leslie Jordan during Thursday’s new airing of his series Call Me Kat. Jordan, who died Monday in a Los Angeles car crash at the age of 67, was honored during the broadcast of “Call Me Uncle Dad,” the fifth episode of Call Me Kat’s third season. […]

‘Call Me Kat’ Pauses Production as Leslie Jordan Is Remembered by Present and Former Co-Stars Following Sudden Death

Tributes are flooding in for Leslie Jordan following his sudden passing. The beloved, Emmy-winning character actor — known for memorable roles on Will & Grace, American Horror Story and the currently airing Call Me Kat — entertained millions with his social media videos at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. Jordan, 67, was behind the […]

Leslie Jordan, Actor on ‘Will & Grace‘ and ’Call Me Kat,’ Dies at 67 in Car Crash

Leslie Jordan, the goofy comic actor perhaps best known for his Emmy-winning turn as Beverley Leslie, the cynical foil to Megan Mullally’s Karen Walker on Will & Grace, has died. He was 67. Jordan was at the wheel of a BMW when he crashed into the side of a building at Cahuenga Boulevard and Romaine […]

Fox Boss on ‘Monarch’ Move, Mayim Bialik’s ‘Jeopardy!’ and ‘Call Me Kat’ Double Duty

Fox removed the centerpiece of its midseason schedule from its airwaves last week, making a surprise decision to move its drama series Monarch to the fall. The high-profile show set in the world of country music stars Susan Sarandon, Anna Friel and Trace Adkins, and it was scheduled to get a huge lead-in airing after […]

‘911: Lone Star,’ ‘I Can See Your Voice’ Get Midseason Dates at Fox

Fox has set its midseason schedule, which features a mix of NFL-assisted premieres and traditional rollouts for eight series. Returning series 911: Lone Star, I Can See Your Voice and Call Me Kat will be joined by five new entries in early 2022: culinary competition Next Level Chef, dramas The Cleaning Lady and Monarch, comedy […]

Fox’s ‘Call Me Kat’ Enlists ‘Mom’ Grad as Season 2 Showrunner

Call Me Kat has found its new showrunner. Chuck Lorre vet Alissa Neubauer will take over the Fox comedy starring Mayim Bialik for season two. She replaces Darlene Hunt (The Big C), who ran season one of the series from Warner Bros. TV. Neubauer has spent 17 years in the Lorre camp. She started her […]

‘Call Me Kat’ Renewed at Fox With New Showrunner

Call Me Kat has received the season two call. Fox has handed out its first live-action scripted series renewal for the upcoming 2021-22 broadcast season, picking up its Mayim Bialik comedy for a sophomore run. Additionally, the comedy will bring in a new showrunner to replace Darlene Hunt (The Big C), who oversaw season one. […]