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‘Chad’: TV Review

Nasim Pedrad stars as a desperate 14-year-old boy craving social acceptance in TBS' daring cringe comedy. 

Nasim Pedrad on Creating and Playing an Awkward Teen Boy in ‘Chad’

Pedrad spoke with THR about her choice to embody a teen boy herself, how Chad's identity struggles reflect her own experiences growing up Iranian-American, and why the show will be relatable for all…

‘Aladdin’: Film Review

Will Smith plays the Genie in 'Aladdin,' Disney's live-action remake of its 1992 animated classic.

Jason Mitchell Dropped From ‘The Chi’ and Netflix Film Amid Misconduct Claims

In the wake of multiple allegations of misconduct, 'Straight Outta Compton' star Jason Mitchell has been terminated by his agent and manager and dropped from Showtime's 'The Chi' and an upcoming…

‘Chad’ Picked Up to Series, ‘The Last OG,’ ‘Miracle Workers’ Renewed at TBS

TBS on Wednesday replenished its comedy roster, handing out a series order to the Nasim Pedrad-led comedy 'Chad' and renewing 'The Last OG' and the anthology 'Miracle Workers.'

Nasim Pedrad Comedy ‘Chad’ Revived at TBS

The Nasim Pedrad-led comedy 'Chad' has been picked up to pilot at TBS after it was previously developed as a pilot at Fox back in 2016.

Next Gen: ‘Aladdin’ Star Naomi Scott Says Jasmine is “a Multidimensional Woman”

The actress tells THR about the character's notable changes and the key addition of a friend played by Nasim Pedrad.

Nasim Pedrad Joins TBS Alien Comedy ‘People of Earth’

The 'Saturday Night Live' grad will be a series regular in season two of the comedy from Greg Daniels.

Nasim Pedrad to Play 14-Year-Old Boy in Fox Comedy Pilot

She'll also pen the script and exec produce the live-action comedy called 'Chad: An American Boy.'

Nasim Pedrad to Create and Star in Fox Comedy

As part of a holding deal with the network and studio 20th Century Fox Television.

‘Mulaney’ Star Downplays ‘Seinfeld’ Comparisons With a Wink and Nod

Nasim Pedrad explains her "Saturday Night Live" departure after five seasons: "I can't think of a better reason to leave than this particular show."

Nasim Pedrad, Elliott Gould Join Fox’s ‘Mulaney’

Seaton Smith and Zack Pearlman will also join the series based on John Mulaney's life and stand-up comedy.