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Steve Levitan on Life After ‘Modern Family’ and Why ‘Reboot’ Is TV Therapy

Welcome to the 186th episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter’s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executives and other guests, and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, as […]

‘Reboot’ Review: Hulu’s Starry Meta Sitcom Revival is Crowd-Pleasing Comfort Food

'Modern Family' co-creator Steve Levitan returns with a behind-the-scenes comedy about the revival of a classic sitcom, starring Keegan-Michael Key, Judy Greer, Johnny Knoxville, Paul Reiser and Rachel Bloom.

Favorite Daughter’s Erin and Sara Foster Prep Netflix Show ‘Shiksa’ With Steve Levitan

Sister act Sara and Erin Foster may be “Barely Famous” — the title of the VH1 reality show parody series they created a few years back — but the comedic writing-acting-producing duo have made quite a name for themselves as multihyphenates with a collective following of 1.3 million on Instagram. “It’s not like we set out […]

Steve Levitan’s ‘Reboot’ Scores Series Pickup at Hulu

Hulu has given a series order to Reboot, a star-studded comedy from Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan. The project, which marks Levitan’s follow-up to multiple Emmy winner Modern Family, stars Keegan-Michael Key and Johnny Knoxville. Judy Greer has also joined the cast, taking over a role that Leslie Bibb played in the pilot episode. Reboot […]

Leslie Bibb, Rachel Bloom, Michael McKean, Krista Marie Yu Join Steve Levitan’s ‘Reboot’ at Hulu

Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan is assembling an impressive cast for his follow-up to the Emmy-winning comedy. Leslie Bibb (Jupiter’s Legacy, Tag), Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend), Michael McKean (Better Call Saul) and Krista Marie Yu (Last Man Standing) have joined the cast of Levitan’s Hulu comedy pilot Reboot. Reboot, which was picked up in August, […]

‘Modern Family’ Co-Creator Sets Next Show: Hulu’s ‘Reboot,’ Starring Keegan-Michael Key, Johnny Knoxville

Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan has lined up his follow-up series to the ABC Emmy darling. Levitan has set Reboot at Hulu, which has handed out a pilot order for the comedy starring Keegan-Michael Key and Johnny Knoxville. Here’s how the potential series is described: “When Hulu reboots an early 2000s family sitcom, its dysfunctional […]

‘Modern Family’ Creators Open Up About the Series Finale (and the State of a Spinoff)

After 11 seasons, 250 episodes and 22 Emmy wins, ABC officially closed the book — at least for now — on its megahit 'Modern Family.' The comedy, co-created by Steve Levitan and Chris Lloyd, wrapped its run with back-to-back episodes that sent multiple members of the family away from their Los Angeles home, but left the literal light on for a potential spinoff.

‘TV’s Top 5’: Emmys Aftermath and Steve Levitan on His Post-‘Modern Family’ Plans

The Hollywood Reporter's TV podcast, "TV's Top 5," for the week ending Sept. 27, 2019: Emmys wrap-up, Emmys 2020 preview and an interview with "Modern Family" co-creator Steve Levitan.

‘Modern Family’ Co-Creator Steve Levitan Inks New Nine-Figure Deal With Disney’s 20th TV

A year after his last pact expired, 'Modern Family' co-creator Steve Levitan has decided to remain at 20th TV and has signed a new overall deal with the Disney-owned studio.

‘Modern Family’ Boss Steve Levitan Opens Up About the Road to the Final Season (and Spinoffs)

'Modern Family' co-creator Steve Levitan spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about his plan for an abbreviated season, whether the season 10 finale could have doubled as a series finale and what lessons he's taking from other long-running shows that are ending their runs.

Lachlan Murdoch Says NBC News Departure Has Damaged Megyn Kelly

Lachlan Murdoch says Megyn Kelly's departure from NBC News has damaged her, and he responds to 'Modern Family' boss Steve Levitan's critique of Fox News.

‘Modern Family’ Co-Creator Explains That Surprising Death

'Modern Family' character death explained: Co-creator and co-showrunner Steve Levitan talks with The Hollywood Reporter about the surprising decision as well as the future of the ABC family comedy.