Viral Canadian astronaut’s book ‘An Astronaut’s Guide To Life On Earth’ to become an ABC sitcom pilot

08.19.14 3 years ago

Viral Canadian astronaut”s book “An Astronaut”s Guide To Life On Earth” to become an ABC sitcom pilot
Col. Chris Hadfield, who performed David Bowie”s “Space Oddity” aboard the International Space Station, is being turned into a comedy by “Sh*t My Dad Says” creator Justin Halpern.

Simon Cowell submits to the Ice Bucket Challenge
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Kids re-enact “Game of Thrones,” “True Detective,” “Breaking Bad” and other adult dramas
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“The Knick” goes up 18% in Week 2
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Shark Week scores big ratings among men and women
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“Pushing Daisies” kiss becomes a reality 5 years after cancelation
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Watch the trailer for VH1″s “Drumline: A New Beat”
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