Is ‘Abbott Elementary’ on Tonight? ‘Abbott Elementary’ Return Date

On Wednesdays, we watch Abbott Elementary — unless, of course, Quinta Brunson tells us there isn’t a new episode airing. Ugh! ABC’s Emmy-winning mockumentary, which follows employees of an underfunded public elementary school in Philadelphia, is a major highlight of fans’ weeks. We crave the comedic release! We need those 30 minutes to wind down … Read more

“Abbott Elementary” Fans Are Using TikTok to Audition for The Show — And The Videos Are Priceless

“Abbott Elementary” fans, class is back in session. Created by Quinta Brunson and led by a star-studded cast, the Emmy Award-winning series returned with its second season on Sept. 21. In just its first year, the ABC sitcom has made a name for itself in and out of the classroom, but especially on TikTok. On … Read more

‘Abbott Elementary’ Star Chris Perfetti Hopes You’re Laughing With And At Jacob Hill

Chris Perfetti first read the script for “Abbott Elementary” in March 2021. He was filming another project in Atlanta and riding a MARTA bus from Piedmont Park to Buckhead. As a lifelong New Yorker, the first thing he does in a new city is familiarize himself with its public transportation. “Usually my litmus test for … Read more

Emmy-winning comedy ‘Abbott Elementary’ is back for new season

LOS ANGELES — The cast and crew of “Abbott Elementary” are on the move. They’ve gathered their pencils, chalk, paper and notebooks and are moving from Tuesday nights to Wednesday nights on ABC. “We’re so happy to be back at it, and back with each other and just back making this show that we really … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel Apologizes to Quinta Brunson After Emmys Controversy: “Last Thing I Would Ever Want to Do Is Upset You”

Jimmy Kimmel welcomed Quinta Brunson onto his show last night, just days after he caused an internet uproar by upstaging her big moment at the 2022 Emmys. The late night host apologized to the Abbott Elementary creator for his “dumb comedy bit” on Wednesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, admitting “people got upset” by his antics. “They said … Read more

Jimmy Kimmel Apologizes To Quinta Brunson For ‘Dumb Comedy Bit’ At Emmys

It’s all good between Jimmy Kimmel and Quinta Brunson. The late-night host apologized on Wednesday for a gag he performed at the Emmy Awards that some observers found disrespectful. During Monday’s televised ceremony, Will Arnett dragged Kimmel out on the stage. Kimmel was supposedly passed out drunk from losing the Emmy for a variety series … Read more

Fresh Off Its Emmy Wins, ‘Abbott Elementary’ Is Ready For An A+ Season 2

After a big night at Monday’s Emmy Awards, the cast and crew of ABC’s “Abbott Elementary” went straight back to work on the new season, doing a table read for an upcoming episode. As the show’s cast explained Wednesday at a Television Critics Association panel, they powered through after the night of festivities. On Monday, … Read more

Quinta Brunson says she’s not mad at Jimmy Kimmel for Emmys stunt

PHILADELPHIA — ABC’s hit comedy “Abbott Elementary” took home three Emmy Awards on Monday night for its first season. Show creator, writer and actor Quinta Brunson also made history. The 32-year-old West Philadelphia native became the first Black woman to earn three nominations in the comedy category and the youngest Black woman ever nominated for … Read more

Quinta Brunson Puts Jimmy Kimmel In His Place With Single Photo After Emmys Bit

Quinta Brunson isn’t about to let a cringeworthy stunt overshadow her 2022 Emmy Awards victory. The “Abbott Elementary” creator and star got even with Jimmy Kimmel on Monday after he drew attention away from her acceptance speech earlier that night with an ill-conceived bit. Following the ceremony, Brunson joined Kimmel and a bevy of other … Read more

‘Succession,’ ‘Ted Lasso’, ‘White Lotus,’ ‘Abbott Elementary’ score with Emmy voters

LOS ANGELES — The 74th annual Emmy Awards saw several repeat winners, along with a few history makers. “Succession” grabbed the top honor with outstanding drama series for a second time. “The White Lotus” took top limited series and “Ted Lasso” won best comedy series for the second year in a row. Jason Sudeikis took … Read more