Avenue 5 Home › Forums › Ganymede & Titan Forum › Avenue 5 This topic contains 5 replies, has 5 voices, and was last updated by Hamish 7 months ago. Viewing 6 posts - 1 through 6 (of 6 total) Jump to bottom Author Posts September 25, 2017 at 7:50 pm #221898 Dave In tangential sci-fi/comedy news, it seems Armando Iannucci has got one of his own in the works at HBO: http://deadline.com/2017/09/hbo-armando-iannucci-space-comedy-pilot-veep-1202176361/ Looking forward to seeing what he comes up with. September 25, 2017 at 11:15 pm #221904 Darrell He directed the pilot of, and was involved in the development of, Hyperdrive, so let’s hedge our bets… September 26, 2017 at 12:39 am #221909 Katydid I hope it’s better than the fucking Orville. Maybe we can get a new sci-fi comedy with some actual sophistication that doesn’t talk down to its audience. September 26, 2017 at 11:03 am #221938 International Debris Armando had a bit of a lean period in the mid ’00s, away from The Thick of It. He was involved in Lab Rats, and I thought Time Trumpet was very below par for him. But Veep restored my faith in him so I have reasonably high hopes for this. September 26, 2017 at 11:17 am #221939 Dave Me too. (And I say that as someone who liked Time Trumpet – it felt like a move back to the gleeful absurdity of TDT and his sketch show.) I also can’t wait for The Death Of Stalin. September 26, 2017 at 5:39 pm #221958 Hamish > I also can’t wait for The Death Of Stalin. It’s been over sixty years, I think you are good. :-P Author Posts Jump to top / Jump to 'Recent Replies' Viewing 6 posts - 1 through 6 (of 6 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.