NBC's only new comedy: The IT Crowd

Phil sez, "With the trend of shifting to Reality programming, NBC is picking up NO comedies this fall and only ONE comedy series for a mid-season replacement, THE IT CROWD."

It's been an across-the-board retreat from comedy this pickup season, with only a few new half-hour projects getting series orders by the networks. NBC ended up ordering only one new comedy series, the geek-themed "The IT Crowd," which is said to have received a six-episode order for midseason. "