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The Moodys First Look!

The Moodys

Things are about to get Moody this holiday season Fox. E! News has your first look at The Moodys, a new comedy event series starring Denis Leary and Elizabeth Perkins that will make your family look tame.

The half-hour comedy series, based on the Australian property A Moody Christmas, follows the Moodys, a dysfunctional family of five as they gather iThe series also features Maria Gabriela de Faria, Josh Segarra, Kevin Bigley, Gerry Dee, Ulka Simone Mohanty and Megan Park.

When Perkins, whose credits include Sharp Objects and Weeds, was added to the cast, Thorn said, “I can think of no better foil for Denis Leary than Elizabeth. She’s got the comedy chops and the gravitas to go toe-to-toe with him in any situation, and I can’t wait to see their chemistry ignite on screen. Here’s to a very Moody

The Moodys

Christmas!”n Chicago for the holidays. Along with each family member comes all their eccentricities, complications and secrets.

Leary, who fans know from Rescue Me and Animal Kingdom, stars as Sean Sr., Perkins as Ann, Francois Arnaud as Dan, the “creative one,” Chelsea Frei as Bridget, the “overachiever,” and Jay Baruchel as Sean Jr., the eldest child and the “screw-up” who still lives at home with his parents.

The Moodys airs over three nights this December beginning Wednesday, Dec. 4 with back-to-back episodes at 9 p.m. The series then airs Monday, Dec.9 at 9 p.m. and Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 9 p.m. on Fox.

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“Truth Be Told” Premiere!

The new drama series was unveiled at a screening in Hollywood at AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California. The Apple Original Stars Academy Award Winner Octavia Spencer, Emmy Award Winner Aaron Paul, Golden Globe and Emmy Nominee Elizabeth Perkins, Lizzy Caplan, Michael Beach, Mekhi Phifer, Tracie Thoms, Haneefah Wood and Emmy Award Winner Ron Cephas Jones and executive producer Reese Witherspoon ahead of it’s Apple TV+ release on December 6th.

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The first three episodes of the series will be released on Apple TV+ on December 6, with further episodes coming each Friday.”Truth Be Told” concerns a podcaster, played by Spencer, whose sensationally successful true crime show may have caused an innocent man to be jailed.

Apple TV+ costs $4.99 per month, although there is also a seven-day trial, and purchasers of new Apple devices get a free year’s subscription.

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“The Moodys” Preview

The Moodys Preview with Denis Leary and Elizabeth Perkins

FOX has brought online The Moodys preview, which gives you a first look at the limited comedy series starring Emmy and Golden Globe Award nominees Denis Leary (Rescue Me, Animal Kingdom) and Elizabeth Perkins (Sharp Objects, Weeds). The Moodys will air over three nights, with back-to-back episodes, beginning Wednesday, Dec. 4 (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT and 9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.

The Moodys follows a tight-knit, but slightly dysfunctional family of five, all of whom gather in their hometown of Chicago for the “perfect” holiday. From break-ups to arrests to sharing one bathroom, each family member is packing his/her own eccentricities and hiding secrets from the others – as if the holidays were all about carols and eggnog!

The family includes Sean Sr. (Leary), his wife, Ann (Perkins), and their three grown children – Dan (Francois Arnaud, The Borgias), the youngest of the siblings and the “creative one”; Bridget (Chelsea Frei, Sideswiped), the middle sister and the “overachiever”; and Sean Jr. (Jay Baruchel, Man Seeking Woman, the How to Train Your Dragon franchise), the oldest sibling and “screw-up,” still living at home with his parents.

The series also features Maria Gabriela de Faria (Deadly Class), Josh Segarra (Arrow), Kevin Bigley (Sirens), Gerry Dee (Mr. D), Ulka Simone Mohanty (The Dinner Bash) and Megan Park (The Secret Life of the American Teenager).

From CBS Television Studios and FOX Entertainment, The Moodys is written and executive-produced by Bob Fisher, Rob Greenberg and Tad Quill, with Fisher and Greenberg directing. Eric Tannenbaum, Kim Tannenbaum, Trent O’Donnell, Phil Lloyd and Jason Burrows also serve as executive producers. The Moodys is based on Jungle Entertainment Pty Limited and Australian Broadcasting Corporation series A Moody Christmas.

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