New Summer TV Comedies: July 2015

New Summer TV Comedies: July 2015


I think all of these shows look good. I could probably ignore Impastor but want to watch the rest of them. Also, Hannibal Buress debuted last week, but I wasn’t able to finish this post in time before heading out of town.

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day at Camp


Premieres: Friday, July 31, 2015 on Netflix

Cast: Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Christopher Meloni

A prequel to the 2001 movie that has the entire original cast player even younger versions of themselves on the first day of camp.

The Jim Gaffigan Show


Premieres: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 10/9c on TV Land

Cast: Jim Gaffigan, Ashley Williams, Adam Goldberg, Michael Ian Black

Fictionalized version of Jim Gaffigan’s real life where he tries to balance being a comedian and having a family with five children.




Premieres: Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 10/9c on FX

Cast: Denis Leary, John Corbett

Denis Leary plays an aging rock star from a 1990s band that fell apart from his rampant drug use and sleeping with his bandmate’s wife. Now he is trying to get the band back together.


Why? with Hannibal Buress


Premieres: Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at 10:30/9:30c on Comedy Central

Cast: Hannibal Buress

A mix of sketches, man-on-the-street interviews and some stand-up from Hannibal Buress.




Premieres: Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 10:30/9:30c on TV Land

Cast: Michael Rosenbaum, Mircea Monroe, Sara Rue, David Rasche, Aimee Garcia

A con artist has decided to end his life, but when a pastor talks him off a bridge and then slips and falls himself, the con artist decides to take the pastor’s identity to the small town he was about to move.


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