2016 Fall TV Preview: Unique Comedies

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These don’t seem to be laugh out loud comedies, but do have some dark humor or funny moments in the middle of a bunch of serious stuff.

Atlanta

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Premieres: Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 10 PM on FX

Cast: Donald Glover, Bret E. Benson, Carra Greer, Emmett Hunter

Creator: Donald Glover

Donald Glover plays a college drop-out who reconnects with his cousin when he’s on the verge of becoming a rap star.


No Tomorrow

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Premieres: Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 9 PM on The CW

Cast: Tori Anderson, Josh Sasse, Sarayu Blue, Amy Pietz, Jesse Rath, Jonathan Langdon

Creator: Corinene Brinkerhoff

A woman tries to change her risk-averse ways by dating a guy that lives every day like it is his last by completing his bucket list items because he really believes the apocalypse is coming.


Divorce

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Premieres: Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 10 PM on HBO

Cast: Sarah Jessica Parker, Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam

Creator: Sharon Hogan

A couple go through a long, drawn-out divorce.


Insecure

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Premieres: Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 10:30 PM on HBO

Cast: Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Mason McCulley, Sujata Day

Creator: Issa Rae, Larry Wilmore

The awkward dating experiences of a black woman.

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