Skip Nav
Netflix Roundup
38 New Movies and TV Shows You Can Binge on Netflix in June
Entertainment News
TV Scorecard: Which Shows Have Been Renewed or Canceled in 2017?
15 Shirtless TV Moments That Will Make You Sweat This Summer

Whitney Pilot Review

Pilot Scoop: Whitney

Whitney Cummings's eponymous sitcom is one of Fall TV's new shows fighting for your DVR's attention, so before it premieres, here is my two cents on the Whitney pilot. The half-hour comedy stars Cummings as a woman living with her boyfriend Alex (Chris D'Elia), happily unmarried but still dealing with the pressure of society and loved ones to get married.

Where it works: Whitney and Alex's live-in relationship is modern and relatable, and there are a couple of bits that are really funny.

Where it doesn't: Though Cummings is the mastermind behind the show, her personality is a bit too over the top to carry the show. Indeed, she may work better behind-the-scenes: she created new series 2 Broke Girls, a pilot I loved.


You might like this show if: If you think NBC's Thursday night comedy block could use more relationship drama.

When it's on: Thursdays on NBC at 9:30 p.m.

To see some photos and a preview of Whitney, just






Around The Web
Join The Conversation
lizlee89 lizlee89 5 years
Wow, I did not except that to be so funny! I'll definitely be at least checking it out, if not only because I am already loving the cast and this promo was hilarious...
amber512 amber512 5 years
I'm hoping it'll be funny, but it does look a bit over the top.
ilanac13 ilanac13 5 years
it could be cute but then again it could be very forgettable. we'll have to wait and see i suppose. i think that i'd enjoy it but maybe as a DVR type thing.
Whitney Cummings Talks About Sitcom Whitney at Summer TCA
Once Upon a Time Pilot Review
The Secret Circle Pictures and Preview Video
Unforgettable Pilot Preview
Whitney Cummings Interview About Whitney TV Show
Up All Night and Whitney Picked Up For Full Seasons on NBC
Grimm Pilot Review
Whitney Mad Women Episode
Leather Paneled Dresses (Celebrity Pictures and Shopping)
Comedy Specials by Women on Netflix
From Our Partners
Latest Entertainment
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds