Top 10: New Fall Comedy Premieres



2. “One Mississippi” (Amazon)

Starring: Tig Notaro, Noah Harpster, John Rothman, Casey Wilson, Rya Kihlstedt
Synopsis: A semi-autobiographical series about comedian Tig Notaro’s life: struggling with the death of a parent, dealing with health issues and having a dysfunctional family.

Why you should watch: Notaro has made a career out of dealing with private matters in a very public way. She has never shied away from discussing the death of her mother or her cancer diagnosis in her stand-up, often bearing all – literally. She even chronicled her journey of trying to conceive with wife Stephanie Allynne in a Netflix special self-titled “Tig.” With the help of co-creator Diablo Cody (“Juno,” “Ricki and the Flash“) and fellow comic Louis C.K. who also serves as executive producer, Notaro will tell her amazing tale once again.
Premiere Date: All episodes will be available to stream Sept. 9. The pilot episode is currently available on Amazon.

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Written by Clayton Davis

Clayton Davis is the esteemed Editor and Owner of Born in Bronx, NY to a Puerto Rican mother and Black father, he’s been criticizing film and television for over a decade. Clayton is a member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association where he votes and attends the kick off to the awards season, the Critics Choice Awards. He also founded the Latino Entertainment Journalists Association, the first Latino-based critics’ organization in the United States. He’s also an active member of the African-American Film Critics Association, New York Film Critics Online, International Press Academy, Black Reel Awards, and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association. Clayton has been quoted and appeared in various outlets that include The New York Times,, Variety, Deadline, Los Angeles Times, FOX 5, Bloomberg Television, AOL, Huffington Post, Bloomberg Radio, The Wrap, Slash Film, and the Hollywood Reporter.


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