Great News is an American television comedy that aired on Syndication from April 30, 2017 to January 25, 2018.

great news was officaly renewed for a third season

Plot Edit

The series, set in the world of television news, follows an up-and-coming news producer who finds herself dealing with a new intern: her mother.

Cast Edit

Main Edit

  • Briga Heelan as Katherine "Katie" Wendelson
  • Andrea Martin as Carol Wendelson
  • Adam Campbell as Greg Walsh
  • Nicole Richie as Portia Scott-Griffith
  • Horatio Sanz as Justin
  • John Michael Higgins as Chuck Pierce

Extended/Recurring Edit

  • Tracey Wigfield as Beth Vierk
  • Sheaun McKinney as Wayne
  • Brad Morris as Gene
  • Tina Fey as Diana St. Tropez (season 2)

Seasons overview Edit

Season Episodes First air date Last air date
Season 1 10 April 25, 2017 May 23, 2017
Season 2 13 September 28, 2017 January 25, 2018


TBA february 18 2019 TBA

Production Edit

Reception Edit

Critical reception Edit

Great News has received positive reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes the series has an approval rating of 76% based on 29 reviews, with an average rating of 6.25/10. The site's critical consensus reads, "Great News overcomes its familiar trappings with gently subversive humor and a smart cast of talented, likable actors." On Metacritic, the series has a score of 67 out of 100, based on 21 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".

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