The new comedies are part of Fox’s “Laugh Your FOX Off!” Tuesday comedy block which kicks off on Tuesday, September 25th. Ben and Kate will air at 8:30pm while The Mindy Project has the 9:30pm slot.
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Ben and Kate stars Dakota Johnson and Nat Faxon as a pair of odd-couple siblings – one a responsible single mom; the other an exuberant dreamer – who reunite to help raise Kate’s daughter, Maddie (Maggie Elizabeth Jones). Dana Fox is creator/executive producer. Ben and Kate is produced by 20th Century Fox Television and Chernin Entertainment. The series is executive-produced by Fox, Peter Chernin, Katherine Pope, Jake Kasdan, Neil Goldman and Garrett Donovan. Kasdan directed the pilot.
More on The Mindy Project:
The Mindy Project is a biting new single-camera comedy from Emmy Award-nominated writer/producer and New York Times best-selling author Mindy Kaling that follows a woman who, despite having a successful career, is unlucky in love and desperately needs to get her personal life back on track before her friends and colleagues are forced to stage an intervention. The Mindy Project is produced by 3 Arts Entertainment in association with Universal Television. The series is created and written by Mindy Kaling. Kaling, Howard Klein, Matt Warburton and Michael Spillman are executive producers. Charles McDougall directed the pilot.