Mitch Hurwitz

‘Arrested Development’ Season 5 Staffing Writers, Possibly for Reduced Episode Order

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 24, 2015 @ 7:02 PM
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Arrested Development executive producer Brian Grazer seems to be the only one beating the drum on a fifth season these days, first promising a whopping 17 new episodes, then claiming production would begin in early 2016. We may yet have official development however, as Grazer says creator Mitch Hurwitz has begun staffing writers, which itself will determine the episode order of a fifth Netflix season.

Maria Bamford to Star in Wacky New Netflix Comedy Series From ‘Arrested Development’ Creator

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by Britt Hayes June 19, 2015 @ 6:32 PM
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If you are no familiar with Maria Bamford for whatever ridiculous reason, you’re about get a very awesome introduction: the notably odd and fiercely hilarious comedian is getting her very own Netflix series, produced by Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz.

'Arrested Development' Season 4 Getting Chronological Re-Edit from Mitch Hurwitz

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 30, 2014 @ 4:25 PM
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It's been a good long while since we've heard anything (real) from the front of 'Arrested Development' season 5, but even those let down by the mosiac nature of Netflix's fourth season should perk up at this one. Series creator Mitch Hurwitz himself has taken to re-editing the fourth season into chronological order, but will the revamped 'Arrested Development' season 4 hit Netflix, or arrive with the DVD?

'Arrested Development' Creator Mitch Hurwitz Developing New Netflix Series: Is Season 5 Dead?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 23, 2014 @ 7:56 AM
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Fresh off his recent 'Community' season 5 cameo, we might have hoped 'Arrested Development' creator Mitch Hurwitz would at last dig his heels into a fifth season followup to the classic cult comedy's Netflix return, or at least a movie, but for now the streaming service is at least keeping Hurwitz close. Hurwitz has officially signed to develop new original series for Netflix, leaving the future of 'Arrested Development' unclear in the process.

'Community' Season 5 Adds 'Arrested Development' Creator Mitch Hurwitz, Tim & Eric

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 29, 2013 @ 1:21 PM
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We're not entirely sure when 'Arrested Development' creator Mitch Hurwitz will get back to the business of the Bluths, but the acclaimed showrunner has at least one new course load in the future: 'Community' season 5! Following showrunner Dan Harmon's lead, Hurwitz will guest in an episode of the coming NBC season, as will noted Adult Swim comedy duo Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim.

'Arrested Development' Future: Mitch Hurwitz Talks Season 5 and a Movie

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 22, 2013 @ 2:30 PM
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Netflix's record subscriber numbers outflanking HBO has put the streaming corporation into headlines across the board of late, while inevitable talk has shifted toward future series and the potential for movie projects. 'Arrested Development' would seem to fit the bill as a candidate for the Netflix movie treatment, but what does series creator Mitch Hurwitz have to say of definitive plans for 'Arrested Development''s future?

'Arrested Development' Movie: Mitch Hurwitz Plans Feature Before TV Return

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 27, 2013 @ 9:45 AM
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Though speculation on 'Arrested Development''s future will never quite reach the same fever pitch as before Netflix's season 4 revival, it seems series creator Mitch Hurwitz has some surprising plans in store for our beloved Bluths. The creator has apparently committed to making a long-awaited feature film happen, before returning to the franchise for another round of TV 'Arrested Development!'

'Arrested Development' Season 5: Mitch Hurwitz Says "Definitely" Happening, No More Anthology

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 26, 2013 @ 11:45 AM
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A few weeks ago we heard the comforting, if not unexpected news that 'Arrested Development' would likely return to Netflix for a fifth installment, and now series creator Mitch Hurwitz has stepped in to all-but-confirm. Hurwitz believes the next round of 'Arrested Development' will definitely happen, but what changes from the recent fourth season will be implemented?

'Arrested Development' Season 4: Mitch Hurwitz Explains Future Episode Format, Editing Difficulties

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 6, 2013 @ 11:30 AM
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Now that 'Arrested Development' season 4 has come and gone, with even the most casual of fans having gone through the episodes, opinions continue to divide on Netflix's successor to the family that won our hearts 10 years ago on Fox. Series creator Mitch Hurwitz recently spoke with reporters on the new season's strengths and weaknesses, but what format would future episodes, or even the movie take?

'Arrested Development' Season 5: Will Netflix Continue the Franchise?

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 22, 2013 @ 10:11 AM
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At long last, the day is nearly upon us when 'Arrested Development' season 4 arrives on Netflix in its entirety, granting the collective fandom's seven-year wish for new episodes. We know the 15 new episodes will unfold in a different format than we're used to, but has Netflix finally made a decision about a season 5 or even a potential movie? Hear what series creator Mitch Hurwitz has to say inside!