'Mindy' debuted on Fox and aired there for three seasons before moving to Hulu. The series was created by and stars actress Mindy Kaling. 'Because there’s so much excitement to get it right and have the character be a shining example of a minority, it was very problematic for people that I wanted to be a really flawed, delusional, funny character,' she said of creating her protagonist, Mindy Lahiri.
'Shots,' which premieres on March 22, depicts two deaths likely linked to a sheriff's department – one of which receives far more attention from the government. Sanaa Lathan and Stephan James star in the 10-episode series.
Before it debuted on March 17, 'Iron' was the subject of early criticism for its story of a white man who learns martial arts after surviving a plane crash. Now that reviewers have seen the show, some say that criticism was warranted.
Next month, Sesame Street will debut Julia, a Muppet on the autism spectrum, in hopes of shedding stigma around the condition.
The long-running NBC variety program, whose current season is the highest-rated in more than 20 years, also plans to run its 'Weekend Update' segment this August.