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It’s Always Sunny In Virtual Reality!

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia is going full, immersive VR with a scripted narrative, Project Badass.

Evel Knievel? Please. In “Project Badass” in VR, you hop on the back of Mac’s motorbike and prepare to make history, speeding through smoke and off a ramp into the bosom of the Atlantic Ocean. When the stunt goes awry, will you and Mac survive? Hold your breath, bitches!

Project Badass premieres on the same day It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia returns with an all-new episode featuring a hilarious and epic VR storyline: “PTSDee” (Wednesday, February 15 at 10 PM ET/PT on FXX).

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It’s Even Sunnier on FXX!

IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA — Pictured: (l-r) Charlie Day as Charlie, Rob McElhenney as Mac, Glenn Howerton as Dennis, Kaitlin Olson as Dee, Danny DeVito as Frank.
CR: Trae Patton/FX

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia has successfully made the move from FX to FXX – where it’s season 12 premiere grew by 7% in the demographic and by 16% over the season 11 average.

And, by the way, setting a new record as the network’s most watched original telecast.

The numbers follow the break.

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Is Man Seeking Woman Because It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia?

IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA -- "The Gang Goes To Hell: Part 2" -- Episode 1110 (Airs Wednesday, March 9, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: (l-r) Charlie Day as Charlie, Rob McElhenney as Mac, Glenn Howerton as Dennis, Kaitlin Olson as Dee, Danny DeVito as Frank. CR: Trae Patton/FX
IT’S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA — Pictured: (l-r) Charlie Day as Charlie, Rob McElhenney as Mac, Glenn Howerton as Dennis, Kaitlin Olson as Dee, Danny DeVito as Frank. CR: Trae Patton/FX

I’ve always wanted to write a tabloid headline. That’s done.

What’s not done are FXX series It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia and Man Seeking Woman. Philadelphia is heading into its 12th season (I know, right?) and Man Seeking Woman is headed into season three.

The two shows return on Wednesday, January 4, 2017. For times and some hints at what’s coming up on these unique shows, follow the jump.

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FXX Marks The Comedy Spot! Launches in 72 Million Homes!

THE LEAGUE -- Pictured: (L-R) Jonathan Lajoie as Taco, Mark Duplass as Pete Eckhart, Paul Scheer as Andre, Katie Aselton as Jenny, Stephen Rannassizi as Kevin, Nick Kroll as Ruxin -- CR. Frank Ockenfels/FX Network  IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA: L-R: Rob McElhenney as Mac, Kaitlin Olson as Sweet Dee, Charlie Day as Charlie, Danny DeVito as Frank and Glenn Howerton as Dennis. CR: FXTotally Biased with W. Kamau Bell -- L-R: Janine Brito, W. Kamau Bell, Hari Kondabolu. CR: Matthias Clamer/FX

FXX, Fox Networks’ new network targeting the 18-34 demographic, will debut on Monday, September 2nd with Parks and Recreation marathon. The network’s launch week will feature season premieres of comedy hits It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia and The League – as well as the new season of the critically acclaimed late night talk show Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell.

The network will also being featuring a numbered of acquired series of extremely high quality – like Arrested Development, How I Met Your Mother, Freaks and Geeks, Rescue Me and Sports Night (for my money, still the best TV series Aaron Sorkin has ever done!). While the FXX launch is built around original and acquired comedy series and movies, it will expand to include original drama series.

Thanks to distribution deals with every major distributer in America, FXX will launch in 72 million homes. Follow the jump for the press release, which includes premiere dates and a link to a website generated specifically to show viewers where the network will appear on their system.

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FX Brings Four Hit Shows to Comic-Con 2013!

FX shows Archer, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Sons of Anarchy and Wilfred will have a presence at Comic-Con 2013. Each will have a panel that will feature new material – ranging from clips to full episodes – as well as executive producers and cast members. For the network’s Comic-Con schedule, follow the jump.

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It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’s Kaitlin Olson Gets Under the Surface of Sweet Dee!

IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA: Kaitlin Olson. CR: Joey L. / FX

It’s not always easy to enjoy a series in which every character is reprehensible, but It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia [FX, Thursdays, 10/9C] frequently succeeds in making its audience do just that. One of the reasons it can do that is the presence of Kaitlin Olson as Deandra ‘Sweet Dee’ Reynolds.

Earlier this week I had the opportunity to take part in a teleconference call with the delightful Ms. Olson, who talked about the show and how she manages to keep Dee fresh.

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It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Danny DeVito Gives The Lowdown on Frank – And More!

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Danny DeVito is a legend. He’s played TV icons like Taxi’s Louis DePalma, been the most normal guy in swashbucklers like Romancing the Stone; executive produced Reno 911!, Karen Sisco [the second best Elmore Leonard-based TV series after Justified], and directed hit movies The War of the Roses and Matilda. He is, to put it mildly, a Renaissance man.

And now, he’s playing the reprehensible Frank Reynolds on the FX cult hit It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia [Thursdays, 10/9C] which in the middle of its seventh [!] season.

He’s also personable and a lot of fun to chat with, so when I had an opportunity to take part in a teleconference Q&A session with him, I jumped at the chance. So let’s just get to it.

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