FX president John Landgraf’s recent big claim that, with more than 400 original scripted TV shows in production for 2015, there’s now “simply too much television,” has now found a cosigner in the Emmys host Andy Samberg. His surprisingly funny ceremony-opening skit stole Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’s bunker to communicate the anxiety of any viewer who feels drowned by TV’s so-called Golden Age:
It also gave us this lovely image of our TV future in which every type of wife gets her own show —
More Emmys coverage to come. For now, some discussion of “peak TV” here.