Executive Producer, Star
Actor/Writer/Producer Andy Daly is the creator and star of "Review," in which he plays Forrest MacNeil, a TV host who reviews life's most intense experiences by going through them on-air. Sleeping with celebrities, road rage, the dangers of drug addiction and the adrenaline rush of stealing are a few of many situations Forrest finds himself reviewing. At the end of each episode Forrest rates each adventure on a scale of zero to five stars. Prior to "Review," Daly co-starred with Danny McBride in HBO's critically-acclaimed comedy "Eastbound and Down." Daly was also a cast member on the Emmy®-nominated FOX sketch comedy "MAD TV," as well as a recurring character on Comedy Central's "Reno 911!".
Dave Kneebone is a partner and Producer at Abso Lutely Productions, a Los Angeles-based production studio specializing in a unique breed of comedy for television, film and the Web. At Abso Lutely, Kneebone oversees all aspects of business development, creative operations and production for the company's slate of projects. In the six years since Kneebone joined Abso Lutely, he has produced cutting-edge comedy television programming including "Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!;" "Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule" and "The Eric Andre Show" for Cartoon Networks' Adult Swim; "Comedy Bang! Bang!" for IFC; and "Jon Benjamin Has a Van," "Nathan for You" and "Review" for Comedy Central.
Jeffrey Blitz is a director, producer and writer who has worked in documentary, features and television. His first film, the documentary "Spellbound," was nominated for an Academy Award and won a News & Documentary Emmy®. "Spellbound" was recently named one of the top five documentaries of all time by the International Documentary Association. Blitz won the Dramatic Directing Prize at the Sundance Film Festival for his first fiction film, "Rocket Science." That film was also nominated for three Independent Spirit Awards including Best First Feature and Best First Screenplay. In 2009, he won the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series for his work on "The Office."
Starring Andy Daly ("Eastbound & Down") as life critic Forrest MacNeil, "Review" follows the atypical reviewer as he goes above and beyond the boring subjects like films, food or art. Forrest reviews life itself: the adrenaline rush of stealing, the dangers of drug addiction, the joys of sleeping with a celebrity, and much more. His unwavering commitment to reviewing any and every experience that his audience suggests often means his work comes at the expense of his family. Throughout the season, Forrest will answer life's most challenging questions while dealing with the unintended consequences of such a lofty goal