Community (season 6)

The sixth and final season of the television comedy series Community premiered on Yahoo! Screen on March 17, 2015, with a two-episode premiere, concluded on June 2, 2015; the season consists of 13 episodes released weekly via Yahoo! Screen on Tuesdays. Yahoo! announced in June 2014 that it had picked up the series for a sixth season after NBC had canceled the series in May 2014. Joel McHale as Jeff Winger Gillian Jacobs as Britta Perry Danny Pudi as Abed Nadir Alison Brie as Annie Edison Jim Rash as Dean Craig Pelton Ken Jeong as Ben Chang On May 9, 2014, NBC announced that it had canceled Community. For several years prior to its cancelation, fans adopted the slogan "six seasons and a movie", a line from the episode "Paradigms of Human Memory" regarding Abed's hopeful legacy of NBC's short-lived series The Cape. Sony Pictures Television, the show's primary producer, was reported to have shopped the show to other networks and online distribution outlets, including Hulu and Comedy Central. Deadline Hollywood reported the low chance of such an outcome, with a revival deal from one unnamed suitor not to happen and creator Dan Harmon's enthusiasm for continuing on the show uncertain.

On May 28, reported that Hulu was in talks with Sony Pictures TV to produce a new season of Community, with Harmon having a change of heart about the revival, saying, "I'm not going to be the guy that re-cancels cancelled Community." On June 24, TVLine reported that Hulu had ended talks with Sony Pictures TV, although The Wrap stated the report was incorrect. On June 30, the day the cast's contracts were due to expire, Yahoo! announced it had ordered a 13-episode sixth season to stream on Yahoo! Screen; the main cast return along with executive producers Dan Harmon, Chris McKenna, Russ Krasnoff and Gary Foster. Harmon said, "I am pleased that Community will be returning for its predestined sixth season on Yahoo... I look forward to bringing our beloved NBC sitcom to a larger audience by moving it online." For season six, the series moved shooting locations from Paramount Studios to CBS Radford, twice the size of the previous shooting set. In August 2014, it was announced that the Russo brothers would direct the season premiere, this did not come to fruition.

Writing began in September 2014, filming began in November 2014. Episodes of the season were released weekly. In September 2014, it was announced that Yvette Nicole Brown, who plays Shirley, would not return for season six due to a family emergency. Paget Brewster and Keith David were cast as regulars for the season in November 2014. In November 2014, it was announced that Martin Mull and Lesley Ann Warren would guest star as Britta's parents and Deb Perry, in the second episode of the season; the cast and crew celebrated the making of their 100th episode on December 8, 2014. In February 2015, Dan Harmon announced. In February 2015, it was confirmed that Billy Zane would play "a mysterious, nameless man scouting Britta for a unique talent" and that Travis Schuldt would return as Subway/Rick. In March 2015, the trailer for season 6 was released, parodies the Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer in its logo and coloring. On March 15, 2015, it was announced that the series began filming a new "paintball" episode, "Modern Espionage", following the season one episode "Modern Warfare" and season two episodes "A Fistful of Paintballs" and "For a Few Paintballs More".

Filming for season six ended on March 27, 2015. On July 30, 2015, Joel McHale stated that Yahoo! "wanted to, but all of contracts were up after six years." McHale clarified his statement via Twitter, saying "Community is not canceled." Yahoo released a statement: "We've seen tremendous value in our partnership with Sony and are continuing to discuss future opportunities for Community." Harmon said he "could have said yes immediately" to season seven, but "given the actors' velocity and trajectory" decided in favor of "getting back together for an awesome movie." On January 4, 2016, Yahoo announced it had shut down its Yahoo Screen service, after a $42 million write-down, with season 6 episodes being moved to Yahoo TV for continued public viewing. Episodes were available to stream via Yahoo! Screen and Hulu in the U. S. Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Indonesia. In the United Kingdom, the show aired on Sony Entertainment Television starting March 18, 2015. In Australia, the sixth season was available on Stan beginning March 17, 2015.

On September 9, 2015, Yahoo! Screen released Communitary, an extra version of season six with commentary by series creator Dan Harmon; the sixth season was released on DVD in region 1 on March 8, 2016. Special features included deleted scenes, a behind-the-scenes featurette on the making of the finale, trivia with the cast and crew, a gag reel; the sixth season has received positive reviews from critics. On Metacritic, it has a score of 78 out of 100 based on 12 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews". On Rotten Tomatoes, season 6 holds an 91% "Certified Fresh" approval rating from critics with an average rating of 7.7 out of 10. The consensus reads, "Despite cast and broadcast changes, Community manages to remain at the top of its quirky cl

Henry Robert Kingscote

Henry Robert Kingscote was an English philanthropist and amateur cricketer who played first-class cricket from 1825 to 1844. He was a founding director of the South Australian Company, founded several charitable organisations and schools. Born at Hinton, Hampshire, on 25 May 1802, Kingscote was educated at Harrow and devoted much of his early life to cricket and hunting, he was a founding director of the South Australian Company. The town of Kingscote in South Australia is named after him. After a narrow escape from drowning, he turned his attention to religion and good works, he helped to found churches and schools, sent aid to the Irish poor and British troops in Crimea, tried to found workshops for the blind. He was one of the founders of the British and Colonial Emigration Society and the National Orphan Home at Ham Common. Kingscote was six foot, 6 inches tall, this gave him an advantage, he first played at Lord's on 21 May 1823, in 1827 he was elected president of the Marylebone Cricket Club.

He made 33 known appearances in first-class matches including 8 for the Gentlemen from 1825 to 1834. Henry Robert Kingscote was the second son of Thomas Kingscote and Harriet Peyton, fourth daughter of Sir Henry Peyton, he married Harriett Elizabeth Tower, daughter of Christopher Thomas Tower, on 11 July 1833, had 6 sons and 5 daughters. His children were: Aldena Laura Elizabeth Henry Emily Sophia Henry Fitzhardinge Arthur Fitzhardinge Eva Algernon Howard Anthony Edith He died on 13 July 1882 at Westminster. Arthur Haygarth, Scores & Biographies, Volume 1-2, Lillywhite, 1862 Lee, Sidney, ed.. "Kingscote, Henry Robert". Dictionary of National Biography. 31. London: Smith, Elder & Co