Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy that was loosely based on Harry Styles from One Directions life – Happy Together  

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Trailer

 

About the Show

Summary of Plot

Claire and Jake’s married life is mired in routine, but when megastar Cooper shows up at their door, they get dragged into his life of fame. – IMDb

 

Number of Seasons / Episodes

1 Season

Characters:

Damon Wayans Jr. – Jake
Amber Stevens West – Claire
Stephnie Weir – Bonnie
Victor Williams – GErald
Felix Mallard – Cooper James

 

Trivia

  • The series’ premise is based on a real situation in which Harry Styles moved in with the show’s executive producer Ben Winston and his wife.
  • After just a 13-part run, it looks like the show won’t be returning to CBS for another season.
  • American sitcom stars Felix Mallard who plays ‘Cooper James’, a pop star whose character is based on the early days of Harry Styles in One Direction, hiding out in a normal thirty-something couple’s house
  • Ben is an executive producer on the Late Late Show With James Corden, who Harry is also good friends with, as well as for Happy Together, something Harry has also been cited as an ‘executive producer’ for in the past, although how much involvement he had on the show remains unknown.