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 meant to be in the same universe as Arrested Development – Running Wilde
About the Show
Summary of Plot
Steven Wilde always had everything he wanted, due to his improbably rich father. Except the girl, Emmy Kadubic, who is an environmentalist. Emmy and her daughter, Puddle come to live with him. – IMDb
Number of Seasons / Episodes
Will Arnett – Steven Wilde
Keri Russell – Emmy Kadubic
Stefana LaVie Owen – Puddle Kadubic
Mel Rodrigues – Migo Salazar
Robert Michael Morris – Mr Lunt
Peter Serafinowicz – Fa’ad Shaoulian
- Filmed in Long Island, New York in a castle built by the Guggenheim family
- Mitchell Hurwitz, Arnett and fellow cast member David Cross had previously worked together on Fox’s Arrested Development.
- The series appears to exist in the same universe as Arrested Development, as the fictional Bluth Company from Arrested Development is responsible for the design of the nightclub in the penultimate episode “The Pre-nup”.
- The show premiered 21st September 2010
- The show was cancelled mid season due to low ratings