Comedy Clicks – USA Edition – Better Off Ted

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 where he last two episodes of the series were not aired in the US – Better Off Ted 

 

 

About the Show

 

Summary of Plot

In a science-based company, a manager tries to keep control of his scientists while being pressured by his shrewd boss. – iMDB

 

Number of Seasons / Episodes

2 Seasons

 

Characters:

Jay Harrington – Ted Crisp
Portia de Rossi – Veronica Palmer
Andrea Anders – Linda Zwordling
Jonathan Slavin – Phil Myman
Malcolm Barrett – Lem Hewitt

Trivia

  • Veronica’s metal office chair is the same chair from the police station in Demolition Man (1993).
  • Creator Victor Fresco also created Andy Richter Controls the Universe.
  • The last two episodes of the series were not aired in the US
  • The show’s pilot episode averaged a total of 5.64 million viewers, making it one of ABC’s lowest debuts.
  • Creator Victor Fresco also created Santa Clarita Diet

 

Clips

Trailer

 

 

Written by Holly

Hello! My name is Holly and I am the Editor of The Phoenix Remix. I am a Video Editor in the Television Industry. I write this website as a hobby in my spare time. Comedy and Music run through my veins and I love writing about them both, I adore interviewing acts and always on the lookout for something new!

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