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Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip 

A behind-the-scenes look at a fictional sketch-comedy television show.

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »
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 Jeannie Whatley 15 episodes, 2006-2007
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 Darius Hawthorne 10 episodes, 2006-2007
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 Herb Sheldon 9 episodes, 2006-2007
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A behind-the-scenes look at a fictional sketch-comedy television show.

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The title of the show was originally "Studio 7 on the Sunset Strip". The title was changed, after it was discovered that there was a short-lived WB game show by the name of Studio 7 (2004). See more »

Goofs

In many episodes the countdown clock in Matt's office jumps back and forth. Also, in many cases, after doing some math, it is obvious the clock is not accurate. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Matt Albie: SUZANNE!
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Dane Cook/The Killers (2006) See more »

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Edgy, quick and dark
11 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

There are (delightful) shades of Sports Night's Dan & Casey combo in this very well written series. Matthew Perry was right to wait for the perfect project to come along. From the looks of it, Studio 60 will let him do what he has seldom been afforded the opportunity to do, and that is subtle comedy with an edge. West Wing fans will have no problem accepting Bradley Whitford in this decidedly un-Josh Lyman role. Rounding out the core cast are some of Hollywood's most interesting and under-cast actors, including D.L. Hughley, Sarah Pauley (perhaps this will finally be the break out that she deserves) and Steven Webber. And Amanda Peete is magnetic in her return to both the small screen and to center stage, as a driven and enigmatic young television exec. Aaron Sorkin & Tommy Schlamme deliver once again.


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