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Newly divorced after fifteen years of marriage, Gary Brooks, a painting contractor, strives to balance work, shared custody of his two children, a controlling ex-wife, and his foxy new girlfriend.

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 Gary Brooks (37 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Allison Brooks (37 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Tom Brooks (37 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Louise Brooks (36 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Dennis Lopez (20 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Curtis (17 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Sasha (17 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Dr. Walter Krandall (15 episodes, 2008-2009)
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Newly divorced after fifteen years of marriage, Gary Brooks, a painting contractor, strives to balance work, shared custody of his two children, a controlling ex-wife, and his foxy new girlfriend.

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The original title of the show was called "Project Gary". When it was revealed that it sounded too much like Project Runway (2004), the producers decided to change the title. See more »

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Referenced in Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.74 (2009) See more »

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One of the best new shows.
26 October 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

One of the new shows that is worth seeing.

I have liked Jay Mohr in most of the things that I have seen him in.

There have been many posts that indicate how mad people are over the portrayal of the relationship between Gary and his ex-wife, Allison. I don't know what is wrong with people.

If I wanted reality television, I wouldn't tune in to a sitcom (which stands for situational comedy, for those idiots out there that don't think the show is true enough).

I want a show that I can tune into and it will make me laugh. This show does that.

I thoroughly enjoy "Gary's" son Tom. The actor who plays Tom, Ryan Magarini, does a great job.

I hate it when writers try too hard to make kids funny on television. This seems to be a right mix of smart comedy for a kid his age.

Paula Marshall is absolutely fantastic in this show. I hope this show will stick around for a while.


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