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

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2010   2009  
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 Ted Crisp (26 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Veronica Palmer (26 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Linda Zwordling (26 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Phil Myman (26 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Lem Hewitt (26 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Rose Crisp (14 episodes, 2009-2010)
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In a science-based company, a manager tries to keep control of his scientists while being pressured by his shrewd boss.

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18 March 2009 (USA)  »

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Untitled Victor Fresco Project  »

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Veronica's metal office chair is the same chair from the police station in Demolition Man (1993). See more »

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Veronica: Alright drones, listen up!
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Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #26.141 (2010) See more »

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Quick, witty and oddly hilarious!
16 September 2009 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Saw the first episode last night 'On Demand' on Australian pay TV. I often sit back and watch the 'On Demand' stuff because I want see what I like and what I don't, and more often than not I see what I don't.

'Better Off Ted' was there. Never heard anything about it before. I put it on and was immediately swept away by the quick dialogue and the narration (I guess it's narration) to camera from my new best friend Ted. He works for a research and development company, beneath Veronica played by Portia De Rossi. The dialogue between these two is hysterical! This show reminds me of Arrested Development. Maybe it's the Portia De Rossi thing, maybe it's the dialogue. Either way, I'm already loving it, and I will be spreading the word of 'Better Off Ted'.


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