Bored to Death (2009–2011)

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A well-meaning but struggling writer decides to lead a sort of double life by pretending to be a private detective.

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A writer in New York tries to live a double life as an amateur private eye. Based on the TV series, "Bored to Death."

Stars: Zach Galifianakis, Jason Schwartzman, Ted Danson
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 Jonathan Ames (24 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Ray Hueston (24 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 George Christopher (24 episodes, 2009-2011)
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 Leah (22 episodes, 2009-2011)
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A well-meaning but struggling writer decides to lead a sort of double life by pretending to be a private detective.

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Leah: That's a big word for you, you read it in one of your Comic Books?
Ray Hueston: No, I read it in my diary.
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Brilliant on all fronts !
22 November 2010 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Very funny,smartly written,with superb acting. This is the kind of dark comedy that network shows can only aspire to be.

Jason,Zack and Ted are all simply fabulous in their roles. The very idea of a struggling writer using Craigslist to get jobs as an unlicensed private detective is pure brilliance.

The story lines are consistently hilarious and the dialogue is smart and a real treat to a comedy snob like myself. This makes most network shows look like the tripe it usually is..

My only caveat is that there are but 8 shows per season.....and now the long wait till Season 3 :(


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