Accidentally on Purpose (2009–2010)

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Billie, a woman in her 30's want to settle down, have a family. When she tells her boyfriend, James this, he tells her he doesn't want that, so they break up. She goes and gets drunk and ... See full summary »

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 Billie / ... (18 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Zack / ... (18 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Olivia (18 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Abby / ... (18 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Davis (18 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 James (16 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Ryan (10 episodes, 2009-2010)
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 Office Worker / ... (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
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Billie, a woman in her 30's want to settle down, have a family. When she tells her boyfriend, James this, he tells her he doesn't want that, so they break up. She goes and gets drunk and hooks up with a guy named Zack. She then discovers she's pregnant, so he moves in with her to help her. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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She's with child and pregnant too.

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The main character is a film critic, and the episodes are named after movie titles. See more »

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Referenced in Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #17.66 (2010) See more »

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Birds of a Feather
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Written by David Fagin
Performed by The Rosenbergs
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Very good comedy
15 November 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I loved this series and I was so disappointed that it was cancelled. The bounce between Jenna Elfman and Jon Foster is pure magic, not to mention what the supporting cast brings. All in all this is a wonderful watch and you are likely to be disappointed when you reach the end of the series, the connection that is felt between the characters is very rare and few shows manage to acquire this. Practically everyone will enjoy this as the humour involved contains different aspects therefore everyone will fall in love with at least one if not all of the characters. I've watched the series over and over again and I'm still not bored, definitely worth the watch.


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