The story of a depressed man who inexplicably is the only one who can see his neighbor's dog as a full grown man in a dog suit.
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 Ryan Newman (49 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Wilfred (49 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Jenna Mueller (35 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Kristen Newman (27 episodes, 2011-2014)
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The story of Ryan, a depressed man who believes he is getting nowhere in his life and plans to kill himself. In the middle of his attempted suicide, he is asked to watch his neighbor's dog, Wilfred, but Ryan can only see Wilfred as a real person instead of an animal that everyone else sees. As they begin to bond more and become friends, Wilfred teaches Ryan a life lesson about people, love, and living. Written by Anonymous

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Elijah Wood's favorite film is Harvey (1950), which is about a man who is best friends with an invisible, 6 foot tall rabbit named Harvey that only he can see. See more »

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Wilfred: All your questions will be answered, Ryan. Eventually. But the big answers are like those missing kids on the milk cartons. They don't want to be found. They'll turn up when they're ready.
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Referenced in Conan: Dragonpuncher 3: The Punchening (2011) See more »

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Funniest show in years!!!
24 June 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My girlfriend and I sat down last night to check out Wilfred with minimal expectations and were blown away. We must have rewound the show 10 times because we missed so much of it laughing our faces off.

If you are unsure if this show is for you ask yourself these questions first. If you answer yes to 1 or more of these your in for a treat. Do you own a dog? Do you sometimes feel like you know what your dog is thinking or would like to? Do you think Brian's character on Family Guy is hilarious and wouldn't mind him being portrayed as a man in a dog suit? Do you enjoy dry or dark humor about "the man" and your need to be free from responsibility?

The person playing Wilfred does an amazing job of capturing the thought process and emotions of an everyday dog without making it cheesy.

There's not much more to say except my DVR is set and I'll be tuning in every week to see what mischief this crazy dog will conjure up for Ryan.


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