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 Alex Meyers (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Pete Riggins (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Screwsie (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Charlie Meyers (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Walt Riggins (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Clem (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Gary (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Vlad (6 episodes, 2012)
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 Ben (5 episodes, 2012)
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On the surface, Alex and Pete could not be more different. The recently divorced Alex is a hard-working, high-strung lawyer who is raising her 10-year-old daughter, Charlie, as a single mom following her husband's incarceration for insider trading. Unwilling to let anything get in her way, she downsizes into a smaller house and hires charismatic Pete, a free-spirited ladies man and recovering gambling addict who desperately needs this gig with Alex to jumpstart his life -- and prove that he is no longer a screw-up. Upon hiring him, Alex quickly realizes that she has met her match in Pete, who -- along with his motley construction crew - will not only tear apart her kitchen, but transform her worldview in the process. Written by NBC Publicity

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Sweet and Refreshing
22 March 2012 | by (India) – See all my reviews

This show is definitely looking very promising with actors like Amanda Peet(whom i totally loved in "A lot like love" & "Somethings gotta give"), Jeffrey Tambor(Arrested development), David Walton and Jesse Plemons(a big fan of "Friday night lights"). I loved the Pilot and the episode that followed and hope that it keeps getting better. The script is well written and the actors are up to the job. There are few lovely kind of romantic and comic moments which makes this show special. Can only wish for this show to be widely appreciated and watched cuz it deserves it. Would love to see more than 6 episodes which is not enough to develop the storyline.


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