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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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Hidden Gem
30 March 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This has crisp writing, excellent performances; in short it's thoroughly enjoyable and I'm so glad I managed to catch it before it disappeared. I should have realized that anything NBC tried to bury in their schedule with absolutely no promotion would be vastly superior to any of their other freshmen comedies that made it onto the main schedule (Free Agents, Whitney - are you kidding, and while I love Christina Applegate let's not kid ourselves that Up All Night is a worthy successor to Samatha Who ). Shame on NBC for not promoting this and if you had a clue ( but we know you don't ) you'd slot this in after the Voice or at least *mention* it when people are actually watching your network.


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