Free Agents (2011– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy
5.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.6/10 from 1,354 users  
Reviews: 11 user | 3 critic

Alex is recently divorced, and Helen lost her fiance a year ago. Obviously, these two are definitely not ready to be dating again. So naturally, they end up in bed together one night. Oops.... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 12 Jun 2011
 
a list of 42 titles
created 28 Sep 2011
 
a list of 26 titles
created 20 Jul 2013
 
a list of 21 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 45 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Free Agents" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Free Agents (2011– )

Free Agents (2011– ) on IMDb 5.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Free Agents.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
Unknown   2012   2011  

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Best Friends Forever (TV Series 2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Lennon and her boyfriend, Joe are living together and things are good. But Lennon's best friend and former roommate, Jessica who after being told by her husband that he wants a divorce, ... See full summary »

Stars: Lennon Parham, Jessica St. Clair, Luka Jones
Huff (2004–2006)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Psychiatrist Craig Huffstodt (Azaria) experiences his own midlife crisis.

Stars: Hank Azaria, Paget Brewster, Anton Yelchin
Family Tools (TV Series 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A man is forced to put his dreams on hold to take over his family's handyman business from his father.

Stars: Kyle Bornheimer, J.K. Simmons, Edi Gathegi
The Invisibles (TV Series 2008)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Known as the inivibles, in the 1980s Maurice Riley and Syd Woolsey, were master burglars. But now they have retired with their spouses to the Spanish Mediterranean coast. Homesick, they ... See full summary »

Stars: Anthony Head, Warren Clarke, Jenny Agutter
Perfect Couples (TV Series 2010)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Three couples have different ideas of what makes the perfect relationship.

Stars: Kyle Bornheimer, Christine Woods, David Walton
Sean Saves the World (TV Series 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Centers on Sean, who must figure out how to parent his 14-year-old daughter, who just moved in, while navigating a temperamental new boss at work.

Stars: Sean Hayes, Megan Hilty, Echo Kellum
Up All Night (2011–2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Takes an irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.

Stars: Christina Applegate, Maya Rudolph, Will Arnett
A Gifted Man (2011–2012)
Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Centers on an ultra-competitive surgeon whose life is changed forever when his ex-wife dies and begins teaching him what life is all about from the here-after.

Stars: Patrick Wilson, Jennifer Ehle, Margo Martindale
Seed (TV Series 2013)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

SEED follows Harry, a likable bachelor and bartender whose previous foray into sperm donation has resulted in offspring he was unaware of - until now.

Stars: Adam Korson, Carrie-Lynn Neales, Amanda Brugel
Super Fun Night (2013–2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Three nerdy female friends decide to have super fun every Friday night.

Stars: Rebel Wilson, Kevin Bishop, Liza Lapira
Free Agents (TV Series 2009)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Stars: Sharon Horgan, Stephen Mangan, Anthony Head
Death of Seth (2015)
Short | Fantasy
Director: Lara Horton
Stars: Emily Karlsson, Walter Miranda, Jonathan Hart
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Alex (8 episodes, 2011-2012)
...
 Helen (8 episodes, 2011-2012)
...
 Dan (8 episodes, 2011-2012)
...
 Emma (8 episodes, 2011-2012)
...
 Gregg (8 episodes, 2011-2012)
...
 Walter / ... (8 episodes, 2011-2012)
...
 Stephen (8 episodes, 2011-2012)
...
 Billy Taylor (2 episodes, 2012)
Edit

Storyline

Alex is recently divorced, and Helen lost her fiance a year ago. Obviously, these two are definitely not ready to be dating again. So naturally, they end up in bed together one night. Oops. And they're co-workers. Double oops. At least they have one thing in common: they're both in need of getting back on the horse again but unable to figure out how. Despite their little romantic encounter, however, they decide to just remain friends. Helen insists this has nothing to do with Alex crying like a baby after sex. And Alex tries to reassure Helen that she'll have no trouble finding a new boyfriend as soon as she removes the pictures of her dead fiance that are all over her apartment. The rest of the office tries to get Alex back out there... but no matter how many terrible shirts they make him buy, he's never going to be a ladies' man. His colleagues aren't actually much help: from the boss who can't wait to hear about Alex's sexual exploits to the eternal "player" who wants Alex as his ... Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Never take your work home with you.

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

2011 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Descomprometidos  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.1 (2011) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Terrible remake
15 September 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The show is terrifyingly awful... It is not even a shadow of its former self the Free Agents UK series. I would rate Free Agents UK a 6-7. It had a lot of potential and was going places despite some events in the first few episodes that were unbearably awful.

They also removed a key character from the UK version that added a lot of flavor. I enjoyed the creepy quiet guy that made no sense. Screw the writers of the remake that axed him. He might have saved the show but instead they will tank this sinking ship before leaving the bay at the end of their half-season trial run.

This US remake pretty much took what was bad about the UK version and made it worse. The acting is far worse, watch one episode of the UK version and you can see that clearly. Beyond the acting the plot has been dumbed down and the actual point of the show has been taken away. The point was to be more realistic and more raunchy with a sitcom. The idea was to get to the meat of how we really act in real life, the UK version did a very good job of having realistic scenarios with believable characters. The problem with the US version is you can slap on a laugh track and throw in some more one liners and its a straight up traditional crap sitcom.


2 of 15 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
She looks like Ana Gasteyer.... TAW
But is it SHOT in Portland? OregonSam
Yeah this is so going to work Eric10301
An Armenian gangster's acquittal party.. Angelina512
hank azaria in t-shirt gailandzoo
It's OK HuevosRancheros
Discuss Free Agents (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?