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Steve Sullivan surprises his parents when he leaves his job as a corporate lawyer to take over a bar owned by his father in Pittsburgh.


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Series cast summary:
 Steve Sullivan (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Hank Murphy (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Carol Walsh (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Ok Cha Sullivan (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Melanie Sutton (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Susan Sullivan (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Owen Walsh (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Roy (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Ahmed (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
 Jack Sullivan (33 episodes, 2012-2014)


Steve Sullivan surprises his parents when he leaves his job as a corporate lawyer to take over a bar owned by his father in Pittsburgh.

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19 July 2012 (USA)  »

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Sullivan and Son  »

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3 September 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really wanted to like this show. I am a fan of Steve Bryne. He is a very funny guy if you have not seen his stand up check it out on youtube...but I just could not get into the show. I gave it three episodes and gave up. Here is the problem with this show the writers are missing the second act. There should be a first act, a second act, and a third act but with Sullivan and Son there is no second act. They completely skip it sometimes there is not even a third act. For example there was an episode with Steve's best friend where the bar is shut down and he goes off to get a real job. This could be interesting if you actually see him actually working and trying to be a real adult but you really don't see any of that. This is pretty much what happen... hey guys I have a real job now and end of the show hey guys that job was not for me......whats the point of even having that as a storyline if you are going to go in detail with it. Just so you can use it to have a few semi funny one liners? The show does not do enough or involve you enough with the characters and the story for you to enjoy the show.

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