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Five friends with big egos and slightly arrogant attitudes are the proprietors of an Irish bar in Philadelphia.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Charlie Day ...  Charlie Kelly 153 episodes, 2005-2019
Glenn Howerton ...  Dennis Reynolds / ... 153 episodes, 2005-2019
Rob McElhenney ...  Mac 153 episodes, 2005-2019
Kaitlin Olson ...  Dee Reynolds 153 episodes, 2005-2019
Danny DeVito ...  Frank Reynolds 146 episodes, 2006-2019
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Five egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating myriad uncomfortable situations that usually only get worse before they get better. Written by DesertShark25

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It's Seinfeld on crack. See more »

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Official Sites:

FX Networks

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 August 2005 (USA) See more »

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It's Always Sunny See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show was almost cancelled during the first season of shooting. The President of the FX Network wanted to add a new character, and he was friends with Danny DeVito, so he decided to approach him to ask about joining. DeVito's children were big fans of the first season of the show, so he decided to sign on for ten episodes. DeVito enjoyed being part of the show so much, he became a regular member of the cast. See more »

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Dennis Reynolds: Let's talk about your likes and dislikes. Um, how 'bout your favorite food? What would that be?
Charlie Kelly: Oh, milk steak.
Dennis Reynolds: Hm, what?
Charlie Kelly: Milk steak.
Dennis Reynolds: I'm not putting milk steak!
Mac: Just put steak. Just put regular steak.
Dennis Reynolds: I'm gonna put steak.
Charlie Kelly: Don't put steak, put milk steak. She'll know what it is.
Dennis Reynolds: No, she won't know what it is, Charlie. Nobody knows what that is. Okay, all right. What's your favorite hobby?
Charlie Kelly: Uh, magnets.
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The show's RCH production logo (now RCG) features an image of creators/stars Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day, and Glenn Howerton wearing hoodies and sunglasses. A sound clip plays backwards over the logo. In season 1 the clip says 'You are stupid for playing this forward' when reversed; in season 2 it says 'Is it brown? Is it brown? Good work. Is it brown? Is it brown?'; in season 3 it says 'Make it brown. Make it brown. Make it brown.' each actor chanting the words. See more »

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About as close to brilliant as you can get
13 October 2007 | by njstorm1See all my reviews

There are so few television comedies that generate as much humor with generally unlikable characters, and "Sunny" probably tops the list. "Strangers With Candy" and "Absolutely Fabulous" come closest to capturing the laugh-out loud comedy it generates. Part abstract theatre, part absurdist drama, "Sunny" not only skewers every hot-button issue imaginable, but barbecues and presents it as a scrumptuous entree. And the zingers ... "Which one of you fags is my dad?" and "You might as well call it Rape Bar" are killer. Plus being a Philly boy myself, the opening montage with images of The Linc and 30th Street Station are always good for a smile. With "Drawn Together" set for its impending exit, "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" is the reigning TV king of comedy.


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