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Accidentally on Purpose 

Billie, a woman in her 30's, wants to settle down and have a family. When she tells her boyfriend James this, he tells her he doesn't want that, so they break up. She gets drunk and hooks ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Jenna Elfman ...  Billie 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Jon Foster ...  Zack 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Ashley Jensen ...  Olivia 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Lennon Parham ...  Abby 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Nicolas Wright ...  Davis 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Grant Show ...  James 16 episodes, 2009-2010
Pooch Hall ...  Ryan 10 episodes, 2009-2010
Kimberly Manion ...  Office Worker / ... 8 episodes, 2009-2010
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Billie, a woman in her 30's, wants to settle down and have a family. When she tells her boyfriend James this, he tells her he doesn't want that, so they break up. She gets drunk and hooks up with a guy named Zack. Upon discovering that she's pregnant, he moves in to try and help her. Written by tech support

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She's with child and pregnant too.

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Comedy | Romance

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Official Sites:

CBS [United States]

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USA

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English

Release Date:

2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kao slučajno See more »

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BermanBraun,CBS Productions See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The main character is a film critic, and the episodes are named after movie titles. See more »

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Referenced in Late Show with David Letterman: Episode #17.66 (2010) See more »

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Birds of a Feather
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Written by David Fagin
Performed by The Rosenbergs
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It isn't so bad!
22 September 2009 | by SylSee all my reviews

Jenna Elfman can make this sitcom work if she has a great supporting cast. She plays an older woman about 37 who gets pregnant from a one night stand with a guy that she just met. She expects that he would go away but she was wrong. The father of her baby grew up without a father and doesn't want the same for the baby. Jenna's character has him move in with her platonic. We'll see what happens in the future with this show as it progresses. It's not as bad as it looks but Jenna Elfman is a great comedienne and she could pull this off. Her supporting cast isn't as memorable but they'll grow in time. I thought the show was okay for a pilot episode. It's not as bad as a lot of other sitcoms on the air. I am glad that CBS maintains the traditional sitcom with an audience and a set.


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