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The Science of Illusion 

Britta's April Fool's Day prank has disastrous consequences, but she refuses to confess that she was responsible. Annie and Shirley temporarily work as security guards, but both of them want to be the "bad cop."

Director:

Adam Davidson

Writers:

Dan Harmon (created by), Zach Paez
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Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
Joel McHale ... Jeff Winger
Gillian Jacobs ... Britta Perry
Danny Pudi ... Abed Nadir
Yvette Nicole Brown ... Shirley Bennett
Alison Brie ... Annie Edison
Donald Glover ... Troy Barnes
Ken Jeong ... Ben Chang
Chevy Chase ... Pierce Hawthorne
Jim Rash ... Dean Pelton
Jay Johnston ... Police Officer #2
Eve Brent ... Glenda
Craig Cackowski ... Officer Cackowski
Dino Stamatopoulos ... Star-Burns
Richard Erdman ... Leonard
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Storyline

Pierce is willing to do and wear whatever it takes to reach a new level of ascension in his Buddhist church. Meanwhile, Britta secretly tries to shake her reputation as a "buzzkill," resulting in a prank gone horribly wrong. Britta's misguided attempt at levity forces new campus security officers Annie and Shirley to investigate the crime. Written by NBC Publicity

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Pierce's napkin drawing of the Greendale Human Being can be seen hanging up behind Dean Pelton's desk. See more »

Quotes

Annie Edison: Well, well, well. Look who we found.
Jeff Winger: Yes, how foolish of me to hide in my regularly scheduled study group.
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Connections

References Hannah Montana (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Troy and Abed in the Morning!
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Performed by Donald Glover and Danny Pudi
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Best laugh
9 April 2020 | by hmnz-093See all my reviews

The scene when Pierce reads Jeff's mind is honestly one of the best laughs i've ever had. Deadset one of the funniest things i've watched on tv.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 March 2010 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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