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Sullivan & Son 

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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 Byrne ...  Steve Sullivan 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Brian Doyle-Murray ...  Hank Murphy 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Christine Ebersole ...  Carol Walsh 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Jodi Long ...  Ok Cha Sullivan 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Valerie Azlynn ...  Melanie Sutton 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Vivian Bang ...  Susan Sullivan 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Owen Benjamin ...  Owen Walsh 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Roy Wood Jr. ...  Roy 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Ahmed Ahmed ...  Ahmed 33 episodes, 2012-2014
Dan Lauria ...  Jack Sullivan 33 episodes, 2012-2014
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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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19 July 2012 (USA) See more »

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Awesome!
11 June 2012 | by risdonrobertsSee all my reviews

I was in Austin and saw an advance screening of the pilot. And it's hysterically funny, and it's nice, it's a family run bar, so it has real emotions and laughs. Found myself rooting for all the characters, laughing, and even teared up a little in the end. Great show.

Steve Byrne as the lead, is charming, and one of the better stand-up actors I have seen, when he says, "I want a good life," you believe him and it's moving, rare for a sitcom these days. It has Dan Lauria, the father from Wonder Years, who is great in this, he's the dad you'd want, if he ran a bar. The mother, Jodi Long, is priceless as the Korean mother. Her and the sister Susan get some of the best laughs.

Valerie Azlynn is so cute, sweet, and tough, nice strong woman combination, and she's hysterical. The jokes are funny, and it's daring comedy with the barfly Christine Ebersole as the former groupie, and Brian Doyle-Murray as the old white racist.

All of the friends and patrons of the bar are great too, can't wait to see more.


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