Two lifelong friends, who are both architects, form a business partnership.
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Series cast summary:
Michael Urie ...  Louis / ... 13 episodes, 2012-2013
David Krumholtz ...  Joe Goodman 13 episodes, 2012-2013
Sophia Bush ...  Ali Landow 13 episodes, 2012-2013
Brandon Routh ...  Wyatt Plank 13 episodes, 2012-2013
Tracy Vilar ...  Ro-Ro 9 episodes, 2012-2013
Jillian Bell ...  Renata 6 episodes, 2012-2013
David Bloom ...  Joe at 9 6 episodes, 2012-2013
Buck the St. Bernard Buck the St. Bernard ...  Joe's Childhood Dog / ... 6 episodes, 2012-2013
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Partners is a comedy that is about a life long bromance between Joe and Louis, two architects who have been friends nearly their entire lives. They are now are business partners, owning their own small architecture firm. Joe is very rational and level headed, following his head over his heart, sometimes a detriment to his relationships. Joe is newly engaged to Ali, a beautiful jewelry designer who brings out the best in him. Louis, in contrast to Joe, is passionate, outspoken and tends to exaggerate in order to make his point. Louis' partner's name is Wyatt, and is a vegan male nurse who is soft spoken and overly understanding. As they live their lives they must find a way to adapt, redefining the bond between them both personally and professionally now that there is an addition of two other important relationships. Written by Bryn Jordan

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Four friends. Three couples.

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Comedy | Romance

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USA

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English

Release Date:

2012 (USA) See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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16:9 HD
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This is the third project called "Partners" with which director James Burrows has been involved, after the 1982 Ryan O'Neal and John Hurt movie and the 1995 Tate Donovan and Jon Cryer TV series. See more »

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Lightweight and Snappy:)
25 September 2012 | by pianysSee all my reviews

I'm glad I checked the first two user reviews after I watched the first episode, or I probably wouldn't have bothered, since they were rather negative, and a 4.4 rating will sometimes scare me off as well. Anyhow, I'm glad I gave this new show a chance to entertain me, and entertained I was!

David Krumholtz and Sophia Bush both have great personalities, they can keep it low-key and still get the message across, and their style was contrasted nicely to Michael Urie's more over the top comedic mannerisms. Brandon Routh seems solid and likable, hopefully his character will develop into the series.

I was in the mood for something light and funny, something to watch that would simply entertain and make me smile, and Partners gave me that. I enjoyed the snappiness, Urie's facial expressions and body language, bordering on too much - and the clapping transitions didn't bother me one bit:)

In short: Fast paced jokes, fine cast, enjoyable and easy. I think it has potential, for sure!


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