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Get Shorty 

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The adventures of a mobster-turned-movie producer in Hollywood. TV show based on Elmore Leonard's novel and subsequent film.

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Davey Holmes
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2019   2018   2017  
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Series cast summary:
Chris O'Dowd ...  Miles Daly 27 episodes, 2017-2019
Ray Romano ...  Rick Moreweather 27 episodes, 2017-2019
Sean Bridgers ...  Louis Darnell 27 episodes, 2017-2019
Carolyn Dodd ...  Emma Daly 27 episodes, 2017-2019
Goya Robles ...  Yago 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Lidia Porto ...  Amara De Escalones 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Megan Stevenson ...  April Quinn 24 episodes, 2017-2019
Isaac Keys ...  Ed 23 episodes, 2017-2019
Sarah Stiles ...  Gladys 22 episodes, 2017-2019
Lucy Walters ...  Katie Daly 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Steven Weber ...  Laurence Budd 11 episodes, 2018-2019
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The adventures of a mobster-turned-movie producer in Hollywood. TV show based on Elmore Leonard's novel and subsequent film.

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You're only as good as your next hit. (Season 1) See more »

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Comedy | Crime

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The series was renewed for a second season that premiered on August 12, 2018. See more »

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Curb your Breaking Fargo
1 October 2017 | by cicerobuckSee all my reviews

I won't give this a ten, since they could still fumble his up. But. One season in, 8 episodes, 7 hours 20 minutes in, and we have 2017's best new series. I came in this with no expectations, and this little show has been a constant joy and a must-see/top-of-the-pile amongst all Sunday shows.

Sure there was this nice little movie from the mid 90ies based on the same Leonard story, but this is next level : great if not amazing acting from underused actors, great balance between dark comedy and lightness, mostly acceptable violence, very cool and unusual characters, the plot constantly surprises with supposedly great ideas systematically getting south, etc... It's quirky, entertaining, extremely well acted (Sean Bridgers is getting the role of his life with his mormon hired hand assassin turned on-stage screen writer!), charming, and it always leaves you wanting for more. Also, there's no character that is really annoying, and there's a variety of them.

Along with The Deuce and the Handsmaid Tale, the best new show I've seen all year, and maybe the best show of them all, at the very least the one that I look the most forward returning.

Edit (fall 2018) : I did give it a ten after second season, since this is The best show around these days, absolutely. Season two starts a lttle slower, but soon catches up, and even manages to give the show a very satisfying conclusion , despite that it was announced this was getting a third season. They probably weren't sure this was a done deal and wrote it as if it was the final episode, with open ended threads. Hope they keep on the same level.


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2017 (USA) See more »

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