Air Date: December 4th, 2013
The life of Broadway star Madison Banks.
Season 1 - Episode 12 : The Dinner Party Feb 26, 2014
Maddie invites the snooty parents of Arlo's love interest to a dinner party; Frank acts as Maddie's boyfriend.
Season 1 - Episode 11 : Maddie's Agent Feb 19, 2014
Maddie has a hard time trying to fire her agent. Thelma must face her fear of identical twin girls who live in the building and who creep her out like the girls in "The Shining," while Frank must face his fear of tunnels.
Season 1 - Episode 10 : Thelma's Ex Feb 12, 2014
Thelma's womanizing ex-husband returns to town; Maddie believes that she will lose her best friend and assistant.
Season 1 - Episode 9 : When They Met Feb 5, 2014
Maddie is angry when Frank admits he believes she will not get a Tony nod; Thelma recounts how the gang met.
Season 1 - Episode 8 : Maddie vs. Maddie Jan 29, 2014
Maddie encounters the real Madison Banks (Kristen Johnston), a waitress whose audition (and name) she stole over 25 years ago.The real Maddie suggests that they exchange lives for an evening.
Kirstie, with Ms. Alley mugging through her role as a kindhearted narcissist, is more like the Ford Focus. If it’s late and it’s all the rental company has left, you might as well take it.... Rhea Perlman is funny as Thelma, but the real revelation of Kirstie is Michael Richards as the shady chauffeur, Frank. Show More
The expected jokes about Botox, nose jobs, and Alley's weight abound and are executed with old-school shticky competence, like a middling '90s sitcom that never was. [6 Dec 2013, p.74] Show More
By the end of a few episodes everything meshes nicely, and the prospect of watching more has become enticing. Show More