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Air Date: March 20th, 2009

Series Summary
Hollywood wannabe actors and writers make ends meet by working for a posh L.A. catering company.

Rating: TVMA

Genres: Sitcom


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  • It is a smart, affable, mostly unpredictable ensemble comedy that reminds us that in the 500-channel universe, fine things can happen in unlikely places, as long as you are clever about budget, commit to a sensible number of episodes--in this case 10--write well and cast right, and that what matters ultimately to heaven is not the eminence of the venue but the quality of the work. Show More

  • The storytelling gifts of writer-producer Rob Thomas, the creator of another under-seen show, Veronica Mars, prove innumerous, as these wholly original, vital characters practically bleed insecurities, coming off as tenderly funny and human. Show More

  • Party has some great lines and a wicked streak even if, like catering food, the concept feels a little warmed-over. Show More

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