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In Episodes, married British TV producers Beverly and Sean Lincoln are hired to adapt their sophisticated sitcom for American audiences, only to see it dumbed down and cast with American star Matt LeBlanc (playing himself). The Lincolns try to navigate Hollywood while keeping their own relationship together.

Premiered:

January 9, 2011

See It:

Sundays at 9:30 p.m. EST on Showtime.

History:

Episodes was created as a co-production between Showtime and the BBC, with its first season airing both in the U.S. on Showtime and in the U.K. on BBC Two.

Cast:

Tamsin Greig as Beverly Lincoln
Stephen Mangan as Sean Lincoln
Matt LeBlanc as Matt LeBlanc
Kathleen Rose Perkins as Carol Ranson
John Pankow as Merc Lapidus
Mircea Monroe as Morning Randolph

Creators:

Episodes was created by David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik, co-creators of The Class; Crane was also the co-creator of Friends. Crane, Klarik and Jimmy Mulville are the executive producers.

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