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Inspired by the real life of star Whitney Cummings, Whitney follows her character (also named Whitney) and her boyfriend Alex as they try to keep their relationship fresh while balancing their social lives with their range of single and attached friends.

Premiered:

September 22, 2011

See It:

Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. EST on NBC

History:

Whitney was one of two new comedies in fall 2011 from Whitney Cummings, who also co-created CBS’ 2 Broke Girls. It premiered as part of NBC’s popular Thursday-night lineup in September 2011.

Cast:

Whitney Cummings as Whitney
Chris D’Elia as Alex
Zoe Lister-Jones as Lily
Rhea Seehorn as Roxanne
Maulik Pancholy as Neal
Dan O’Brien as Mark

Creators:

Whitney was created by Whitney Cummings, inspired by her real life and her stand-up comedy. Cummings, Scott Stuber, Quan Phung, Betsy Thomas, Barry Katz and Andy Ackerman are the executive producers.
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