Matt LeBlanc stars as Matt LeBlanc in Episodes, the hilarious comedy series about remaking a comedy series. When husband and wife writing team Sean and Beverly set out to reproduce their British TV hit for an American network, all of their worst fears come true as Hollywood lives up to its reputation for absurdity. Not only does the network cast Matt LeBlanc in the starring role, but Matt takes the lead in deviously twisting their beloved series into a terrible cliché, while testing the couple's marriage with diversions and temptations.
British writer-producers Beverly and Sean Lincoln (Tamsin Greig and Stephen Mangan), have a wonderful marriage and a hit TV series to their credit. Things couldn't be better. Until Merc Lapidus (John Pankow), a Hollywood network executive, gushes over their series at a gala. Merc is certain that a remake of the show will go over well with an American audience. After making the Lincolns a lucrative offer, they pack up and ship out to the States. It doesn't take long for them to figure out that Hollywood is a place where deals are made and broken in the same breath. They soon find themselves holding on tight as creative control of their show starts to slip away from their hands. Merc ultimately dismisses the original star, an elder, distinguished, gentleman, for Friends (1994) actor Matt LeBlanc, a charming, yet manipulative beast, with a grocery list of demands. Hollywood is not what the Lincolns had in mind, but Sean believes he can swim with the sharks. As for Beverly, she'd rather ...
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Episodes Airs: Sunday
Episodes Status: Ended
EPISODES - General Information
Series Premiere: January 09, 2011 Classification: Scripted Genre: Action | Comedy Network: Showtime Airs: Sunday at 10:00 pm Runtime: 30 Minutes
EPISODES - Season 1 -- 7 Episodes
1x1 -- Jan 09, 2011 -- Episode 101 1x2 -- Jan 16, 2011 -- Episode 102 1x3 -- Jan 23, 2011 -- Episode 103 1x4 -- Jan 30, 2011 -- Episode 104 1x5 -- Feb 06, 2011 -- Episode 105 1x6 -- Feb 13, 2011 -- Episode 106 1x7 -- Feb 20, 2011 -- Episode 107