Corporate lawyer Nina Whitley has given up a lot in her climb to the top. However, when she’s passed over for a promotion and her fiancé gets engaged to another woman, Nina has an epic meltdown.
As the freakin’ hilarious Eliza Coupe tweeted just now, hit the link above to watch the whole pilot episode of “Benched,” which stars her and Jay Harrington and includes Oscar Nunez and Cedric Yarbrough in the cast. From the clips I’ve seen, this looks really funny. I’m in for the Better Off Ted/Scrubs/Happy Endings pedigree alone. It premieres Oct. 28 on USA.
When it comes to Nina Whitley, the manic lawyer at the forefront of USA Network’s upcoming comedy Benched, there’s only one way to truly describe her: She’s “like one of the ’before’ women in a tam…
Finally all of the “Happy Endings” alums are back on our TVs! Eliza Coupe’s new comedy has a premiere date.
They had me at “stars Eliza Coupe and Jay Harrington,” honestly. Stars of two of my favorite cancelled shows? Yes, please. If this opening scene is any indication, this show is going be a good time.
It’s possible that only Happy Endings would take a woman as gorgeous as Eliza Coupe and dress her up as Gallagher, and have it work. (With the possible exception of Community dressing up Gillian Jacobs as Michael Jackson.)