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Old February 17 2013, 01:11 AM   #1
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The Mork and Buffy Show!

Sarah Michelle Gellar and Robin Williams in a sitcom!

http://insidetv.ew.com/2013/02/15/sa...-in-cbs-pilot/
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Old February 17 2013, 01:42 AM   #2
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Not only is there a god, but also there are several.
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Old February 17 2013, 02:19 AM   #3
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Re: The Mork and Buffy Show!

Sarah Michelle Gellar and Robin Williams. On TV. Together.
For a second, I thought the name of the sitcom was Together. I'd love to tune in and see them lying in bed together discussing the details of each episode's plot, her head mashed into the Brillo pad growing out of his chest. Alas, not to be. She's playing his daughter.
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Old February 17 2013, 02:53 AM   #4
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Re: The Mork and Buffy Show!

And David E. Kelley is involved. Now I'm interested.
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Old February 17 2013, 02:59 AM   #5
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Wow!

How can this possibly fail?

One thing SMG is generally unappreciated for is her comedic timing.
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Old February 17 2013, 05:11 AM   #6
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Re: The Mork and Buffy Show!

CorporalClegg wrote: View Post

How can this possibly fail?
Robin could be allowed to rely on his tired comic routines.
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Old February 17 2013, 05:35 AM   #7
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Re: The Mork and Buffy Show!

Now cast William Shatner and Patrick Stewart as the gay neighbors.
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Old February 17 2013, 06:08 AM   #8
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Re: The Mork and Buffy Show!

Not really familiar with Gellar's work, but the premise for this kind of sounds interesting.
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Old February 17 2013, 11:16 AM   #9
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Re: The Mork and Buffy Show!

I think my head just fell off. Colour me interested.
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Old February 17 2013, 12:34 PM   #10
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I'll give anything Kelley writes a chance. And if I'd read that Williams and SMG were to co-star in a new show, I'd watch it too, regardless of who wrote it. So I'll be tuning in.
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Old February 17 2013, 12:42 PM   #11
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Re: The Mork and Buffy Show!

Aragorn wrote: View Post
Now cast William Shatner and Patrick Stewart as the gay neighbors.
I would find that absolutely hilarious.
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Old February 17 2013, 01:29 PM   #12
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Wow!

How can this possibly fail?
I dunno...Kelley quickly starts to once again fall back on his bad habits as a writer, drops and adds supporting characters on a whim, turns the show into legal dramady, refuses to rein in Williams' worst comedic instincts, climbs back up on his soapbox and gives us his 33d remake of 'LA Law?'

All while the network moves it around and/or slots it where it won't find an audience?
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Old February 17 2013, 08:08 PM   #13
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Australis wrote: View Post
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Now cast William Shatner and Patrick Stewart as the gay neighbors.
I would find that absolutely hilarious.
And throw in Kelsey Grammer as the conservative fellow who yells at them to keep the noise down Hah, this could be a whole show on its own!
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