Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.
Today we will be looking at a show that is a reake and features one of the biggest names from sitcoms of the 1990s, Mathhew Perry. The show is The Odd Couple
Opening Titles / Theme Tune
About the Show
Summary of Plot
After being kicked out of their houses by their wives, two friends try to share an appartment, but their ideas of housekeeping and lifestyles are as different as night and day – IMDB
Number of Seasons / Episodes
Matthew Perry – Oscar Madison
Thomas Lennon – Felix Unger
Lindsay Sloane – Emily
Yvettwe Nicole Brown – Dani
Wendelle Pierce – Teddy
+Matthew Perry and Thomas Lennon previously starred together as mismatched best friends in 17 Again (2009).
+ Thomas Lennon guest starred on Friends, episode, “Friends: The One in Vegas: Part 1(1999),” as Randall, Joey’s hand twin.
+ Oscar’s apartment is the same set as used for Frasier’s apartment in _Frasier_, although totally refurbished. Also of interest is the fact that at on point on _Frasier_, Martin (Frasier’s dad) moves in and is living with Frasier which is somewhat like The Odd Couple(2015) but with the roles reversed.