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

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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

28 episodes

Characters:

Matthew Perry – Oscar Madison

Thomas Lennon – Felix Unger

Lindsay Sloane – Emily

Yvettwe Nicole Brown – Dani

Wendelle Pierce – Teddy

Trivia

+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.

Classic Clips

Yoga

Sandwhiches

Be nice 

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