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 welcomed Stephen Frys USA sitcom debut   – The Great Indoors 

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Opening Titles / Theme Tune

About the Show

Summary of Plot

An adventure reporter must adapt to the times when he becomes the boss to a group millennials in the digital department of the magazine-  IMDb

Number of Seasons / Episodes

19 Episodes


+ Joel McHale – Jack

+ Christopher Mintz-Plasse – Clark

+Susannah Fielding – Brooke

+ Christine Ko – Emma

+ Shaun Brown – Mason

+ Deborah Baker Jr. – Esther

+ Chris Williams – Eddie

+ Stephen Fry – Roland


+ “The Great Indoors” was originally the name of a small, short-lived chain of upscale home decorating, remodeling and appliance stores owned by Sears.

+ Eddie’s, the bar the cast frequents in the show, exterior and interior shown on the show is an actual bar at the same location, Milwaukee and Halsted in Chicago, named Emmit’s Irish Pub.

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