Somewhere between Buggin' Out
and Gus Fring
, Metafilter favorite Giancarlo Esposito
starred as Paul Gigante, a city cop transplanted by family circumstances
into a dysfunctional small town police department and frustrating partnership with the imbecillic Wade Preston, in Bakersfield P.D.
, a short-lived comedy gem
from Fox Network.
Partially available for your viewing pleasure in grainy video on a YouTube playlist
, with German subtitles and no laugh track. [more inside]
Ever wish you could watch the pilot episode of Married... with Children
with different actors portraying the roles of Bud and Kelly? Of course you have.
Why wouldn't you? [more inside]
"It could be a sitcom or something completely different"
What is it? A new show on Fox, based on the Sims video game by EA's Maxis studio. Will Wright, the creator of the Sim line of games, has signed on to help create the show, which is being described as "blending puppetry with animation" and "set in feudal Japan but dealing with modern-day suburban situations".
If that's not "orignial", then I don't what is.