I can’t think of another show with actors as skilled at playing stupid as some of the ones on Parks and Recreation. Be it the insane, witless ramblings of the Pawnee general public or Andy’s never-... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Kris_King/2012/01/20/par more
Paul Rudd is charming, witty, and charismatic. Bobby Newport is not. But he still looks like Paul Rudd (adorable), and that makes him a threat to Leslie Knope.
Let the mudslinging begin! Ben produces a campaign ad targeting Bobby Newport's privileged life.
Well, someone had to run against Leslie Knope in her bid for City Council, and tonight, we meet that someone: Bobby Newport, son of the man who runs the local candy factory; a guy who feels like he’s made of candy himself. Played pitch-perfectly by Paul R more
While I’m not entirely sure why NBC decided to make Paul Rudd such a big surprise in their promotion of " Campaign Ad " he blended so seamlessly into Parks that it really doesn’t matter in the end.
Rudd is the perfect “villain” for Leslie. Why? Because more
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews "Campaign Ad," the January 19 episode of NBC's "Parks and Recreation," in which guest star Paul Rudd becomes Leslie's political rival. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/whats-alan-watching/posts/parks-and-recreation-campaign-ad-p more
Parks and Recreation “Campaign Ad” Season 4 Episode 12 airs Thursday January 19 on NBC (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET). Episode Synopsis: Faced with a tough new opponent, Leslie (Amy Poehler) and Ben (Adam Scott) disagree on the content of her first campaign ad. Ro more