'Cougar Town' preview: Andy is off his Penny Can game


Most of ABC's comedy lineup is in repeats Wednesday night (Jan. 26) -- but not "Cougar Town," which presents a new episode that finds the cul-de-sac crew engaging in its favorite pastime.Or maybe second-favorite pastime, as there is no red wine present in either of the two clips below. We speak of Penny Can, which is a joy to watch but apparently a huge pain to shoot: "Every director on the show hates directing Penny Can scenes because ... you can't say 'action.' They literally play the entire time," co-creator Bill Lawrence says.So while we feel director Michael McDonald's pain over the first clip, which features Ellie (Christa Miller) joining the guys for a game and Andy (Ian Gomez) going through a Penny Can slump, we're happy to see its return after an absence of a few episodes. Clip No. 2, meanwhile, features a meta moment as Barb (Carolyn Hennessey) confronts Jules (Courteney Cox) about...



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