'Mr. Sunshine' Moment: Ben Gets Demands From a Pop Star ... Who Looks Like Nick Jonas

The second week of 'Mr. Sunshine' is showing that Matthew Perry's pride and joy of a series still has a ways to go to be funny. Allison Janney is working as loopy arena owner Chrystal, but the rest of the cast isn't gelling as well as they should. At least, Perry and his fellow showrunners have toned down the pilot's zaniness a bit and given Ben a few characteristics that make him at least a little bit human. Oh, and they've also made the arena look less depressing, which helps.

While the setting of an arena means the show is ripe for guest stars, either playing themselves or facimilies of themselves, having two guests in two weeks isn't doing the show any favors. However, I will say that Nick Jonas did a nice job playing an overprivileged teen pop star. Hopefully he's not playing from experience. Read More...



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