'Happy Endings' star Elisha Cuthbert considers hanging up her invisible hula hoop

"Happy Endings," ABC's surprise midseason charmer, returns for Season 2 on Wednesday, Sept. 28, after "Modern Family." And this being "The Year of Penny," Zap2it sat down with the cast in the character's fancy new apartment set, the scene for much of the premiere.The first to face our slightly fan-ish inquisition? Elisha Cuthbert."There was a little bit more pressure," Cuthbert says of her status as the cast member with the shortest comedy resume. "I think everyone was like, 'OK, is she just going to be the straight man of the group?' That's really not what I wanted. I wanted to come into a comedy and finally show that side of myself."Her funny side has involved a lot of physical comedy. From drunkenly devouring ribs to hipster dance breaks, Cuthbert's Alex is decidedly not playing it straight. And in the season premiere we find her showing off one of her more impressive skills: wielding the invisible...



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