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1600 Penn Episode 7 “Live from the Lincoln Bedroom”

NBC’s new series 1600 Penn "Live from the Lincoln Bedroom" Episode 7 airs Thursday, March 7 on NBC (9:30-10 p.m. ET) Episode Synopsis: 1600 Penn Episode 7 "Live from the Lincoln Bedroom" – When Skip (Josh Gad) decides to start an official podcast of the Gilchrist White House, much to Marshall’s (Andre Holland) dismay, he makes a surprising personal discovery that may have an impact on his relationship with his father (Bill Pullman). Meanwhile, Becca (Martha MacIsaac) interferes with Emily’s (Jenna Elfman) parenting decision regarding Marigold’s (Amara Miller) academic future, which leaves them at odds with one another. Benjamin Stockham also stars. READ MORE...

'1600 Penn': Will Skip's Podcast Put the White House on High Alert? (Exclusive Video)

The Gilchrists may have a problem on their hands when their eldest son takes on an extracurricular activity on behalf of the family. //

1600 Penn Episode 6 “To The Ranch”

NBC’s new series  1600 Penn  "To The Ranch" Episode 6  airs Thursday, Feb 28 on NBC (9:30-10 p.m. ET) Episode Synopsis:  When unable to make a decision about who to nominate to the Supreme Court , President Dale Gilchrist (Bill Pullman) decides to take a family trip to their ranch to clear his head. During their getaway, Skip (Josh Gad) finds himself moping over his failed relationship, while Becca (Martha MacIsaac) contemplates major flaws in her own relationship. Meanwhile, Emily (Jenna Elfman ) attempts to spend some quality time with Marigold (Amara Miller) and Xander (Benjamin Stockham), who both struggle with their loss of technology while at the ranch. Andre Holland also stars. READ MORE...

'1600 Penn's' First Lady fashion rivals Michelle Obama's

Put aside politics, education and accomplishments. Even without those, first lady Michelle Obama has blazed a fashion trail.Sure, there are the chic elements of Jacqueline Kennedy in her style, but Michelle Obama's individual fashion deeply influences Jenna Elfman's character, first lady Emily Nash Gilchrist, on NBC's "1600 Penn.""I love what I am wearing," Elfman says of a red two-piece outfit.Costume designer Jennifer Eve was charged with creating a modern first lady."Historically all of our first ladies have reflected the times they live in," Eve tells Zap2it. "It's been an issue of class, power and femininity and what the public expects -- and what we expect our role model females to look like. It's a great, interesting time with Michelle Obama. She was the jumping-off point. I love everything about her."Gilchrist had a career before her husband (Bill Pullman) became president."She was a successful, powerful, respected businesswoman," Eve says. "She was a strategist, and all of... //

1600 Penn Episode 5 “Skip The Tour”

NBC’s new series  1600 Penn  "Skip The Tour" Episode 5 airs Thursday, Feb 7 on NBC (9:30-10 p.m. ET) Episode Synopsis:  President Dale Gilchrist’s (Bill Pullman) brother Doug (guest star Bruce Campbell) stops by the White House, initiating a long-standing rivalry which threatens their relationship and prompts Emily (Jenna Elfman ) to take on the role of peacemaker . Meanwhile, Becca (Martha MacIsaac) prepares for an interview and Skip (Josh Gad) decides to offer his own special version of the White House tour after witnessing one from an official tour guide (guest star Rory O’Malley). Amara Miller, Benjamin Stockham and Andre Holland also star. Robbie Amell guest stars. READ MORE...

'1600 Penn': Josh Gad Warns Bill Pullman to Stay Off YouTube (Exclusive Video)

Father and son have a "caucus meeting" (not really) to discuss angry protesters outside the White House in an exclusive clip from Thursday's episode of the freshman NBC comedy. //

1600 Penn Episode 4 “Meet The Parent”

NBC’s new series  1600 Penn  "Meet The Parent" Episode 4 airs Thursday, January 24 on NBC (9:30-10 p.m. ET) Episode Synopsis: A determined President Gilchrist (Bill Pullman ) uses his clout to track down someone that just might prove to be someone of major importance to the First Family. Meanwhile, the Gilchrist’s host the Austrian Chancellor (guest star  David St. James) and his wife (guest star Rebecca Wysocki ), but when Emily (Jenna Elfman ) questions proper protocol and tries to do things her own special way, she lands herself in quite a difficult situation. Elsewhere, Skip (Josh Gad) realizes his true calling in life. Martha MacIsaac, Andre Holland, Amara Miller and Benjamin Stockham also star. Robbie Amell and Rene Auberjonois guest star. READ MORE...

'1600 Penn': Josh Gad's Magic Tricks Wow Everyone But the First Lady (Exclusive Video)

THR has an exclusive scene from Thursday's episode, where the Gilchrists' daughter, Becca (Martha MacIsaac), and D.B. (Robbie Amell) discuss the gender of their baby before Skip (Josh Gad) ruins the party. //

1600 Penn Episode 3 “So You Don’t Want to Dance”

NBC’s new series  1600 Penn  "So You Don’t Want to Dance" Episode 3  airs Thursday, January 17 on NBC (9:30-10 p.m. ET) Episode Synopsis: In an attempt to rally votes for new educational reforms, President Gilchrist (Bill Pullman) and First Lady Emily  (Jenna Elfman ) hold an extravagant gala to gain the support of the unlikable Senator Thoroughgood (guest star Stacy Keach), who attends with his wife Bunny (guest star Constance Towers). Meanwhile, Skip (Josh Gad) builds the confidence to ask Stacey (guest star Susan Park), the mailroom clerk, to the event. Elsewhere, Becca (Martha MacIsaac) reveals a hidden past between her and Marshall (Andre Holland). Amara Miller and Benjamin Stockham also star. READ MORE...

'1600 Penn' Star Benjamin Stockham Says Xander Will Run for Class President

On NBC's new White House comedy 1600 Penn , Benjamin Stockham plays youngest son Xander Gilchrist. If you thought being the president's kid would make life easier, you certainly haven't met the Gilchrist brood! Life seems plenty complicated for the children of Bill Pullman's, President Dale Gilchrist. In the new comedy's crazy, heightened world Stockham's Xander just might be the most grounded member of the first family. BuddyTV was lucky enough to talk to Stockham about playing Xander, what's coming up for the youngest member of the family, and what it's like working with such a funny cast of characters. //