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Happyish Series Premiere Review: The Pursuit of Something Not-So-Great

Lots of cursing and mopey white people make Showtime's new comedy a total downer.   Read More... //www.tv.com/news/happyish-series-premiere-review-the-pursuit-of-something-not-so-great-142965477576/

Happyish: Series Premiere Review

Despite a strong cast, Happyish is little more than another platform to rant about technology and social media.   Read More... //www.ign.com/articles/2015/04/25/happyish-pilot-review

Happyish Review: Showtimes Dark Comedy Is Just Sad

With Mad Men about to end its seven-year run , anew dark comedy from This American Life contributor Shalom Auslander is debuting atApril 26 to try to skewer the advertising industry and almost everything else. However, unlike AMC's Matthew Weiner -created drama, there isn't a lot to recommend about Showtime 's Happyish . Despite a cast led by Steve Coogan , Kathryn Hahn and Bradley Whitford , the flabby show about middle aging, economic insecurity and social media bald spots //deadline.com/2015/04/happyish-review-steve-coogan-showtime-philip-seymour-hoffman-1201415830/

Happyish Is Another Sad Married Rich White Dude Show

  Pity the rich, white, straight, able-bodied, married dad. His house is so luxe; his wife, so capable. His child or children demanding, and yet rewarding. But he is sad! Maybe clinically so, and maybe because he is creatively and spiritually bankrupt, thanks to his complete and lifelong cooperation in greed-and-consumerism-oriented capitalism, which only now, in his 40s or 50s, is he noticing could be anything other than a noble pursuit. What if, like, there is more to life? And hey, what about penises ? Don't forget them. When is a good time to touch one's own penis? When is a good time for other people lady people? to touch said penis? What if, at work, other people have penises? Whose penis is the best penis?   Read More... //www.vulture.com/2015/04/happyish-another-sad-married-white-dude-show.html

HAPPYish Review: Showtime Dramedy More Than Whining Yuppies

At first glance, HAPPYish seems like another show about dissatisfied urban white yuppies, but theres thankfully more to it than that. Steve Coogan , Kathryn Hahn and Bradley Whitford lead a strong cast in a dramedy that chroniclesthe elusive nature of personal fulfillment. Set in the world of advertising, HAPPYish traffics in slogans, images and demographics, the currency of modern consumerliving. Adapting his book for the series,author Shalom Auslander scripted many of the episodes.   Read More... //www.thewrap.com/happyish-review-showtime-dramedy-more-than-whining-yuppies/

Review: Showtimes Happyish Is Funnyish

This series pits neurotic, self-involved adults against cocky, self-involved millennials.   Read More... //rss.nytimes.com/c/34625/f/640388/s/45af598f/sc/27/l/0L0Snytimes0N0C20A150C0A40C240Carts0Ctelevision0Creview0Eshowtimes0Ehappyish0Eis0Efunnyish0Bhtml0Dpartner0Frss0Gemc0Frss/story01.htm

Review: Showtime's 'Happyish' will leave you feeling anything but

HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews "Happyish," the new Showtime comedy starring Steve Coogan, Kathryn Hahn and Bradley Whitford.   Read More... //www.hitfix.com/whats-alan-watching/review-showtimes-happyish-will-leave-you-feeling-anything-but