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‘Playing House’ Pilot Gives Us Friendship, Raccoons and Grade A Comedy

There is a reason series centered around friendships, like  Friends  and  How I Met Your Mother , end with the individuals pairing off into nuclear families. The expectation for most adults is romantic love is more important than all other forms of love, aside from the love between parents and their children. Growing up in fiction is often signified by letting go of friends, or at least widening the gap between them by physical displacement with a spouse stepping up to fill the gap. USA’s new comedy  Playing House  handily rejects the notion that the bond of friendship has to lessen by inverting the trope, removing the spouse and replacing him with the best friend. And it is glorious. Read More... //www.tvequals.com/2014/04/29/playing-house-pilot-gives-us-friendship-raccoons-grade-comedy/

Playing House Series Premiere 2014 “Pilot/Bird Bones”

Playing House  series premiere 2014 airs Tuesday, April 29th at 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT on USA. Episode Synopsis:  Playing House Episode 1 & 2 “Pilot/Bird Bones” – When mother-to-be Maggie asks career-driven Emma to return home from her job overseas to attend her baby shower, neither of them have any idea about what’s truly in store. Emma and Maggie go to brunch with Mark’s wife. Mark takes a look into the theft of a garden gnome. Read More... //www.tvequals.com/2014/04/29/playing-house-series-premiere-2014-pilotbird-bones/

USA Debuts New ‘Playing House’ Clips and Promos

USA’s second original comedy  Playing House  has everything sitcom fans could ask for: a killer buddy team, a raccoon infestation, multiple hot cops, purse syrup, witty dialogue and a kooky premise. Lennon Parham and Jessica St. Clair, writers and creators of NBC’s short-lived  Best Friends Forever , star as lifelong friends Maggie and Emma. When Maggie discovers her husband is having an affair she kicks him out, even though she is eight months pregnant at the time, and Emma agrees to move in and help her raise the baby. Read More... //www.tvequals.com/2014/04/10/usa-debuts-new-playing-house-clips-and-promos/