This page uses content from Wikipedia and is licensed under CC BY-SA.

Detroiters (TV series)

Detroiters
Detroiters.png
Genre Comedy
Created by Sam Richardson
Tim Robinson
Zach Kanin
Joe Kelly
Starring Sam Richardson
Tim Robinson
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 10 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s) Sam Richardson
Tim Robinson
Zach Kanin
Joe Kelly
Lorne Michaels
Jason Sudeikis
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s) Broadway Video
Central Productions
Release
Original network Comedy Central
Picture format 16:9 HDTV
Original release February 7, 2017 (2017-02-07) – present (present)
External links
Website www.cc.com/shows/detroiters

Detroiters is an American comedy television series created by Sam Richardson, Tim Robinson, Zach Kanin and Joe Kelly. The series stars Sam Richardson and Tim Robinson. The series premiered on February 7, 2017, on Comedy Central.[1][2] It is filmed on-location in Detroit.[3] In March 2017, Comedy Central renewed the show for a second season, set to premiere in 2018.[4]

Cast

Recurring

  • Pat Vern Harris as Sheila Portnadi
  • Lailani Ledesma as Lea
  • Mort Crim as Himself
  • Shawntay Dalon as Chrissy
  • Andre Belue as Tommy Pencils
  • Jason Sudeikis as Carter Grant
  • Christopher Powell as Ned

Guest stars

Episodes

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date Prod.
code
U.S. viewers
(millions)
1 "Pilot" John Solomon Zach Kanin, Joe Kelly, Sam Richardson & Tim Robinson February 7, 2017 (2017-02-07) 101 0.447[5]
2 "Hog Riders" Nicholas Jasenovec Christopher Powell & Chip Hall February 14, 2017 (2017-02-14) 102 0.388[6]
3 "Sam the Man" Osmany Rodriguez Sam Richardson February 21, 2017 (2017-02-21) 103 0.366[7]
4 "Devereux Wigs" Bill Benz Zach Kanin February 28, 2017 (2017-02-28) 104 0.368[8]
5 "Happy Birthday Mr. Duvet" Becky Martin Amber Ruffin March 7, 2017 (2017-03-07) 105 0.288[9]
6 "3rd Floor" Bill Benz Zach Kanin March 14, 2017 (2017-03-14) 106 0.426[10]
7 "Smilin' Jack" Nicholas Jasenovec Tim Robinson March 21, 2017 (2017-03-21) 107 0.336[11]
8 "Dream Cruise" Becky Martin Michael Che March 28, 2017 (2017-03-28) 108 0.355[12]
9 "Husky Boys" Nicholas Jasenovec Joe Kelly April 4, 2017 (2017-04-04) 109 0.341[13]
10 "Quick Rick Mahorn in Dearborn" Osmany Rodriguez Joe Kelly April 11, 2017 (2017-04-11) 110 0.345[14]

Reception

Detroiters has received positive reviews from television critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, the first season holds an approval rating of 87%, based on 15 reviews, with an average rating of 7/10. The site's critical consensus reads, "Proudly stupid yet surprisingly soulful, Detroiters showcases an impressive level of commitment from its charming, well-matched leads -- and balances its goofy humor with an equal helping of heart."[15] On Metacritic, the first season holds a score of 75 out of 100, based on 11 critics, indicating generally favorable reviews."[16]

Broadcast

Internationally, the series premiered in Australia on The Comedy Channel on February 13, 2017.[17]

References

  1. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (2015-10-20). "Comedy Central Picks Up ‘Detroiters’ From Jason Sudeikis To Series". Deadline. Retrieved 2017-02-06. 
  2. ^ Sonia Saraiya (2017-02-04). "TV Review: Comedy Central’s ‘Detroiters’". Variety. Retrieved 2017-02-06. 
  3. ^ 'Detroiters' sitcom will film in Detroit Detroit Free Press, January 21, 2016
  4. ^ Oriana Schwindt (March 20, 2017). "Comedy Central Renews ‘Detroiters’ for Season 2". Variety. Retrieved 2017-03-21. 
  5. ^ Metcalf, Mitch. "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.7.2017". ShowBuzzDaily. Retrieved February 10, 2017. 
  6. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.14.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-02-15. Retrieved 2017-02-18. 
  7. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.21.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-02-23. Retrieved 2017-02-25. 
  8. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.28.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-03-01. Retrieved 2017-03-04. 
  9. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.7.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-03-08. Retrieved 2017-03-12. 
  10. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.14.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-03-16. Retrieved 2017-03-20. 
  11. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.21.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-03-22. Retrieved 2017-03-27. 
  12. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 3.28.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-03-29. Retrieved 2017-04-02. 
  13. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 4.4.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-04-05. Retrieved 2017-04-10. 
  14. ^ "UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Tuesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 4.11.2017". Showbuzz Daily. 2017-04-12. Retrieved 2017-04-16. 
  15. ^ "Detroiters". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved August 1, 2017. 
  16. ^ "Detroiters - Season 1". Metacritic. Retrieved August 1, 2017. 
  17. ^ Purcell, Charles (9 February 2017). "New This Week (Feb 13): The Walking Dead, Girls, Gogglebox, Grammy Awards and live sport". The Green Room. Foxtel. Retrieved 10 February 2017. 

External links