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Bored to Death (2009 - 2011)

Bored to Death (2009 - 2011)





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Series Info

A dejected Brooklyn writer chooses to dive deep into his detective fantasies as a private eye after his girlfriend breaks up with him because of his daily abusive habits like smoking marijuana and white wine consumption.
Creator: Jonathan Ames


Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2011, HBO, 8 episodes

Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2010, HBO, 8 episodes

Critics Consensus: Slow to start, Bored to Death evolves into a lighthearted and off-the-wall noir comedy, with insightful characters that grow more layered with each episode.

2009, HBO, 8 episodes


Jason Schwartzman
as Jonathan Ames
Ted Danson
as George Christopher
Zach Galifianakis
as Ray Hueston
Oliver Platt
as Richard Antrem
John Hodgman
as Louis Greene
Patton Oswalt
as Howard Baker
David Rasche
as Bernard
Kristen Wiig
as Jennifer
Laila Robins
as Priscilla
Mary Kay Place
as Kathryn Joiner
Allyce Beasley
as Jonathan's Mom
Richard Masur
as Jonatha's Dad
Bebe Neuwirth
as Caroline Taylor
Ajay Naidu
as Vikram
Lenny Venito
as Off. Drake
Isla Fisher
as Rose Hiney
Rob Yang
as Peter
Kevin Bacon
as Himself
Tim Gallin
as Cop #1
Frank Wood
as Dr. O'Connor
Jim Jarmusch
as Himself
Parker Posey
as Allison Whiting
Dick Cavett
as Himself
Fiona Dourif
as Lisa Klein
Alex Wyse
as Steven
Kristen Johnston
as Mistress Florence
Josh Gad
as Warren
Lev Gorn
as Dimitri
Reyna de Courcy
as Rachel Klein
Jessica Hecht
as Dr. Kenwood
Michael Chernus
as Francis Hamm
Denis O'Hare
as Dr. David Worth
Vanessa Ray
as Claudia
E.J. Bonilla
as Francisco
Sarah Vowell
as Journalist
Murray Hill
as Himself
Ruth Zhang
as Older Korean Woman
Jessica Blank
as Miriam Thompson
Todd Barry
as Dale Woodley
Ted Sod
as Janitor
Liz Cackowski
as Producer
Brett Gelman
as Jonathan's Impostor
Sarah Silverman
as Counselor
Ron Fehmiu
as Thug #1
Klemen Novak
as Thug #2
Paula Leggett Chase
as Female Patron #1
Pippa Pearthree
as Secretary
Tim Miller
as Porter
Kim Matulova
as Winning Smile Woman
Alex Wise
as Steven
Ashlie Atkinson
as Distraught Mom
Victor Chan
as Security Guard #1
Zandy Hartig
as Mother #1
Angela Cristantello
as Female Patron #2
James Hosey
as Young Male Fan
Cindy Cheung
as Beatrice
Terry Layman
as Senior Board Member
Barry Godin
as Male Patron
Eric Deskin
as Schwartz
Paul Klementowicz
as Hasidic Man
Michael-Leon Wooley
as Cop in Elevator
Eliyas Qureshi
as Taxi Driver
Antoine Segu
as Security Guard
Evan Neumann
as Hip Fellow
Jenny McGowan
as Miss Saturn
Chris Miskiewicz
as Underwear Guy
Jay Russell
as Print House Member #1
Marisa Vitali
as Naked Woman
Sidne Anderson
as Jamaican Nanny
Frank Pando
as Policeman at Carousel
Ezra Barnes
as Print House Member #2
Jennifer Tsay
as Sherri's friend
James Godwin
as Puppeteer
John J. Schneider
as Police Officer #2
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Series Details

TV Network: HBO
Premiere Date: Sep 20, 2009
Genre: Comedy
Executive Producers: Jonathan Ames, Sarah Condon, Stephanie Davis, Dave Becky, Troy Miller
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