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Playing House: Season 1 (2014)




Critic Consensus: Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham are a comedy duo worth watching, and their chemistry helps to make Playing House reasonably enjoyable and perceptive.


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An expectant mother gets more than anticipated after asking her best friend to return from overseas to attend her baby shower.


Keegan-Michael Key
as Mark Rodriguez
Jane Kaczmarek
as Gwen Crawford
Zach Woods
as Zach Harper
John Lutz
as Rodney
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Critic Reviews for Playing House: Season 1

All Critics (18) | Top Critics (10)

USA is promoting the show as an "original comedy"; let's see if they can put more truth in that advertising.

May 8, 2014 | Full Review…

Playing House is essentially a tweaked remake of Best Friends Forever, a sitcom that washed out of NBC two years ago.

April 30, 2014 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Parham and St. Clair seem to have created Playing House largely because they enjoy working together. The enjoyment is contagious.

April 29, 2014 | Full Review…

Gilmore Girls gone gonzo-er.

April 28, 2014 | Rating: B | Full Review…
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This is a show that depends strongly on its leading ladies being likeable, and yet it spends almost the entirety of its second episode painting them as shallow and insensitive, completely undermining that goodwill built up in its first half-hour.

July 2, 2018 | Full Review…

Two besties and a baby comedy is saucy, but sweet.

May 13, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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