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Work It: Season 1 (2012)

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Critic Consensus: Work It is offensive not simply because it traffics in absurd and outmoded stereotypes, but because it brings nothing fresh or funny to the workplace comedy.

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Tv Season Info

In this sitcom's only season, two out-of-work men try to beat a bad economy by posing as women to get sales jobs at a pharmaceutical company. After Lee (Ben Koldyke) finds work at the firm and recruits his friend Angel (Amaury Nolasco), the two learn to live as women while cherishing their off-the-clock lives as men.

Cast

Beth Lacke
as Connie
Stephen Tobolowsky
as Dr. David Deutsch
David Freese
as Himself
Julia Cho
as Receptionist
John Rubinstein
as Dr. Robert Collins
Sam Anderson
as Dr. Keith Sorenson
Mylinda Royer
as Secretary
Carla Gallo
as Michelle
Mylinda Royer
as Secretary
Garz Chan
as Make-up artist
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Critic Reviews for Work It: Season 1

All Critics (22) | Top Critics (15)

[Work It is] a retrograde shame-spiral of a series that hates women nearly as much as its viewers will hate themselves. But this detestable disasterpiece doesn't even have the courtesy to be interesting in its inanity.

September 16, 2013 | Full Review…

Early word-of-mouth has it that ABC's new Work It isn't very good. Early word-of-mouth is right.

January 3, 2012 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…

In addition to ethnic stereotyping there are cheap, lazily constructed jokes about women taking over the workforce resulting in a "mancession,'' the apparent indignity of a man grocery shopping for his family.

January 3, 2012 | Full Review…

Work It is just about as subtle as you'd expect - a knuckle-dragging sitcom that parlays racial and gender stereotypes about as adroitly as a chimp parlays Chekhov.

January 3, 2012 | Rating: C- | Full Review…
Top Critic

Work It may prompt a grin or two with its initial sight gags. That's not nearly enough to hold this thing together, though. Toot toot tootsie goodbye.

January 3, 2012 | Rating: C- | Full Review…
Top Critic

ABC, you can do better than this drivel you call Work It.

January 3, 2012 | Rating: 0/4 | Full Review…

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