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Get Shorty: Season 1 (2017)



Critic Consensus: Get Shorty's slick production values are complemented by its seasoned cast's chemistry to create a fun-filled, if violent, first season that lives up to its source material.


Air date: Aug 13, 2017
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In this dark comedy series, a hitman from Nevada, Miles Daly (Chris O'Dowd), tries to become a movie producer in Hollywood in order to leave his criminal past behind and win back his estranged family. In Hollywood, he meets Rick Moreweather (Ray Romano), a washed-up producer who reluctantly becomes Miles' partner and guides him through show business. Along with his criminal cohort Louis (Sean Bridgers), Miles tries to keep his two worlds from crashing as he balances the demands of filmmaking … More

Genre: Comedy
Network: EPIX
Premiere Date: Aug 13, 2017


Chris O'Dowd
as Miles Daly
Ray Romano
as Rick Moreweather
Megan Stevenson
as April Quinn
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All Critics (24) | Top Critics (13)

Shorty the TV show wows by making its two main scrapers richly lovable.

September 13, 2017 | Full Review…

It works because it's scrappy, funny and fast on its feet, zipping from mob violence to low-life banter.

August 31, 2017 | Full Review…
Rolling Stone
Top Critic

Get Shorty certainly does enough to have Leonard fans sticking around for more "Action!"

August 15, 2017 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
Entertainment Weekly
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Get Shorty's writers, directors and cast happily show off their polished skills

August 14, 2017 | Full Review…
Washington Post
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In short, a lot is very right with Get Shorty, which may well come calling again during next year's awards season.

August 14, 2017 | Rating: A- | Full Review…
Uncle Barky
Top Critic

Mr. Leonard would surely be pleased with how Davey Holmes, the show's creator, has appropriated signature Leonardesque touches -- deadpan humor; casually deployed violence; incongruous eloquence.

August 14, 2017 | Full Review…
New York Times
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