Series / Whitney

NBC Sitcom which aired from 2011 to 2013. Whitney Cummings plays a character named Whitney Cummings (Whitney also created and helps executive produce the series, thus giving her two shows that launched in 2011-12). Her boyfriend Alex (Chris D'Elia) is her Straight Man. Their other friends are The Cutie Lily (Zoe Lister-Jones), her sensitive/suave boyfriend Neal (30 Rock's Maulik Pancholy), slutty Hard-Drinking Party Girl Roxanne (Rhea Seehorn), and Casanova Wannabe Mark (Dan O'Brien). Most of the characters have specific jobs, but this is the sort of show where it doesn't matter what they are.

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