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--->'''Emily''': Hi, I'm Emily, Oscar's girlfriend.\\

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--->'''Emily''': Hi, I'm Emily, Oscar's Felix's girlfriend.\\


''For the page about the 1970-75 series, click [[Theatre/TheOddCouple here]].''

The third live-action {{sitcom}} based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following the classic 1970-75 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It ran on Creator/{{CBS}} for three seasons (201517), making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.

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''For the page about the 1970-75 197075 series, click [[Theatre/TheOddCouple here]].''

The third live-action {{sitcom}} based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following the classic 1970-75 197075 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 198283 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It ran on Creator/{{CBS}} for three seasons (201517), making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.


The third live-action {{sitcom}} based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following ABC's classic 1970-75 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It ran on Creator/{{CBS}} for three seasons (201517), making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.

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The third live-action {{sitcom}} based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following ABC's the classic 1970-75 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It ran on Creator/{{CBS}} for three seasons (201517), making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.





Third live-action series based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following ABC's classic 1970-75 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It premiered on Creator/{{CBS}} on February 19, 2015 and ran for three seasons, making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.

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Third The third live-action series {{sitcom}} based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following ABC's classic 1970-75 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It premiered ran on Creator/{{CBS}} on February 19, 2015 and ran for three seasons, seasons (201517), making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.


Like all previous versions of ''The Odd Couple'', we have Oscar Madison ([[Series/{{Friends}} Matthew]] [[Series/GoOn Perry]]), a sportswriter, radio host and complete slob, and Felix Unger ([[Series/TheState Thomas]] [[Series/{{Reno911}} Lennon]]), the neat freak newswriter and photographer (who coincidentally works for CBS[[note]]In the original play, Felix did work for CBS[[/note]]). The show explores their friendship as two diametrically opposing personalities try to live together and explore the dating scene after divorce.

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Like all previous versions of ''The Odd Couple'', we have Oscar Madison ([[Series/{{Friends}} Matthew]] [[Series/GoOn Perry]]), (Creator/MatthewPerry), a sportswriter, radio host and complete slob, and Felix Unger ([[Series/TheState Thomas]] [[Series/{{Reno911}} Lennon]]), the neat freak newswriter and photographer (who coincidentally works for CBS[[note]]In the original play, Felix did work for CBS[[/note]]). The show explores their friendship as two diametrically opposing personalities try to live together and explore the dating scene after divorce.

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* AnimatedCreditsOpening: Shows silhouettes of Oscar and Felix. When the title appears, Felix straightens the E at the end of "Couple".


Third (and newest) live-action series based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following ABC's classic 1970-75 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It premiered on Creator/{{CBS}} on February 19, 2015 and was renewed not long after, making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.

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Third (and newest) live-action series based on Neil Simon's 1965 [[Theatre/TheOddCouple stage play of the same name]], following ABC's classic 1970-75 series starring Jack Klugman and Tony Randall, and the 1982-83 series ''The New Odd Couple''. It premiered on Creator/{{CBS}} on February 19, 2015 and was renewed not long after, ran for three seasons, making it the first adaptation since the Randall-Klugman series to make it beyond a single season.

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* DemandOverload: In-universe, Emily gets a large order for her jewelry and has to enlist Oscar, Dani, Teddy, and Murph to help her.


* StatusQuoIsGod: Played with in the third season finale "Conscious Odd Coupling", which has Oscar moving out. They end up needing each other and getting back together, but [[spoiler:the man who became Felix's roommate has a one year lease and doesn't want to move out of the apartment. They try to convince him to take a vacated apartment two floors up, but the roommate refuses. So Felix and Oscar move into that apartment, which in TheStinger it's made up the same as the first apartment, with Teddy HangingALampshade on it by calling it "the same damn apartment".

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* StatusQuoIsGod: Played with in the third season finale "Conscious Odd Coupling", which has Oscar moving out. They end up needing each other and getting back together, but [[spoiler:the man who became Felix's roommate has a one year lease and doesn't want to move out of the apartment. They try to convince him to take a vacated apartment two floors up, but the roommate refuses. So Felix and Oscar move into that apartment, which in TheStinger it's made up exactly the same as the first apartment, with Teddy HangingALampshade on it by calling it "the same damn apartment".]]


* LethalChef: Oscar's idea of cooking is opening a bag of no-name chips and reheating a pizza...while still in the box.

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* LethalChef: LethalChef:
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Oscar's idea of cooking is opening a bag of no-name chips and reheating a pizza...while still in the box.
** In "Conscious Odd Coupling", he cooks a dinner for Charlotte. No comment on the dinner, but Charlotte's kitchen is totaled.



* PunBasedTitle: Most episodes have one; many are a pun on the show's title.



* ShoutOut : In the Season 2 premiere, Oscar refers to ''Series/GameOfThrones'' as [[BestKnownForTheFanservice "boobs and dragons."]]

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* ShoutOut : ShoutOut: In the Season 2 premiere, Oscar refers to ''Series/GameOfThrones'' as [[BestKnownForTheFanservice "boobs and dragons."]]


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* StatusQuoIsGod: Played with in the third season finale "Conscious Odd Coupling", which has Oscar moving out. They end up needing each other and getting back together, but [[spoiler:the man who became Felix's roommate has a one year lease and doesn't want to move out of the apartment. They try to convince him to take a vacated apartment two floors up, but the roommate refuses. So Felix and Oscar move into that apartment, which in TheStinger it's made up the same as the first apartment, with Teddy HangingALampshade on it by calling it "the same damn apartment".


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* VicariouslyAmbitious: In "The God Couple", Felix trains Dani for a solo in her church choir. When she and the choir are invited to appear on television, Felix goes into full StageMom mode, causing a rift between Dani and the other singers.

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* BrokenPedestal: Felix towards his mother when he learns that [[spoiler:her annual ''buche de noel'' (a very fancy Christmas cake) is store-bought.]]


** The gag about Felix's "F.U." notes for Oscar from the original play is repeated almost verbatim in the pilot, only they have been updated to being written on Oscar's sports ticker.

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** The gag about Felix's "F.signing his notes to Oscar with his initials. (It took me two days to realize 'F.U." notes ' stood for Oscar 'Felix Unger'!") This joke from the original play is repeated almost verbatim in the pilot, only they have been updated to being now the notes are written on Oscar's sports ticker.


** It gets to the point where Felix has to add "platonic" to any references to his roommate.


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** Walter's business partner offhandedly refers to Felix as Oscar's "life-partner". Oscar tries to correct her but Felix has him "let it go".
** It gets to the point where Felix has to add "platonic" to any references to his roommate.


[[caption-width-right:350:Can two divorced men share an apartment without driving each other crazy?]]

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[[caption-width-right:350:Can two divorced men share an apartment without driving each other crazy?]]crazy?[[note]]Matthew Perry as Oscar, Thomas Lennon as Felix.[[/note]]]]

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* FiveStagesOfGrief: Felix tries to go through each stage as quickly as possible to get over [[spoiler:his break up with Emily]]. It doesn't quite work out that way.


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** In "Eisen Trouble", Oscar and Dani gasp when a depressed Felix reacts to a spill on the table with "I don't care."
* OuthumblingEachOther: In "Eisen Trouble", Oscar and SitcomArchNemesis Rich Eisen try to "bigger-man-up" themselves, outcomplimenting each other to make them seem like a bigger jerk by comparison.

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