- Acting for Two:
- Actor Allusion: In the final episode, Jed drinks out of a Big Hug Mug - prominently featured in director Cary Fukunaga's breakout work.
- The Cast Showoff: Billy Magnussen is a theater and screen actor, and gets to sing in the third episode.
- The Danza: Hank Azaria as Hank Landsberg.
- Those Two Actors: Jonah Hill and Emma Stone reunite after their Star Making Roles as another unlikely couple in Superbad.
Trivia / Maniac