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Genre Comedy
Written by
  • Alan Cohen
  • Alan Freedland
  • Evan Endicott
  • Josh Stoddard
  • Alex Blagg
  • Matt Patterson
  • Alison Bennett
  • Lisa Parsons
  • Ken Cheng
  • Aaron Hilliard
  • Michael Platt
  • Barry Safchik
Directed by Michael Lehmann
Opening theme "Power Lines" by Telekinesis
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 11
Running time 26 minutes
Original channel Amazon Instant Video
Original run April 19, 2013 (2013-04-19) – January 17, 2014 (2014-01-17)

Betas is a television series released in 2013 on Amazon Instant Video.[1] The show stars Joe Dinicol and Karan Soni as "dating app" developers in California who are looking for an investor.

Amazon offered the first three episodes of Betas for free on November 22, with each subsequent episode released weekly thereafter for Prime members.[2] In March, Amazon declined to renew for a second season.[3]


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Metacritic gave season 1 an average rating of 69/100 based on reviews from 8 critics.[4] Rotten Tomatoes gave the show a score of 80% based on reviews from 10 critics.[5]


  1. ^ "Betas HD: Season 1: Amazon Instant Video". Retrieved 2013-11-27. 
  2. ^ Jean Bentley (2013-11-24). "Startup Comedy 'Betas' Tries To Be Too Cool With 'Girls'-Type Humor". Retrieved 2013-11-27. 
  3. ^ Todd Spangler NY Digital Editor @xpangler (2014-03-31). "Amazon Greenlights 6 Series, Including Chris Carter’s ‘The After,’ and Renews ‘Alpha House’". Variety. Retrieved 2014-12-19. 
  4. ^ "Betas - Season 1 Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2014-04-22. 
  5. ^ "Betas: Season 1". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 2014-04-22. 

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