Weird Loners

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Weird Loners
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Genre Comedy
Created by Michael J. Weithorn
Starring
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 5 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s)
Camera setup Single-camera
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s) Hanley Productions
The Detective Agency
20th Century Fox Television
Broadcast
Original channel Fox
Picture format
Original run March 31, 2015 (2015-03-31) – present

Weird Loners is an American comedy television series created by Michael J. Weithorn. The 6-episode first season was ordered straight-to-series by the FOX network in 2014.[1] The series is executive produced by Weithorn and Jake Kasdan.[1] The series premiered on March 31, 2015.[2]

Cast[edit]

  • Becki Newton as Caryn Goldfarb, a high-strung dental hygienist who was engaged to be married but suddenly decides to call off her engagement after a brief fling with Stosh.[3]
  • Zachary Knighton as Stosh Lewandowski, Eric's sleazy cousin, whose womanizing lifestyle has recently cost him his job. With no job and nowhere to live, he is forced to move in with his cousin Eric.[4]
  • Nate Torrence as Eric Lewandowski, a toll collector who is suddenly on his own for the first time, after his father unexpectedly passes away. After the funeral, his estranged cousin Stosh offers to move in with him.[4]
  • Meera Rohit Kumbhani as Zara Sandhu, an angst-ridden artist, who befriends Eric after he buys one of her paintings.[5]

Recurring[edit]

Episodes[edit]

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production code U.S. viewers
(millions)
1 "Weird Pilot" Jake Kasdan Michael J. Weithorn March 31, 2015 (2015-03-31) 1AXS01 1.89[6]
2 "Weird Dance" Jake Kasdan Michael J. Weithorn April 7, 2015 (2015-04-07) 1AXS02 1.71[7]
3 "Weirded Out" Bill Purple David Litt & Michael J. Weithorn April 14, 2015 (2015-04-14) 1AXS05 1.39[8]
4 "Weird Knight" Reggie Hudlin David Litt & Michael J. Weithorn April 21, 2015 (2015-04-21) 1AXS04 1.21[9]
5 "The Weirdfather" Christine Gernon Michael J. Weithorn & Danielle Uhlarik April 28, 2015 (2015-04-28) 1AXS03 1.42[10]
6 "We're Here. We're Weird. Get Used To Us."[11] Robert Cohen Rebecca Drysdale & Laura Valdivia May 5, 2015 (2015-05-05) 1AXS06 N/A

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Marechal, AJ (January 23, 2014). "Fox Orders 'Weird Loners' To Series, Drama Pilot From Lee Daniels, Danny Strong". Variety. Retrieved January 25, 2014. 
  2. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 12, 2014). "Fox 2014 Schedule: ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ & ‘Mulaney’ Join Sunday Animated Block, ‘Glee’ Held For Midseason". Deadline.com. Retrieved May 12, 2014. 
  3. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (February 21, 2014). "Becki Newton To Star In Fox Comedy Series 'Weird Loners'". Deadline.com. Retrieved February 22, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (February 19, 2014). "Nate Torrence To Star In Fox Comedy Series 'Weird Loners'". Deadline.com. Retrieved February 19, 2014. 
  5. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 2, 2014). "Meera Rohit Kumbhani Joins Fox Comedy Series ‘Weird Loners'". Deadline.com. Retrieved May 2, 2014. 
  6. ^ Bibel, Sara (April 1, 2015). "Tuesday Final Ratings: 'The Flash', 'Forever' & 'NCIS' Adjusted Up". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved April 2, 2015. 
  7. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (April 8, 2015). "Tuesday Final Ratings: 'NCIS: New Orleans' Adjusted Up; No Adjustment for 'Forever', 'New Girl' or 'Weird Loners'". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved April 8, 2015. 
  8. ^ Bibel, Sara (April 15, 2015). "Tuesday Final Ratings: 'The Flash', 'NCIS', 'The Voice', 'Fresh Off The Boat', 'Hell's Kitchen' & 'Person of Interest' Adjusted Up". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved April 15, 2015. 
  9. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (April 22, 2015). "Tuesday Final Ratings: 'The Flash', 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.', 'Undateable', 'The Voice' & 'Hell's Kitchen' Adjusted Up; 'iZombie' Adjusted Down". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  10. ^ Bibel, Sara (April 29, 2015). "Tuesday Final Ratings: 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.', 'The Voice', 'NCIS', 'NCIS: New Orleans', & 'Chicago Fire' Adjusted Up; 'One Big Happy' Adjusted Down". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved April 29, 2015. 
  11. ^ "Shows A-Z - weird loners on fox". The Futon Critic. Retrieved March 31, 2015.