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NBC brings you a hilarious new comedy sitcom staring the popular comedian Amy Poehler, who brings her comedic genius and one of a kind humor and brings light to her perk down to earth character Leslie Knope. This is a hilarious comedy that is jam packed with hilarious mishaps and crazy- funny punch lines. This show is broadcasted nationwide on the T.V network NBC and was created by both Greg Daniels and Michael Schur. The show last for about half an hour and during that time brings its viewers hilarious comedy and crazy shenanigans. This T.V show stars a hilarious cast including: Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Anasari, Nick Offerman, Aubrey Scott, Rob Lowe, and Jim o' Heir. The parks and recreation T.V show is filmed as a documentary and takes its viewers into the invigorating world of local government and their workers.

The shows plot revolves around Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) a perky woman who works for the mid level bureaucrat in the made up town of Indiana. So, Leslie was given the task to help a local nurse called Ann Perkins (played by Rashida Jones) remodel an old dreary construction location and turn it into a fabulous and modern public park. But, things aren't as easy as they seem because, Leslie must deal with many inconveniences such as facing the opinion of many problematic bureaucrats, Difficult and nosy neighbors, and a whole team of crazy construction workers. And if things don't seem complicated enough, Leslie must also face all of her problems and juggle her mishaps while a film crew creates a documentary?..and film every one of Leslie's moves in the process.

During the process, Leslie is also assisted by Tom Haverford (played by Aziz Anasari) who is her coworker that is considering leaving his post at the city hall to pursue his own dreams.

Despite all the opposing forces trying to get in her way, and all the mishaps that come across her path, Leslie is fully committed in finishing her project, while also serving as a mentor to the in-over-her-head college intern, April Ludgate (Aubrey Plaza.) And in the process Leslie will take all the necessary actions to reach her life's dream if becoming the president of the United States.

This T.V show is filled with hilarious humor, genius writing, catchy jokes, a laugh out loud funny cast, and many crazy scenarios and has been captivating its audiences everywhere.

NBC
7 Seasons, 123 Episodes - Canceled/Ended
April 9, 2009
Comedy
8.6/10
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Parks & Recreation Full Episode Guide

  • In the series finale, the gang finishes their last assignment together before saying goodbye to Pawnee.

  • Leslie offers assistance to Tom for an important night, while interviews are being conducted by Ben and April, and Ron eases into a big change with help from Andy and Donna.

  • Andy's TV show comes to an end as his friends come together to wish him the best.

  • Leslie and Ben are criticized for participating in an Old Pawnee tradition. April and Ron go on a scavenger hunt. Donna and Garry reminisce.

  • While Leslie and April are on a business trip in Washington, April considers her future. Back in Pawnee, Andy searches for the perfect job for April.

  • April tries to keep Donna and Joe's wedding on schedule; Ron makes things uncomfortable betweenTom and Lucy; Jen Barkley arrives at Ben and Leslie's home and presents them with an opportunity.

  • Leslie makes a plan to keep JJ's diner open. Tom gives Donna a pre-wedding gift.

  • Ben and Leslie become suspicious of the residents of Pawnee.

  • Leslie and Ron finally concur.

  • Leslie tries to build her case for the park.

  • Producer's Cut. Leslie and Ron briefly put aside their feud to help Jeremy Jamm escape the clutches of the diabolical Tammy 2. Ben vows to help April discover her true passion in life, while Andy and Tom travel to Chicago.

  • Leslie and Ron decide to help their old rival, Jeremy Jamm, escape Tammy 2's clutches. Meanwhile, Ben is on a quest to find April's true passion in life; and Andy heads to Chicago with Tom.

  • In the seventh season premiere, Leslie hopes to score a large plot of land to turn into a national park. Meanwhile, April and Andy attempt spontaneity; and Ben is honored with a speech by Tom at a Bicentennial Gala.

  • Leslie and Ben are stunned by life-altering news.

  • Pawnee falls ill with the flu again.

  • In an effort to combat school budget cuts, The Parks Department pitches in to host the high school's Senior Prom. While Leslie and Ron clash over the future of an intelligent senior, Tom is tasked with DJ'ing and agrees to let Ben help. Meanwhile, Andy takes an unwilling April as his date.

  • Leslie quickly throws together a Galentine's Day party in an effort to replace Ann. Tom and Ben try to close a deal on tents for the Unity Concert, while Ron watches over Andy.

  • Leslie tries to come up with a new town slogan, but is met by resistance.

  • After attempting to remove the wall that separates Pawnee and Eagleton, Leslie's life takes a few surprising turns. Tom and Ben hope to land corporate sponsors for the concert. Ron discovers a new office hobby.

  • Ben tries to surprise Leslie on their first anniversary. Tom and Adam try to help Leslie shine positive light on the Pawnee-Eagleton merger, while April demonstrates her authority as Donna's boss.

  • During Ann and Chris's farewell party, Leslie attempts to fulfill one last promise. Meanwhile, Tom, Ben, Ron and Andy can't seem to find the perfect going away gift for Chris.

  • Leslie clashes with Ben over sales techniques at the local farmers market. Ann tries to find a way to vent about bothersome aspects of pregnancy, while April offers support to Andy in a new creative venture.

  • Leslie and Ben start their first day of their new jobs. Donna, April and Andy play a prank on Ben, while Tom anticipates a big presentation. Meanwhile, Ann and Chris consider taking a chance together.

  • In the 100th episode of the series, Leslie plots and schemes.

  • Leslie goes head-to-head with Councilman Jamm during a lengthy negotiating session. Ben stays preoccupied while in between jobs. Meanwhile, Ron recruits Tom, April and Donna to help sell his cabin in the woods.

  • Leslie attempts to cross of some of her biggest city council goals, such as hosting an NFL Play 60 event with the Indianapolis Colts, and adding fluoride to Pawnee's drinking water. Meanwhile, Chris and Ron attempt to bond while building cribs for their future children.

  • Leslie organizes a Halloween haunted house with the assistance of Ben, Ann and Chris on the day of the recall vote. Meanwhile, Tom is afraid for Rent-A-Swag and convinces Ron to help save his business.

  • During Ben's surprise birthday party, Leslie is forced to leave for an emergency late-night filibuster. Tom tries to make some memories with his new girlfriend, Ron and Donna go hunting, and April reconnects with Andy.

  • Leslie attempts to put out the flames of a minor scandal. Tom tries to impress a new love interest, while Ben persuades Ron to prepare his last will and testament.

  • Leslie, Ben and Chris deliberate financial issues with city councilor Ingrid de Forest. Meanwhile, Ann takes April to vet school orientation and Ron works to "get off the grid."

  • In the sixth season premiere, Leslie wins an award from an international Women in Government organization, and travels to London to accept it. Tom searches for the businessman who is trying to put an end to Rent-a-Swag, while Ann and Chris adapt to the new phase of their relationship.

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  • Season 4 Episode 11 The Comeback Kid 1/12/2012

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Jerry's Home Life and Ron's Woodshop - PALEYFEST 2014 Clip (05:01) Leslie and Ben: Love Story - PALEYFEST 2014 Clip (03:56)