- 2 Seasons
Written by the powerhouse comedy team of John Enbom, Rob Thomas, Dan Etheridge and Paul Rudd, Party Down is an ensemble comedy show about the misadventures of a team of caterers working in Los Angeles. Henry Pollard (Adam Scott) was once a promising young actor, but his career has stalled after he has become associated with an obnoxious beer commercial character he played. Henry claims to be done with showbiz, but his coworkers are almost all aspiring actors, writers, or directors. Each episode focuses on a different catering assignment, often featuring clients whose wealth or eccentricity sweeps the story into someplace unexpected. Henry is in love with coworker Casey Kline (Lizzie Caplan), a talented young actress on the cusp of big things. Featuring a solid supporting and recurring cast that includes Jane Lynch, Ken Jeong, Kristen Bell, and Joey Lauren Adams as well as numerous guest appearances by comedic actors in guest roles as each week's client.