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This American television show is a thirteen episode, straight-to-series fantasy sitcom. The show begins as the main character, Eleanor, is struck by a moving tractor-trailer that is carrying a billboard for erectile dysfunction products. She wakes up dead in the afterlife, where she meets her mentor Michael. Michael informs her that the place she has reached is known as "the good place" where all of those who did good deeds go after they die. Now, she is in a world where no one drinks and curses. However, the good deeds that Michael told her about, helping innocent people get off death row, where not something that she had done. They were the good deeds of a different Eleanor with the same name as her. Now, Eleanor must decide between trying to return to her normal life, where things have gone array without her, or trying to find happiness in her undeserved afterlife. Meanwhile, she has to hide her not-so-good past from those around her, in order to avoid having to go to "the bad place." What Eleanor has done in her past to wind-up dead will slowly be revealed throughout the show.

Thursday 8:30 PM et/pt on NBC
2 Seasons, 17 Episodes
September 19, 2016
Comedy
7.7/10
Cast: Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, D'Arcy Carden
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  • Chidi and Eleanor tackle a famous ethical dilemma, leading to a conflict with Michael. Meanwhile, Tahani harbors a secret and confides in Janet.

  • Tahani throws a dinner party to impress. Eleanor and Jason both have to lend a hand when things don't go as planned.

  • Michael approaches things from a new angle. Eleanor, Chidi, Tahani and Jason struggle to make a collective decision.

  • Michael continues to work out the kinks in his grand plan. Meanwhile, Eleanor stumbles across a secret.

  • Having had their memories erased by ambitious master architect Michael, Eleanor, Chidi, Tahani and Jason again settle into the Good Place, unaware of what has previously transpired...except that Eleanor discovers the one clue she had left for herself and attempts to piece things together.

  • In the second part of the season finale, Eleanor and her friends contemplate their futures in the Good Place.

  • With the help of Chidi and Tahani, Michael faces his biggest challenge yet. Meanwhile, Eleanor, Jianyu and Janet face a monumental decision in the first part of the season finale.

  • Eleanor and Tahani hatch a plan while Michael makes a surprising discovery. Meanwhile, Chidi divulges a secret to Eleanor.

  • Eleanor has an unexpected revelation. Meanwhile, Michael challenges an indecisive Chidi to make an important decision and Jianyu makes a big announcement.

  • Michael faces a challenge when he tries to resolve an unprecedented situation. In addition, Chidi makes a connection, to Eleanor's chagrin, and a different side of Janet emerges.

  • Michael has a private meeting with Eleanor, who is put to the test. Also, Chidi tries to keep a secret.

  • Eleanor targets Janet in order to save Michael from eternal suffering.

  • Eleanor helps Michael with an important task that could determine her fate in the Good Place. Meanwhile, Chidi willingly chooses to be the third wheel in an effort to help out his friend.

  • Eleanor's enthusiasm to learn ethics from Chidi becomes the full-time job he vowed he'd never have. Meanwhile, Michael and Janet focus their attention on a Neighborhood emergency.

  • Eleanor struggles to remain hidden. Michael asks Tahani to help a neighbor find her true purpose.

  • Chidi begins educating Eleanor about ethics, and lesson No. 1 is: be kind to your neighbor. Meanwhile, Michael and Janet help Chidi discover a new hobby.

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