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SEAN SAVES THE WORLD [LENGTH CHANGE]
Air Date: Thursday, October 03, 2013
Time Slot: 9:01 PM-9:31 PM EST on NBC
Episode Title: (#101) "PILOT"
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"SEAN SAVES THE WORLD"

(X) "PILOT"

10/03/2013 (09:01PM - 09:31PM) (Thursday) : IT'S A WHOLE NEW WORLD FOR SEAN - SERIES PREMIERE - Sean (Sean Hayes) is a divorced dad who juggles a lot � his successful but demanding career, offbeat employees, pushy mom, Lorna (Linda Lavin), and weekends with his teenage daughter, Ellie (Samantha Isler). So when his 14-year-old bundle of joy moves in full time, the parenting books come out in full force. From keeping his boss, Max, (Thomas Lennon) happy, employees motivated and enduring his mother's tactless "advice" to raising a smart, grounded and healthy kid, it's going to be a growing experience, to say the least. But if anyone can handle it all, it's Sean. Megan Hilty and Echo Kellum also star.

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SEAN SAVES THE WORLD (NBC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/3/13 - 1/23/14
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2013-2014 season)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
SEASON(S):
1 (15 episodes, 2 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
confirmed as canceled on 1/28/14
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, May 2013) Sean (Sean P. Hayes, "Will & Grace") is a divorced gay dad who juggles a lot - his successful but demanding career, offbeat employees, pushy mom Lorna (Linda Lavin, "Alice") and weekends with his teenage daughter, Ellie (Sami Isler). So when she moves in full-time, it's a whole new world. Never one to do anything halfway, Sean's intent on being the best dad ever, so he loads up on parenting how-to books and plans Pinterest-worthy family dinners. But it seems his company's new owner has decided Sean and his team should work longer hours, putting a damper on his homemaking plans and throwing a kink in Sean's perfectly constructed work/life balance. Ellie sees this development as a plus. She loves her dad, but he's clearly going overboard. From keeping his boss happy, employees motivated and enduring his mother's tactless "advice" to raising a smart, grounded and healthy kid, it's going to be a growing experience, to say the least. But if anyone can handle it all, it's Sean. Thomas Lennon ("Reno 911"), Lindsay Sloane ("Weeds") and Echo Kellum ("Ben and Kate") also star. Writer Victor Fresco ("Go On," "Mad About You"), director James Burrows ("Friends," "The Big Bang Theory"), Sean P. Hayes ("Hot in Cleveland," "Grimm") and Todd Milliner ("Hot in Cleveland," "Grimm") serve as executive producers. "Sean Saves the World" is a production of Universal Television and Hazy Mills Productions.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Echo Kellum as Hunter
· Linda Lavin as Lorna
· Megan Hilty as Liz
· Samantha Isler as Ellie
· Sean Hayes as Sean
· Thomas Lennon as Max
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Lindsay Sloane as Liz (Original Pilot)
CREW INFORMATION:
· James Burrows as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sean Hayes as EP
· Todd Milliner as EP
· Victor Fresco as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Hazy Mills Productions
· Universal Television