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WELCOME TO SWEDEN
Air Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014
Time Slot: 9:01 PM-9:30 PM EST on NBC
Episode Title: (#104) "GET A JOB / FARTHINDER"
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"WELCOME TO SWEDEN"

"GET A JOB / FARTHINDER"

07/31/2014 (09:01PM - 09:30PM) (Thursday) : BRUCE DECIDES IT'S TIME TO GET BACK TO WORK-GENE SIMMONS GUEST STARS-Feeling uncomfortable that he is being supported by Emma (Josephine Bornebusch), and hearing about it from from Emma's mom Viveka (Lena Olin), Bruce (Greg Poehler) looks for work in Sweden and lands a job that doesn't quite match with his skill set. Meanwhile, he starts to feel left out when Emma begins to make plans without him. Elsewhere, Hassan (guest star Basim Sabah Albasim) helps teach Bruce to drive, while one of Bruce's former clients, Gene Simmons (guest starring as himself), tracks him down in an effort to clear problems he is having with the IRS. Claes M�nsson, Patrick Duffy, Illeana Douglas, Christopher Wagelin and Per Svensson also star. TV-PG

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WELCOME TO SWEDEN (NBC)
Returns in TBA 2015 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/10/14 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2014/2015 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (10 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2014-15 season (the show's second of 10 episodes) on 8/4/14
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, August 2014) Critically acclaimed Thursday night comedy "Welcome to Sweden" has been renewed for a 10-episode second season. No premiere date has been determined. The series was created by Greg Poehler, with events based on his real life. "Welcome to Sweden" has averaged a 0.8 rating, 3 share in adults 18-49 and 2.9 million viewers overall in "live plus same day" averages thus far from Nielsen Media Research. The July 10 premiere of "Welcome to Sweden" averaged a 0.9/3 in 18-49 and 3.5 million viewers overall, making it the second-highest rated summer comedy debut among seven on the Big 4 networks in the last five years (since ABC's "The Goode Family" in 2009), behind only NBC's "Undateable" over that span) in 18-49 and total viewers. "Welcome to Sweden" is generating an upscale audience, indexing at 105 among adults 18-49 living in homes with $100K+ incomes ("most current," with 100 representing an average concentration of those homes).
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Christopher Wagelin as TBA
· Claes Månsson as TBA
· Greg Poehler as Bruce
· Illeana Douglas as Bruce's Mom
· Josephine Bornebusch as Emma
· Lena Olin as Viveka
· Patrick Duffy as Bruce's Dad
· Per Svensson as TBA
CREW INFORMATION:
· Amy Poehler as EP
· Carrie Stein as EP
· Felix Herngren as EP
· Fredrik Arefalk as EP
· Greg Poehler as CRTR/EP
· Pontus Edgren as EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Entertainment One Television