1 Updates
Did HBO Have You at Hello (Ladies)?
Photo Credit: TV Line

Did HBO Have You at Hello (Ladies)?

Sep 29 2013, 10:06pm CDT | by TV Line

Hello Ladies, HBO’s new comedy from Stephen Merchant (Extras), is hilariously hard-to-watch — did you make it all the way through the premiere (at 10:30/9:30c)? The new single-cam sitcom follows...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

50 weeks ago

Did HBO Have You at Hello (Ladies)?

Sep 29 2013, 10:06pm CDT | by TV Line

Hello Ladies, HBO’s new comedy from Stephen Merchant (Extras), is hilariously hard-to-watch — did you make it all the way through the premiere (at 10:30/9:30c)?

The new single-cam sitcom follows Brit web designer Stuart as he navigates L.A.’s social scene with about as much grace as a twerking Miley Cyrus. Over and over, he comes in like a wrecking ball, and, over and over, all the ladies do is wreck him. It’s tought to muster up sympathy for Stuart, whose signature “Hello, ladies” greeting comes with equal measures of naïveté and smarm.

PHOTOS | Fall TV Spoiler Spectacular: Scoop on Homeland and 44 Other Returning Faves

In the first episode, Stuart attends a club opening in an attempt to woo Courtney (guest star Sarah Wright, Parks and Recreation). Predictably but hilariously, his come-ons go terribly wrong, and he is left with an $800 bar tab and a lap full of tequila.

Joining Stuart on this misadventure are Wade (Nate Torrence, Mr. Sunshine), a sad-sack who pulls out his Toshiba laptop at the club to show off pictures of his soon-to-be-ex-wife, and Kives (Kevin Weisman, Alias), whose wheelchair does not prevent him from nabbing chicks with more skill and success than either of his friends. The show is clearly building to a romantic plotline between Stuart and his tenant Jessica (the excellent Christine Woods, FlashForward), who seems to be the only person in his life to call him out on his awkwardness.

Merchant, who also writes and directs the series, always makes us profoundly uncomfortable, but in the best way possible. We can’t wait to see how he manages to make more ladies say “Goodbye, man!”

But enough about what we thought: What was your take on Hello Ladies? Grade the episode via the poll below, then hit the comments to back up your choice!


Source: TV Line

/>
 

Don't miss ...

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
Our sister site I4U News is giving away a brand new iPad Air or if you can wait an iPad Air 2. This is an $499 value.
 
 
Most Popular TV Series of 2014
Most Popular TV Series of 2014
The most popular TV series released in 2014 include such incredible shows as True Detective and Fargo.
 
 
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
True Blood Arrives in its Wacky, Sexy Final Season
The vampire series True Blood has arrived in its wacky final season. Director Stephen Moyer and his wife Anna Paquin, who played Sookie, also pose 'Nude' for the cover of Entertainment Weekly.
 
 
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Discusses Last-Minute Changes in Season 4 Finale
Maisie Williams, who plays Arya in The Game of Thrones recently discussed some last-minute changes in the popular series.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

'Most British female students face sexual advances on campus'
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Over one-third of British female university students have faced unwanted sexual advances on campus while studying, reveals a new poll. Regardless of gender, around a quarter of students have been...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Hamid Karzai optimistic about presidential poll result
Kabul, Sep 20 (IANS) Afghan President Hamid Karzai Saturday expressed optimism over the progress in talks between the presidential runners and promised the country would soon hear "good news" about the election result...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Lahiri drops to fourth in Selangor Masters
Selangor (Malaysia), Sep 20 (IANS) Indian golfer Anirban Lahiri dropped to fourth place after leading on the first two days at the Worldwide Holdings Selangor Masters here Saturday. An ailing overnight leader, Lahiri...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Gwen Stefani can do it all
Gwen Stefani feels like she can do it all. The 44-year-old star, who has sons Kingston, eight, Zuma, six, and Apollo, seven months, with husband Gavin Rossdale, admits it's not easy juggling motherhood with 'The Voice'...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Jesy Nelson dating Jake Roche?
Jesy Nelson is dating Rixton's Jake Roche. The Little Mix pop star is reportedly getting close to the actor and singer over the last few weeks, and it is said they are keen to make the relationship work. A source told...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Mel B's raunchy behavior caused family rift?
Mel B's ''obsession with sex'' has reportedly driven friends and family away. The former Spice Girl is said to have clashed with those closest to her due to her relationship with Stephen Belafonte, with Victoria Beckham...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Party planning attracts Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting
Los Angeles, Sep 20 (IANS) Actress Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting says she would like be a party planner in another life. The 28-year-old beauty shared her love for planning extravagant events on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show",...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Lady Gaga turns into Greek goddess
London, Sep 20 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga, popular for her outrageous outfits, took style inspiration from Athens' architecture during her recent tour of the city. Gaga dressed as a caryatid Friday in Athens as she...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Malaysia to seek justice for MH17 via UNGA
Kuala Lumpur, Sep 20 (IANS) Malaysian Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein Saturday said that Malaysia will use the platform of the ongoing 69th UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, to seek justice for the victims...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Syrian forces attack rebel-held town
Damascus, Sep 20 (IANS) Syrian forces Saturday started a wide-scale offensive on a key rebel-held Syrian city northeast of the capital Damascus. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the Syrian Air Force...
Read more on Politics Balla