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Significant Mother 

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Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside down when he finds out his best friend/roommate is now dating his recently separated mother.
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Series cast summary:
Josh Zuckerman ...  Nate Marlowe 9 episodes, 2015
Nathaniel Buzolic ...  Jimmy Barnes 9 episodes, 2015
Krista Allen ...  Lydia Marlowe 9 episodes, 2015
Emma Fitzpatrick ...  Sam Dillinger 9 episodes, 2015
Jonathan Silverman ...  Harrison Marlowe 8 episodes, 2015
Jay Ali ...  Atticus Adams 8 episodes, 2015
P.E. Ingraham P.E. Ingraham ...  Ballet Patron / ... 5 episodes, 2015
Raul Espericueta Raul Espericueta ...  Cocktail Club Goer / ... 3 episodes, 2015
Erin Cardillo ...  Parker 2 episodes, 2015
Joe Towne ...  Officer Kegel 2 episodes, 2015
Edward McDougle 111 Edward McDougle 111 ...  Bartender friend 2 episodes, 2015
Sasha Mariya ...  Young Sweet Couple 2 episodes, 2015
Elizabeth Pennington ...  Bar Goer / ... 2 episodes, 2015
Kyle Stoltz Kyle Stoltz ...  Home Buyer / ... 2 episodes, 2015


Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside down when he comes back from a business trip to find his lothario best friend and roommate is now dating his recently separated mother, Lydia. To make matters worse, Nate's previously disinterested dad, Harrison is now determined to win Lydia back and isn't afraid to use Nate to get what he wants. Stuck between his family feud and his best friend's first serious relationship, Nate's "new normal" forever changes his relationships with his parents, and severely handicaps his own dating life.

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Release Date:

3 August 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Untitled Alloy Comedy See more »

Filming Locations:

Portland, Oregon, USA

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16:9 HD
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Terry Kiser and Jonathan Silverman starred alongside each other in Weekend at Bernie's (1989). See more »

Alternate Versions

While the show initially airs as twelve minute episodes on CW Seed (with a to be continued), each two episodes will be combined into a traditional 24 minute episode for all other platforms. See more »

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good weird idea for a sitcom ,, catchy in few scenes but still doesn't have the element of keep tuned .. :P
12 August 2015 | by Aktham_TashtushSee all my reviews

So i'll give them that the idea is new and original and the comedy pops in some scenes but I literally yawned right in the middle of the pilot and in the second episode i started writing this review !!! i don't know exactly what it is but i think the element of "staying tuned in" is missing because i knew that i won't be laughing hilariously in most of the scenario so fast-forward not it doesn't really matter.

So the sitcom looked okay , Richard Keith and Erin Cardillo are young writers and seem talented but i bet CW made something on the script (as they usually do) to make it appear less catchy if i might say.

The casting is fine .. Nathaniel Buzolic acting naive and rational and the stressed closed in boss Josh Zuckerman and i liked the funny surprise appearances by Jonathan Silverman .. and yeah .. Krista Allen performance is awful .

Overall , i do have a mixed feeling about this show ... the idea is new but still not convinced that it could be a continuing hit for CW .. i'll probably watch the next couple of episodes but if the rhythm stays as it is now i don'e think i'll bear keep on watching it.

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