Following a painful breakup with his girlfriend, a struggling thirtysomething writer (Jason Schwartzman) with a drinking problem in Brooklyn decides to emulate his heroes from the novels of Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett. He takes out an ad pretending to be a private detective and starts taking cases -- solving some and making others worse.
Last Episode03x08 Nothing I Can't Handle By Runn… Aired: Nov. 28, 2011
In the Season 3 finale, George celebrates Emily and Bernard’s wedding; and Ray is comforted by his son, Spencer. Meanwhile, Jonathan considers …
Series Fun Facts
- Eventhough they play lovers, Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen are really married.
- Lead actor Jason Schwartzman's band (Coconut Records) created the "Bored to Death" opening theme song.
- The main character is named "Jonathan Ames" after the creator of the show.