This sitcom is about the fairly ordinary daily lives of a young couple of New Yorkers, too-nice-for-his-own-good author Paul Buchman and his assertive partner Jamie Stemple Buchman, who are almost constantly bickering and making up with each-other and just about anybody else, notably his parents, siblings, friends and all kinds of staff, even their dog Murray and his dog-walker.
Last Episode07x22 The Final Frontier (2) Aired: May. 24, 1999
A few years have passed since the previous episodes. Mabel is making her first movie and it's a biography of her family's history. We get to …
Series Fun Facts
- Ursula Buffay (Lisa Kudrow), the waitress, is Phoebe Buffay's (Lisa Kudrow) twin sister, in Friends. In one episode of Friends, Fran and Jamie visit the coffee house and mistake Phoebe for Ursula.
- Paul's old apartment is rented out to Cosmo Kramer (Michael Richards) from "Seinfeld" (1989). In an episode where Jamie wants Paul to give up his old apartment, he visits Cosmo.
- Steve Buscemi appears in an episode in the first season, which was inspired by an actual incident between Paul Reiser and him. Before Buscemi began acting, he tried his hand at doing standup.…
[show]Steve Buscemi appears in an episode in the first season, which was inspired by an actual incident between Paul Reiser and him. Before Buscemi began acting, he tried his hand at doing standup. One night, he bombed so badly that another comic had to take his place. That comic was Reiser and the episode pokes fun at the incident.