“AWK” for “Awkward”: A Dead Season Discussion of Brooklyn Nine-Nine – Season One


Created by Dan Goor (Parks and Recreation) and Michael Schur (The Office, Parks and Recreation), Brooklyn Nine-Nine debuted on September 17, 2013 on Fox. Initially conceived as a vehicle for Andy Samberg in his first post-SNL role, a top-notch supporting cast turned Brooklyn Nine-Nine into one of the best comedies of the year, winning Golden Globe awards for Best Comedy Series and Best Actor in a comedy (Samberg), and earning Andre Braugher an Emmy nomination for Supporting Actor in a Comedy along the way.

To celebrate the show’s Season 2 premiere, Patches (of Nothing But the Rain) and I break down Season One of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

As usual, SPOILERS abound. Also, possibly penis graffiti… Continue reading