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Friends of the People

Friends of the People

  • Premiered: 
    October 28, 2014
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  • Network: truTV
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Comedy (Sketch)
  • Type: Live Action
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Plot Synopsis

FRIENDS OF THE PEOPLE is a half-hour, sketch-comedy series that uses a combination of scripted sketches, man-on-the-street segments and much more. Pilot sketches included a previously-untold story from television history about Urkel and the adventures of celebrity mash-up character Tracy Morgan Freeman. Plus, in "Squabblin & Quarrelin," the Lucas Brothers discuss hot topics including delicious cookies and drone strikes.
After a seven-month break, FRIENDS OF THE PEOPLE returned with new episodes on Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 10:30pm ET/PT. In the summer premiere, "Black Mad Men," with sketches that include a million dollar game show heist, a date turned barely legal and a superhero with the power of song. Plus, Brian McKnight guest stars and the cast explores the stories of Black Mad Men.

Production & Distribution

  • Produced by 3 Arts Entertainment
  • Produced by Marobru Productions

Firsts, Lasts & Notable Notes

  • October 28, 2014: First sketch-comedy series for truTV.