A.U.S.A.

A.U.S.A. is an American sitcom television series created by Richard Appel, that aired on NBC from February 4 to April 1, 2003, starring Scott Foley.[2]

A.U.S.A.
GenreSitcom
Created byRichard Appel
Written by
Starring
ComposerRoger Neill
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes12 (4 unaired)
Production
Executive producers
  • Richard Appel
  • Jonathan Aibel (co-executive)
  • Glenn Berger (co-executive)
Producers
  • Shari Tavey
  • Robert Lloyd Lewis
  • Al Lowenstein
Camera setupMulti-camera[1]
Running time30 minutes
Production companies
Release
Original networkNBC
Original releaseFebruary 4 (2003-02-04) –
April 1, 2003 (2003-04-01)

PlotEdit

Adam Sullivan (Scott Foley) is a naive, but well-intentioned federal prosecutor (an Assistant United States Attorney) in New York City, who must contend with the difficulties of both his work life and his romantic life. While being part of the Department of Justice, Sullivan finds both colleagues and opponents challenging his every move.

CastEdit

EpisodesEdit

No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
code [3]
1"Pilot"Andrew D. WeymanRichard AppelFebruary 4, 2003 (2003-02-04)1AGH01
2"Rich Man, Poor Man"Steve ZuckermanAmanda LasherFebruary 11, 2003 (2003-02-11)1AGH03
3"12 Happy Grandmothers"Linda MendozaRichard AppelFebruary 18, 2003 (2003-02-18)1AGH12
4"Till Death Do Us Part"Gail MancusoJonathan Aibel & Glenn BergerFebruary 25, 2003 (2003-02-25)1AGH05
5"The Joint Report... A Love Story"Steve ZuckermanJudah Miller & Murray MillerMarch 4, 2003 (2003-03-04)1AGH09
6"Walter's First Lawsuit"Gail MancusoAbraham HigginbothamMarch 11, 2003 (2003-03-11)1AGH06
7"Sullivan, Rakoff & Associate"Steve ZuckermanBryan Behar & Steve BaldikoskiMarch 18, 2003 (2003-03-18)1AGH08
8"The Kiss"Andrew D. WeymanAbraham HigginbothamApril 1, 2003 (2003-04-01)1AGH07
9"Top Secret"TBATBAUNAIREDTBA
10"Witness Protection"TBATBAUNAIREDTBA
11"Just Friends"TBAJeff WestbrookUNAIREDTBA
12"Nothing But the Truth"TBAHugh FinkUNAIREDTBA

ReceptionEdit

The show debuted on February 4, 2003, with an audience of 11.5 million viewers, ranking at #42 for the week.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.nytimes.com/2003/02/04/arts/television-review-a-new-show-blessed-for-what-it-isn-t.html
  2. ^ "Made in 'A.U.S.A.'". Entertainment Weekly. January 23, 2003. Archived from the original on 2007-01-22.
  3. ^ From the United States Copyright Office catalog: "Public Catalog - Copyright Catalog (1978 to present) - Basic Search [search: "AUSA"]". United States Copyright Office. Retrieved 2020-11-18. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "The Ratings". Entertainment Weekly. February 28, 2003. Retrieved 2018-04-04.

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