Events on Friday, April 5, 2013
Partners:The Rise and Fall of a Television Show with creator Max Mutchnick ('87)
Apr520133:00 pm - 5:00 pmParamount Center
Bright Family Screening Room
This event is not open to the public.
Sponsored by Department of Visual and Media Arts with Office of Development and Alumni Relations and School of the Arts
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The Rise and Fall of a Television Show: Everything that Went Right Wrong and Otherwise
A Case study of Partners on CBS
Max Mutchnick is a working writer and producer living in LA. He is best known for co-creating and executive producing the Emmy award winning show, Will and Grace.
Partners was an American comedy series that ran on CBS from September 24 to November 12, 2012, following the sitcom How I Met Your Mother on Monday nights.The series was created by Will & Grace creators Max Mutchnick and David Kohan, who also served as the show's executive producers and it stars Michael Urie, David Krumholtz, Sophia Bush, and Brandon Routh.
On November 16, 2012, CBS announced that Partners had been canceled. Within days, the show's page was removed from the CBS website and the show was removed from the People's Choice Awards online ballot for Favorite New TV Comedy.