Streampix Watch: ‘Parks and Recreation’ Celebrates 100

“Parks and Recreation” premiered on NBC’s Thursday night schedule April 9, 2009, from the producers (Greg Daniels and Michael Schur) who co-created the U.S. version of “The Office,” in the same mockumentary style, with “Saturday Night Live” alum Amy Poehler playing Leslie Knope, the well-meaning midlevel bureaucrat in the parks department of the fictional town […]

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Christie Brinkley Spreads Holiday Cheer on ‘Parks and Recreation’ – Preview

Tonight Gayle Gergich is finally unveiled on “Parks and Recreation.” As we previously reported, the wife of the Parks department’s resident scapegoat, Jerry Gergich (Jim O’Heir), will be appearing in tonight’s holiday-themed episode and she’ll be played by none other than former supermodel Christie Brinkley. Not bad, Jer. DVR the Next Episode of “Parks and […]

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Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope on Parks & Recreation (Photo by: Tyler Golden/NBC)

‘Parks and Recreation’ Boss Promises Satisfying Election-Themed Finale

During a year when a lot of comedies were inconsistent, “Parks and Recreation” kept humming along, giving viewers a consistently funny fourth season that centered on parks department deputy Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) and her run for Pawnee city council. Along the way, though, viewers have seen growth and change from the entire cast, with […]

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‘Parks and Rec’: A Romance Rekindled, But Will It Sink Leslie?

“Parks and Recreation” is becoming NBC’s version of “Modern Family”: It’s often hilarious, giving us quotable moments of pure pleasure, but it’s also one of the more consistently funny shows on TV from week to week. Like “Family,” a “bad” episode of “Parks” is usually still pretty good.  Last night’s episdoe was one of the […]

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