Mr. Sunshine 1 Season 2011
Amazon Instant Video
1. Pilot The self-involved head of San Diego sports arena the Sunshine Center, Ben Donovan (Matthew Perry) faces a relationship crisis as he struggles to cope with an unpredictable workplace and even more unpredictable boss, Crystal Cohen (Allison Janney). And as he faces the prospect of losing his "friends with benefits" relationship with his marketing director, Ben learns that Crystal has hired her estranged son as the Center's newest employee.
2. Employee of the Year Expecting recognition on his tenth anniversary at the Sunshine Center, Ben (Matthew Perry) instead finds himself dealing with a difficult teen pop star (guest star Nick Jonas) and a contest that has the staff vying for Crystal's attention.
3. Heather's Sister As Crystal (Allison Janney) convinces Alonzo to handle her dog to face off against her arch nemesis Macaulay Ridgeway (guest star Ray Wise) in The San Diego Dog Show, Alice asks for his help impressing a hated high school classmate (guest star Rosa Blasi). And while the spirited competition goes to Alonzo's head, Heather sets Ben (Matthew Perry) up on a surprise date.
4. Hostile Workplace The chaos created by a broken air conditioner reveals how little respect the Sunshine Center's staff has for Ben (Mathew Perry) - and just how little he knows about them. As Ben is forced to reach out his disgruntled employees, Crystal's (Allison Janney) request for a double date puts Alonzo (James Lesure) and Alice (Andrea Anders) in an awkward spot.
5. Crystal on Ice Already roped into helping Alice face her fears over not being good enough for Alonzo, Ben (Matthew Perry) takes in Roman after discovering he's been living at the Sunshine Center and not with his mom. Ben gets Crystal to reveal the source of her hostility towards the Smurfs on Ice, and gives her an opportunity to realize a dream as well as make things right with Roman.
6. Lingerie Football When an important audit reveals a sentimental side of Crystal (Allison Janney) he's never seen before, Ben (Matthew Perry) helps her resolve her lingering feelings for an ex-husband (guest star James Taylor). Alonzo hopes to use a lingerie football game to persuade a pair of dot-com millionaires to donate to a new children's center, it's Alice's sales wizardry that closes the deal.
7. Celebrity Tennis On the eve of a charity tennis event, using Twitter while driving makes Crystal (Allison Janney) a hazard behind the wheel. After her carelessness disables both Alonzo's tennis partner and Roman, Crystal worries she'll be sued. And as Crystal looks to avoid legal trouble, Ben (Matthew Perry) and Alice conspire to keep Alonzo in the dark about their past. Guest starring Jimmy Connors and Fred Savage.
8. The Assistant As Roman receives an unlikely promotion, a confusing email has Ben wondering if his office romance with Alice is really over. While the ensuing confusion reveals that Alonzo is keeping a secret about his ex-wife (guest star Nadege August), Crystal orders Ben (Matthew Perry) to fire their unpredictable P.A. announcer (guest star Richard Kind). Meanwhile, after the Sunshine Center's cleaning woman dies, Crystal offers to arrange the memorial service.
9. Ben and Vivian Ben's (Matthew Perry) latest one-night stand becomes complicated when he discovers that Vivian (guest star Lizzy Caplan) is Crystal's new assistant. And as Crystal (Allison Janney) forgets a promise she made to Roman after she fall in love with a 50-year-old BMX rider (guest star Toby Huss), the Sunshine Center mascot's need for a new office tests the limits of Alonzo's kindness.
|Supporting actors||James Lesure, Nate Torrence, Allison Janney, Portia Doubleday, David Pressman, Josh Zuckerman, Adam Rose, Valerie Azlynn, James Taylor, Paul Rust, Buddy Handleson, Kali Muscle, Michael Cassidy, Ashley Daniels, Thai Edwards|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
I have just watched four episodes of this which comes free in the far-off country where I live and work. My first thought was "this is too good to last on TV." Sure enough. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Lewis Dodgson
I love Matthew Perry and would watch pretty much anything if he was in it, in fact I have. But, this one just made too many good actors into buffoons. Read morePublished 6 months ago by sharon kettelhut
I never was a big television series watcher. So I never got to see this on TV.
So I purchased it , because I came to be a big "Chandler fan" when I purchased
"Friends". Read more
Never purchased this. I do not have any idea if is good or bad but I have no idea how else to get this off my listPublished 17 months ago by Kevin Williamson
We got this because it's a very interesting series; Never had problems viewing the chapters...takes a while to download, but it worth it.Published 19 months ago by Peter Carrero
I first saw this show as a free pilot on iTunes and enjoyed it, mostly for the chemistry between Matthew Perry and Allison Janey. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Ria Darling