You guys, that new show from the creators of Parks and Recreation? It's actually good!
How crazy is that?!
Oh right, not crazy at all. Because anyone who watches it knows that Parks and Recreation is the best TV comedy on the planet (duh), and based on its first episode, Brooklyn Nine Nine is going to give Parks and Rec a run for its money. And that is saying something.
"When Brooklyn Nine Nine comes out, it's gonna dust Parks and Recreation," Brooklyn star Terry Crews tells me with a ridiculous growl. "We want a death match. Put us in a cage!" And while clearly he's joking, count us in to see Amy Poehler and Brooklyn star Andy Samberg go all Mad Max on each other. Maybe with baby oil. Maybe not. ‘Cause that sounds pervy. What is wrong with you?
Brooklyn Nine Nine, a cop comedy from P-Rex producers Mike Schur and Dan Goor, is, from where we're sitting, the best new TV comedy of the season. And if that doesn't make you want to watch it, here are four more things you need to know: