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The League

Episodes Available: Seasons 1-3
Stars: Mark Duplass, Nick Kroll, Paul Scheer, Jon LaJoie, Stephen Rannazzisi, Kate Aselton

A weekly show about a bunch of average Joe's infatuated with playing fantasy football? It sounds like a thin, why-don't-they-make-a-reality-show-about-my-friends premise, but FX's The Leaguehas defied such skeptical odds to become a consistently laugh-out-loud charmer, mostly in part to its winning cast.

Exhibiting top-notch, and seemingly effortless, chemistry, the leading men, from Mark Duplass to Nick Kroll, make even the most inconsequential of sight gags and punchlines exceedingly tolerable. It's nothing earth-shattering, but The League doesn't have to be-it's perfectly fine with simply being reliable. —MB

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