Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Bob Odenkirk: “Lucky Hank”

“Lucky Hank”, based on the 1997 novel “Straight Man” by Richard Russo, is a new series starring Bob Odenkirk (“Better Call Saul”) premiering March 19, 2023 on AMC:

“…set at ‘West Central Pennsylvania University’ the series chronicles the mid-life crisis of ‘William Henry Devereaux, Jr.’ , the unlikely interim chairman of the English department.

“Devereaux hides in the rafters as the faculty vote on his dismissal, and his threat to kill a goose in the campus pond each day until his department receives a budget.

“The series presents flirtations between faculty and students, satire on academic scholarship and stardom, and love and health in the season of grace…”

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