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Parks and Recreation

2011
125 episodes
8 seasons
80user score

Hilarious ensemble comedy that follows Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana, and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.

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Seasons
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Season 8

ended

There won't be a season 8, the show has ended.

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Season 7

13 episodes
Jan 13, 2015

"Parks and Recreation" is a hilarious ensemble comedy that follows Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Ind., and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.

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Season 6

22 episodes
Sep 26, 2013

Does Pawnee have someone with the intelligence, popularity and political savvy to run for higher office? Knope.

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Season 5

22 episodes
Sep 20, 2012

The show follows Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat turned City Councilwoman, and her tireless efforts to make her quintessentially American town just a little bit more fun.

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Season 4

22 episodes
Sep 22, 2011

As with past seasons, it focused on Leslie Knope and her staff at the parks and recreation department of the fictional Indiana town of Pawnee. However, this season featured an overarching story arc, beginning in the first episode and culminating in the finale, where Leslie ran for the city council of Pawnee.

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Season 3

16 episodes
Jan 20, 2011

The third season consisted of several major story arcs, including a complete shutdown of the Pawnee government for budgetary reasons, inspired by the real-life global financial crisis. Other storylines included the parks department's organization of a harvest festival, a romance between Leslie and Ben, and the dating and eventual marriage of Andy Dwyer and April Ludgate.

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Season 2

24 episodes
Sep 17, 2009

Amy Poehler stars as Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department of Pawnee, Indiana. In an attempt to beautify her town — and advance her career — Leslie takes on defensive bureaucrats, cranky neighbors, real estate developers, and single-issue fanatics whose weapons are lawsuits, the jumble of city codes, and the very democratic process that Leslie loves so much.

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Season 1

6 episodes
Apr 9, 2009

From Emmy Award-winning executive producers/writers Greg Daniels (The Office, King of the Hill) and Michael Schur (The Office, Saturday Night Live) comes a new comedy about a place where nothing always gets done . . . small town government.

Casting
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Amy Poehler
Leslie Knope
Profile picture of Aziz Ansari who plays Tom Haverford
Aziz Ansari
Tom Haverford
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Nick Offerman
Ron Swanson
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Aubrey Plaza
April Ludgate
Profile picture of Chris Pratt who plays Andy Dwyer
Chris Pratt
Andy Dwyer
Profile picture of Adam Scott who plays Ben Wyatt
Adam Scott
Ben Wyatt
Profile picture of Jim O'Heir who plays Jerry Gergich
Jim O'Heir
Jerry Gergich
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Retta
Donna Meagle
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TV-14
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