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Happy Endings: The Ballad of Lon Sarofsky

The gang is shocked when Penny rebounds from her breakup with Pete by having a torrid affair with the last man on earth they'd pick for her -- the Car Czar. To make matters worse, she's temporarily living with Brad and Jane, who end up acting like disapproving parents. Meanwhile the friends pressure Max to get a job so he'll stop sponging off them. He decides to enter the "Mr. Gay Gay Chicago" pageant, with Alex and Dave as his coaches.

Source: ABC

Episode Info  

Episode number: 3x20
Production Number: 319
Airdate: Friday April 26th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Seven) Jun 18, 2013
UK (E4) Oct 29, 2013

Guest Stars
Rob CorddryRob Corddry
As Car Czar

Co-Guest Stars
Andy GalaAndy Gala
As Shaun
Kailan WhitakerKailan Whitaker
As Young Dave (as Kai Whitaker)
Main Cast
Casey WilsonCasey Wilson
As Penny


The episode begins at the bar with the gang talking about Penny’s breakup. Penny is presently living with Brad and Jane for some moral support, and they all joke how they are like a mom and dad to Penny. Jane feels Penny should begin dating other guys, but Penny isn’t so sure. Jane isn’t ready to take no for an answer, and she plans a double-date at her house. During the conversation the check arrives, and Max, who is completely broke, says dinner is on him and runs to the door, after telling the rest of the gang to do the same. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorDavid Caspe
Executive ProducerJamie Tarses  |  Jonathan Groff (1)  |  David Caspe  |  Josh Bycel
Co-Executive ProducerErik Sommers  |  Jonathan Fener
ProducerSteven Mesner  |  Matt Nodella
Co-ProducerLon Zimmet  |  Leila Strachan  |  Dan Rubin
Consulting ProducerDaniel Chun  |  Hilary Winston
Associate ProducerCorey Wish  |  Jamie Stern
Production DesignerElizabeth Thinnes
EditorSandra Montiel
CastingSusan Vash
First Assistant DirectorJoan Cunningham
MusicLudwig Göransson
Costume DesignerKeri Smith
Location ManagerBrooks Bonstin
Production CoordinatorMaureen Dunn
Director of PhotographyMichael A. Price
Story EditorBrian Gallivan  |  Sierra Teller Ornelas  |  Gil Ozeri
Executive Story EditorMatthew Libman  |  Daniel Libman
Costume SupervisorMichelle Sandvig
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