ANDY RICHTER CONTROLS THE UNIVERSE was touted as "the funniest new sitcom of the spring" (2002) by TIME magazine and declared by US Magazine to have "scaled new heights." Set in Chicago, the half hour comedy chronicles the day to day happenings of Andy Richter, an aspiring short story writer working for a large corporation writing "how to" manuals. Andy is constantly thinking about possibilities and how every moment in life could just as easily go another way. Stars: Andy Richter, Paget Brewster, Irene Molloy, Jonathan Slavin, James Patrick Stuart
After more than seven years writing and co-hosting Late Night with Conan O'Brien
, sidekick Andy Richter moved to the forefront in 2002 with the first television series he starred in, Fox Network's Andy Richter Controls the Universe
. It ran over the course of two seasons, and while the mass ratings weren't there for the broadcasts, the series has developed a very devoted following of fans who have passionately wanted a DVD release for the program. We've got great news for all of you this morning!
Paramount Home Entertainment has announced that Andy Richter Controls the Universe - The Complete Series
is coming out on March 24th
. The 417-minute collection of 19 episodes will be presented in full screen video, with English - Stereo audio and closed captioning for the hearing impaired. Pricing and package art aren't available yet, but stay tuned.
Guest stars during the show's run include Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men
), Erik Estrada (CHiPs
), Molly Sims (Las Vegas
), Conan O'Brien (Late Night with Conan O'Brien
), Rose Marie (The Dick Van Dyke Show
), Charles Robinson (Night Court
) and June Lockhart (Lost in Space, Lassie, Petticoat Junction
). Don't miss them!