Jim Rash’s New Show ‘The Writers Room’ Finds Him Interviewing ‘Parks and Rec,’ ‘New Girl’ Writers
Jim Rash, who you may know as Dean Pelton on Community or for his work as a writer/director (The Way, Way Back), has a new show on the Sundance Channel called The Writers’ Room that quietly started up this week. In it, he interviews the writing staff of a different TV show each week. The first season consists of six half-hour episodes with the staffs of Breaking Bad, Parks and Recreation, Dexter, New Girl, Game of Thrones, and American Horror Story. The first episode with the Breaking Bad gang already aired (watch it here), and the Parks and Rec one, featuring Amy Poehler, Mike Schur, Dan Goor, and Joe Mande, is set to air this Monday at 10 (watch a preview here).