After A Detour To Drama, ‘Partners’ Star Sophia Bush Finally Gets To Go For The Laughs

cbs-partners-posterAiring tonight on CBS, PARTNERS takes a page from the lives of WILL & GRACE creators MAX MUTCHNICK and DAVID KOHAN as it centers on the friendship between a gay man and a straight man who share a history and a business. Former NUMBERS star DAVID KRUMHOLTZ (KOHAN/straight) and UGLY BETTY’s MICHAEL URIE (MUTCHNICK/waaaaaaay gay) are joined by their on-screen partners played by SOPHIA BUSH (ONE TREE HILL) and BRANDON ROUTH (SUPERMAN RETURNS).

Probably best known for her role on the popular nighttime soap ONE TREE HILL, SOPHIA BUSH isn’t the first person to come to mind when thinking of sitcoms and broad physical comedy. But, at the Television Critics Association press conference to introduce the new show, BUSH admitted comedy is where her heart has been since she started acting. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)
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PARTNERS airs tonight on CBS

David Krumholtz Gives Us The Straight Scoop On New CBS Comedy ‘Partners’

2012-2013 Series Key ArtMaking its official debut tonight on CBS, PARTNERS is the latest comedy brainchild of WILL & GRACE creators MAX MUTCHNICK and DAVID KOHAN. Taking a page from their own lives and relationship, the story centers on the friendship between a gay man and a straight man who share a history and a business. Former NUMBERS star DAVID KRUMHOLTZ (KOHAN/straight) and UGLY BETTY’s MICHAEL URIE (MUTCHNICK/gaaaaaaaaaaay) are joined by their on-screen partners played by SOPHIA BUSH (ONE TREE HILL) and BRANDON ROUTH (SUPERMAN RETURNS).
At the Television Critics Association press conference to introduce the new show, KRUMHOLTZ talked about playing a character based on a real person. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)
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PARTNERS debuts tonight on NBC

Brandon Routh: Working Hard To Shed That Superman Image

crooked_arrowsSoon to be seen in the feature length film CROOKED ARROWS as a prep school lacrosse coach working to get his guys through a national tournament, actor BRANDON ROUTH has been keeping his dance card pretty full. Next up, he co-stars with SOPHIA BUSH, DAVID KRUMHOLTZ, MICHAEL URIE and MOLLY SHANNON in the new CBS-TV sitcom PARTNERS.
Probably best known for his titular role in the 2006 BRYAN SINGER reboot SUPERMAN RETURNS, ROUTH has been working hard to shed that image. We spoke with him a couple of days ago and he confessed hope that these two new projects will do the trick. (CLICK ON THE MEDIA BAR FOR AUDIO)
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CROOKED ARROWS opens  in limited release 6/1
PARTNERS is on the fall CBS-TV schedule