When it came time to profile the erstwhile “Happy Endings” star for her new USA Network comedy “Benched,” Backstage reached out to another very funny actor—Michaela Watkins, who co-created the series.
The seriously funny actor talks about the amazing ABC sitcom (seriously, check it out!) and her upcoming comedy series “Benched,” just picked up by USA.
If this fish-out-of-water comedy, directed by Daniel Hsia and starring Daniel Henney, never fulfills the promise of its clever premise, it is nonetheless the announcement of a director and a leading man to watch.
Coupe chatted with us about "Happy Endings" and what she’s learned about improvisation through the years.