“Shrinking” is a new comedy series about a therapist who breaks the rules and tells his clients exactly what he thinks

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8/10 82% 6.3/10

The series is a unique blend of humor, emotion and drama that explores the human condition.

Harrison Ford stars as the therapist, Dr. Jonah Burke. He's joined by his eclectic clientele who have their own life-altering issues to tackle. Jason Segel (“How I Met Your Mother”) plays Cory, a mischievous patient who is always one step ahead of the doctor. Jessica Williams (“The Daily Show With Trevor Noah”) plays Maryann, an artist battling inner demons; Luke Tennie (“Euphoria”) stars as Owen, a young man struggling with his identity; and Michael Urie (“Ugly Betty”) stars as Dr. Burke’s former mentor, now a rival.

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Christa Miller (“Cougar Town”) plays the tough but loving head of Dr. Burke's practice; Lukita Maxwell (“The Good Place”) portrays his receptionist and confidante.

The series is created by Bill Lawrence (“Scrubs”), Jason Segel, Brett Goldstein (“Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return”) and Brian Gallivan (“Mulaney”). Rachna Fruchbom, Bill Posey, Annie Mebane, Wally Baram, Sofi Selig and Neil Goldman serve as writers. James Ponsoldt (“The End of the Tour”), Ry Russo-Young (“Before I Fall”) Randall Winston (“Scrubs”) and Zach Braff (“Wish I Was Here”

Premiere date: January 27, 2023

Production Company: Warner Bros, Doozer Productions

Cast: Harrison Ford, Jason Segel, Jessica Williams, Luke Tennie, Michael Urie, Christa Miller, Lukita Maxwell

Writers: Bill Lawrence, Jason Segel, Brett Goldstein, Brian Gallivan, Rachna Fruchbom, Bill Posely, Annie Mebane, Wally Baram, Sofi Selig, Neil Goldman

Directors: James Ponsoldt, Ry Russo-Young, Randall Winston, Zach Braff
Executive Producers: Bill Lawrence, Jeff Ingold, Liza Katzer, Jason Segel, Neil Goldman, Brett Goldstein, James Ponsoldt, Randall Winston