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Watch This: Hulu's Improv Western Quick Draw Is a Refreshing Change of Pace

Nick Brown, John Lehr

There haven't been a lot of comedy westerns save Blazing SaddlesThree Amigos and Wild Wild Westnone of which were released in the new millennium. Thankfully, Hulu breathed new life into the genre with its original series Quick Draw, an improvised comedy from 10 Items or LessJohn Lehrand Nancy Hower.

Quick Draw follows Sheriff John Henry Hoyle (Lehr), a bumbling Harvard grad who is so confident in his intellectual superiority he even boasts about graduating 327th in his class. Now living in Great Bend, Kansas, Hoyle attempts to introduce forensics to the local rubes, who include the dim-witted Deputy Eli (newcomer Nick Brown), the brazen brothel owner Honey (The SopranosAllison Dunbar) and the mopey Undertaker Vernon Shank (Cougar Town's Bob Clendenin).

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