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Life's Too Short Season 1 Episodes

Season 1 Episode Guide

Season 1

7 Episodes 2011 - 2011

This mockumentary follows the life and work of actor and little person Warwick Davis, whose career isn't what it used to be since the days of "Willow" and "Star Wars." Making matters worse are a crumbling marriage and money troubles brought on by an inept accountant. Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant costar, playing themselves. The star-studded season features appearances by Sting, Helena Bonham Carter, Johnny Depp and Liam Neeson.

Episode 1

Episode One

Thu, Nov 10, 2011 30 mins

In the premiere of this mockumentary following the life and career of actor and little person Warwick Davis, Davis is forced to come to terms with a crumbling marriage, meager job prospects and an accountant who is terrible at math. He also seeks advice from Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, who are shocked to learn that Liam Neeson wants to take a stab at comedy.

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Episode 2

Episode Two

Thu, Nov 17, 2011 30 mins

Warwick is thrilled when Johnny Depp calls for help with researching a role, but the "Pirates of the Caribbean" actor's animosity toward Ricky Gervais could scuttle the opportunity. Meanwhile, Warwick agrees to appear at a "Star Wars"-themed wedding.

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Episode 3

Episode Three

Thu, Nov 24, 2011 30 mins

Warwick launches his Web site, but winds up regretting a confrontation with an anonymous commenter. Meanwhile, Warwick jumps at the chance to work on a film with Helena Bonham Carter; and tries to steal the spotlight in an interview with the BBC.

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Episode 4

Episode Four

Thu, Dec 1, 2011 30 mins

Warwick's divorce negotiations are torpedoed by his incompetent accountant, so he turns to Ricky and Stephen for advice during an awkward video chat with Steve Carell. Meanwhile, Warwick fails to impress a real-estate agent, and lobbies for chairmanship of the Society for People of Small Stature.

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Episode 5

Episode Five

Thu, Dec 8, 2011 30 mins

Warwick consults a life coach and explores different faiths by meeting with a priest and a Scientologist. Elsewhere, Warwick begins a search for a new partner after a visit to the dating agency where he met his ex-wife.

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Episode 6

Episode Six

Thu, Dec 15, 2011 30 mins

Warwick hopes to impress a potential girlfriend—and his ex-wife—with a celebrity guest list for a housewarming party at his new apartment, but winds up paying TV personality Cat Deeley to attend when there aren't many RSVPs.

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Episode 7

Episode Seven

Tue, Dec 20, 2011 30 mins

In the first-season finale, Warwick hopes to rub elbows with celebrities at a charity event, but goes overboard trying to impress Sting. Meanwhile, Warwick seeks an end to his divorce proceedings; and tries to patch things up with Amy.

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