HBO's 'Togetherness' has natural, real feel that's unusual for TV

January 12, 2015 4:20 PM

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Brothers Mark and Jay Duplass, who have made many movies together as writers, directors and actors - including "The Puffy Chair," "Jeff, Who Lives at Home" and "The Do-Deca-Pentathlon" - have a TV series now. It's called "Togetherness" and premiered Sunday on HBO. It is a lovely, melancholic comedy about adults, for adults.

Elsewhere on television, Mark is one of the stars of "The League"; Jay plays Jeffrey Tambor's son on "Transparent"; and together they play the midwives in the office upstairs on "The Mindy Show." Jay, who co-wrote and co-directed with Mark, stays behind the camera,

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