The Irrational NBC TV Show
Show Important Facts
- Premise – A comedic drama that explores love, mortality and how memories shape who we are. Stars Jesse L. Martin as a university professor teaching a course on irrationality.
- Cast – Jesse L. Martin plays the lead role of Alec Baker. Also stars Brittany Snow, Nikki M. James, Kulap Vilaysack and Ajay Pandey.
- Creative Team – Written and created by Aseem Batra (Scrubs, I Feel Bad) and based on the novel “The Irrationalist” by Will Clymer.
- Production – Made by Universal Television and ordered straight-to-series by NBC. Filming took place in Los Angeles.
- Tone – Described as an uplifting, heartfelt show that mixes comedy and drama. Explores emotional themes.
- Promotion – NBC has been marketing it as a life-affirming series about rediscovering joy in unexpected places.