Greg Kinnear (Auto Focus, Little Miss Sunshine) returns to the small screen as Tim Kinnear, a kindly shop owner from the folksy small town of
The Sleater Area Adult Forensics Team is played by Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker and Janet Weiss, formerly of the contemporary punk rock trio Sleater-Kinney, which announced its breakup this past month. Though Brownstein, Tucker and Weiss only have a few months of summer stock between them in terms of acting experience, all three are excited about the opportunity to transform the startling lyricism and fiery guitar chords that defined S-K into hearty Midwestern belly laughs, and maybe a few tears. “Wait till you get a load of that Snorlax,” Brownstein laughs. “He’s just bearing down on that ratty cigar, and everything he says is funnier than Oscar the Grouch, Alf, and that girl from 'Small Wonder' combined!”
Sleater-Kinnear will air Wednesdays (9-9:30 p.m., ET/PT) after
We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.
Email us at email@example.com.
Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club
Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.
Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.
Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.