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Brooklyn Nine-Nine: What Is Wrong With You?

It’s been decades since a successful half-hour comedy mined the police procedural genre, but Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Fox, Tuesdays, 8:30/7:30C) aims to be the first hit cop comedy since Barney Miller and its premiere suggests that it just might have a chance.

Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) is the best detective in Brooklyn’s 99th precinct but he’s also the most immature cop in the known universe. When the 99 gets a by-the-book new captain – in the form of the out and proud Ray Holt (Andre Braugher) – Peralta just might have to grow up.

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