Community is an American television sitcom created by Dan Harmon about a suspended lawyer who is back in school after his college degree is deemed invalid by the State Bar, and his experiences attending fictional Greendale Community College in Greendale, Colorado.
The series premiered in the USA on NBC on 17 September, 2009.
Community premiered in South Africa on DStv's Vuzu channel on Wednesday 7 April 2010, at 19h00. It also began airing on DStv's M-Net Series channel from Season 3 onwards. See "Seasons" below for seasonal broadcast dates and times.
Season 3 premiered on Vuzu on Monday 10 June 2013, at 22h30. New episodes broadcast on Mondays and Wednesdays at the same time. There are 22 episodes in the third season.
From Dan Harmon and Emmy Award-winning directors Joe and Anthony Russo comes Community, a smart comedy series about a band of misfits who attend Greendale Community College.
At the centre of the group is Jeff Winger (Joel McHale), a fast-talkin' lawyer whose degree has been revoked.
With some help from his fellow classmates, Winger forms a study group who eventually learn more about themselves than their course work.
Also among the series stars who comprise the group are comedy legend Chevy Chase as Pierce, a man whose life experience has brought him infinite wisdom; Gillian Jacobs as Britta, the 28-year old drop out with something to prove; Yvette Nicole Brown as Shirley, a sassy middle-aged divorcée; Danny Pudi as Abed, a pop culture junkie; Alison Brie as Annie, a high-strung perfectionist; Donald Glover as Troy, a former high school football star trying to find his way and Ken Jeong as Spanish professor, Señor Chang.
Community is a Krasnoff Foster Entertainment, Harmonious Claptrap, Russo Brothers production, Universal Media Studios production in association with Sony Pictures Television.
Russ Krasnoff, Dan Harmon, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Garrett Donovan, Neil Goldman and Gary Foster serve as executive producers. Joe and Anthony Russo directed the pilot, written by Harmon.
Note: the first two seasons did not air on M-Net Series.
Season 1 (25 episodes)
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 7 Apr 2010 | Finale: 22 Sep 2010 | Wednesdays, 19h00
Season 2 (24 episodes)
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 2 Feb 2011 | Finale: 13 Jul 2011 | Wednesdays, 19h00
Season 3 (22 episodes)
Channel: M-Net Series | Premiere: 28 Jul 2012 | Finale: 22 Dec 2012 | Saturdays, 19h00
Channel: Vuzu | Premiere: 10 Jun 2013 | Finale: 21 Aug 2013 | Mon/Wed, 22h30