Freaks and Geeks
The universal experience of teenagehood as lived by the regular old freaks and geeks in a Michigan high school, circa 1980, is the subject of this wistful comedy-drama executive-produced by Emmy-winner Judd Apatow and series creator Paul Feig.
Last Episode01x15 Noshing and Moshing Aired: Oct. 17, 2000
The Weirs attend the Sweibers' annual dinner party where Neal rebels against his father and turns his attention to ventriloquism. Kim breaks … [continue reading]
Series Fun Facts
- The actors improvised lines in many of the scenes to achieve a sense of reality.
- Busy Philipps orginally auditioned for the part of Lindsay Weir. The producers did not think she was right for the part but asked her to try out for the supporting role of Kim Kelly.
- Shia LaBeouf auditioned for the role of Neil Schweiber.