Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (2015–2019)
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I'm So Happy That Josh Is So Happy! 

When Rebecca decides to self-medicate, she begins having hallucinations of Dr. Phil. Meanwhile, Paula contemplates having an affair with a distinguished client; and Josh's friends help him assemble a table for Valencia.


Lawrence Trilling


Rachel Bloom (created by), Aline Brosh McKenna (created by) | 3 more credits »




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Rachel Bloom ... Rebecca Bunch
Vincent Rodriguez III ... Josh Chan
Santino Fontana ... Greg Serrano
Donna Lynne Champlin ... Paula Proctor
Pete Gardner ... Darryl Whitefeather
Vella Lovell ... Heather Davis
Phil McGraw ... Dr. Phil (as Dr. Phil McGraw)
Cedric Yarbrough ... Calvin Young
Stephnie Weir ... Karen
Gabrielle Ruiz ... Valencia Perez
Michael Hyatt ... Dr. Noelle Akopian
David Hull ... White Josh
Erick Lopez ... Hector
Juliet Tondowski ... French Woman
Andy Kreiss Andy Kreiss ... Man


Paula is irked that Rebecca spent Thanksgiving with Greg instead of Josh, and that she is happy about Josh and Valencia moving in together, Rebecca having even bought them the meaningful house warming gift of a rice cooker to bridge their two cultures. But an incident makes Rebecca come to the realization that she isn't really as happy about Josh and Valencia as she had made out. Against the advice of the hallucination of Dr. Phil, Rebecca decides the best way to make herself feel better is to self-medicate. As she threw away all her prescription anti-anxiety medications, she does whatever she needs to to get whatever drugs she can to replace those, which may end up getting her into deeper trouble. Her anxiety issues come at a bad time professionally as Calvin Young, the biggest potential client Whitefeather has ever had, is in southern California from his hometown of Tuscon specifically on a real estate lawyer shopping trip. But it may be Paula, and not Rebecca, who could be the ... Written by Huggo

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Comedy | Musical


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English | French

Release Date:

23 November 2015 (USA) See more »

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Color | Black and White (French fantasy sequence)

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?


Dr. Phil appeared as himself, but he felt the scripted dialogue was an unnatural fit, so he was allowed to improvise. See more »


The blue on Rebecca's teeth disappears when Whitefeather sends her home (before she could possibly have brushed her teeth or otherwise scrubbed the ink off). See more »


Calvin Young: Mmmm! Your perfume is delightful!
Paula Proctor: Thank you. I rubbed a magazine on myself this morning.
Calvin Young: Well, it smells like a cherub dancing in the morning dew.
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References Twilight (2008) See more »


His Status Is... Preferred
Written by Rachel Bloom and Adam Schlesinger and produced by Adam Schlesinger and Steven M. Gold
Performed by Donna Lynne Champlin
[Paula sings the song at the jazz club]
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Rebecca asks Alice
5 December 2019 | by bmcraecSee all my reviews

The decor of the therapist's office featuring white rabbits on a black background is a brilliant reference to Jefferson Airplane's anthem for drug addiction in response to serious emotional trauma.

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