Arliss gets an offer he can't refuse: find a new home for the L.A. Kings hockey team and become their part-owner. (Season Three) Arliss creates trouble when he considers representing a budding baseball star who was a strike scab. [HBO] HD. So Arliss shops the team to three prospective homes: Raleigh-Durham, Las Vegas and New Mexico. While being nominated for the civic honor ""Man of Our Times,"" Arliss must juggle one client's plans for a same-sex marriage on the opening night of a huge ice-skating tour, Kirby's gambling habit, and another client's financial ruin and impending unemployment. Mike Armstrong, president of multinational CSM, is interested in buying AMM. © 2020 TV.COM, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Rate. Don't have an account? Created by Robert Wuhl. Rate. |, Jun 4, 2018 [HBO] HD. Broadly clever and persistently cynical, Arli$$ is as incisive in its sports satire as it is juvenile in its humor. Home run! (Season One) Arliss loses a huge endorsement deal when a squeaky-clean client gets involved in a scandal. Rita: Sandra Oh. The image is an example of a ticket confirmation email that AMC sent you when you purchased your ticket. But the scripts need work. Arliss never dreamed of selling until he hears what Armstrong's paying. Will it be Raleigh, North Carolina, Las Vegas or New Mexico? In the Season One finale, Arliss brings a hard-luck baseball hero to a home-shopping network. A lot of sitcoms contain no laughs, but arid Arli$$ isn't just mirthless, it's the year's most pathetic rip-off. Travelling or based outside United States? And now, after a chance meeting at the racetrack, Arliss decides to help the downtrodden Rock make some scratch and get back on his feet. (Season One) Arliss's thoughts of financing a corporate jet go awry. You need to be logged in to continue. Wow excellent cast and great jokes! Arli$$: Season 1: Comic actor Robert Wuhl, who created and stars, plays Arliss Michaels, a sports super-agent driven by twin motivations of profit and idealism. Rotten (5). AMM staffers, particularly Kirby, Rita and Stanley, know their boss is up to something and begin to worry about their job security. | By opting to have your ticket verified for this movie, you are allowing us to check the email address associated with your Rotten Tomatoes account against an email address associated with a Fandango ticket purchase for the same movie. A beef-endorsement deal is at "steak" when a holy-roller quarterback is caught scoring with a hooker. The powerful owner (Michael Fairman) of three sports franchises sets out to ruin hard-bargaining Arliss (Robert Wuhl). [HBO] HD. Features cameos by Major Leaguers Ricky Bottalico and Mike Lieberthal and former manager Sparky Anderson. Kirby, Rita and Stanley are kept out of the loop in this case which makes them worry that their boss will sell them out. Arliss agrees to represent a complete outsider in female tennis simply because he fancies her. But the agent has an ace client up his sleeve---a much-heralded high-school basketball star (Ron Sierra) who plans to jump directly to the pros. So Arliss shops the team to three prospective homes: Raleigh-Durham, Las Vegas and New Mexico. While the insanity in [The Larry Sanders Show's] world is all too believeable, Arli$$ foolishly goes over the top in its disappointing and cluttered pilot. A reporter misconstrues one of Arliss's innocent comments, causing the sports agent (Robert Wuhl) to be branded a racist. We use cookies to help give you a better experience on TMDb. This turns the public against him but also attracts a new racist client. S2, Ep5. Features cameos by baseball's Will Clark, football's Nate Newton and announcer Charley Steiner. [HBO] HD. Cameos by sportscasters Al Bernstein, Jim Lampley and Chris Myers. Arliss finds himself with an offer to sell his company, something he never considered until he hears just how much is being offered. Rate. Rate. Arliss: Season 3 Air date: 07 Jun '98 - 13 episodes A behind-the-scenes look at the glitzy, big-money world of professional sports following the eternally optimistic and endlessly resourceful L.A. sports agent Arliss Michaels whose Achilles' heel is his inability to say “no” to clients and employees. [HBO] HD. They won't be able to see your review if you only submit your rating. Arliss has little time to enjoy a pending award when he has to deal with several work fiascos, including Kirby's gambling, a client's financial woes, and another client's same-sex marriage. You can review our cookie policy to learn more. The percentage of users who rated this 3.5 stars or higher. Deacon Henry: George Wallace. In the 12th annual Den of Thieves Rotisserie Baseball League, Arliss and Kirby hope their Frozen Ropes can bring the title back where it belongs, away from cosmetic surgeon Vic Freed and his hated Silicone Valley. Nick Marck, Written by: The owner of a hockey team offers Arliss (Robert Wuhl) a part-ownership if he can ice a deal in a more attractive market. [HBO] HD. (Season One) An innocent remark makes Arliss appear to be a racist and jeopardizes the signing of a big client. (Season Two) Arliss must satisfy the wishes of a young tennis star's mother while trying to rake in the bucks. 'Crossing the Line.' Arliss and Kirby decide to take beach volleyball to the next level by creating a new made-for-TV indoor tour with high-level glitz, oiled bodies, fluorescent sand and heavy promotion. Arliss engages in a love match with an 18-year-old tennis pro (Shannon Elizabeth), whom he agrees to represent despite her overly demanding father (Zitto Kazann). However, Arliss gets the governor to sign off and approve the fight, allowing HBO to televise the Battle in the Bighouse, live from the state penitentiary. Features cameos by Jonathan Silverman, Steve Garvey and Brandon Tartikoff. The humor works on its own merits, but the more you like sports, the more you'll love Arli$$. Discover 'Arli$$,' the hit HBO comedy series starring Robert Wuhl. S3, Ep12 23 Aug. 1998 In the Season Seven premiere, Arliss deals with a beloved baseball legend and his namesake daughter.