Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (TV Show 2015-present)

Liz Malone, Staff Writer

Are you in search of an award winning show that addresses mental health issues, boy drama, real girl problems and features singing and dancing from actors that come right off the broadway stage? If so, “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” is the show for you.

“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” stars the writer/creator of the show “Rachel Bloom.” The show is about a New York lawyer named Rebecca who absolutely despises her life. One-day she bumps into her ex-boyfriend from summer camp named Josh, and he tells her how he is moving back home to West Covina, California where happiness is. Taking him literally, Rebecca drops everything and moves to West Covina and gets a job and soon plans to make Josh hers in hopes of finding absolute happiness, something she has not had in a long time.

In the series there are also totally awesome musical numbers that have spectacular dancing and relatable lyrics with a wide range of genres. Here is a list of songs to create an idea of the show in your head:

¨Settle For Me¨ by Santino Fontana and Rachel Bloom
¨I´m In a Sexy French Depression¨ by Rachel Bloom
¨Sexy Getting Ready Song¨ by Rachel Bloom
¨Getting Bi¨ by Pete Gardner
¨Heavy Boobs¨ by Rachel Bloom
¨Textmergency¨ by Ester Dean, Briga Heelen and Ivan Hernandez
¨I Have Friends¨ by Rachel Bloom
¨I´m the Villain in My Own Story¨ by Rachel Bloom
¨Remember That We Suffered¨ by Patti LuPone and Tovah Feldshuh

And there’s so much more. “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” has featured 80+ original songs throughout the two seasons it has aired.

“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” airs on the CW and will be back for its third season in the fall. Currently both seasons can be accessed on Netflix, Amazon Video and Hulu; and can be rented off of Youtube, Google Play, Itunes and many more. It is definitely a recommended show for all people to enjoy, especially those who don’t have a clue about where they are in the world.