So now we know at least one of the way’s “Dennis” will appear in some episodes of FXX’s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia this season. And yes, it’s a bit disturbing.
Take a look at the series’ official trailer above, released today. The 13th season premieres on FXX Sept. 5.
Along with Rob McElhenney’s incredibly buff new body – yes, this is the same guy who gained a ton a few seasons back just for some “Fat Mac” laughs – the new trailer includes footage of the buzzed-about Dennis sex doll that apparently will stand in on occasion for Glenn Howerton, the actor (and Sunny co-creator) whose NBC sitcom A.P. Bio has been renewed for a second season. (The character – not the doll – is expected to appear in more than half of the new episodes).
Some other things we learn in the trailer: Dee (Kaitlin Olson) may or may not support Time’s Up (she enters a sexual harassment seminar chanting the phrase and ready to party); Charlie (Charlie Day) does a wicked Kramer impression; and Frank (Danny DeVito) uses a glue gun and lemon juice to close up some gruesome facial wounds.
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As for Mac’s new body, McElhenney suggested at TCA this month that the physique plays on the TV trope of shirtless studs, and it certainly fits in with the newly-out character’s taking part in Philly’s gay pride parade (“Mac Finds His Pride” is the title of a Season 13 episode).
Take a look at the It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia trailer above.
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