In Search Party – a new comedy drama thriller series from TBS – Dory (Alia Shawkat) is an upholstery desperately want to shake the life of their paint-by-numbers, if only they could find a reason to do it. So when knowledge of the missing college, Dory takes the opportunity to trace her, the detective-style, as if it were a lifeline, not only for the woman disappeared, hilariously named Chantal Witherbottom, but Dory himself. Soon, Dory and her friends have involved stumble their way through New York City and down the rabbit hole complex that Chantal would go.
Created by Sarah-Violet Bliss, Charles Rogers and Michael Showalter, is the Search Party 10-episode first season as an intimate shot independent film and full of blissfully unaware people. If you are a fan of their previous work, you will notice similarities with the independent film Fort Tilden, who co-directed Bliss and Rogers, and Netflix TV prequel Wet Hot American Summer, Bliss and Showalter wrote together.