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'Superstore' heads into its Season 1 finale as one of TV's best new comedies

'Superstore' heads into its Season 1 finale as one of TV's best new comedies

There just aren’t enough people talking about NBC freshman comedy “Superstore.”

With its Season 1 finale airing Monday night, “Superstore” has overcome middling initial reviews to become not just the bright spot of NBC’s comedy lineup, but a solid ratings performer, earning an average of 5 million viewers a week with no lead-in programming.

Starring America Ferrera (“Ugly Betty”), who also serves as a producer on the show, and Ben Feldman (“Mad Men”), “Superstore” centers on a Cloud 9 location, a Midwestern big box store populated by a diverse and ridiculous batch of employees, a straight forward set-up...

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