Bored to Death is a comedy series that ran on HBO from 2009 until 2011.
- In an Entertainment Weekly online video from September 23, 2011, Elmo and Cookie Monster parody the show, dressed as detectives who are extremely bored. EW's Keith Staskiewicz then points out to them that being bored is not really what the show is about.
- F. Murray Abraham played Professor Richard Hawkes in "I've Been Living Like a Demented God!" (2010)
- Ted Danson played George Christopher
- Zach Galifianakis played Ray Hueston
- James Godwin played a puppeteer in "The Black Clock of Time" (2011)
- Bebe Neuwirth played Caroline
- Oliver Platt played Richard Antrem
- Jason Schwartzman played Jonathan Ames
- Sarah Silverman played Counselor
- Mary Steenburgen played Josephine