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Grifting 101 

When a clever clever con man, Professor DeSalvo, uses his class to cheat the study group, they enlist Jeff to get revenge. The situation goes awry as Britta and Dean Pelton get involved in Jeff and Professor DeSalvo's scamming competition.

Director:

Rob Schrab

Writers:

Dan Harmon (created by), Ryan Ridley | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Joel McHale ... Jeff Winger
Gillian Jacobs ... Britta Perry
Danny Pudi ... Abed Nadir
Alison Brie ... Annie Edison
Jim Rash ... Dean Pelton
Ken Jeong ... Ben Chang
Keith David ... Elroy Patashnik
Matt Berry ... Grifting Professor
Erik Charles Nielsen ... Garrett
Richard Erdman ... Leonard
Craig Cackowski ... Officer Cackowski
Paget Brewster ... Frankie Dart
Ryan Ridley ... Telegram Man
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Storyline

When a clever clever con man, Professor DeSalvo, uses his class to cheat the study group, they enlist Jeff to get revenge. The situation goes awry as Britta and Dean Pelton get involved in Jeff and Professor DeSalvo's scamming competition.

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-Y
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 May 2015 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Credits and establishing shots have Saturday Evening Post style illustrations and Scott Joplin's 'The Entertainer', and (other ragtime pieces) are on the soundtrack, and the plot revolves around a grifter and his con game. That describes both the 1973 movie 'The Sting' and this episode. See more »

Crazy Credits

The opening theme song is done in the style of ragtime, echoing the credits to The Sting (1973). See more »

Connections

References Matchstick Men (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

The Entertainer
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Composed by Scott Joplin
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Matt Berry elevates this episode.
25 June 2019 | by jamesflamesburnsSee all my reviews

The always hilarious, booming screen presence of Matt Berry as the gritting professor helps lift what is an otherwise a classic Community episode.


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