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Silicon Valley

Founder Friendly (Season 3, Episode 1)
TV Episode | 29 min | Comedy

After being unceremoniously fired, an angry Richard faces a tough decision: accept the diminished role of CTO, or leave Pied Piper for good. Erlich takes a shine to Jack Barker, Laurie's new choice of CEO, while Dinesh and Gilfoyle weigh ...See moreAfter being unceremoniously fired, an angry Richard faces a tough decision: accept the diminished role of CTO, or leave Pied Piper for good. Erlich takes a shine to Jack Barker, Laurie's new choice of CEO, while Dinesh and Gilfoyle weigh their options in Richard's absence. At Hooli, Gavin tries to improve his image by admitting failure, and Big Head gets wind of major changes. See less
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Director
Writers
Dan O'Keefe | Mike Judge (created by) | John Altschuler (created by) | Dave Krinsky (created by)
Cinematographer
Casting Directors
Nicole Abellera (as Nicole Abellara Hallman) | Jeanne McCarthy | Leslie Woo
Production Designer
Status
Edit Released
Updated Apr 24, 2016

Release date
Apr 24, 2016 (United States)

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35 cast members
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Thomas Middleditch
Richard Hendricks Richard Hendricks   See fewer
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T.J. Miller
Erlich Bachman Erlich Bachman   See fewer
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Josh Brener
Nelson 'Big Head' Bighetti Nelson 'Big Head' Bighetti   See fewer
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Martin Starr
Bertram Gilfoyle Bertram Gilfoyle   See fewer
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Kumail Nanjiani
Dinesh Chugtai Dinesh Chugtai   See fewer
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Amanda Crew
Monica Hall Monica Hall   See fewer
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Zach Woods
Donald 'Jared' Dunn Donald 'Jared' Dunn   See fewer
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Matt Ross
Gavin Belson Gavin Belson   See fewer
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Suzanne Cryer
Laurie Bream Laurie Bream   See fewer
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Jimmy O. Yang
Jian Yang (credit only) Jian Yang (credit only)   See fewer
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Jill E. Alexander
Patrice (as Jill Alexander) Patrice (as Jill Alexander)   See fewer
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Aly Mawji
Naveen Dutt Naveen Dutt   See fewer
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Rogelio T. Ramos
Another Executive (as Rogelio Ramos) Another Executive (as Rogelio Ramos)   See fewer
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Ben Feldman
Ron LaFlamme Ron LaFlamme   See fewer
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Matt McCoy
Pete Monahan Pete Monahan   See fewer
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Gabriel Tigerman
Gary Irving Gary Irving   See fewer
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Stephen Tobolowsky
Jack Barker Jack Barker   See fewer
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Bernard White
Spiritual Advisor Spiritual Advisor   See fewer
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Emily Chang
Emily Chang Emily Chang   See fewer
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Cate Cohen
Melinda Melinda   See fewer
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Mariano 'Big Dawg' Mendoza
Prison Guard (as Mariano Mendoza) Prison Guard (as Mariano Mendoza)   See fewer
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Skyler Seymour
Flutterbeam Founder #1 Flutterbeam Founder #1   See fewer
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Alex Skinner
Flutterbeam Founder #2 Flutterbeam Founder #2   See fewer
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David Storch
Hooli Lawyer Hooli Lawyer   See fewer
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Brad Stone
Brad Stone Brad Stone   See fewer
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Mike Ferguson
Prisoner (uncredited) Prisoner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Samir Patel
Hooli Employee / Flutterbeam Employee (uncredited) Hooli Employee / Flutterbeam Employee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Samuel Platt
Hooli Employee (uncredited) Hooli Employee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8.3 / 10 | 1,133 votes