Cheap Theatrix is a 1998 television series that was broadcast in the
United States. The show aired for one season and was directed by Rita
Sheffield and Brett Eichenberger, and written by Buddy Sheffield. The
show starred Rob Bertrand, Mark David and Todd A. Robinson, whom all
played one of the "Five Desperate Guys". A focal point of the show was
the "five desperate guys" who earned their nickname because they were
desperate to get on the show and would do anything to do so.