Dinner for Five

Season 1 Episode 2

Vince Vaughn, Garry Shandling, Cheri Oteri, Peter Falk

Aired Friday 10:00 PM Nov 22, 2001 on IFC



  • Trivia

    • This episode was taped at the restaurant Musso & Frank Grill, located at 6667 Hollywood Blvd. The restaurant first opened in 1919 and is considered the oldest in Hollywood.

  • Quotes

    • (Vince Vaughn lights a cigarette)
      Vince Vaughn: You just quit didn't you?
      Peter Falk: I did.
      Vaughn: One won't kill you.
      Garry Shandling: One won't kill you?
      Cheri Oteri: Don't bring him down with you Vince.
      Shandling: That's a good slogan by the way. That's not a bad phrase for the advertising industry. One won't kill you. A positive message. That line - ever use that with women? One time won't kill you.
      Vaughn: It doesn't work.

  • Notes

    • This episode was filmed in under an hour, the quickest in the history of the show. On average each episode takes about two hours to film.

  • Allusions

    • Smoking laws

      The waiter in the episode notes that smoking is not allowed in restaurants but "here, yes." That's because while the cameras are rolling, the restaurant is considered a location for a film shoot.