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The Lewis Lectures was a pilot developed for Adult Swim by Merrill Markoe aired in 2002. The pilot starred Jack Black as a Tony Robbins-esque dog.

The episode revolves around Lewis the Labrador lecturing a group of neighborhood dogs on how to best spend their time alone. Lewis live with his unnamed owner and a lap dog named Winky. Using charts and videos of himself following his teachings, Lewis teaches the dogs what activities to complete while their owner is away, such as exercise, staring and eating garbage.


  • Jack Black as Lewis
  • Laura Kightlinger as Winky
  • Merrill Markoe as The Owner


The pilot aired on March 31, 2002, but was not picked up for a full time show.