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Chris Geere Talks Hard Knocks, Modesty Socks and Season 3 of 'You're the Worst'

Chris Geere Talks Hard Knocks, Modesty Socks and Season 3 of ‘You’re the Worst’

You’re the Worst star Chris Geere had known his costar Aya Cash for approximately 48 hours before they filmed their first sex scene. After scoring the role of frustrated novelist Jimmy Shive-Overly—love interest to Cash’s hedonistic music publicist Gretchen Cutler—he came back to America for the first read-through, had a day off and then had to shoot the pilot episode’s boozy hook-up centerpiece, which helped thrust the FX comedy into the running for most hilariously inappropriate show on television. “That was a real baptism of fire,” Geere says. “It was not only my first job in America, but I’d never done a sex scene—never had to wear a sock before. I had to walk around in front of a crew of complete strangers, showing off all my wobbly bits.” You’re the Worst is reminiscent of a more romantic It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, or The Office with a vicious streak. There’s no naughty bits or f-bombs, but everything else is up for grabs. The Season 3 premiere, airing…

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