Steve Carell's natural amiability allows us to more easily welter in Phil's more unsavory character decisions which includes having his nephew wait in the waiting room of his office for weeks.
He's an agent but he lacks the boorishness of Ari Gold.
Bobby's balance between the two cities he calls home, mimics Woody Allen's long, illustrious trajectory as a member of the New York intelligentsia and a Hollywood staple.
Perhaps he's trying to tell us our problems may seem significant to us and every choice we make means another choice has been deferred, yet in the grand scheme of things, life is ultimately a comedy.
He asks his secretary Veronica "Vonnie" to hang around with Bobby, showing him the touristic places.Goodness knows it could have been easy given the time period of the film (not to mention her previous role in the Twilight Series (2008-2012)), but her strident autonomy keeps us invested.She's a piece of Citrine amid fool's gold, a girl next door above the ostentatiousness of industry fugazi. Much of Bobby's character develops between the intoxicating glamour of Hollywood and the provocative corruptibility of New York City.She is the daughter of Greek-born actor John Aniston and American actress Nancy Dow.Aniston gained worldwide recognition for portraying Rachel Green on the television sitcom Friends (1994–2004), a role which earned her a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.