Malcolm Barrett stars as Lem Hewitt on ABC's whacky office comedy, Better Off Ted. Lem works as a research scientist under Ted at Veridian Dynamics. Lem is best friends and co-workers with Phil.
The two of them are a deadly pair that can invent whatever hairbrain scheme the powers that be ask for.
Phil: Blobby, like Bobby, only with an l
Lem: Don't name it or you won't want to eat it. Remember Chester the carrot?
Phil: Yeah, I miss him
Ted: At least meat grown in a test tube doesn't feel pain. Please tell me it doesn't feel pain.
Lem: We don't think so.
Phil: Yeah, although interestingly, it does respond to music