At the start of season three, the pizza place is abandoned entirely (hence the change in the show's title), and Berg begins his medical residency.
Pete becomes a vice president of a cosmetics company, and then a firefighter.
Focusing on the lives of twenty-somethings Michael Bergen, Pete Dunville, and Sharon Carter, the show was originally based on the life of its creator.
The fictional "Beacon Street Pizza" was based on a real pizza restaurant named Theo's Pizza in Teele Square, Somerville, Massachusetts, where show creator Kenny Schwartz worked while attending nearby Tufts University.
Two Guys and a Girl (titled Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place for the first two seasons) is an American sitcom created by Kenny Schwartz and Danny Jacobson.
It was originally broadcast on ABC from March 10, 1998, to May 16, 2001. The series starred Ryan Reynolds, Richard Ruccolo, and Traylor Howard as the title characters.
Berg eventually decides to attend medical school and become a doctor, while Pete drops out of architecture classes to become a career counselor.
The second season also introduces Johnny Donnelly (Nathan Fillion), a jukebox repairman who starts dating Sharon, and Ashley Walker (Suzanne Cryer), a medical school classmate of Berg's who competes with him to be top of the class.
The series stars Ryan Reynolds as Michael Leslie "Berg" Bergen, Richard Ruccolo as Peter "Pete" Dunville and Traylor Howard, as campus beauty Sharon Carter (later Carter-Donnelly).
The format of the initial season varied considerably from subsequent seasons.
The first season features Jennifer Westfeldt as Melissa, Pete's girlfriend, and David Ogden Stiers as Mr.
Episodes of season 2 include: "Two Guys, a Girl and an Engagement", "Two Guys, a Girl and a Valentine's Day", and "Two Guys, a Girl and Ashley's Return", all of which mark turning points in the story of the show. Pete confesses his feelings towards Sharon, and Johnny proposes in "... The season ends with Sharon not giving Johnny an answer as well as her realizing she may have feelings for Pete.
Johnny and Sharon break up on Valentine's Day due to Sharon's jealousy of Shaun, Johnny's best friend. It left the show with a cliffhanger after ABC had renewed it for another season.
In the first two seasons, Berg, a slacker, works at a Boston pizza parlor, Beacon Street Pizza, with Pete.