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Please Like Me 

Twenty something Josh is going through a number of big changes as he navigates his first decade of adulthood. After being dumped by his girlfriend, he comes to the realization that he is gay.
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Josh Thomas ...  Josh 32 episodes, 2013-2016
Thomas Ward ...  Tom 30 episodes, 2013-2016
John John ...  John the Dog 30 episodes, 2013-2016
Debra Lawrance Debra Lawrance ...  Mum 29 episodes, 2013-2016
David Roberts ...  Dad 27 episodes, 2013-2016
Renee Lim ...  Mae 22 episodes, 2013-2016
Hannah Gadsby ...  Hannah 22 episodes, 2014-2016
Keegan Joyce ...  Arnold 22 episodes, 2014-2016
Caitlin Stasey ...  Claire 21 episodes, 2013-2016
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After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire, and his best friend and house mate Tom, Josh must help his mother with her battle with depression and the rest of his family embrace his new found orientation. All of this becomes a little more complicated when he explores his sexuality with a young and handsome Geoffrey. Written by Amber

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We need more shows like this
11 January 2017 | by vanessasenterstroudSee all my reviews

Please Like Me is a very thoughtful dark comedy, and there isn't anything else quite like it. The writing is amazing. From a first glance this show might appear to be about gay life in Australia, and I've read several descriptions of the show that say something like that, but it's just a really funny show about life, generally, with a main character and many side characters who happen to be gay. It can be dark and depressing at times, and sometimes silly, but always very insightful without trying too hard, being pretentious, or going for shock value like so many shows seems to do for a laugh. We could use a lot more shows like this one.


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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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