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Sordid Lives: The Series 

A prequel to the film of the same name, focusing on the exploits of an eccentric Texan family.

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Del Shores
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Beth Grant ...  Sissy Hickey 12 episodes, 2008
Rue McClanahan ...  Peggy Ingram 12 episodes, 2008
Caroline Rhea ...  Noleta Nethercott 12 episodes, 2008
Jason Dottley ...  Ty Williamson 12 episodes, 2008
David Steen ...  G.W. Nethercott 12 episodes, 2008
Ann Walker ...  LaVonda Dupree 12 episodes, 2008
Bonnie Bedelia ...  Latrelle Williamson 11 episodes, 2008
Olivia Newton-John ...  Bitsy Mae Harling 11 episodes, 2008
Newell Alexander ...  Wardell 'Bubba' Owens 11 episodes, 2008
Rosemary Alexander ...  Dr. Eve 11 episodes, 2008
David Cowgill ...  Odell Owens 11 episodes, 2008
Ted Detwiler Ted Detwiler ...  Jacob 11 episodes, 2008
Sarah Hunley ...  Juanita Bartlett 11 episodes, 2008
Leslie Jordan ...  Earl 'Brother Boy' Ingram 10 episodes, 2008
Sharron Alexis ...  Sara Kaufman 10 episodes, 2008
Mary Margaret Lewis ...  Ethel 8 episodes, 2008
Mitch Carter ...  Bumper 7 episodes, 2008
T. Ashanti Mozelle T. Ashanti Mozelle ...  Vegas 7 episodes, 2008
Craig Taggart ...  Craig Stephen Snow / ... 7 episodes, 2008
Dale Dickey ...  Glyndora Roberts 6 episodes, 2008
Lorna Scott ...  Vera Lisso 5 episodes, 2008
Robert Lewis Stephenson ...  Hunter / ... 5 episodes, 2008
Emerson Collins ...  Max 5 episodes, 2008
Bob Downs Bob Downs ...  Reverend Barnes 5 episodes, 2008
Sharon Garrison ...  Mrs. Barnes 5 episodes, 2008
Georgette Jones ...  Tammy Wynette 5 episodes, 2008
Chris Pudlo ...  Conroy 5 episodes, 2008
Joe Patrick Ward ...  Marshall 5 episodes, 2008
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Storyline

The story of Bible-thumping Baptists, beer-swilling bar trash and everyone in between in a small Texas town, contrasted with the appearance-driven world of Hollywood and the hysterical comedy and tender poignancy that come from learning to be yourself and love the family you have instead of the family you want. Written by fitzwilliam

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A black comedy about white trash!

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 July 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Убогие жизни: Сериал See more »

Filming Locations:

Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

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Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Rue McClanahan was only fourteen years older than Bonnie Bedelia who played her daughter. See more »

Quotes

Sissy Hickey: Now I am all for a few Valium every day, but I have never once lost consciousness before noon.
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Connections

Version of Sordid Lives (2000) See more »

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What a BLAST!!!!
14 July 2010 | by vwagersSee all my reviews

I love this series, I have loaned it out to friends so much I am going to order another DVD from Del Shores site. If I have a stressful day or just want to chill and laugh, I pick one of the shows from the season and I feel great. All of us have family we can identify with from this show. Rue McClanahan was so funny in this show, I understand she was recovering from surgery and still finished her commitments to the show. Leslie Jordan is as funny as anything we have ever seen him in. I loved him on Will and Grace but I hope he gets the opportunity to work more as his character Brother Boy. Caroline Rhea, AWESOME!!! TY, we all need more Jason Dottley in our lives. Sissy played by Beth Grant makes me crack up every time she is on. If you can not laugh at this show, you take life way to serious. Thank you Del Shores, I hope we have more to look forward to with this series.


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