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Sex Education 

TV-MA | | Comedy, Drama | TV Series (2019– )
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A teenage boy with a sex therapist mother teams up with a high school classmate to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at school.

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Laurie Nunn
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Series cast summary:
Asa Butterfield ...  Otis Milburn 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Gillian Anderson ...  Jean Milburn 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Ncuti Gatwa ...  Eric Effiong 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Emma Mackey ...  Maeve Wiley 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Connor Swindells ...  Adam Groff 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Kedar Williams-Stirling ...  Jackson Marchetti 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Alistair Petrie ...  Michael Groff 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Aimee Lou Wood ...  Aimee Gibbs 16 episodes, 2019-2020
Tanya Reynolds ...  Lily Iglehart 14 episodes, 2019-2020
Patricia Allison ...  Ola Nyman 13 episodes, 2019-2020
Jim Howick ...  Colin Hendricks / ... 13 episodes, 2019-2020
Mimi Keene ...  Ruby Matthews / ... 12 episodes, 2019-2020
Mikael Persbrandt ...  Jakob Nyman 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Rakhee Thakrar ...  Emily Sands 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Simone Ashley ...  Olivia 11 episodes, 2019-2020
Chaneil Kular ...  Anwar 10 episodes, 2019-2020
Chris Jenks ...  Steve Morley 10 episodes, 2019-2020
Hannah Waddingham ...  Sofia Marchetti 10 episodes, 2019-2020
Samantha Spiro ...  Maureen Groff / ... 9 episodes, 2019-2020
Sami Outalbali ...  Rahim 8 episodes, 2020
Chinenye Ezeudu ...  Viv Odesanya 8 episodes, 2020
Sharon Duncan-Brewster ...  Roz Marchetti 8 episodes, 2019-2020
Anne-Marie Duff ...  Erin Wiley 7 episodes, 2020
George Robinson ...  Isaac 7 episodes, 2020
Lisa Palfrey ...  Cynthia 7 episodes, 2019-2020

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"Socially awkward high school student Otis may not have much experience in the lovemaking department, but he gets good guidance on the topic in his personal sex ed course -- living with mom Jean, who is a sex therapist. Being surrounded by manuals, videos and tediously open conversations about sex, Otis has become a reluctant expert on the subject. When his classmates learn about his home life, Otis decides to use his insider knowledge to improve his status at school, so he teams with whip-smart bad girl Maeve to set up an underground sex therapy clinic to deal with their classmates' problems. But through his analysis of teenage sexuality, Otis realizes that he may need some therapy of his own. Written by krmanirethnam

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Comedy | Drama

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The show's British writer, Laurie Nunn, said she intended Sex Education to be an homage to the John Hughes high school films of the 1980s, such as The Breakfast Club (1985) and Pretty in Pink (1986). See more »

Connections

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Heartwarming, Shocking and Hilariously Funny!
26 January 2020 | by melissadavies-45671See all my reviews

All my favourite elements rolled into one. I binged both seasons on Netflix and cannot wait for more. Great writing, great casting and gripping storylines. The best thing about this show is that it is British. It's so refreshing to see real people portrayed instead of glamned up plastic characters like the US school dramas. Please let there be a season 3.


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Official Sites:

Empire Magazine | Official Netflix

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UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 January 2019 (USA) See more »

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