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The End of the F***ing World 

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James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a road trip in search of her real father.
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Series cast summary:
Jessica Barden ...  Alyssa 8 episodes, 2017
Alex Lawther ...  James 8 episodes, 2017
Steve Oram ...  Phil 7 episodes, 2017
Wunmi Mosaku ...  DC Teri Darego 5 episodes, 2017
Gemma Whelan ...  DC Eunice Noon 5 episodes, 2017
Christine Bottomley ...  Gwen 5 episodes, 2017
Navin Chowdhry ...  Tony 5 episodes, 2017
Jack Veal ...  Little James 5 episodes, 2017
Jonathan Aris ...  Professor Clive Koch 2 episodes, 2017
Barry Ward ...  Leslie 2 episodes, 2017
Kelly Harrison Kelly Harrison ...  Vanessa 2 episodes, 2017
Holly Beechey Holly Beechey ...  Little Alyssa 2 episodes, 2017
Polly Kemp Polly Kemp ...  Rita 2 episodes, 2017
Alex Sawyer ...  Topher 2 episodes, 2017
Eileen Davies ...  Stella 2 episodes, 2017
Kierston Wareing ...  Debbie 2 episodes, 2017
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Based on the award-winning series of comic books by Charles Forsman, The End of the F***ing World invites viewers into the dark and confusing lives of teen outsiders James and Alyssa as they embark on a road trip to find Alyssa's father, who left home when she was a child. Written by ahmetkozan

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5 January 2018 (Germany) See more »

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Based on the graphic novel written and illustrated by Charles Forsman, who is often referred to as the left-handed Frank Miller. Chuck's numerous creative credits also include guest hosting on the popular podcast, Paperkeg. See more »

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Compulsive, binge viewing required.
5 January 2018 | by GraXXoRSee all my reviews

From the first five minutes, I was hooked. And I was hook line and sinkered into thinking it was going to be a teenage angst road movie! Not so! The entirely Adult theme, off kilter storyline and the entirely believable yet totally surreal characters draw you inwards and downwards on an inescapable maelstrom of a tale that forces you to care about the protagonists and their all too tragically inevitable fate.

8 episodes of 20 minutes each are just right for a full evening's viewing. I DARE you to try and stop watching half way through.


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