Drama series following eight women's struggle to lose weight at a weekly slimming club.

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 Kelly Chadwick / ... (25 episodes, 2000-2005)
Janet Dibley ...
 Carol McGary (25 episodes, 2000-2005)
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 Betty Simpson (23 episodes, 2000-2005)
Gaynor Faye ...
 Lauren Harris (22 episodes, 2000-2005)
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 Jamie Rymer (20 episodes, 2000-2005)
Lisa Riley ...
 Rebecca Patterson (19 episodes, 2002-2005)
Lynda Baron ...
 Norma Patterson (19 episodes, 2002-2005)
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 Kevin Chadwick (17 episodes, 2000-2005)
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 Alan Ashburn / ... (14 episodes, 2000-2004)
Kathryn Hunt ...
 Val Lorrimer (13 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Douglas Simpson / ... (11 episodes, 2000-2005)
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 Max Robertson (11 episodes, 2004-2005)
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Drama series following eight women's struggle to lose weight at a weekly slimming club.

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A Drama To Diet For

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12 October 2000 (UK)  »

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Lihavat ystävät  »

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Perfect 10 (Theme Tune)
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Hilarious and subversive
18 May 2002 | by (Tel-Aviv) – See all my reviews

Great cast make this very funny satire on the obsession to lose weight. The great thing about this series is that it does not present fat people as pathetic trying to mock them but as normal people which one can identify with. If you like good comedies, Don't miss!


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