The Tribe (1999– )

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A group of young adults struggle to survive in a world where all the adults have been killed by a mysterious virus.

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Series cast summary:
Caleb Ross ...
 Lex (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
Victoria Spence ...
 Salene (252 episodes, 1999-2003)
Meryl Cassie ...
 Ebony (236 episodes, 1999-2003)
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 Trudy (226 episodes, 1999-2003)
Michael Wesley-Smith ...
 Jack (190 episodes, 1999-2003)
Jennyfer Jewell ...
 Ellie (170 episodes, 1999-2003)
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 Bray (167 episodes, 1999-2003)
Beth Allen ...
 Amber / ... (167 episodes, 1999-2003)
Jaimee Kaire-Gataulu ...
 Cloe (157 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Tai-San (148 episodes, 1999-2003)
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 KC / ... (140 episodes, 1999-2003)
Laura Wilson ...
 May (133 episodes, 2000-2003)
Ryan Runciman ...
 Ryan (131 episodes, 1999-2003)
Ashwath Sundaresan ...
 Dal (122 episodes, 1999-2002)
Sarah Major ...
 Patsy (122 episodes, 1999-2002)
Nick Miller ...
 Pride (114 episodes, 2000-2003)
Vanessa Stacey ...
 Alice (110 episodes, 1999-2003)
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'Where the virus came from, no-one knew... from deepest space, bacterial warfare or some nation's scientific experiments gone horrifically wrong? All the Adults are gone... All the teachers are gone... All peace and regular meals are gone... Just tribal instincts and war paint survive. If survival depends on not getting caught by the evil Locusts or rival cyber gang Demon Dogs or just finding your next meal... then the only option is to start your own Tribe.' Written by Anonymous

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Trivia

The song always played in the casino, is actually sung by Caleb Ross(Lex), Dwayne Cameron(Bray) and Daniel James(zoot). See more »

Goofs

In the first episode of the first series when Lex is speaking to Zoot and the Locos he's asked why he wants to be a Locust. When he struggles to answer the question he responds by reading graffiti on the wall which read "Locos are scandalous" and replies to Zoot "You're scandalous". However later in the series when Lex is trying to cook for Zandra; Lex reveals to KC that he can't read. See more »

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Jack: Science not good enough? Here we've got the technology, but NO! Lex wants potion and spells, from the land of Goblins and Giants!
Lex: Why you little...
Jack: Ooh. Is the Zen master gonna lose control?
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Talk about original. This show is available in very few countries, but it really is a gem. Not only does it deal with just about every issue under the sun (illness, death, heartbreak and teen pregnancy), combining it with wacky costumes, hairstyles, make-up, names you wish you had and some of the best talent New Zealand has to offer. There should be more shows like this on TV.


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