Starved (2005– )

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A comedic look at a support group with eating disorders.

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 Sam (7 episodes, 2005)
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 Billie Frasier (7 episodes, 2005)
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 Adam Williams (7 episodes, 2005)
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 Dan Roundtree (7 episodes, 2005)
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 Amy Roundtree (4 episodes, 2005)
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 Group Leader (4 episodes, 2005)
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 Alison (4 episodes, 2005)
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 Shanti (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Joaney (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Randy (3 episodes, 2005)
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 Submissive (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Charles (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Jerry (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Harold (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Nate (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Heather / ... (2 episodes, 2005)
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 Sarah (2 episodes, 2005)
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Four thirty-something New Yorkers with various eating disorders lean on one another for support in this dark and poignant comedy that chronicles their romantic and personal lives. Sam is a neurotic commitment-phobic stock broker recovering from compulsive overeating; Adam is a bulimic NYPD cop; Dan, who works as a writer, is an overweight compulsive-eater; and Billie is an anorexic/bulimic and aspiring singer/songwriter. Written by DesertShark25

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Brutal, but Great
9 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Yes, it can be hard to watch, but it's great. Yes, people do have eating disorders. Yes, our culture is very messed up in terms of it's relationships with food. These folks lean on each other to help them make it day by day while living with their problems, and trying, trying to get better.

Every character on the show is despicable, and yet entirely sympathetic at the same time. They are written as humans, and humans can be very messed up creatures indeed.

I've struggled with eating issues, and I think this show is right on the money in terms of the self-loathing that comes with trying to attain body perfection. The fact that it's funny as well as touching is just a bonus. Great show.


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