The life of a public school epitomized by disobedient student Jonah Takalua, self-absorbed private school exchange student Ja'mie King, and megalomaniac drama teacher Mr. G.
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 Leon (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Joseph (8 episodes, 2007)
Zach Fa'atoe ...
 Thomas (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Ofa (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Doug Peterson (8 episodes, 2007)
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 Sarah Wheatley (8 episodes, 2007)
Stan Roach ...
 Rodney Parsons (8 episodes, 2007)
Elida Brereton ...
 Margaret Murray (7 episodes, 2007)
Danny Alsabbagh ...
 Toby (7 episodes, 2007)
Jessica Featherby ...
 Holly (7 episodes, 2007)
Kristie Coade ...
 Jess (7 episodes, 2007)
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 Kaitlyn (7 episodes, 2007)
Nicole Joy Tan ...
 Bec (7 episodes, 2007)
Tovia Matiasi ...
 Rocky Takalua (6 episodes, 2007)
Maude Davey ...
 Jan Palmer (6 episodes, 2007)
Sally Kingsford ...
 Ashley (6 episodes, 2007)
Ashley McLerie ...
 Keiran (4 episodes, 2007)
Kelly Dingeldei ...
 Candice (4 episodes, 2007)
Scott Louder ...
 Paul Cameron (4 episodes, 2007)
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The life of a public school epitomized by disobedient student Jonah Takalua, self-absorbed private school exchange student Ja'mie King, and megalomaniac drama teacher Mr. G.

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Chris Lilley taught drama classes to get material to play Mr. G. See more »

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Jonah Takalua: Teacher's at this school are so racist. If anything goes wrong, if something goes missing they go "Jonah must have fuckin' done some shit".
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Follows We Can Be Heroes (2005) See more »

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Summer Heights High is the best comedy since We Can Be Heroes.
12 December 2007 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Now having just finished doing a review for We Can Be Heroes this might sound a little samey but this is a great comedy that Chris Lilley has really put his all into. The show is about 3 people at Summer Heights High. The first is Ja'mie who in this series has been transferred to Summer Heights High from her private school, Mr G the music and drama teacher who is gay but I do not think he knows it yet and Jonah the Grade 9 delinquent who has been expelled from 4 schools in 3 years. The show is not as good as We Can Be Heroes but is definitely better then a lot of shows out there and I certainly hope Chris Lilley makes a third show as he is that clever to make it good. Overall this show is another classic from the likes of Chris Lilley and this is a must watch for all fans of comedy. I rate this great show 92%.


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