Sordid Lives: The Series (2008– )

TV Series  |   |  Comedy
8.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.4/10 from 544 users  
Reviews: 13 user | 1 critic

The story of Bible-thumping Baptists, beer-swilling bar trash and everyone in between in a small Texas town, contrasted with the appearance-driven world of Hollywood and the hysterical ... See full summary »

Creator:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb

IMDb Picks: June

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in June, brought to you by Swiffer.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 07 Oct 2010
 
a list of 50 titles
created 12 Feb 2011
 
a list of 220 titles
created 16 Nov 2012
 
a list of 103 titles
created 1 month ago
 
a list of 45 titles
created 2 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Sordid Lives: The Series (2008– )

Sordid Lives: The Series (2008– ) on IMDb 8.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Sordid Lives: The Series.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1   Unknown  
2008   Unknown  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Sordid Lives (2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

As three generations of a family in a small Texas town gather for a funeral, we learn the hilarious, sad, trashy truth of the "Sordid Lives."

Director: Del Shores
Stars: Delta Burke, Bonnie Bedelia, Olivia Newton-John
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An exclusive documentary on the GlamCocks camp at Burning Man Festival.

Director: Vincent Rommelaere
Stars: Shane Jenek
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Director: Emerson Collins
Stars: Del Shores
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Bickering siblings are reunited at their Texas home as their father lies on his deathbed in this black comedy.

Director: Jack Fisk
Stars: Beau Bridges, Keith Carradine, Beverly D'Angelo
Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A teenage hockey player becomes a national sensation.

Director: Michael McGowan
Stars: John McDermott, Noah Reid, Hawksley Workman
The Wilde Girls (TV Movie 2001)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Izzy Wilde a 14 year old girl has the dream of being a singer. Her mom Jasmine Wilde who knows what it was like being in the spotlight doesn't want her child to experience the down sides of... See full summary »

Director: Del Shores
Stars: Olivia Newton-John, Chloe Lattanzi, Swoosie Kurtz
Two of a Kind (1983)
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

God has had just about enough of the human's attitude so he will destroy the planet very soon. It is up to a struggling inventor and a bank teller, both with very amateur criminal minds, to... See full summary »

Director: John Herzfeld
Stars: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Charles Durning
The People's Couch (TV Mini-Series 2013)
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A reality TV show about people's uncensored reaction to television shows.

Stars: Emerson Collins, Samuel Marcus, Teddi Shattuck
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A story centered on abused housewife Willadean Winkler, her relationships with her friends, and her attempts at liberation.

Director: Del Shores
Stars: Beth Grant, Octavia Spencer, Dale Dickey
12 Miles of Bad Road (TV Series 2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A comedy centered around the matriarch (Tomlin) of a wealthy Texas family and the problems they incur due to their wealth and powerful real estate business.

Stars: Lily Tomlin, Mary Kay Place, Leslie Jordan
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

On the day she's laid off from her high-profile ad agency job, Alice is forced to put on a smile as the hostess of a cocktail party for her realtor husband. His three million dollar ... See full summary »

Director: Bradley Steele Harding
Stars: Molly Moroney, Angie Bolling, Rick Espaillat
Short | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Wes Rolan
Stars: Jason Dottley, Drew Shaw
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Sissy Hickey (13 episodes, 2008)
...
 Peggy Ingram (13 episodes, 2008)
...
 Noleta Nethercott (13 episodes, 2008)
...
 Ty Williamson (13 episodes, 2008)
...
 G.W. Nethercott (13 episodes, 2008)
...
 Latrelle Williamson (12 episodes, 2008)
...
 Bitsy Mae Harling (12 episodes, 2008)
Ann Walker ...
 LaVonda Dupree (12 episodes, 2008)
...
 Wardell 'Bubba' Owens (12 episodes, 2008)
...
 Dr. Eve (12 episodes, 2008)
...
 Odell Owens (12 episodes, 2008)
Ted Detwiler ...
 Jacob (12 episodes, 2008)
Sarah Hunley ...
 Juanita Bartlett (12 episodes, 2008)
...
 Earl 'Brother Boy' Ingram (11 episodes, 2008)
...
 Sara Kaufman (11 episodes, 2008)
...
 Bumper (8 episodes, 2008)
...
 Craig Stephen Snow / ... (8 episodes, 2008)
Mary Margaret Lewis ...
 Ethel (7 episodes, 2008)
...
 Glyndora Roberts (6 episodes, 2008)
T. Ashanti Mozelle ...
 Vegas (6 episodes, 2008)
Edit

Storyline

The story of Bible-thumping Baptists, beer-swilling bar trash and everyone in between in a small Texas town, contrasted with the appearance-driven world of Hollywood and the hysterical comedy and tender poignancy that come from learning to be yourself and love the family you have instead of the family you want. Written by fitzwilliam

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A black comedy about white trash!

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

23 July 2008 (USA)  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Sissy Hickey: Now I am all for a few Valium every day, but I have never once lost consciousness before noon.
See more »

Connections

Version of Sordid Lives (2000) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Sordid Lives.... hit's to close to home??
14 July 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Sordid Lives is the most realistic comedy I have ever seen. As someone from a Baptist family, living dead center in the middle of the Bible belt, (South Carolina/Georgia border) this show hits closer so close to home, it makes most people cringe, close their eyes, and turn it off. when no one else is around, it's the first thing they watch. Trailer Parks, hypocrisy, pill-popping, bars, sweet tea, smoking cigarettes, and ending every sentence with, Bless their heart", is as close to southern living as it gets. This is the REAL South, not the Atlanta metro south. Sissy, Latrelle, LaVonda, and the rest, (except for Ty, but more on this later) are fantastic actors. Del Shores either grew up in the South, or did the best research ever done, to get this so right. This show will make you laugh your a** off, from start to finish. the church scenes are REAL, right down to Brother Boy. (I grew up with a dead-ringer to Brother Boy. He was gay, stood 5 feet, and acted EXACTLY like Brother Boy. His name was Brian, and everyone called him cousin Bri) If you want to experience what living in the South is REALLY like, watch this series, but get ready to feel yourself being portrayed somewhere on this show. Two things. One...Ty PLAYS an actor on the show, so his lack of acting ability is most likely intentional. The second thing,,,this show was cancelled after I believe the second season, so the ending is a cliff-hanger that will NEVER be completed, leaving you with this...'ARE YOU KIDDING ME' feeling. Still, take the time to watch the episodes up to then, you will NEVER forget it.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Do You Want Season 2? WayneD1968
Ty storyline mojorock
Juanita Bartlett southpatcher
Any way to watch if you don' get LOGO? jegambi
what network? murreea
Ty telling Aunt LaVonda he was gay. blessedbodhi
Discuss Sordid Lives: The Series (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?