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 Sheldon Blecher / ... (42 episodes, 2008-2013)
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 Josh Blecher (41 episodes, 2008-2013)
Wendel Meldrum ...
 Anne Blecher (40 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Clara Fine (40 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Miriam Goldstein (39 episodes, 2008-2013)
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 Shandra (27 episodes, 2008-2012)
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 Sam Blecher (26 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Danny Lubbe (23 episodes, 2010-2012)
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 Mr. Lubbe (19 episodes, 2008-2012)
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15-year-old Sheldon Blecher is overweight, with a self-destructive driving instructor father and pyromaniac mother who never quite seem to fit into their community. His egotistical failed-actor brother has just returned home and taken up residence in his bedroom after marking the territory. His family business is on its way down the toilet, and under investigation for tax evasion. AND, on top of all this, he lives in Winnipeg. Written by Breakthrough Films & Television

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An epiphany during his delayed Bar Mitzvah reveals to 15-year-old Sheldon Blecher that his life sucks.

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Easily the best Canadian TV shows ever, and right up there with Freaks & Geeks
18 March 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I can't believe I've never seen this mind blowing clever, hilarious and heartfelt experience before season 3.

Less Than Kind is one of the greatest shows ever made and holds a special place in many a heart right next to Judd Apatow's dearly departed Freaks and Geeks. The cast is so good it's unbelievable. Given the range of subject matter (death, love, sex, shame, coming of age angst) its amazing to watch how every cast member's character has evolved over time. Each character holds my attention when they get their screen time. The comedy itself is very successful but tends to be a bit over the top. Everyone is so great they make it work and its hilarious. I can only imagine what the writer's room is like when they're riffing on Josh and Eric's parts.

If anyone from the show is reading this, don't stop! I joined IMDb just to post this review. It's killing me season 1 and 2 aren't available on DVD yet! HBO get on it!


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