Upper Middle Bogan (2013– )

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The story of two families living at opposite ends of the freeway. Bess Denyar is a doctor with a posh mother, Margaret, an architect husband, Danny Bright, and twin 13-year-olds at a ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
 Bess Denyar (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
Patrick Brammall ...
 Danny Bright (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
 Julie Wheeler (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
 Amber Wheeler (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
Rhys Mitchell ...
 Kayne Wheeler (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
Madeleine Jevic ...
 Brianna Wheeler (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
 Edwina Bright (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
Harrison Feldman ...
 Oscar Bright (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
 Shawn Van Winkle (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
Glenn Robbins ...
 Wayne Wheeler (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
 Margaret Denyar (16 episodes, 2013-2014)


The story of two families living at opposite ends of the freeway. Bess Denyar is a doctor with a posh mother, Margaret, an architect husband, Danny Bright, and twin 13-year-olds at a private school, Oscar and Edwina. When Bess finds out that she is adopted, she is stunned, but even more so when she meets her birth parents, Wayne and Julie Wheeler. She also discovers that she has three siblings: Amber, Kayne and Brianna. The 'bogan' Wheelers head up a drag racing team in the outer suburbs and are thrilled to discover the daughter they thought they had lost. Written by anonymous

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24 October 2014 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

We enjoyed the first series and the second series is proving just as good. I won't go into the premise of the show, as that's well documented here by others, but I will say that the concept is excellent and makes for some wonderfully funny situations, especially involving the wonderful Robyn Nevin. The second episode of this new series, about sex education and related topics was totally hilarious. Great performances by everyone, and as usual, well scripted. If you haven't seen it, don't assume it is written at the expense of either upper-middle class or bogans (A peculiarly Australian term for people who are "uncultured" and enjoy life without regard for the social mores. Close, but not quite the same as the US term "red-neck"). The well-crafted characters are all endearing, even the foul-mouthed single mother played by Michala Bana, whose heart-of-gold often shines through the bluff exterior. This is a good quality, intelligently-written comedy, in my humble opinion a credit to the scriptwriter.

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