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This Life 

A series following the lives of Miles, Milly, Warren, Egg and Anna, five young professionals.

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Amy Jenkins
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2   1  
1997   1996  
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jack Davenport ...  Miles Stewart 32 episodes, 1996-1997
Amita Dhiri ...  Milly Nassim 32 episodes, 1996-1997
Andrew Lincoln ...  Edgar 'Egg' Cook 32 episodes, 1996-1997
Daniela Nardini ...  Anna Forbes 32 episodes, 1996-1997
Luisa Bradshaw-White ...  Kira 31 episodes, 1996-1997
David Mallinson ...  Michael O'Donnell / ... 31 episodes, 1996-1997
Steve John Shepherd ...  Jo 31 episodes, 1996-1997
Cyril Nri Cyril Nri ...  Graham 22 episodes, 1996-1997
Ramon Tikaram ...  Ferdy 21 episodes, 1996-1997
Gillian McCutcheon Gillian McCutcheon ...  Therapist 21 episodes, 1996-1997
Natasha Little ...  Rachel 20 episodes, 1997
Jason Hughes ...  Warren Jones 19 episodes, 1996-1997
Geoffrey Bateman Geoffrey Bateman ...  Hooperman / ... 17 episodes, 1996-1997
Juliet Cowan ...  Nicki 15 episodes, 1997
Sacha Craise Sacha Craise ...  Kelly 13 episodes, 1996-1997
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A series following the lives of Miles, Milly, Warren, Egg and Anna, five young professionals.

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Drama

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Official Sites:

World Productions [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 November 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ilyen az élet See more »

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Stereo

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Color
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Quotes

Miles: I'm trying to quit. Do you know these things kill 2000 people every week?
Anna: Imagine it didn't. Imagine there was 2000 more people staying around every week. As it is, there's no room to swing a cat.
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Connections

Remade as First Years (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

This Life Theme
Written by Mark Anderson and Cliff Freeborn
Performed by The Way Out
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Sparkling acting highlights juicy drama/comedy.
9 December 1999 | by ldeorioSee all my reviews

A near-perfect study of life's transitional period between careless partying and responsible adulthood, this addictive British series touches a nerve with anyone who's waged that cumbersome battle. The absorbing characters and first-rate acting draw the viewer in until you feel like you want to jump into the fray yourself. Don't miss this on BBC America.


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