The lives and loves of six teenagers, set against the background of London in the 21st century
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jemima Rooper ...  Nicki Sutton 76 episodes, 2001-2004
Emily Corrie Emily Corrie ...  Suzanne 'Sooz' Lee / ... 76 episodes, 2001-2004
Orlando Wells Orlando Wells ...  Alexander 'Alex' Stanton / ... 60 episodes, 2001-2004
Ben Waters Ben Waters ...  Robert 'Rob' Conway / ... 60 episodes, 2001-2004
Paul Chequer ...  Jamie Collier 60 episodes, 2001-2004
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Storyline

Six London school kids are best friends. Gorgeous Alex is academically gifted, comes from a good home, has the fine taste of a classy gay boy and proves able to date good catches, including a cop who could have been the love of his life if he hadn't lied about being a minor. Jamie Collier is the clown of the pack, a hopeless optimist, bragger and unreliable, but he means well and tries hard to please. Robert 'Rob' Conway is the most serious one, coming from a broken home with an abusive father, and has to work as a waiter in the gang's favorite pub. Finally there are three neurotic girls they hang out with: pushy Nicki Sutton, hippie rebel Suzanne 'Sooz' Lee and spoiled Sasha Williams, as well as a long list of boy- and girlfriends who come and go, although some have definite long-term potential, such as Alex's gay cop friend Dan Parker who sadly can't risk being find out legally 'raping' a willing minor. Written by KGF Vissers

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

UK | Argentina

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 January 2001 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Así somos See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Budget:

£100,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

(56 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

McFly's 5 Colours in her hair was written about one of the characters in the show. See more »

Quotes

Tyler: Skint isn't a problem. It's a lifestyle.
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Connections

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Great show!!
20 November 2002 | by natrajkSee all my reviews

"As if" is really a great show with good characters. I would call it England's answer to "Dawson's Creek"!! I especially like the characters Sooz, Alex and Jamie. I don't think the characters of Nicki, Sasha and Rob are lifelike... Anyway, the show is great, and I really love. My advice to everyone: Watch it!:)


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