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The Secret Life of Us 

20-30 somethings living in St Kilda and their dramas in life.
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Series cast summary:
Deborah Mailman ...  Kelly Lewis / ... 88 episodes, 2001-2006
David Tredinnick David Tredinnick ...  Simon Trader 86 episodes, 2001-2005
Samuel Johnson Samuel Johnson ...  Evan Wylde 72 episodes, 2001-2005
Sibylla Budd ...  Gabrielle Kovich 66 episodes, 2001-2003
Spencer McLaren Spencer McLaren ...  Richie Blake 64 episodes, 2001-2003
Abi Tucker ...  Miranda Lang 56 episodes, 2001-2003
Claudia Karvan ...  Dr. Alex Christensen / ... 53 episodes, 2001-2003
Michael Dorman ...  Christian Hayden 47 episodes, 2002-2005
Damian de Montemas ...  Jason Kennedy 44 episodes, 2001-2002
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20-30 somethings living in St Kilda and their dramas in life.

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Country:

Australia

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English

Release Date:

16 July 2001 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Nas Tajni Zivot See more »

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(86 episodes)

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Color
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Trivia

Deborah Mailman (Kelly Lewis), Sibylla Budd (Gabrielle Kovich), & Spencer McLaren (Richie Blake) reprised their roles from the TV Movie, The Secret Life of Us (2001). They also all worked together on Tomorrow, When the War Began (2016) as Kath, Rachel & Daniel respectively. See more »

Quotes

Tom: What's that?
Evan Wylde: It's chicken guts.
Tom: Do you eat it?
Evan Wylde: No.
Ella: What's that?
Evan Wylde: It's chicken guts.
Ella: Do you eat it?
Evan Wylde: No.
Carmen: What's that?
Evan Wylde: Talk about family resemblance! It's chicken guts, and no, I don't eat it.
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Referenced in Big Brother: Day One (2002) See more »

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Death Defy
by Motor Ace
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First class drama - Recommended for all
15 October 2005 | by lloydiwombatboySee all my reviews

I first started watching SLOU on UK TV when it was billed as an Aussie version of the UK series 'This Life' (highly recommended, also). I was instantly hooked. Loved series 1. Was waiting for series on C4 in UK but it never seemed to come. In 2002 I caught the first showings of series 2 in Aus and was gutted that I could only see a couple of episodes. I waited even longer. Eventually, back in the UK, they showed series 2 - at 12:30 am!! What's going on?! Series 3 never aired in the UK, and I bought the DVDs and had them mailed from Aus. Bottom line is this - it's an excellent series that was poorly misrepresented in the UK. I just love to chat to Aussies about the show (before it turned poo in series 4) and will always recommend it to people. One of the best dramas and a great reminder of my time in Aus (and particularly St Kilda)


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