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Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce 

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Follows a best-selling author of a self-help book series who is secretly hiding her separation from her husband as she starts to navigate her life as a single woman in her 40s in Los ... See full summary »

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Lisa Edelstein ...  Abby McCarthy 45 episodes, 2014-2018
Beau Garrett ...  Phoebe 45 episodes, 2014-2018
Necar Zadegan ...  Delia 45 episodes, 2014-2018
Alanna Ubach ...  Jo 38 episodes, 2015-2018
Conner Dwelly ...  Lilly McCarthy Novak / ... 34 episodes, 2014-2018
Dylan Schombing ...  Charlie / ... 32 episodes, 2014-2018
Paul Adelstein ...  Jake 31 episodes, 2014-2018
Brian Markinson ...  Albert 31 episodes, 2014-2018
Retta ...  Barbara 27 episodes, 2015-2018
Alison Thornton ...  Zooey 26 episodes, 2015-2018
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Follows a best-selling author of a self-help book series who is secretly hiding her separation from her husband as she starts to navigate her life as a single woman in her 40s in Los Angeles. She starts to side with and take advice more from her divorced friends rather than her married ones, and it leads her to some unexpected and life-changing experiences. Written by Anonymous

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2 December 2014 (USA) See more »

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Hollywood Misogyny at Its Finest
3 January 2016 | by jmcgil22See all my reviews

Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce is Hollywood misogyny at its finest. I am embarrassed for everyone who is involved with this show. The show follows a group of obnoxious, narcissistic selfish, neurotic, and spiteful women who cannot keep it together on any level. None of the characters are likable at all, especially the lead character Abbey. And they all have disastrous personal and professional lives despite their endless supply of life coaches, gurus, shamans, housekeepers and nannies. They are also terrible parents with zero emotional connection to their annoying children. The story lines on the show range from highly implausible to simply ridiculous with cringe-worthy dialog, while the characters' personalities seem to change from one episode to the next. The token gay and minority characters have small roles that do not fit well into the show. Worse, they are sadly stereotypical and completely mundane. I am not sure why Hollywood finds it so difficult to create strong and interesting female characters who actually have it together; characters that would be more representative of the female adult population. Instead they continue to push the same tiring, nagging, hypocritical, intrusive, bitchy, crazy, promiscuous trainwrecks ad nauseam. Come on, Hollywood, try harder!

UPDATE: I just read that Janeane Garofalo left the show in the middle of the first season because of "creative differences". I have a lot of respect for someone who has enough integrity to walk away from this embarrassment, instead of showing up for a paycheck.


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