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Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll 

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A middle-aged once famous rock singer, who desperately wants his glory days back, finds out he has a talented daughter, who wants to reunite and front his old band - and date his guitar player. They're dysfunctional, but they don't care.

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Denis Leary
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Series cast summary:
Denis Leary ...  Johnny Rock 20 episodes, 2015-2016
John Corbett ...  Josiah 'Flash' Bacon 20 episodes, 2015-2016
Elizabeth Gillies ...  Gigi 20 episodes, 2015-2016
Elaine Hendrix ...  Ava 20 episodes, 2015-2016
Robert Kelly ...  Bam Bam 20 episodes, 2015-2016
John Ales ...  Rehab 20 episodes, 2015-2016
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A middle-aged once famous rock singer, who desperately wants his glory days back, finds out he has a talented daughter, who wants to reunite and front his old band - and date his guitar player. They're dysfunctional, but they don't care.

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A middle-aged rock 'n roller who desperately wanted to be rich and famous but so far, he's 0 for 2.

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Comedy | Music

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The producers were looking for a girl who could sing live, do comedy, drama, and improv. Jim Serpico's teenage sons suggested Elizabeth Gillies as they were fans of the Nickelodeon musical series Victorious. Jim didn't think a Nickelodeon actress could fit into an FX series but Denis heard her sing immediately put the preconceived notions of Nickelodeon behind them. See more »

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Finally a sitcom with real music and comedy
18 September 2015 | by katbro-84824See all my reviews

Dear God I hope this show isn't getting canceled! It's a beautiful blend of comedy, drama & great music. Haven't laughed out loud to a sitcom since Seinfeld until this show came along.

I'm so sick of reality TV so it's refreshing to see that someone has taken the time to create a show using music as a platform to develop an interesting dynamic of characters and comedy.

And to the guy hating on this show due to the Irish potato famine and an island surrounded by fish: ITS A FICTITIOUS COMEDY, GET OVER IT! If that offends you, then Family Guy shouldn't even be aired!

Great music, Gillies & Leary have amazing father-daughter chemistry, Elaine Hendrix's performances blew me away, didn't know she could actually ACT....LOVE her in this show!

Hoping another season is soon to come!


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16 July 2015 (USA) See more »

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New York City, New York, USA

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