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Difficult People 

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Series (2015–2017)
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Life is really tough for Julie Kessler (Julie Klausner) and Billy Epstein (Billy Eichner), two thirty-something aspiring comics living and working in New York City. While their friends and ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Julie Klausner ...  Julie Kessler 28 episodes, 2015-2017
Billy Eichner ...  Billy Epstein 28 episodes, 2015-2017
James Urbaniak ...  Arthur Tack 28 episodes, 2015-2017
Andrea Martin ...  Marilyn Kessler 26 episodes, 2015-2017
Cole Escola ...  Matthew 25 episodes, 2015-2017
Derrick Baskin ...  Nate 18 episodes, 2015-2017
Shakina Nayfack ...  Lola 16 episodes, 2016-2017
Gabourey Sidibe ...  Denise 12 episodes, 2015-2017
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Life is really tough for Julie Kessler (Julie Klausner) and Billy Epstein (Billy Eichner), two thirty-something aspiring comics living and working in New York City. While their friends and acquaintances move on to find success and love, they continue to struggle with careers and relationships, getting more bitter by the day. Written by Anon

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It's not them. It's you. (Season 2) See more »

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The whole season was written in advance, so scenes from different episodes were shot in a row, based on the location available. See more »

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Referenced in The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown (2018) See more »

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Way over-hyped.
18 August 2015 | by gloogun_08See all my reviews

It's a little inaccessible. The jokes would be funny, if I actually knew what the heck they were talking about. I don't live under a rock either, I follow pop culture. The casting is terrible. Is her dumb boyfriends supposed to be a straight man who is interested in this fat, uncharismatic, self-absorbed girl? He is an unnecessary character; somehow, he doesn't hang out with Billy and Julie, but he is in no way a foil to Billy. He's like a redundant piece of furniture. I think pretty much everything about this show (with the exception of Julie's costume design) is terrible. They somehow manage to make her appear smaller. But honestly, she's not cute, and she's barely funny, and this entire show is pretty indulgent. If you're not cute, be funny at least.


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5 August 2015 (USA) See more »

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