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GLOW 

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A look at the personal and professional lives of a group of women who perform for a wrestling organization in Los Angeles during the 1980s.
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 11 wins & 82 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Alison Brie ...  Ruth Wilder 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Betty Gilpin ...  Debbie Eagan 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Britt Baron ...  Justine Biagi 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Sydelle Noel ...  Cherry Bang 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Kate Nash ...  Rhonda Richardson 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Britney Young ...  Carmen Wade 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Gayle Rankin ...  Sheila the She-Wolf 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Marc Maron ...  Sam Sylvia 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Kia Stevens ...  Tammé Dawson 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Jackie Tohn ...  Melanie Rosen 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Kimmy Gatewood ...  Stacey Beswick 29 episodes, 2017-2019
Sunita Mani ...  Arthie Premkumar 29 episodes, 2017-2019
Rebekka Johnson ...  Dawn Rivecca 29 episodes, 2017-2019
Ellen Wong ...  Jenny Chey 29 episodes, 2017-2019
Chris Lowell ...  Bash Howard 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Marianna Palka ...  Reggie Walsh 23 episodes, 2017-2019
Shakira Barrera ...  Yolanda Rivas 18 episodes, 2018-2019
Bashir Salahuddin ...  Keith Bang 17 episodes, 2017-2019
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A look at the personal and professional lives of a group of women who perform for a wrestling organization in Los Angeles during the 1980s.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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The girls are back in town. (Season 2)

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Comedy | Drama | Sport

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 June 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Glow See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Alison Brie revealed in a Playboy interview that there are huge groups of fans who have had a fixation with her boobs during her career, starting with the show Community, and that many of them have posted online that they wished she would do nude scenes on screen so they could finally see her boobs. But ironically, because of all the fitness training she did for GLOW, by the time she was ready to film her first nude scene, she was the most muscular she's ever been so her boobs are the smallest they've ever been. "It's sort of like a fuck-you to the boob-fetish people," she said. See more »

Goofs

There are many moments throughout the show where the wrestlers break kayfabe (the traditional practice of continually maintaining the illusion that professional wrestling is a real competition) during matches. While kayfabe is only loosely followed by most modern wrestlers, it was still taken very seriously in the 1980s. See more »

Crazy Credits

The first episode of each season is the only one to show the opening credits at the beginning of the show, plus it plays Scandal's "The Warrior". Every other episode in a season is a cold opening with the opening credits at the end. See more »

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An instant '80's' classic made better through diverse casting and taboo breaking story lines!
27 June 2017 | by francesca-80418See all my reviews

I adored it! I watched it twice through straight away. Take every lighthearted, cult 80's film from your youth and roll them into one, then inject the diverse casting and perspectives that all of those films were sorely missing, sprinkle on some amazing 80's fashion and music, serve with some fearless subject matter (storylines covering miscarriage and abortion, misogyny, anxiety. Racism and infidelity) and you get GLOW! What cinema in the 80's SHOULD have looked like. Just like Dirty Dancing, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Back to the Future and The Breakfast Club, this show is going to be one that I watch again and again....and again. Something that I put on when life gets stressful and I just need to disappear into my kitsch 80's fantasy for a while. The episodes are short but impactful, the dialogue is fun and full of humour, after watching it you and your friends will just want to dress up like a wrestlers and start practising moves on each other! An all round hit for me, 10/10!


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