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Kim's Convenience 

TV-14 | | Comedy | TV Series (2016– )
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The misadventures of a Korean-Canadian family running a convenience store.
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Series cast summary:
Paul Sun-Hyung Lee ...  Appa 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Jean Yoon ...  Umma 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Andrea Bang ...  Janet 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Simu Liu ...  Jung 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Andrew Phung ...  Kimchee Han 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Nicole Power ...  Shannon Ross 39 episodes, 2016-2019
Ben Beauchemin ...  Gerald Tremblay 29 episodes, 2016-2019
Michael Musi ...  Terence 26 episodes, 2016-2019
Sugith Varughese ...  Mr. Mehta 17 episodes, 2016-2019
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Kim's Convenience tells the funny and heartfelt story of the Kim family. Mr. and Mrs. Kim are Korean Canadian convenience store owners who have worked hard to give their now-twenty-something children, Janet and Jung, a better life in Canada. This single camera comedy finds laughter in the trials of running a literal 'Mom and Pop' shop while raising kids in a culture not quite your own.

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2016 (Canada) See more »

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, who plays Mr. Kim/Appa, is ten years younger than Jean Yoon, who plays the wife/mother, Mrs. Kim/Umma. See more »

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A wholesome version of The Simpsons
16 August 2017 | by orujeedawaSee all my reviews

I was highly impressed by by Kim's Convenience. Characters both main and supporting are all very strong and well written -- meaning all of them can definitely hold their own story lines in episodes. I absolutely loved when the writers would have story lines which would focus on one of the main characters as well as supports (need more Mr. Kim and Kimchi adventures!).

All in all this is one of the most wholesome shows on TV I've enjoyed in a long time; definitely fun for the whole family!


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