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SMILF 

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Series (2017– )
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A single, 20-something mom struggles to find a happy work-life balance.

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Frankie Shaw
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Frankie Shaw ...  Bridgette Bird 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Miguel Gomez ...  Rafi 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Samara Weaving ...  Nelson Rose 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Anna Chanel Reimer ...  Larry 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Alexandra Mary Reimer ...  Larry 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Rosie O'Donnell ...  Tutu 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Raven Goodwin ...  Eliza 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Blake Clark ...  Joe 10 episodes, 2017-2019
Connie Britton ...  Ally 8 episodes, 2017-2019
Sherie Rene Scott ...  Aunt Jackie 8 episodes, 2019
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Storyline

Bridgette Bird is a smart, scrappy, young single mom trying to navigate life in South Boston with an extremely unconventional family. She struggles to make ends meet, which leads her to impulsive and at times immature decisions. Above all, Bridgette wants to make a better life for her son. SMILF takes on motherhood, co-parenting, and female sexuality through a raw and unfiltered lens. Don't miss this semi-autobiographical half-hour comedy from the creative mind of Frankie Shaw, an original and fresh new female voice. Written by AnonymousB

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Single. Smart. Southie. (Season 1) See more »

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Comedy

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Official Sites:

SHOWTIME Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 November 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

SMILF See more »

Filming Locations:

Brookline, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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ABC Signature Studios See more »
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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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The role of Bridgette's "son" Larry is shared by twin girls. See more »

Connections

Featured in Conan: Denis Leary/Frankie Shaw/Khalid Rahmaan (2017) See more »

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Better and better
9 December 2017 | by bobatsdiSee all my reviews

I honestly did not expect much figuring that this was a Shameless knockoff just trying to out-shock what shocking things Shameless brings us each week. But I was wrong. The writing is wonderful, bringing unexpected storyline twists in each episode and quickly building viewer empathy for the characters who are caught up in life, but have dreams, and making us care about them. The acting is great, delivering some of Rosie's best work. Gritty, edgy, whatever you want to call it, this is not the same old crappy filler between commercials that is delivered so often.


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