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Living the Dream 

Mal, Jen and their two children swap rainy Yorkshire for a new life running a booming RV park in Florida, but it soon becomes clear that they aren't going to be living the dream they had hoped for.
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Series cast summary:
John Crosby ...  Ryan 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Rosie Day ...  Tina Pemberton 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Philip Glenister ...  Mal Pemberton 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Leslie Jordan ...  Aiden 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Brenock O'Connor ...  Freddie Pemberton 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Lesley Sharp ...  Jen Pemberton 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Regina Curtin ...  Dorothy 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Paula Wilcox ...  Maureen 9 episodes, 2017-2019
David de Vries ...  Herman Bloch 6 episodes, 2017-2019
Skylar McNamee ...  Conan Bloch / ... 6 episodes, 2017-2019
Bobby Akers Bobby Akers ...  The Tire Guy 6 episodes, 2017
Michael Ray Davis ...  Pastor Wilson 6 episodes, 2017
Kim Fields ...  Rhoda 6 episodes, 2017
Elgin Lee Elgin Lee ...  Black guy / ... 6 episodes, 2017
Kevin Nash ...  Troy Marshall 6 episodes, 2017
Daisy Fairclough ...  Madison 6 episodes, 2019
Jimmy Akingbola ...  Paul 5 episodes, 2017
Jessica Ellerby ...  Stacee 5 episodes, 2019
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Mal's bought an RV Park with plans for a booming family-run business, but it soon turns out that they are not going to be living the dream they hoped. Before they've even settled in, Mal discovers that the park is home to a group of eccentric residents who are not exactly thrilled to meet their new owners. Meanwhile, Jen has to learn how to survive American suburbia and the kids have to navigate a US high school. With culture clashes aplenty, life in Britain soon seems even further away than they'd thought it would. But with the support of each other and their crazy new friends, they begin to learn how to live the American dream.

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UK

Language:

English

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2017 (UK) See more »

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Savannah, Georgia, USA See more »

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Philip Glenister (Mal) and Lesley Sharp (Jen) already worked together in british drama TV-series Clocking Off, where Philip played James "Mack" Mackintosh, textile factory owner, and Lesley played Trudy Graham, his secretary. See more »

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Mal Pemberton: I want to bring my family to America.
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Great series in great setting
24 November 2017 | by steve-cook245See all my reviews

Great series with a great setting, I find it entertaining, relaxing and wishing I was brave enough to give something like that a go. Look forward to future series. It is very interesting to compare the lifestyles here and in Florida, although I do wonder if the house and cars will be sustainable in the long run. Troy is a great character I think he will end up a friend not enemy!


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