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The Letdown 

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Audrey is determined not to be defined by motherhood. In theory, this seems fairly easy. In practice, her career-focused husband, self-obsessed mother, and fancy-free best friend, make it damn near impossible.
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Series cast summary:
Alison Bell ...  Audrey 6 episodes, 2017
Duncan Fellows Duncan Fellows ...  Jeremy 6 episodes, 2017
Leon Ford ...  Ruben 6 episodes, 2017
Noni Hazlehurst ...  Ambrose 6 episodes, 2017
Sacha Horler Sacha Horler ...  Ester 6 episodes, 2017
Celeste Barber ...  Barbara 6 episodes, 2017
Leah Vandenberg ...  Martha 6 episodes, 2017
Lucy Durack ...  Sophie 6 episodes, 2017
Xana Tang ...  Georgia 6 episodes, 2017
Annika Boon Annika Boon ...  Baby Stevie 6 episodes, 2017
Ingrid Boon Ingrid Boon ...  Baby Stevie 6 episodes, 2017
Isabel Macinnis Isabel Macinnis ...  Baby Eva 6 episodes, 2017
Harper Ennis Harper Ennis ...  Baby Kate 6 episodes, 2017
Ivy Ennis Ivy Ennis ...  Baby Kate 6 episodes, 2017
Paloma Lubcke Paloma Lubcke ...  Baby Ziggy Jr / ... 5 episodes, 2017
Flora Lubcke Flora Lubcke ...  Baby Ziggy Jr / ... 5 episodes, 2017
Frankie Pereira Frankie Pereira ...  Baby Teddy 5 episodes, 2017
Luca Pereira Luca Pereira ...  Baby Teddy 5 episodes, 2017
Phillip Macinnis Phillip Macinnis ...  Baby Eva 5 episodes, 2017
Ava Harris Ava Harris ...  Baby Paul 5 episodes, 2017
Zara Harris Zara Harris ...  Baby Paul 5 episodes, 2017
Gareth Davies ...  Pete 3 episodes, 2017


New mother Audrey is having a hard time adjusting to motherhood. Exhausted, struggling to breastfeed and lacking support from her husband, her selfish and flighty mother, and friends who don't invite her out clubbing, she turns to a new mothers group. What she finds is a mixed bag of women and one man who are all in the same boat. Together they are united by their horror birth stories, sleepless nights and loss of identity. The letdown is a humorous yet truthful insight into new parenthood, a must watch that will make you reminisce and cry at the same time. Written by Jane James

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25 October 2017 (Australia) See more »

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Funny & Refreshing for Parents
25 April 2018 | by ariannasingsSee all my reviews

I watch the first two episodes with my husband last night and we laughed so much. It is very serious too. I think parents will think its funny but others may not understand the humor since they have not gone through it. It is refreshing to see something so open to the challenges of parenthood. I am excited to see how far they take it. I hope they make new episodes

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