Posts tagged ‘not Skins’

October 2, 2011

The Best Show You’re (Probably) Not Watching

by The Girl

SLiDE is Australian series that began running in mid-August. It is centered around five teenagers in Brisbane (Ed, Tammy, Scarlett, Eva, & Luke).

For many obvious reasons, it is described (but not sold) as Australian Skins. A group of teenagers that randomly become friends, like to party, smoke spliffs, etc. But it is far less dramatic than Skins, just as funny, & much sillier.

And while the opening of the original promo (embedded below) brings to mind the Skins Gen 3 promo, give it a chance! SLiDE is rather amazing & yay for Australia producing content!

After the first episode, or even half way through it, you may think you have a favorite character. Then Scarlett in Episode 5 rolls around & makes you reconsider everything…get ready.

And remember, everyone, “Save the World or Die”….and….

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