Angry Boys

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Angry Boys is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley, continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series.wikipedia
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Chris Lilley (comedian)

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Angry Boys is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley, continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series.
He is known for his creation and portrayal of several characters in the mockumentary television series We Can Be Heroes: Finding The Australian of the Year (2005), Summer Heights High (2007), Angry Boys (2011), Ja'mie: Private School Girl (2013), Jonah from Tonga (2014), and Lunatics (2019).

Summer Heights High

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Executive producers Chris Lilley and Laura Waters brought together the same team of collaborators from Summer Heights High and We Can Be Heroes to create six characters for the series.
Following the success of Summer Heights High, Lilley premiered his next mockumentary series Angry Boys on 11 May 2011.

S.mouse

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In the twins' bedroom is the "Wall of Legends", pictures of the people they consider their heroes: surfer Blake Oakfield; Japanese skater Tim Okazaki; US rapper S.mouse; bikini model Emily Chase; their late dad; and their Gran.
Shwayne Booth Jr., known as S.mouse (later as S.mouse!), is a fictional character from the Australian mockumentary television series, Angry Boys.

We Can Be Heroes: Finding The Australian of the Year

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Executive producers Chris Lilley and Laura Waters brought together the same team of collaborators from Summer Heights High and We Can Be Heroes to create six characters for the series.
Daniel and his family, along with his mother's boyfriend, regularly feature in Lilley's series Angry Boys, which highlights the lives of the twins.

Squashed Nigga

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"Squashed Nigga" is a song performed by fictional character, S.mouse (played by Chris Lilley), of the Australian television series Angry Boys.

Mockumentary

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Angry Boys is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley, continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series.
Notable popular examples include sitcoms Trailer Park Boys and its films (1998–present), Parks and Recreation (2009–2015), The Office (2005-2013), and Modern Family (2009–present); the American improv comedy Reno 911! (2003–2009); the comedy series The Muppets (2015); Derek (2012–2014); People Just Do Nothing (2011–2018) and the Australian Chris Lilley shows Angry Boys, Summer Heights High, We Can Be Heroes: Finding The Australian of the Year, Ja'mie: Private School Girl and Jonah from Tonga.

Richard Lawson (actor)

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(Richard Lawson), reveals that he went to a predominantly white private school, sang gospel music at church, and begged him for the Wicked soundtrack.

Television in Australia

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Angry Boys is an Australian television mockumentary series written by and starring Chris Lilley, continuing the mockumentary style of his previous series.

Japan

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In Angry Boys, Lilley plays multiple characters: S.mouse, an American rapper; Jen, a manipulative Japanese mother; Blake Oakfield, a champion surfer; Ruth "Gran" Sims, a guard at a juvenile detention facility; and her teenage grandsons, South Australian twins Daniel and Nathan Sims.

South Australia

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In Angry Boys, Lilley plays multiple characters: S.mouse, an American rapper; Jen, a manipulative Japanese mother; Blake Oakfield, a champion surfer; Ruth "Gran" Sims, a guard at a juvenile detention facility; and her teenage grandsons, South Australian twins Daniel and Nathan Sims.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

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The series is a co-production between the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and US cable channel HBO, with a pre-sale to BBC Three in the United Kingdom.

BBC Three

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The series is a co-production between the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and US cable channel HBO, with a pre-sale to BBC Three in the United Kingdom.

ABC (Australian TV channel)

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Filmed in Melbourne, Los Angeles and Tokyo, Angry Boys premièred on 11 May 2011 at 9:00 pm on ABC1.

The Daily Telegraph (Sydney)

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On 25 August 2009, The Daily Telegraph reported that Lilley had planned to release a follow-up series to Summer Heights High, after years of working on the format.

Los Angeles

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Angry Boys was filmed over seven months in more than 70 locations across Australia, Los Angeles and Tokyo.

Tokyo

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Angry Boys was filmed over seven months in more than 70 locations across Australia, Los Angeles and Tokyo.

Comic Relief

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A preview was also shown during the Comic Relief benefit in the United Kingdom on 18 March 2011.

The Age

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During an interview with The Age in May 2011, Waters said that they wanted the series to be a "challenge" to make it more "fun" and believes that they have "taken everything to the next level".

Theme music

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The theme music to Angry Boys was written and produced by Lilley.

Incidental music

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Bryony Marks helped Lilley arrange the theme music and produced all the incidental music in it.

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

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It was recorded over a number of sessions with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, with Lilley on grand piano for some pieces.

Piano

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It was recorded over a number of sessions with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, with Lilley on grand piano for some pieces.

Cruising (driving)

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Daniel and his mates enjoy doing mainies up and down Dunt's main street using his mum's Nissan Pulsar car.