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* {{Yellowface}}: Used by Lilley in his portrayal of Jen Okazaki. Again, like S.mouse above, many also found it disgusting and offensive.
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** S.Mouse

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** S.Mousemouse



* HaveIMentionedIAmGay: Invoked by Tim Okazaki (at the behest of his mother) whose in-universe CatchPhrase seems to be "I'm Gay" or a variation thereof. Subverted when he later publicly reveals he's heterosexual and has a girlfriend.

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* HaveIMentionedIAmGay: Invoked by Tim Okazaki (at at the behest of his mother) whose mother as his in-universe CatchPhrase seems to be "I'm Gay" gay" or a variation thereof. Subverted when he later publicly reveals he's heterosexual and has a girlfriend.
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''Angry Boys'' is a dramedy {{mockumentary}} created by and starring Australian comedian Chris Lilley. The series follows a documentary production chronicling the lives of young adult boys in three continents. The third show done in his familiar mockumentary style, Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:

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''Angry Boys'' is a dramedy {{dramedy}} {{mockumentary}} {{miniseries}} created by and starring Australian comedian Chris Lilley. The third show done in Lilley's familiar mockumentary style, the series follows a the titular fictional documentary production chronicling the lives of young adult boys in three continents. The third show done in his familiar mockumentary style, Once again, Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:
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''Angry Boys'' is a dramedy {{mockumentary}} created by and starring Australian comedian Chris Lilley. The series follows a documentary production chronicling the lives of young adult boys in three continents. The third [[Series/SummerHeightsHigh show]] done in his familiar mockumentary style, Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:

* '''Daniel and Nathan Sims''': A pair of identical twins living with their family on a farm in rural Australia who were [[AscendedExtra previously recurring characters]] from ''We Can Be Heroes''. The documentary focuses on Daniel organizing a farewell party for his brother Nathan whose going off to a deaf school and inviting all their favorite celebrities, namely Tim Okazaki, S.mouse! and Blake Oakfield. Daniel describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".
* '''Ruth "Gran" Sims''': A prison officer at a boys juvenile penitentiary and Daniel and Nate's grandmother. A hardass and a racist, but she cares about her charges.
* '''Shwayne Booth Jr.''' a.k.a '''"S.mouse"''': An American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.
* '''Blake Oakfield''': A former surf champion, and a member of the Mucca Mad Boys, [[{{Expy}} expies]] of the infamous Maroubra Bra Boys.
* '''Jen Okazaki''': Mother and manager of a teenage skateboard star, Tim Okazaki. [[StageMom In pursuit of increasing his notoriety]] [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff in Tokyo]], she wants to market him as a gay skater, [[FauxYay despite his actual orientation]]. Described by Lilley as "the meanest, most awful character I've ever done."

A co-production between TheABC and {{Creator/HBO}}, the same way HBO worked with the BBC on ''Series/{{Extras}}''. Like his previous shows, ''Angry Boys'' mixes CrossesTheLineTwice, RefugeInAudacity comedy and surprisingly insightful satire of modern culture.

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''Angry Boys'' is a dramedy {{mockumentary}} created by and starring Australian comedian Chris Lilley. The series follows a documentary production chronicling the lives of young adult boys in three continents. The third [[Series/SummerHeightsHigh show]] show done in his familiar mockumentary style, Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:

* '''Daniel Daniel and Nathan Sims''': Sims: A pair of identical twins living with their family on a farm in rural Australia who were [[AscendedExtra previously recurring characters]] from ''We Can Be Heroes''. The documentary focuses on Daniel organizing a farewell party for his brother Nathan whose going off to a 2-year program at a deaf school and school, inviting all of their favorite celebrities, celebrities in their "Wall of Legends", namely Tim Okazaki, S.mouse! mouse and Blake Oakfield. Daniel describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".
* '''Ruth Ruth "Gran" Sims''': Sims: A prison officer at a boys juvenile penitentiary and Daniel and Nate's grandmother. A hardass and a racist, but she cares about her charges.
charges. Daniel and Nathan consider her so badass, they even put her in the "Wall of Legends".
* '''Shwayne Shwayne Booth Jr.''' Jr. a.k.a '''"S.mouse"''': "S.mouse": An American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.
* '''Blake Oakfield''': Blake Oakfield: A former surf champion, and a member of the Mucca Mad Boys, [[{{Expy}} expies]] of the infamous Maroubra Bra Boys.
* '''Jen Okazaki''': Jen Okazaki: Mother and manager of a teenage skateboard star, Tim Okazaki. [[StageMom In pursuit of increasing his notoriety]] [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff in Tokyo]], she wants to market him as a gay skater, [[FauxYay despite his actual orientation]]. Described by Lilley as "the meanest, most awful character I've ever done."

A co-production between TheABC and {{Creator/HBO}}, the same way HBO worked with the BBC on ''Series/{{Extras}}''. Like his previous Lilley's [[Series/SummerHeightsHigh previous]] shows, ''Angry Boys'' mixes CrossesTheLineTwice, RefugeInAudacity comedy and surprisingly insightful satire of modern culture.
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* BlackFace: Chris Lilley used this in his depiction of S.mouse. Many people found it disgusting and offensive.

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* BlackFace: Chris Lilley used this in his depiction of S.mouse. Many Naturally, many people found it disgusting and offensive.
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* '''Daniel and Nathan Sims''': A pair of identical twins living with their family on a farm in rural Australia who were [[AscendedExtra previously recurring characters]] from ''We Can Be Heroes''. The documentary focuses on Daniel organizing a farewell party for his brother Nathan whose going off to a deaf school and inviting all their favorite celebrities, namely Tim Okazaki, S.mouse! and Blake Oakfield. Describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".

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* '''Daniel and Nathan Sims''': A pair of identical twins living with their family on a farm in rural Australia who were [[AscendedExtra previously recurring characters]] from ''We Can Be Heroes''. The documentary focuses on Daniel organizing a farewell party for his brother Nathan whose going off to a deaf school and inviting all their favorite celebrities, namely Tim Okazaki, S.mouse! and Blake Oakfield. Describes Daniel describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".



* ComingOutStory: [[spoiler:Inverted with Tim]].

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* ComingOutStory: [[spoiler:Inverted Inverted with Tim]].Tim.



* HaveIMentionedIAmGay: Invoked by Tim Okazaki (at the behest of his mother) whose in-universe CatchPhrase seems to be "I'm Gay" or a variation thereof. [[spoiler: Subverted when he later publicly reveals he's heterosexual and has a girlfriend]].

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* HaveIMentionedIAmGay: Invoked by Tim Okazaki (at the behest of his mother) whose in-universe CatchPhrase seems to be "I'm Gay" or a variation thereof. [[spoiler: Subverted when he later publicly reveals he's heterosexual and has a girlfriend]].girlfriend.
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* '''Shwayne Booth Jr''' a.k.a '''"S.mouse"''': An American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.

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* '''Shwayne Booth Jr''' Jr.''' a.k.a '''"S.mouse"''': An American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.



* HaveIMentionedImGay: Invoked by Tim Okazaki (at the behest of his mother) whose in-universe CatchPhrase seems to be "I'm Gay" or a variation thereof. [[spoiler: Subverted when he later publicly reveals he's heterosexual and has a girlfriend]].

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* HaveIMentionedImGay: HaveIMentionedIAmGay: Invoked by Tim Okazaki (at the behest of his mother) whose in-universe CatchPhrase seems to be "I'm Gay" or a variation thereof. [[spoiler: Subverted when he later publicly reveals he's heterosexual and has a girlfriend]].
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''Angry Boys'' is a dramedy {{mockumentary}} created by and starring Australian comedian Chris Lilley. The series follows a documentary production chronicling the lives of young adult boys in three continents. The [[Series/WeCanBeHeroes third]] [[Series/SummerHeightsHigh show]] done in his familiar mockumentary style, Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:

* Daniel and Nathan Sims: A pair of identical twins living with their family on a farm in rural Australia who were [[AscendedExtra previously recurring characters]] from ''WeCanBeHeroes''. The documentary focuses on Daniel organizing a farewell party for his brother Nathan whose going off to a deaf school and inviting all their favorite celebrities, namely Tim Okazaki, S.mouse! and Blake Oakfield. Daniel [[PromotionToParent has been looking over the family]] since his father's death and hopes to rebuild the farm. Describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".
* Ruth "Gran" Sims: A prison officer at a boys juvenile penitentiary and Daniel and Nate's grandmother. A hardass and a racist, but she cares about her charges.
* Shwayne Booth Jr a.k.a "S.mouse" and later, "S.mouse!".: An American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.
* Blake Oakfield: A former surf champion, and a member of the Mucca Mad Boys, [[{{Expy}} expies]] of the infamous Maroubra Bra Boys.
* Jen Okazaki: Mother and manager of a teenage skateboard star, Tim Okazaki. [[StageMom In pursuit of increasing his notoriety]] [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff in Tokyo]], she wants to market him as a gay skater, [[FauxYay despite his actual orientation]]. Described by Lilley as "the meanest, most awful character I've ever done."

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''Angry Boys'' is a dramedy {{mockumentary}} created by and starring Australian comedian Chris Lilley. The series follows a documentary production chronicling the lives of young adult boys in three continents. The [[Series/WeCanBeHeroes third]] third [[Series/SummerHeightsHigh show]] done in his familiar mockumentary style, Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:

* Daniel '''Daniel and Nathan Sims: Sims''': A pair of identical twins living with their family on a farm in rural Australia who were [[AscendedExtra previously recurring characters]] from ''WeCanBeHeroes''.''We Can Be Heroes''. The documentary focuses on Daniel organizing a farewell party for his brother Nathan whose going off to a deaf school and inviting all their favorite celebrities, namely Tim Okazaki, S.mouse! and Blake Oakfield. Daniel [[PromotionToParent has been looking over the family]] since his father's death and hopes to rebuild the farm. Describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".
* Ruth '''Ruth "Gran" Sims: Sims''': A prison officer at a boys juvenile penitentiary and Daniel and Nate's grandmother. A hardass and a racist, but she cares about her charges.
* Shwayne '''Shwayne Booth Jr Jr''' a.k.a "S.mouse" and later, "S.mouse!".: '''"S.mouse"''': An American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.
* Blake Oakfield: '''Blake Oakfield''': A former surf champion, and a member of the Mucca Mad Boys, [[{{Expy}} expies]] of the infamous Maroubra Bra Boys.
* Jen Okazaki: '''Jen Okazaki''': Mother and manager of a teenage skateboard star, Tim Okazaki. [[StageMom In pursuit of increasing his notoriety]] [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff in Tokyo]], she wants to market him as a gay skater, [[FauxYay despite his actual orientation]]. Described by Lilley as "the meanest, most awful character I've ever done."



* ComingOutStory: [[spoiler:Inverted with Tim]].
* CoolOldGuy: Shwayne Booth Sr., S.mouse's dad.



* DumbassTeenageSon: Shwayne Sr. sees S.mouse as this.



* HaveIMentionedImGay: Invoked by Tim Okazaki (at the behest of his mother) whose in-universe CatchPhrase seems to be "I'm Gay" or a variation thereof. [[spoiler: Subverted when he later publicly reveals he's heterosexual and has a girlfriend]].



* ManipulativeBastard: Jen Okazaki.

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* ManipulativeBastard: [[ManipulativeBastard Manipulative Bitch]]: Jen Okazaki.



* MisplacedKindergartenTeacher: Zigzagged with Gran. She is aware of what her charges have done and isn't afraid to be hard on them. On the other hand, she knits them superhero pyjamas.

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* MisplacedKindergartenTeacher: Zigzagged with Gran. She is aware of what her charges have done and isn't afraid to be hard on them. On the other hand, she knits them superhero pyjamas. pajamas.
* PromotionToParent: Daniel has been looking over the family since his father's death.



** Slow, magical build up as [[spoiler: Nathan sees the Legend's arrive in the final episode.]]

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** Slow, magical build up as [[spoiler: Nathan sees the Legend's Legends arrive in the final episode.]]



* VolleyingInsults: S.Mouse does this with his girlfriend.

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* VolleyingInsults: S.Mouse does this with his girlfriend.
girlfriend and dad.
3rd Jul '16 2:40:18 AM tropeminer
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''Angry Boys'' is a co-production between TheABC and {{Creator/HBO}}, the same way HBO worked with the BBC on Series/{{Extras}}. The series features Daniel organising a farewell party for his brother Nathan and inviting all their favourite celebrities. Like his previous shows, ''Angry Boys'' mixes CrossesTheLineTwice, RefugeInAudacity comedy and surprisingly insightful satire of modern culture.

Australian comedian Chris Lilley's [[Series/WeCanBeHeroes third]] [[Series/SummerHeightsHigh show]] in his familiar {{Mockumentary}} style. Chris Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:

* Nathan and Daniel, a pair of twins living on a farm in rural Australia, return from WeCanBeHeroes. Daniel describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".
* Gran, a prison officer at a boys juvenile penitentiary and Nate and Daniel's grandma. A hardass and a racist, but she cares about her charges.
* S.Mouse, an American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.
* Blake Oakfield, a former surf champion, and a member of the Mucca Mad Boys, [[{{Expy}} expies]] of the infamous Maroubra Bra Boys.
* Jen Okazaki, mother of a teenage skate star. [[StageMom In pursuit of increasing his notoriety]] [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff in Tokyo]], she wants to market him as a gay skater, [[FauxYay despite his actual orientation]]. Described by Lilley as "the meanest, most awful character I've ever done."

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''Angry Boys'' is a co-production between TheABC dramedy {{mockumentary}} created by and {{Creator/HBO}}, the same way HBO worked with the BBC on Series/{{Extras}}. The series features Daniel organising a farewell party for his brother Nathan and inviting all their favourite celebrities. Like his previous shows, ''Angry Boys'' mixes CrossesTheLineTwice, RefugeInAudacity comedy and surprisingly insightful satire of modern culture.

starring Australian comedian Chris Lilley's Lilley. The series follows a documentary production chronicling the lives of young adult boys in three continents. The [[Series/WeCanBeHeroes third]] [[Series/SummerHeightsHigh show]] done in his familiar {{Mockumentary}} style. Chris mockumentary style, Lilley plays [[ActingForTwo multiple characters]], including:

* Daniel and Nathan and Daniel, a Sims: A pair of identical twins living with their family on a farm in rural Australia, return Australia who were [[AscendedExtra previously recurring characters]] from WeCanBeHeroes. ''WeCanBeHeroes''. The documentary focuses on Daniel describes organizing a farewell party for his brother Nathan whose going off to a deaf school and inviting all their favorite celebrities, namely Tim Okazaki, S.mouse! and Blake Oakfield. Daniel [[PromotionToParent has been looking over the family]] since his father's death and hopes to rebuild the farm. Describes Nathan as "mostly deaf, and a little bit retarded".
* Gran, a Ruth "Gran" Sims: A prison officer at a boys juvenile penitentiary and Nate Daniel and Daniel's grandma.Nate's grandmother. A hardass and a racist, but she cares about her charges.
* S.Mouse, an Shwayne Booth Jr a.k.a "S.mouse" and later, "S.mouse!".: An American rapper most famous for his DanceSensation song, "Slap My Elbow". A SouljaBoy {{Expy}}.
* Blake Oakfield, a Oakfield: A former surf champion, and a member of the Mucca Mad Boys, [[{{Expy}} expies]] of the infamous Maroubra Bra Boys.
* Jen Okazaki, mother Okazaki: Mother and manager of a teenage skate star.skateboard star, Tim Okazaki. [[StageMom In pursuit of increasing his notoriety]] [[GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff in Tokyo]], she wants to market him as a gay skater, [[FauxYay despite his actual orientation]]. Described by Lilley as "the meanest, most awful character I've ever done."
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A co-production between TheABC and {{Creator/HBO}}, the same way HBO worked with the BBC on ''Series/{{Extras}}''. Like his previous shows, ''Angry Boys'' mixes CrossesTheLineTwice, RefugeInAudacity comedy and surprisingly insightful satire of modern culture.
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''Angry Boys'' is a co-production between TheABC and {{Creator/HBO}}, the same way HBO worked with the BBC on Series/{{Extras}}. The series features Daniel organising a farewell party for his brother Nathan and inviting all their favourite celebrities. Like his previous shows, ''Angry Boys'' mixes CrossesTheLineTwice, RefugeInAudacity comedy and surprisingly insightful satire of modern culture.



''Angry Boys'' is a co-production between TheABC and {{Creator/HBO}}, the same way HBO worked with the BBC on Series/{{Extras}}. The series features Daniel organising a farewell party for his brother Nathan and inviting all their favourite celebrities. Like his previous shows, ''Angry Boys'' mixes CrossesTheLineTwice, RefugeInAudacity comedy and surprisingly insightful satire of modern culture.
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