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* BunnyEarsLawyer: In-universe, Dave is socially-awkward and a bit of a {{Jerkass}}, but he's a fantastic freestyle rapper who never fails to impress.


* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan. He spends most of the episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.

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* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan. He spends most of the episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.rapper.
* UseYourHead: Elz gets taken down by a swift headbutt from {{Music/Marshmello}}, made even worse by the use of his helmet.


* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan. He spends most of the episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.
* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: While the show has received generally positive reviews, the Dave character has not been well-received. Dave treats each of the other main characters poorly at least once but does not face any real repercussions [[spoiler: aside from Ally dumping him at her sister's wedding.]] The other characters have been well received, however.

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* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan. He spends most of the episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.
* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: While the show has received generally positive reviews, the Dave character has not been well-received. Dave treats each of the other main characters poorly at least once but does not face any real repercussions [[spoiler: aside from Ally dumping him at her sister's wedding.]] The other characters have been well received, however.
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* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan. He spends most of the episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.

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* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan. He spends most of the episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.rapper.
* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: While the show has received generally positive reviews, the Dave character has not been well-received. Dave treats each of the other main characters poorly at least once but does not face any real repercussions [[spoiler: aside from Ally dumping him at her sister's wedding.]] The other characters have been well received, however.


Dave is a FXX comedy series starring Dave Burd (AKA Music/LilDicky) and is [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory somewhat based on]] his real-life rise to fame as a rapper. Dave also stars [=GaTa=], his on-stage hype man in the show and real life, Taylor Misiak as Ally, Dave's schooltecher girlfiend, Andrew Santino as Mike, Dave's roommate and later manager, [[{{Music/OFWGKTA}} Travis "Taco" Bennett]] as Elliot AKA "Elz", Dave's longtime friend and DJ, and Christina Ko as Emma, Ally's friend and Dave's graphic designer.

Dave premiered on FXX on 4th of March, 2020, where it has run for one ten-episode season.

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Dave is a FXX [[Creator/FXNetworks FXX]] comedy series starring Dave Burd (AKA Music/LilDicky) and is [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory somewhat based on]] his real-life rise to fame as a rapper. Dave also stars [=GaTa=], his on-stage hype man in the show and real life, Taylor Misiak as Ally, Dave's schooltecher girlfiend, Andrew Santino as Mike, Dave's roommate and later manager, [[{{Music/OFWGKTA}} Travis "Taco" Bennett]] as Elliot AKA "Elz", Dave's longtime friend and DJ, and Christina Ko as Emma, Ally's friend and Dave's graphic designer.

Dave premiered on FXX on 4th of March, 2020, where it has run March 4th, 2020. On May 11th, the show was renewed for one ten-episode a second season.



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* AlcoholInducedIdiocy: When Dave doesn't invite them to a party at JustinBieber's house, Ally and Elz get drunk at a sports bar. Later, they crash Bieber's party anyway, where Elz picks a fight with {{Music/Marshmello}}.

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* AlcoholInducedIdiocy: When Dave doesn't invite them to a party at JustinBieber's Music/JustinBieber's house, Ally and Elz get drunk at a sports bar. Later, they crash Bieber's party anyway, where Elz picks a fight with {{Music/Marshmello}}.



* DisabledCharacterDisabledActor: In "Hype Man", [=GaTa=] is revealed to have bipolar disorder, which the actor also has in real life.


Dave is a FXX comedy series starring Dave Burd (AKA Music/LilDicky) and [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory somewhat based on]] his real-life rise to fame as a rapper. Dave also stars his real-life on-stage hype man [=GaTa=] AsHimself, Taylor Misiak as his schoolteacher girlfriend Ally, Andrew Santino as Dave's roommate and manager Mike, "[[{{Music/OFWGKTA}} Travis "Taco" Bennett]] as Dave's friend and DJ Elliot AKA "Elz", and Christina Ko as Emma, Ally's friend and Dave's graphic designer.

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Dave is a FXX comedy series starring Dave Burd (AKA Music/LilDicky) and is [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory somewhat based on]] his real-life rise to fame as a rapper. Dave also stars [=GaTa=], his real-life on-stage hype man [=GaTa=] AsHimself, in the show and real life, Taylor Misiak as his schoolteacher girlfriend Ally, Dave's schooltecher girlfiend, Andrew Santino as Mike, Dave's roommate and manager Mike, "[[{{Music/OFWGKTA}} later manager, [[{{Music/OFWGKTA}} Travis "Taco" Bennett]] as Dave's friend and DJ Elliot AKA "Elz", Dave's longtime friend and DJ, and Christina Ko as Emma, Ally's friend and Dave's graphic designer.



* AsHimself: Apart from Dave and [=GaTa=], many celebrities also appear on the show as themselves, like Music/JustinBieber, {{Music/Macklemore}}, Benny Blanco, YG, {{Music/Marshmello}}, and [[Series/KeepingUpWithTheKardashians Kourtney Kardashian]].
* ADateWithRosiePalms: In "Hypospadias", Ally catches Dave masturbating with a rubber female sex aid, leading into a discussion about intimacy and Dave's sexual hangups.
* TheCameo: As to be expected of a show about the music industry in LA, there are ''loads'' of them.
* DidYouJustHaveSex: [=GaTa=] takes about five seconds to work out that Els and Emma have been sleeping together.
* RealLifeWritesThePlot: [=GaTa=] is also bipolar in real life.

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* AlcoholInducedIdiocy: When Dave doesn't invite them to a party at JustinBieber's house, Ally and Elz get drunk at a sports bar. Later, they crash Bieber's party anyway, where Elz picks a fight with {{Music/Marshmello}}.
* AsHimself: Apart from Dave and [=GaTa=], many other celebrities also appear on the show as themselves, like such as Music/JustinBieber, {{Music/Macklemore}}, Benny Blanco, YG, {{Music/Marshmello}}, and [[Series/KeepingUpWithTheKardashians Kourtney Kardashian]].
* ADateWithRosiePalms: In "Hypospadias", Ally catches Dave masturbating with a rubber female sex aid, leading into to a discussion about intimacy and Dave's sexual hangups.
* TheCameo: As to be expected of a The show about is set in the modern music industry in LA, so there are ''loads'' of them.
* DidYouJustHaveSex: [=GaTa=] takes about five seconds to work out that Els Elz and Emma have been sleeping together.
* RealLifeWritesThePlot: DisabledCharacterDisabledActor: In "Hype Man", [=GaTa=] is also revealed to have bipolar disorder, which the actor also has in real life.



* SelfDeprecation: As much a part of the fictional Dave's career as the real one. His first viral hit is even called "My Dick Sucks".
* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan of his. He spends the entire episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.

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* SelfDeprecation: As much a part of the fictional Dave's career as the real one. His first in-show viral hit is even called "My Dick Sucks".
* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan of his. fan. He spends most of the entire episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.


* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan of his. He spends the entire episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, his ''other'' favourite white rapper.

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* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan of his. He spends the entire episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, his the kid's ''other'' favourite white rapper.


* AsHimself: Apart from Dave and [=GaTa=], many celebrities also appear on the show as themselves, like Music/JustinBieber, {{Music/Macklemore}}, Music/BennyBlanco, {{Music/YG}}, {{Music/Marshmello}}, and [[Series/KeepingUpWithTheKardashians Kourtney Kardashian]].
* ADateWithRosiePalms: Season 1 episode 3, Hypospadias,
* TheCameo: As to be expected of a show about the music industry in LA, there are loads of them.
* TheDanza: Dave and [=GaTa=].

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* AsHimself: Apart from Dave and [=GaTa=], many celebrities also appear on the show as themselves, like Music/JustinBieber, {{Music/Macklemore}}, Music/BennyBlanco, {{Music/YG}}, Benny Blanco, YG, {{Music/Marshmello}}, and [[Series/KeepingUpWithTheKardashians Kourtney Kardashian]].
* ADateWithRosiePalms: Season 1 episode 3, Hypospadias,
In "Hypospadias", Ally catches Dave masturbating with a rubber female sex aid, leading into a discussion about intimacy and Dave's sexual hangups.
* TheCameo: As to be expected of a show about the music industry in LA, there are loads ''loads'' of them.
* TheDanza: Dave and [=GaTa=].
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* SelfDeprecation: As much a part of the fictional Dave's career as the real one. His first viral hit is even called "My Dick Sucks".

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* SelfDeprecation: As much a part of the fictional Dave's career as the real one. His first viral hit is even called "My Dick Sucks".Sucks".
* ShaggyDogStory: In "Dave's First", Dave is asked to perform at a memorial show for a recently-deceased 10-year-old fan of his. He spends the entire episode writing a song to use at the show, only to be completely replaced at the last minute by {{Music/Macklemore}}, his ''other'' favourite white rapper.

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Dave is a FXX comedy series starring Dave Burd (AKA Music/LilDicky) and [[VeryLooselyBasedOnATrueStory somewhat based on]] his real-life rise to fame as a rapper. Dave also stars his real-life on-stage hype man [=GaTa=] AsHimself, Taylor Misiak as his schoolteacher girlfriend Ally, Andrew Santino as Dave's roommate and manager Mike, "[[{{Music/OFWGKTA}} Travis "Taco" Bennett]] as Dave's friend and DJ Elliot AKA "Elz", and Christina Ko as Emma, Ally's friend and Dave's graphic designer.

Dave premiered on FXX on 4th of March, 2020, where it has run for one ten-episode season.

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!!Lil Dicky's works contain the following tropes:

* AsHimself: Apart from Dave and [=GaTa=], many celebrities also appear on the show as themselves, like Music/JustinBieber, {{Music/Macklemore}}, Music/BennyBlanco, {{Music/YG}}, {{Music/Marshmello}}, and [[Series/KeepingUpWithTheKardashians Kourtney Kardashian]].
* ADateWithRosiePalms: Season 1 episode 3, Hypospadias,
* TheCameo: As to be expected of a show about the music industry in LA, there are loads of them.
* TheDanza: Dave and [=GaTa=].
* DidYouJustHaveSex: [=GaTa=] takes about five seconds to work out that Els and Emma have been sleeping together.
* RealLifeWritesThePlot: [=GaTa=] is also bipolar in real life.
* PrisonRape: Features in the controversial track that Dave want to release as his first single.
* SelfDeprecation: As much a part of the fictional Dave's career as the real one. His first viral hit is even called "My Dick Sucks".

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