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Mom

Genres: Comedy
Broadcast on: M-Net, Vuzu, Comedy Central Africa, Vuzu Amp, M-Net City, M-Net Family

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Broadcaster information
International channels
CBS : 23 Sep 2013 - 10 May 2018

South African channels

M-Net : 18 Oct 2013 - 03 Nov 2018
Vuzu : 15 Sep 2014 - 23 Apr 2019
M-Net City : 25 May 2015 - 23 Jun 2015
M-Net Family : 10 Nov 2015 - 15 Nov 2016
Comedy Central Africa : 12 Feb 2016 - 16 Oct 2018
Vuzu Amp : 08 Jul 2016 - 22 Jul 2016

About the Show

Mom is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, Eddie Gorodetsky and Gemma Baker about newly sober single mom Christy who is struggling to raise two children in a world full of temptations and pitfalls, while being tested by her formerly estranged, passive-aggressive mother who comes back into her life.

Mom stars Anna Faris as a newly sober single mom raising two children in a world full of temptations and pitfalls, and multiple Emmy Award winner Allison Janney as her critical, estranged mother.

Christy (Faris) is a waitress at a posh Napa Valley establishment who is four months clean and doing her best to be a good mom and overcome a history of questionable choices.

Her sobriety is tested when Bonnie (Janney), her recovering alcoholic mom, reappears chock-full of passive-aggressive insights into Christy's many mistakes.

Bonnie joins Christy's already complicated circle of relationships: her handsome, married boss - and lover - Gabriel (Nate Corddry); the restaurant's hot-tempered chef, Rudy (French Stewart); her pretty, 16-going-on-25-year-old daughter, Violet (Sadie Calvano); her sweet but overly honest son, Roscoe (Blake Garrett Rosenthal); her irresponsible ex-husband and Roscoe's father, Baxter (Matt Jones); and Violet's clueless boyfriend, Luke (Spencer Daniels).

Christy tries to remain positive as she pursues her new path in life, but she faces an uphill battle, surrounded by a dubious support system - and a copious amount of dysfunction.

Chuck Lorre and Eddie Gorodetsky (Two and a Half Men and The Big Bang Theory) are executive producers for Chuck Lorre Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. Pamela Fryman directed the pilot. Gemma Baker co-wrote the pilot with Lorre and Gorodetsky.


Starring

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Christy

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Bonnie

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Violet

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Gabriel

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Baxter

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Rudy

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Luke

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Marjorie

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Jill

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Wendy


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