'Skins' Series Premiere Recap

Followers of the British series may scoff and declare there's no need for an American version of this show, but I, who is mildly obsessed with the original (which airs on BBC America), encourage my fellow Tony Stonem fans to give this faithful-in-spirit adaptation a shot.

At the very least, it's refreshing to see a teen drama that doesn't focus solely on the melodramatic lives of the rich and privileged.

In case it wasn't clear about three minutes in, this series makes 'Glee,' with its occasional references to losing your virginity, girl-on-girl hook-ups and teen pregnancy, look like a Saturday-morning cartoon. Read More...


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Jan 23, 2011 9:35PM EST

it is the worst show i have ever seen, it is an exact replica of the original and the original is so much better, the acting is shit, the script is basically the same (the changes make it worse) and the filming is terrible.

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