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This Is Us 

TV-14 | | Comedy, Drama | TV Series (2016– )
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Follows a unique ensemble, as their paths cross and their life stories interwine, from sharing the same birthday, to so much more than anyone would expect.

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Rebecca Pearson once had a difficult pregnancy with triplets. The resulting births occurred on the same day as her husband Jack Pearson's thirty-sixth birthday. The lives of Rebecca, Jack and their three offspring - Kevin, Kate and Randall - are presented at different points in time. The Rebecca and Jack stories generally take place during the early stage of their marriage, surrounding the birth of the three children, or at different phases of the children's upbringing, which was not always smooth sailing for any of the five. Separate stories concerning Kevin, Kate and Randall are also presented in their adult years, each who has his or her own baggage resulting from that upbringing: Kevin who was generally the neglected one because he had no outward issues; Kate who has always had weight issues; and Randall, the gifted one, being the visible outsider and being the "non-K" child. These stories may demonstrate the emotional ties that exist not only because of being family, but also ... Written by Huggo

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This is real. This is love. This is life.

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When Rebecca and Randall say to each other "I love you", "I love you more", "I love you most", this is a reference to Tangled, in which Mandy Moore stared. See more »

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Best TV show with the most spiritual message ever!
27 October 2016 | by See all my reviews

This is us is not just the best TV show in a very long time, it is also the most heartfelt with such a beautiful spiritual message. The message is that of LOVE, and that we are all in this together, meaning life.

The acting, the writing, the characters and its message are beyond beautiful. It is 100% top quality Television and I can't wait for more of this incredible TV event.

It all starts with Rebecca and Jack in the 70s or early 80s, and gets flashbacks to them in each episode so we can see how it all unfolded to the lives of their three children, one of them a black orphan, Randall (played beautifully by Sterling K.Brown). His biological father William is also casted amazingly by Ron Cephas Jones.

But my favorite 'This Is Us' couple are Kate and Toby, played in a way by Chrissy Metz and Chris Sullivan, that makes you step back and wonder why we have such judgment and disrespect over obese people. Their acting and interactions are by far the best I have ever seen on TV. Their love for each other is over the top and the both deserve Emmy's for their performances.

THIS IS US is the best TV show in the last ten years!


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