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Banana 

Celebrates love without labels. Join eight different couples on their journey of love, heartbreak, sex, and drama.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Fisayo Akinade ...  Dean Monroe 6 episodes, 2015
Freddie Fox ...  Freddie Baxter 4 episodes, 2015
Vincent Franklin ...  Henry Best 4 episodes, 2015
Letitia Wright ...  Vivienne Scott 3 episodes, 2015
Lynn Hunter ...  Vanessa Moore 3 episodes, 2015
Georgia Henshaw Georgia Henshaw ...  Sian Moore 2 episodes, 2015
Mike Coombes Mike Coombes ...  Meatballs 2 episodes, 2015
Hannah John-Kamen ...  Violet 2 episodes, 2015
Sid Akbar Ali ...  Robbie 2 episodes, 2015
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Celebrates love without labels. Join eight different couples on their journey of love, heartbreak, sex, and drama.

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Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 April 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Banana See more »

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Red Production Company See more »
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Runtime:

(8 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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2.35 : 1
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A good companion to Cucumber
8 May 2018 | by Hobbes1013See all my reviews

This companion series to Cucumber is all about embracing diversity and different characters. The episodes can be a bit uneven, but there are some real gems to look forward to. The second episode and the very special last one come to mind.


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