Anyone watch skins?

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Anyone watch skins?

Postby theoldlibrarian » Sat Mar 20, 2010 12:05 pm

In general I don't watch a lot of television but one day I saw an add for a TV program called Skins on E4 and I thought that an upbeat teenage kicks would be nice for a change.
I started watching the program at the start of the thirds series(different characters than 1 and 2) and yesterday I caught the final episode of the series about these characters.
It is about a group of teenagers growing up in Bristol and the hardships they endure. I would definitely recommend Skins to anyone.
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Postby mystmoon » Sat Mar 20, 2010 6:47 pm

Skins was alright when it started, but Misfits is better
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Postby jonhveey » Mon Mar 22, 2010 1:24 pm

The pair, who play Effy Stonem and James Cook in E4 teen drama Skins, dated during the filming of the third series of the show but split up last year.
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Postby Tonyblack » Mon Mar 22, 2010 1:30 pm

I've never heard of Skins - but welcome to the site, jonhveey. :D
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Postby chuckie » Mon Mar 22, 2010 1:34 pm

I've heard of Skins but never watched it.
Welcome jonhveey. :)
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Postby theoldlibrarian » Tue Mar 30, 2010 11:32 am

Its surprisingly well directed, acted and written but if you start watching remember the 1st gen (series 1 + 2) is far more captivating than the 2nd Gen (series 3 +4). They also have another generation of characters in the pipeline.
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Postby MissTeatime » Fri May 21, 2010 6:53 pm

*raises hand hesitantly*

Yes, I watch it. I used to have such a crush on Maxxie.

(A guy my age who tap dances? Okay, he's gay, but WHERE DO THESE GUYS HIDE?!!)

Sorry about my little outburst there. :oops:
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Postby Who's Wee Dug » Tue May 25, 2010 8:48 pm

1st series was really good 2nd began Ok but sort of petered out for me by the 3rd.

And welcome to the forum jonhveey. :)
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Postby shelke » Fri Jul 09, 2010 9:57 pm

I have seen the all and the first series is by far the best of the lot.
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Postby BatrickPatrick » Sat Jul 10, 2010 12:12 pm

I liked the first two series much better than the third and fourth. Almost too much drama in the later ones xD
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Postby Archbishop73 » Tue Jul 27, 2010 12:17 pm

I still stuck in the third series. First one was great fun, the second was quite a bit depressing.

I had preordered series 4 which should be in the mail right now. I try to catch up on series 3 during some rainly autumn Sundays.
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Postby Strider » Thu Aug 19, 2010 11:06 pm

The first series was good and the second one was decent but then they changes all the actors for a new lot as they all left the show and then it good a bit boring and repetitive.
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