Chewing Gum: Season 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

Chewing Gum: Season 1 (2015)




Critic Consensus: Deftly juggling its Christian convictions and crude intentions, Chewing Gum is balanced by a brazen performance from series creator Michaela Cole.


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Comedy series about Tracey Gordon, a religious, Beyoncé-obsessed twenty-something who is fast finding out that the more she learns about the world, the less she understands.


Susan Wokoma
as Cynthia
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Critic Reviews for Chewing Gum: Season 1

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (3)

Chewing Gum is a concentrated burst of life and colour that's a far cry from the stereotypical bleak portrayal of social housing in so-called "gritty" dramas.

November 28, 2017 | Full Review…

The underrated gem is worth a watch.

November 28, 2017 | Full Review…

Like all the best comedy writers, Michaela Coel, who also stars, has a knack for taking an everyday situation and spinning it with the absurd.

January 12, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

The real treat of Chewing Gum is Cole herself, whose demeanor, humor, and fabulous, expressive face make the show what it is.

April 21, 2017 | Full Review…

There's something about the everyday locations that make the outrageous melodrama all the better.

January 15, 2019 | Full Review…

Michaela Coel's comedy about the awkward extremes of spirituality, sex, and relationships is much like its main character - proudly and loudly its own confusing thing.

December 19, 2017 | Full Review…

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