Angry Boys characters played by Chris Lilley
Daniel and Nathan Sims
Seventeen-year-old identical twins Daniel and Nathan live on a small farm with their family in the rural town of Dunt in South Australia. They live with their mother, two younger brothers, a sister, and now their mother’s new boyfriend, Steve.Watch Daniel and Nathan in 'Sneaky Nuts'
Gran (Ruth Sims)
Prison Officer Ruth Sims, aka Gran, is a 65-year-old woman who lives and works in Sydney's western suburbs at Garingal Juvenile Justice Centre for Boys. Gran has been employed at Garingal for 25 years as a Prison Officer.Watch Gran in 'In jail, Gran is top of the food chain'
S.mouse is a US rap artist who released the biggest selling hip-hop single of all time. Although the kid-friendly song was a huge success, S.mouse craves the recognition of his edgier peers.Watch S.mouse in 'S.mouse, '"a legend in hip hop"'
Blake, 38, is a former Surfing World Champion from the New South Wales coastal town of Narmucca Bay. He has competing responsibilities – a pregnant wife with two children, and a lifelong dedication to the surf gang he founded as a young man, the Mucca Mad Boys.Get to know Blake
Jen is a softly spoken Japanese wife and mother of three. Her primary focus is her son Tim, who she trained and pushed into becoming a skateboarding champion.Get to know Jen
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Writer/Performer/Director: Chris Lilley
Chris Lilley received international acclaim for his portrayal of five nominees in the ABC comedy We Can Be Heroes: Finding the Australian of the Year. Creating and writing the series, Chris won the international Rose d'Or Award for Best Male Comedy Performance as well as Logie Awards for Most Outstanding New Talent and Best Comedy Series and the NSW Premiers Literary Award for Best Script Writing. The series also received nominations for four AFI awards, including Best Comedy Series, Best Screenplay for Television and Best Lead Male Actor.
Chris' series Summer Heights High was one of the highest-rated series of 2007 and became the biggest-selling TV series of all time in Australia. Chris was awarded AFI Awards for Best Comedy Series, Best Performance in a Television Comedy and the Byron Kennedy Award for Summer Heights High.
Chris began his career as a stand-up comedian and voiceover artist, graduated to television and gained a cult following for his characters Extreme Darren and Mr. G in the sketch comedy series Big Bite and Hamish and Andy on the Seven Network. Chris is also a musician and wrote much of the music for all three series. He released the single Naughty Girl, which became one of the highest-selling Top Ten singles of 2008. Chris set about writing Angry Boys in 2009 and in 2010, Chris filmed and edited his 12-part mockumentary series Angry Boys.