Dave: Season 1

Dave: Season 1

Dave: Season 1

Dave Burd, AKA funnyman rap artist Lil' Dicky, stars in this self-parody comedy series as a fictional version of himself - a suburban white man in his mid-20s out to prove he's one of the greatest rappers of all time.

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EPISODE 1.1
5 March 2020

The Gander

Dave encounters GaTa for the first time and learns the social dynamics of the rap world and under her tutelage, he attempts to score a feature verse from YG.

EPISODE 1.2
12 March 2020

Dave's First

Dave books his first live performance, but it's in the worst place imaginable. Elz hesittantly agrees to DJ. Mike shows Dave a new skincare routine.

EPISODE 1.3
19 March 2020

Hypospadias

Ally tries to open Dave up to new sexual experiences but inadvertently exposes his deepest, darkest insecurities. Dave asks his friends for advice about satiating Ally's newfound appetites.

EPISODE 1.4
26 March 2020

Somebody...

Exhausted from his soul crushing job, Mike takes a special interest in Dave's creative process. With nothing to lose, Dave adopts an extreme approach to gaining fame and recognition. GaTa introduces Elz to Trippie Redd.

EPISODE 1.5
2 April 2020

Hype Man

Dave has an opportunity to open for a big rapper, but his nerves cause him to spiral into an identity crisis. When Dave asks GaTa to act as his hype man, GaTa is forced to... MORE confront memories from his past and reveal his biggest secret to his friends.

EPISODE 1.6
9 April 2020

Talent Shows

Dave is in Philly for his first concert ever, and the gang stays with his parents. After reuniting with his overnight camp friends, Dave ponders his artistic roots.

EPISODE 1.7
9 April 2020

What Wood You Wear?

Someone breaks into Emma's car, and Elz tries to help her recover her laptop. Meanwhile, in an effort to play his beats for Trippie, Elz ends up taking on a precarious task.

EPISODE 1.8
16 April 2020

PIBE

Dave meets with labels about a record deal and ends up in the studio with Justin Bieber and Benny Blanco.

EPISODE 1.9
23 April 2020

Ally's Toast

Dave and Ally attend her sister's wedding in Napa, and Ally wants to impress her family with the perfect maid-of-honour speech; Dave struggles to be a good boyfriend while negotiating a record deal.

EPISODE 1.10
30 April 2020

Jail

Dave is trapped in a prison of his own creation.

Dave: Season 1 / Reviews

Variety

Variety

Lil Dicky is, at least, a presence who makes the minutes tick by; he can’t sell the material of the show, but one imagines a version of this series with different preoccupations, and it could work.

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TV Guide

TV Guide

Seriously, the show is completely obsessed with its star's junk. The very first scene of the show is "Dave Burd" describing his deformed penis to a doctor. The show's third episode is about his insecurity about letting his kind, loving girlfriend see his deformed penis.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Though the soft-spoken artist still gives into a masculine self-obsession not far removed from the insecure men constantly talking up their endowment, there’s enough wit, creativity, and compassion for skeptics to take a second look and fans to invest wholeheartedly.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Early episodes lead with humor, later episodes hint at more depth.

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

As the series opener to his sometimes hilarious FX series “Dave,” this scene of the rapper is particularly on brand for the musician in his own droll way...

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

Subversively endearing. ... “Dave” has to work a little harder to present a fuller story, and that effort is worth it.

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