Smiling Friends: Season 1

Smiling Friends: Season 1

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A small company dedicated to bringing happiness to the world receives a simple request to help a woman's unhappy son smile again in this Adult Swim surreal comedy series.

2020Rating: TV-MAUSASix Point Harness, Williams Street
AnimatedComedy

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Desmond's Big Day Out

A small company dedicated to bringing happiness to the world... More receives a simple request to help a woman's unhappy son smile again, but the job turns out to be more complicated than it seems.

EPISODE 1.2

Mr. Frog

After beloved frog celebrity Mr. Frog gets into hot frog... More water, Pim and Charlie are tasked with helping the frog get things back on frog track. Meanwhile, Glep has a crazy side adventure that has the critics going wild.

EPISODE 1.3

Shrimp's Odyssey

When a truly pathetic shrimp calls the Smiling Friends hotline... More after being dumped by his true love, Shrimpina, Pim and Charlie have very different ideas about how to handle the situation.

EPISODE 1.4

A Silly Halloween Special

Pim ventures into the forest across the road to fetch... More firewood for the office Halloween party.

EPISODE 1.5

Who Violently Murdered Simon S. Salty?

Who is famous food tycoon Simon S. Salty? Why was... More he brutally murdered in his own restaurant? Who done did do that there murder? Huh?

EPISODE 1.6

Enchanted Forest

Pim and Charlie are beckoned into the mysterious Enchanted Forest... More by a princess and encounter all sorts of insane toon characters along their journey.

EPISODE 1.7

Frowning Friends

A rival business moves across the street, much to the... More boss's dismay. Nuff said.

EPISODE 1.8

Charlie Dies and Doesn't Come Back

In the season finale, Charlie actually dies for real.

Smiling Friends: Season 1 | Reviews

This is maximum Adult Swim. With black-as-the-night humour and a doodle-pocalypse "art" style, this bite-sized rapid-fire comedy show will put a twisted smile on the face of anyone who dares to expose their brain to it. 

Vulture

Vulture

The weird and wild new show is the perfect binge-watch remedy for our collective societal unease and unrest, and its dark heart is the very peak of catharsis...

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Smiling Friends: Season 1 | Release Details

Smiling Friends: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on TVNZ+.