Showtime had a good run on this TV series, called Californication. Californication is a television comedy-drama that began last 2007. It tells us the story of the protagonist, Hank Moody (David Duchovny), a troubled novelist who is in a writer’s block mode who just recently moved to California. Always run into trouble with sex, drugs, and women, while he struggles to maintain a relationship with his ex-girlfriend and trying to raise his daughter in a less than normal environment for a teenager.
Californication show has met with mixed feedback, leaning towards a more favorable position by most. The majority of those opposed to the show and its explicit nature of drug and sex-laden scenes are that of the conservative groups only, so then if you are not into something liberating, you could skip this show and no ones gonna hurt.

The pilot of the show and the following episodes were equally good, and the cast’s ensemble fitted exactly to what the show requires. Among the stars that joined Duchovny in this series are: Natascha McElhone who plays Karen, Hank’s long-term on and off girlfriend and mother of his daughter. Madeleine Martin , as Rebecca “Becca” Moody (Hank and Karen’s daughter), Evan Handler as Charlie Runkle, Hank’s agent and best friend, also included are Pamela Adlon and Madeline Zima.

he show has its share of controversies too. The Red Hot Chilli Peppers had filed a lawsuit in demand for the change of the TV series’ main title and to pay for damages, that the word Californication, had define and had given the wrong impression that constitutes to the false designation of origin.

The band also expressed that the implication of the word for the television series against their track had caused confusion, mistake and have the negative impact in the minds of the public affecting the character that appeared in the music videos of the band, thus the band members are seeking damages. Despite all this, the show kept its successful five season run.

 

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  1. mike says:

    this is great

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