Get ready to laugh, reflect, and dive into the hilariously unpredictable world of Loudermilk! After nearly four years since the curtain fell, Ron Livingston returns to the small screen as Sam Loudermilk, a former music critic turned counselor navigating the tumultuous waters of sobriety. Now, the show has found a new home on Netflix as of January 2024, making it a must-watch for both loyal fans and newcomers alike. With multiple seasons available for your binge-watching pleasure, it's a comedic journey you won't want to miss!
Picture this: a former alcoholic and substance abuse counselor with a knack for brutally honest advice, running therapy sessions for a group of endearing misfits. That's the world of Loudermilk, a quirky, cynical comedy that fearlessly tackles the challenges of alcoholism while keeping you laughing. The official synopsis, as per IMDb, reads:
"Sam Loudermilk is a recovering alcoholic and substance-abuse counselor with a bad attitude. Although he has his drinking under control, Loudermilk discovers that when your life is a mess, getting clean is the easy part."- IMDb
From Will Sasso's comedic brilliance to Anja Savcic and Laura Mennell's standout performances, it's time to meet the faces that make this show a true gem. So, join us as we take a closer look at the Loudermilk cast below!
Ron Livingston, born on June 5, 1967, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has etched his name in the entertainment industry with memorable performances in films like Office Space (1999) and The Conjuring (2013). Television viewers might recognize him from acclaimed series like Band of Brothers (2001) and A Million Little Things (2018-2021). Now, he graces the screen as the lead, portraying Sam Loudermilk, a former substance abuse counselor with a sarcastic charm, in the series now available on Netflix.
Canadian comedian and actor William 'Will' Sasso, born on May 24, 1975, in Ladner, British Columbia, brings his comedic prowess to Loudermilk. With a resume that includes films like Best in Show and The Hot Chick, Sasso infuses humor into the series as Ben, Sam Loudermilk's lovable and occasionally clueless friend from the Alcoholics Anonymous group.
Anja Savcic, a Canadian actress of Serbian-Bosnian origin, born on November 27, 1992, has left her mark in various TV series, including Nancy Drew and Big Sky. In Loudermilk, she takes on the role of Claire Wilkes, a character who, despite Sam Loudermilk's initial reluctance, becomes an integral part of his recovery group, undergoing significant development throughout the series.
Born on April 18, 1980, Laura Mennell boasts a successful career in both television and film, recognized for her work in Alphas and Watchmen In Loudermilk, she plays Allison Montgomery, Sam Loudermilk's neighbor and love interest, adding depth and intrigue to the show's narrative.
And let's not forget the incredible ensemble cast that completes the Loudermilk experience! The following cast members, as per IMDb, are the talented actors who played a role in making the show a hit:
- Ricky Blitt as New Guy
- Sam Bob as Cloud
- William Coyne as William
- Melinda Dahl as Annette
- Mat Fraser as Roger Frostly
- Jackie Flynn as Tony Rosetti
- Eric Keenleyside as Father Michael
- Tyler Layton-Olson as Cisco
- Viv Leacock as Stevie
- Brendan McNamara as Tom Blitt
- Brian Regan as Mugsy Bennigan
- Benjamin Rogers as Felix Furbush
- Timothy Webber as Ed
- Danny Wattley as Cutter
Watch the cast in action in the official trailer for the first season of Loudermilk below: