How Bojack Horseman changed the cultures of “Happy Endings”

About The Show

We all know that Bojack Horseman, the show, is in the face of the earth one of the most real things. It stars Will Arnet as the voice actor for Bojack along with his huge line up of big-time celebrities like Alison Brie (Diane) and Aron Paul (Todd). However, the show is more than just a superficial comedy sitcom with a crazy line up, in some ways it is a revolution that has this powerful script that can make us sad and laugh at the same time.

Background on Bojack’s Depression & Anxiety

Bojack has lived an intoxicated childhood and these memories keep popping in his head ruining others. Consider the case of Sarah Lynn. Bojack loses control and makes a taboo-move on a vulnerable girl who had a stepdad who’d be “weird” and finds a father figure in Bojack. It is important to note that from this episode forward the plot of the show revolves around Bojack becoming like his Mother. He never realises the fact that he is becoming the same person he hates the most, and in more than one ways — the alcoholism. The consolidated effect of all these uncalled for situation pushes him to a severe case of anxiety and depression, the one that even 24 weeks of therapy couldn’t permanently fix.

The surprising F you to the Happy Ending Culture

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