TV Series 2017. Created by Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch. Starring Alison Brie, Betty Gilpin, Sydelle Noel, Britney Young, Marc Maron, Britt Baron, Kate Nash, Gayle Rankin, Kia Stevens and Jackie Tohn.
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BOGUS BUSINESS BUREAU
1Advance Pregnancy Test BBBGoodsBaby Products

Advance Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy test that Ruth buys.

2Agnostic Toad BBBPeriodicalsMagazines

Agnostic Toad
Justine's new boyfriend Billy's magazine. Justine: "You know, I'm sure when people read your zine, not everyone thinks it's art." Billy: "Hey, Agnostic Toad is fucking awesome. I don't care what people think of it."

3Bash Howard Productions BBBMedia CompaniesFilm Production Companies

Bash Howard Productions
Bash's production company.

4Bash Howard's Rhapsody BBBEntertainmentTheater Productions

Bash Howard's Rhapsody
New name Sandy Devereaux St. Clair proposes for Rhapsody after Bash comes into his full inheritance.

5Blood Disco BBBCinemaMovies-Horror

Blood Disco
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s.

6Blood Disco 2 BBBCinemaMovies-Horror

Blood Disco 2
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s, sequel to Blood Disco. There's a poster visible on the wall of his office at Chavo's Boxing Gym.

7The Blue Barn Theater BBBEntertainmentTheaters

The Blue Barn Theater
Small town theater. Ruth: "I've done a bunch of plays in Omaha, at a little spot called the Blue Barn Theatre."

8Carlton Salon BBBBeauty CareBeauty Salons

Carlton Salon
Hair salon mentioned by a couple of the girls auditioning for GLOW TV show: "We're hairstylists at the Carlton Salon at the Beverly Center. Our clients think we're funny and should be on television."

9Cedars BBBHealthcareHospitals

Cedars
Hospital mentioned as an option when Liberty Belle breaks Zoya's ankle.

10Chambers and Gold BBBTelevisionTV-Police

Chambers and Gold
TV show in development that's essentially Cagney & Lacey, but with a black girl and a Jew.

11Chavo's Boxing GymBBBBeauty CareFitness Centers

Chavo's Boxing Gym
Gym where auditions for GLOW are held.

12Chickie's BBBNightlifeStrip Clubs

Chickie's
Local strip club that serves chicken. Come for the wings, stay for the breasts.

13Coconuts BBBEntertainmentCasinos

Coconuts
Las Vegas casino. Bash and Sam play tennis with Zeissman twins that do that show Havana Dreams over at Coconuts.

14The Concerned Women of America BBBOrganizationsActivist Groups

The Concerned Women of America
A small but powerful group that feels GLOW is too sexual.

15Cooking with Chef JimBBBTelevisionTV-Cooking

Cooking with Chef Jim
TV show on K-DTV.

16Couch of Pain BBBCinemaMovies-Horror

Couch of Pain
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s.

17Don't Go to Sleep BBBCinemaMovies-Horror

Don't Go to Sleep
TV movie on K-DTV's programming board.

18Don't Kidnap BBBMusicSongs

Don't Kidnap
Song by G.L.O.W. Girls. $10.95 for a record or cassette plus $4.95 S&H.

19Dr. Gene ScottBBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Dr. Gene Scott
TV show on K-DTV, hosted by a nut-job televangelist.

20Dr. Goldberg BBBHealthcareDoctors

Dr. Goldberg
Doctor from crank calls the girls make at the motel.

21The Dusty Spur MotelBBBTravelMotels

The Dusty Spur Motel
Motel where the cast of GLOW lives. Also known as The GLOWtel.

22Ebenezer Baptist Church BBBReligionChurches

Ebenezer Baptist Church
Church that Tamme mentions trash talking -switching it up as one of the Beatdown Biddies: "Just because I'm a member of the Ebenezer Baptist Church don't mean I won't tear that ass up!"

23Family Living BBBEducationClasses

Family Living
Mandatory high school class Justine has to take.

24Fan-Tan Hotel & Casino BBBEntertainmentCasinos

Fan-Tan Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas casino where the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling perform.

25Fielding and the MouseBBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Fielding and the Mouse
TV show on K-DTV, from various episodes. Weekday mornings at 6am.

26The Fishing HourBBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

The Fishing Hour
TV show on K-DTV, from various episodes.

27G Music Television BBBCinemaTV Stations

G Music Television
GLOW version of MTV.

28G.L.O.W. Girls BBBMusicMusicians-Misc

G.L.O.W. Girls
The female wrestlers of GLOW make a music video for a song called Makeover as G.L.O.W. Girls on the album Glam Slam! Vol. 1.

29Gina the Machina BBBCinemaMovies

Gina the Machina
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s, from various episodes.

30Glam Slam! Vol. 1 BBBMusicSongs

Glam Slam! Vol. 1
The female wrestlers of GLOW make a music video for a song called Makeover as G.L.O.W. Girls on the album Glam Slam! Vol. 1.

31Good as Gold BBBTelevisionTV-Police

Good as Gold
Sam's pitch to the network to bring Cherry back to GLOW by changing the Chambers and Gold TV show. Sam: "Make it about a police detective whose partner gets brutally murdered in the first scene. Yeah, she has to continue on, and she pledges to avenge her partner's death. Call it something like Good as Gold."

32Griefercize with Liberty Belle BBBTelevisionTV-Fitness

Griefercize with Liberty Belle
Exercise TV show starring Liberty Belle.

33Havana Dreams BBBEntertainmentTheater Productions

Havana Dreams
Las Vegas show. Bash and Sam play tennis with Zeissman twins that do that show Havana Dreams over at Coconuts.

34The Hayworth Hotel BBBTravelHotels

The Hayworth Hotel
Hotel ballroom in Los Angeles where GLOW is filmed.

35Holy Moly!BBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Holy Moly!
TV show on K-DTV.

36Howard FoodsBBBFood IndustriesFood Companies

Howard Foods
The producer of the GLOW TV show is the heir to the Howard Foods business empire.

37Howard Foods Caviar BBBFood ProductsFish Products

Howard Foods Caviar
Food product made by Howard Foods.

38Howard Foods Howard-Os BBBFood ProductsPasta

Howard Foods Howard-Os
GLOW sponsor, Howard Foods version of Spaghettios. Now with new caliente flavor.

39Icons BBBNightlifeNightclubs

Icons
Las Vegas nightclub featuring Barbara Streisand impersonator.

40I'm with the Banned BBBEventsFairs and Festivals

I'm with the Banned
Film festival. Sam's film Gina the Machina is screened at the I'm with the Banned film festival at the Highland Park Theater. "The best and bloodiest of cult horror!"

41KDTVBBBCinemaTV Stations

KDTV
TV station in North Hollywood, California. Home of GLOW TV show. The premier cable channel of the San Fernando Valley.

42KXQB 98.5 BBBRadioRadio Stations

KXQB 98.5
Local radio station that interviews the ladies.

43LaCorte's Discount Blinds BBBHome FurnishingHome Furnishing Stores

LaCorte's Discount Blinds
One of the girls trying out for GLOW hands in a blinds advertisement for her headshot.

44Laguna BeachBBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Laguna Beach
TV show on K-DTV.

45Makeover BBBMusicSongs

Makeover
The female wrestlers of GLOW make a music video for a song called Makeover as G.L.O.W. Girls on the album Glam Slam! Vol. 1.

46Making of a Male Model BBBCinemaMovies

Making of a Male Model
TV movie on K-DTV's programming board.

47Married Again?BBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Married Again?
TV show on K-DTV.

48Merucian BBBHealthcareDoctors

Merucian
Good skin guy recommended by the Zeissman twins.

49Miyamoto MusashiBBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Miyamoto Musashi
New animated TV show on K-DTV.

50Mothers and Lovers BBBCinemaMovies-Sci Fi

Mothers and Lovers
Sam's new film, from multiple episodes. Sam makes a deal with Bash that if he makes GLOW the way Bash wants it, then Bash will finance Sam's new film called Mothers and Lovers - it's a semi-autobiographical psycho-sexual time travel drama. Sam: "It's about a boy, this all-American kid, can't stop jerking off to fantasies about having sex with his mother. It makes him hate himself. So he builds a time machine to go into the future where she's old and hideous so he can escape his Oedipal impulses. But he puts the wrong date in the machine, and he goes back in time instead to the 1950s, where she's just a horny teenager, and she spends the rest of the movie just trying to fuck him instead of his dad. Kind of like Back to the Future."

51Mourning in America BBBMusicSongs

Mourning in America
Song by Shitpope, Billy's punk rock band.

52The Mouth BBBNightlifeNightclubs

The Mouth
Club where Billy's punk rock band Shitpope perform.

53Mr. Terrific's Garden of FunBBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Mr. Terrific's Garden of Fun
TV show on K-DTV.

54Oedipussy BBBCinemaMovies

Oedipussy
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s, one of his early works.

55Paradise CoveBBBTelevisionTV-Soap Opera

Paradise Cove
Soap opera TV show that Deb used to be on, until her character was written into a coma.

56Paterfamilias BBBCinemaMovies

Paterfamilias
Screenplay by Sam Sylvia.

57Patio Town BBBHome FurnishingHome Furnishing Stores

Patio Town
Sponsor of the show.

58PatioTown presents G.L.O.W.BBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

PatioTown presents G.L.O.W.
Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling. Wrestling TV show on K-DTV in North Hollywood, California.

59Principles of Genetics: 4th Edition BBBLiteratureBooks-Misc

Principles of Genetics: 4th Edition
Wrestler Britannica's prop book.

60Quilting Bee Easy!BBBTelevisionTV Shows-misc

Quilting Bee Easy!
TV show on K-DTV, from various episodes. "Life may be hard, but quilting be easy". Thursdays at 4:30 on K-DTV.

61Rhapsody BBBEntertainmentTheater Productions

Rhapsody
Show girl performance at the hotel, which Bash produces.

62Shenanigans BBBDiningRestaurants-Misc

Shenanigans
Irish place like Bennigan's.

63Shitpope BBBMusicMusic-Rock

Shitpope
Billy's punk rock band.

64Swamp Maidens of the Viet Cong BBBCinemaMovies-Action

Swamp Maidens of the Viet Cong
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s, his first feature credit.

65Valley General BBBHealthcareHospitals

Valley General
Hospital mentioned as an option when Liberty Belle breaks Zoya's ankle.

66Venus in Chains BBBCinemaMovies

Venus in Chains
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s, one of his early works.

67WAD BBBOrganizationsCharities

WAD
Wrestlers Against Drugs. Charity scheme that Bash comes up with to solicit donations for the show.

68Welfare Queen Doll BBBToysDolls

Welfare Queen Doll
Durable and strong action figure.

69West of Venus BBBApparelClothing Stores

West of Venus
Lingerie store in the shopoing mall where the ladies film the main titles.

70The Wild Women of Chastity Gulch BBBCinemaMovies

The Wild Women of Chastity Gulch
TV movie on K-DTV's programming board.

71William Morris Business Affairs BBBLegal AidLawyers

William Morris Business Affairs
Where Debbie's husband Mark works.

72Witness BBBMusicMusicians-Misc

Witness
Band Ruth mentions in the locker room: Witness is playing at the Dome.

73A Wolf Knocks OnceBBBCinemaMovies-Crime

A Wolf Knocks Once
One of the films that Sam directed in the 1970s. There's a poster in Sam's office at the gym.

FICTITIOUS TIMELINE
74January 28, 1986 Dates20th Century: 80sEvents

January 28, 1986
Opening night for GLOW, same day as the Challenger space shuttle explosion.



75April 30, 1986 Dates20th Century: 80sEvents

April 30, 1986
Bash Howard presents The Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling at the Fan-Tan Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas from January 28 to April 30, 1986.



76December 4, 1986 Dates20th Century: 80sEvents

December 4, 1986
Ruth drafts Performance Report for Show #200: "Hi. Are you even reading these? I miss you."



MAKE BELIEVE MAP
77Beat Street MapTransit RoutesStreets

Beat Street
Zoya: "Why will you not accept the challenge of Zoya?" Yolanda: "Man, first of all, I don't even know you. Second, tonight, I was gonna go down to Beat Street."

78Chastity Gulch MapNatureNatural Areas

Chastity Gulch
Ravine from the TV movie The Wild Women Of Chastity Gulch on K-DTV's programming board.

79The Isle of Lesbos MapGeographic AreasIslands

The Isle of Lesbos
Joke about the gym sessions after the ladies break for lunch. "Okay ladies, back to the isle of lesbos."

80Linda Vista MapTransit RoutesStreets-misc

Linda Vista
Debbie's home address.

81Potatograd MapUrban AreasCities

Potatograd
Zoya and her twin sister Olga's hometown in Russia.

82Sunshine Senior Living Facility MapResidential CommunitiesRetirement Communities

Sunshine Senior Living Facility
Retirement home where Bash as announcer says The Beatdown Biddies live.

83The Uterus Cave MapNatureCaverns

The Uterus Cave
Cave mentioned during Sam's first draft of the GLOW script.

OTHER
84Alison OtherThemesPleasantville


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85Liberty BelleOtherQuotesQuotes

Liberty Belle
Liberty Belle: I've been baking pies - pies of rage!

86Los Angeles Death Squad OtherCriminalsGangs

Los Angeles Death Squad
Pre-teen gang that steals Ruth's dinner. "Move out of my way, fuckwad! What you smiling at, you Pert Plus-looking bitch? Are you guys a band or something? Fuck that. We're the Los Angeles Death Squad."

87Olga OtherQuotesQuotes

Olga
Olga (Zoya's Twin Sister): I am frigid and barren like Siberian tundra.

88Peruvian Jungle Fever OtherMedical ConditionsConditions

Peruvian Jungle Fever
When Machi Picchu hesitates, Bash as announcer says, "Looks like Machu's got, uh just a touch of the infamous Peruvian jungle fever."

89Untitled OtherThemesMouth of Madness


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90Untitled OtherThemesGray Eagle


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91Untitled OtherThemes3-D


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92Untitled OtherThemesGLOW


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