wtFOCK (2018–2021)

TVSeries


wtFOCK (TV Series 2018–2021)

The story of young teenagers and pupils in a high school in Antwerp, and their troubles, scandals and everyday life. Each season is told from a different person's point of view.
Belgium
IMDb   8.3 /10
TheMovieDb    9.5 /10
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Creators
Creator Tom Goris
Creator Cecilia Verheyden
Creator Rutger Beckers
Creator Kris Gaens
Information
Release Date2018-10-05
Runtime
GenreDrama, Romance
Content Rating
Awards
CompanySputnik TV
CountryBelgium
LanguageFlemish
Veerle Dejaeger
Veerle Dejaeger
Zoëas Zoë
Yara Veyt
Yara Veyt
Lucaas Luca
Nona Janssens
Nona Janssens
Amberas Amber
Nora Dari
Nora Dari
Yasminaas Yasmina
Senneas Senne
Willem Herbots
Willem Herbots
Robbeas Robbe
Noa Tambwe Kabati
Noa Tambwe Kabati
Moyoas Moyo
Nathan Bouts
Nathan Bouts
Jensas Jens
Femke Van der Steen
Femke Van der Steen
Janaas Jana
Lars Brinkman
Lars Brinkman
Milanas Milan
Lilith Pas
Lilith Pas
Brittas Britt
Britt Hellinx
Britt Hellinx
Gillas Gill
Aaronas Aaron
Maarten Cop
Maarten Cop
Lukaas Luka
Willem De Schryver
Willem De Schryver
Sanderas Sander
Cassandra Krols
Cassandra Krols
Marieas Marie
Akram Saibari
Akram Saibari
Eliasas Elias
L'Hamiti Izzy Ismail
L'Hamiti Izzy Ismail
Younesas Younes

WtFOCK

WtFOCK (stylised as wtFOCK) is a Belgian teen drama web series broadcast by VIER and VIJF that follows the lives of teenagers in Antwerp. It is an adaption of the popular Norwegian series SKAM. By the end of the first series, around 100,000 people were watching wtFOCK every week.


Characters

The following is a list of the wtFOCK cast, including only the cast and characters who appear in at least three episodes. Recurring characters are highlighted in red and the main character of each series in green.

ActorCharacterBased onNumber of episodesNumber of clipsNumber of episodes
Season 1Season 2Season 3wtFOCKDOWNSeason 4Season 5
Femke Van der SteenJana AckermansEva1210671
Veerle DejaegerZoë LoockxNoora111010907
Willem HerbotsRobbe IJzermansIsak126101083
Romi Van RenterghemKato Fransen-108
Nora DariYasmina Ait OmarSana101066910
Nona JanssensAmber SnoeckxVilde121077108
Yara VeytLuca LomansChris Berg121085108
Nathan BoutsJens StoffelsJonas Noah Vasquez11410592
Lilith PasBritt IngelbrechtIngrid/Sonja91625
Nathan Naenen Senne De SmetWilliam910995
Noa Izai Tambwe KabatiMoyo MakadiElias/Mahdi44104103
Maarten CopLuka LemmensPenetrator Chris85
Britt Hellinx Gill De SchepperMari27
Isabel Leybaert Mama JanaMama Eva5
Cassandra KrolsMarie EggermontIben4
Lars BrinkmanMilan HendrickxEskild8952
Jonathan MichielsViktor DeruweNiko41
Louise BergezLisa De GeyterLinn3
Stijn CoppensMax Van Damme-3
Aaron RoggemanAaron JacobsMagnus10694
Willem De SchryverSander DriesenEven Bech Næsheim81032
Hanna MensinkNoor BauwensEmma71
Akram SaibariElias Ait OmarElias8
Ismaïl L'HamitiYounes-8
Shayma MoustafaAïcha-6
Jamila ChannoufSalouah-6
Abdellah DariHassan-4
Amber van AschHelena-3

Seasons

Season 1

Season 1 aired from 1 October to 21 December 2018 and comprised 12 episodes. Jana Ackermans is the central character and the season focuses on her relationship with her boyfriend Jens as well as themes of loneliness, identity and friendship.

Season 2

Season 2 aired from 22 April to 28 June 2019 and comprised 10 episodes. Zoë Loockx is the central character and the season focuses on her relationship with Senne, a popular boy at school, and themes of friendship, self-image and sexual abuse.

Season 3

Season 3 aired from 12 October to 20 December 2019 and comprised 10 episodes. Robbe IJzermans is the central character and the season focuses on his coming out as gay and his relationship with Sander. It also deals with themes of sexual identity, homosexuality and mental health. Clips from Season 3 were viewed ten million times within seven weeks of the series starting.

wtFOCKDOWN

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, filming for the fourth season was halted. wtFOCKDOWN was a way to continue filming while social distancing. Starting on 1 April 2020, it follows the lives of the characters while in lockdown through video calls and messages. wtFOCKDOWN clips have been viewed over 2 million times as of May 2020.

Season 4

Season 4 aired from 29 August to 7 November 2020. The series diverged from the original SKAM storyline with a new character, Kato Fransen. The storyline deals with social media, racism, self-harm, drugs, and COVID-19.

Season 5

Season 5 started airing on 19 April 2021. Yasmina Ait Omar is the central character, with the series focusing on ideas of faith and religion, being Muslim in Belgium, and the holy month of Ramadan.