Chuck is about an "average computer-whiz-next-door" named Chuck (Levi) who receives an encoded e-mail from an old college friend now working for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). The message embeds the only remaining copy of the United States' greatest spy secrets into Chuck's brain. He is recruited to use the knowledge he now possesses to help thwart assassins and international terrorists, upending his previously mundane life.
In May 2010, it was reported that Chuck ranked in the top 20 tv shows in the SocialSenseTV ratings report of social media interactions, measuring posts and reads on forums, blogs, and other social media over a three-month period. The series concluded on January 27, 2012 with a two-hour finale.
The show is set in the fictional town of Summer Bay, a coastal town in New South Wales, and follows the personal and professional life of the people living in the area. has tackled many adult-themed and controversial storylines, breaking the rules of its restricted timeslot.
Home and Away has seen much success in several countries like Ireland, New Zealand, France, as well as in the United Kingdom. Notable former cast members include Heath Ledger, Isla Fisher, Melissa George, Julian McMahon, Dannii Minogue, Chris Hemsworth, Simon Baker, Guy Pearce, Ryan Kwanten, Sharni Vinson, Ben Steel, Beau Brady, and Naomi Watts.