An academically gifted teen, her model-beautiful older sister and their newly single mother leave small town New Mexico in search of a new life in New York City.

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 Lynn Kerr (16 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Sophie Kerr (16 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Karen Kerr (16 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Nicholas Fiske (16 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Gideon Lustig (16 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Annabelle Banks (15 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Julian Fiske (12 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Paisley Bishop (8 episodes, 2005)
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 Chris Prichett / ... (8 episodes, 2006)
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 Ben Lewis (8 episodes, 2006)
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 Maddy Kinkaid / ... (8 episodes, 2006)
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 Evan Frasier (7 episodes, 2005)
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 Toby Sayles (7 episodes, 2005-2006)
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An academically gifted teen, her model-beautiful older sister and their newly single mother leave small town New Mexico in search of a new life in New York City. After their father runs off with his teenage mistress, SOPHIE and KAREN KERR decide their family needs a fresh start. They convince their mother, LYNN, that the big city holds promise for all of them. Sophie has gotten a scholarship to a prestigious Manhattan private school, Karen can pursue her dreams of modeling, and Lynn can leave the painful memories of her failed marriage behind her, while reviving the ambitions of becoming a fashion designer she put on hold to raise a family. The Kerr women arrive in New York ready to build a new life, as they try their hand at making it in this rarified place that promises as many challenges as it does possibilities. Manhattan. Global big shots, CEOs, diplomats, and the self-important social elite all make their homes there, and they send their precious children to the Brighton school.... Written by Noel Eisenberg

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Daphne Zuniga and Torrey DeVitto both worked on One Tree Hill (2003) See more »

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Ordinary borderline boring
19 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I'm sorry, but this is not a very good show. The dialogue is bland, the events are predictable, and it feels like we've seen the insignificant plot lines a million times before.

The characters are extremely one-dimensional and over-dramatic to the point where it's annoying and/or frustrating to watch them interact. But this itself wouldn't be much of a problem if not for the fact that their 'interacting' is difficult to swallow and the script could use a hell of a lot more work.

Also, the chemistry between a lot of the characters is zero. This is a pretty bad thing considering much of the show centers around their relationships. Skip this show if you tend to dislike chick flicks. Because this is basically just a really bad chick flick disguised as a television series.


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