A family moves from Ohio to Los Angeles, where they find themselves unprepared for the city's fast pace, and the overcrowded public school that their three teenagers will attend.

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 Spencer Carlin (43 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Ashley Davies (43 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Aiden Dennison (42 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Paula Carlin / ... (42 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Glen Carlin (41 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Arthur Carlin (41 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Madison Duarte (37 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Chelsea Lewis / ... (35 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Clay Carlin (30 episodes, 2005-2008)
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 Kyla Woods (29 episodes, 2006-2008)
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 Sean Miller (29 episodes, 2005-2008)
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A family moves from Ohio to Los Angeles, where they find themselves unprepared for the city's fast pace, and the overcrowded public school that their three teenagers will attend.

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In reality the actress that plays Spencer Carlin, Gabrielle Christian, is 3 years older than Chris Hunter, the actor who plays her on-screen big brother Glen Carlin. See more »

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Spencer Carlin: [after almost kissing Ashley] I can't, not like this.
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My first impression with this series was that it was
21 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

My first impression with this series was that it was going to be angst ridden and full of stupid lines about how being a teen dealing with sexuality was difficult. The hardships of sexuality is dealt with but it really travels beyond that. It deals with trying to be accepted at a new school in a new world and trying to find yourself in the process. It deals with many different character trials and really gets to the point. There are many story lines going on at once and it gives a well-roundedness that is very much needed in television. To the untrained eye it is a boring soap that is just another drama for teens. But it's much more than that. It's true to life and how people react to situations.

Being a white straight girl I found I could still relate with every character and everything they went through. All in all, very good series.


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