Show revolves around a group of models living together in a co-ed residence in New York.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2009  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Bubot (2007–2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Intrigue, conspiracies and love in the modeling world.

Stars: Dudu Topaz, Gal Gadot, Eli Eltonyo
Younger (TV Series 2015)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

After being mistaken for younger than she really is, a single mother decides to take the chance to reboot her career and her love life as a 26-year old.

Stars: Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor
Bunheads (2012–2013)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Michelle, a Las Vegas showgirl marries a man on a whim and moves to his sleepy coastal town where she winds up working alongside her new mother-in-law at her dance school.

Stars: Sutton Foster, Kaitlyn Jenkins, Julia Goldani Telles
Significant Mother (TV Series 2015)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Budding Portland restaurateur Nate's world is turned upside down when he finds out his best friend/roommate is now dating his recently separated mother.

Stars: Josh Zuckerman, Nathaniel Buzolic, Krista Allen
Comedy | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

In the conservative city of Jerusalem, Ami Shoshan, an Israeli football player, is forced by a mafia boss to pose as a homosexual, a punishment for flirting with the criminal's girlfriend. ... See full summary »

Director: Shay Kanot
Stars: Oshri Cohen, Gal Gadot, Eli Finish
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A case of mistaken identity has a dateless high school outsider living a double life as a twenty-something career girl in the fashion world.

Stars: Nick Roux, Rowly Dennis, David Clayton Rogers
Kathmandu (TV Mini-Series 2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A young ultra-orthodox couple volunteer to establish a "Chabad House" in Kathmandu for Israeli backpackers.

Stars: Michael Moshonov, Nitzan Levratovsky, Liron Levo
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A comedy centered around six 30-something friends who each think the other has it better.

Stars: James Van Der Beek, Majandra Delfino, Zoe Lister-Jones
666 Park Avenue (2012–2013)
Drama | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

If you could make one wish, what would it be? And what would you do to get it? At 666 Park Avenue, all of your dreams and burning desires can come true: wealth, sex, love, power, even ... See full summary »

Stars: Rachael Taylor, Dave Annable, Robert Buckley
Asfur (TV Series 2010)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Four guys living in farm in the center of Jerusalem, a very expensive piece of land which is worth millions of dollars, find themselves with a debt of 55k to the city hall. They have a ... See full summary »

Stars: Hanan Savyon, Guy Amir, Efrat Dor
Eretz Nehederet (TV Series 2003)
Comedy | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Israels' most famoust satire comedy show about politics & other stuff.

Stars: Mariano Idelman, Eli Finish, Eyal Kitzis
Hunter&Game (2014)
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

An aspiring Catalan filmmaker captures the week leading up to the debut album release of Brooklyn-based electronic music duo Hunter&Game.

Director: Kevin Alexander
Stars: Cameron Scoggins, Nico Tortorella, Pep Muñoz
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Sonja Stone (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Chris Andrews (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Raina Marrinelli / ... (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Cole Shepherd (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Isaac / ... (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Vivienne (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Core Model (5 episodes, 2009)
Rashika Pickett ...
 Wendy, Resident House Model (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Core Model (5 episodes, 2009)
Stephen Sapienza ...
 Core Model (5 episodes, 2009)
...
 Marissa Delfina (4 episodes, 2009)
...
 Claudia Foster (4 episodes, 2009)
...
 Resident House Model (4 episodes, 2009)
...
 Alex Marinelli (3 episodes, 2009)
...
 Simon Lockridge (3 episodes, 2009)
...
 Olivia (3 episodes, 2009)
...
 Runway Model (3 episodes, 2009)
Brandon Marcel ...
 Campaign Model (3 episodes, 2009)
Adi Marriott ...
 Nate Foster (3 episodes, 2009)
Jerry Reid ...
 Austyn, Resident House Model (3 episodes, 2009)
...
 Bartender (3 episodes, 2009)
Jordan Woolley ...
 Egan (2 episodes, 2009)
...
 Hayley (2 episodes, 2009)
Shaun Hasas ...
 Model (2 episodes, 2009)
...
 Bill Andrews (2 episodes, 2009)
...
 Richard Foster (2 episodes, 2009)
...
 Costumer / ... (2 episodes, 2009)
Edit

Storyline

Show revolves around a group of models living together in a co-ed residence in New York.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-14
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

16 September 2009 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Beautiful Life  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Isaac metions in the first episode that he was a child model, but he hopes to one day be known for his music. Actor Corbin Bleu started out as a model before he was 3, and is now an accomplished musician, having appeared in musicals and publishing 2 albums to date. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Trashy people in a trashy world. OK TV.
20 September 2009 | by (Aarhus, Denmark) – See all my reviews

From the look of the new teen soap-opera, TBL looks like a hit. But sometimes a success with a wide audience has to be on the cost of good taste, which is the case here.

The pilot episode takes place in NYC. Farmboy Chris from Ohio is enjoying his last days of the holiday, when he is accidentally spotted by a modeling agent, Simon. And throughout the rest of the episode Chris rams himself into more than enough drama, considered it only is supposed to show the first 42 hours of his modeling career. From the agency, to the photo-shoot, to the model-house, to the party.

This is basically the over-the-top drama from 'Americas Next Top Model' fusioned with the glamour of the hit show 'Gossip Girl' and on top of all this there is a bit of bad social realism (Drugs etc.).

But even though the first episodes' storyline is poorly written and most of the camera-work is very amateur, it somehow works. The young cast of the show saves it (especially Sarah Paxton as Raina). They make all of the trashy drama in some way believable. Because they are trashy actors portraying trashy people in a trashy world.

I hope we, in the next few weeks, will see that this show weren't a waste of our time and CW's money. But i doubt that.

UPDATE: Apparently the show was a waste of our time and CW's money. The show has now been cancelled. I'm not the least surprised.


23 of 49 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
BOYCOTT The CW! BULL C R A P NETWORK tolgasafe
If we do that the show might come back Audreylable
it's being continued online!!! ndxaxbrain
SARA PAXTON! Krissycandybeauty
Shoulda been a dramedy javirielife
Episode 3 Song Question? shortiieeee
Discuss The Beautiful Life: TBL (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?