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Seasons:
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Release Date:
19 July 2011 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
An unpopular 15 year old gains immediate, yet unwanted, popularity at her high school when the student body mistakes an accident she has for a suicide attempt. Full summary »
Awards:
2 wins & 7 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
"Awkward." - What someone says after an uncomfortable silence... See more (36 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 10 of 74)

Ashley Rickards ... Jenna Hamilton (69 episodes, 2011-2015)

Beau Mirchoff ... Matty McKibben / ... (69 episodes, 2011-2015)

Jillian Rose Reed ... Tamara / ... (69 episodes, 2011-2015)

Molly Tarlov ... Sadie Saxton (69 episodes, 2011-2015)

Brett Davern ... Jake Rosati (68 episodes, 2011-2015)

Nikki Deloach ... Lacey Hamilton (67 episodes, 2011-2015)

Desi Lydic ... Valerie Marks (66 episodes, 2011-2015)

Greer Grammer ... Lissa (50 episodes, 2011-2015)

Mike Faiola ... Kevin Hamilton (45 episodes, 2011-2014)

Jessica Lu ... Ming Huang (36 episodes, 2011-2014)
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Series Directed by
Lauren Iungerich (11 episodes, 2011-2013)
Ryan Shiraki (10 episodes, 2011-2014)
David Katzenberg (8 episodes, 2011-2013)
Joe Nussbaum (7 episodes, 2012-2013)
Peter Lauer (7 episodes, 2014-2015)
Uta Briesewitz (4 episodes, 2014-2015)
Erin Ehrlich (3 episodes, 2012-2013)
Greg Guzik (3 episodes, 2013-2014)
Patrick R. Norris (2 episodes, 2011)
Michael Blieden (2 episodes, 2012)
Jay Karas (2 episodes, 2014)
Claire Scanlon (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Writing credits
Lauren Iungerich (65 episodes, 2011-2014)
Guy Branum (20 episodes, 2013)
Erin Ehrlich (11 episodes, 2011-2013)
Chris Alberghini (6 episodes, 2014-2015)
Mike Chessler (6 episodes, 2014-2015)
Kelly Fullerton (4 episodes, 2011-2012)
Michael J. Cinquemani (3 episodes, 2012-2013)
Christy Stratton (3 episodes, 2013-2014)
Todd Waldman (3 episodes, 2013-2014)
Cassie Pappas (2 episodes, 2011)
Meredith Philpott (2 episodes, 2011)
Vera Herbert (2 episodes, 2012-2013)
Jen Braeden (2 episodes, 2013)
Jamie Dooner (2 episodes, 2013)
Leila Cohan-Miccio (2 episodes, 2014)
Allison M. Gibson (2 episodes, 2014)
Jenna Lamia (2 episodes, 2014)
Ryan O'Connell (2 episodes, 2014)
Liz Sczudlo (2 episodes, 2014)
Sarah Walker (2 episodes, 2014)

Series Produced by
Robert West .... producer / co-executive producer (55 episodes, 2011-2014)
Lauren Iungerich .... executive producer (47 episodes, 2011-2014)
Erin Ehrlich .... executive producer / co-executive producer (43 episodes, 2011-2013)
Donald E. Wygal .... co-producer / associate producer (40 episodes, 2013-2015)
Steve Edwards .... co-producer (32 episodes, 2012-2013)
Christy Stratton .... consulting producer / co-executive producer (30 episodes, 2013-2014)
Dave Neglia .... post producer (24 episodes, 2011-2012)
Andrew Veeder .... associate producer (23 episodes, 2011-2012)
Chris Alberghini .... executive producer (17 episodes, 2014)
Mike Chessler .... executive producer (17 episodes, 2014)
Allison M. Gibson .... co-executive producer (13 episodes, 2014)
Jenna Lamia .... co-executive producer / producer (13 episodes, 2014)
Todd Waldman .... co-executive producer / co-producer (13 episodes, 2014)
Michael J. Cinquemani .... co-producer (12 episodes, 2012)
Michael Shiroma .... post producer (9 episodes, 2014)
Hal Olofsson .... line producer (2 episodes, 2014)

Meredith Philpott .... co-producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
Brad Joseph Breeck (53 episodes, 2011-2014)
 
Series Cinematography by
Steve Gainer (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
 
Series Film Editing by
Adam Burr (23 episodes, 2012-2014)
Steve Edwards (12 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jamie Pedroza (8 episodes, 2014)
Luis Colina (6 episodes, 2014)
Grady Cooper (5 episodes, 2011)
Kenneth LaMere (5 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Casting by
Danielle Aufiero (44 episodes, 2011-2014)
Amber Horn (36 episodes, 2011-2014)
Barbara Fiorentino (31 episodes, 2011-2013)

Rebecca Mangieri (unknown episodes)
Wendy Weidman (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Design by
Stefan Gesek (42 episodes, 2012-2014)
 
Series Art Direction by
Sean Falkner (23 episodes, 2014-2015)
Allen Rudolf (19 episodes, 2013)
Colin De Rouin (12 episodes, 2012)
Stefan Gesek (9 episodes, 2011)
Jakub Durkoth (4 episodes, 2014)

Nancy Gilmore (unknown episodes)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Lou A. Trabbie III (40 episodes, 2012-2014)
 
Series Costume Design by
Lindy McMichael (22 episodes, 2013-2014)
Nancy Ceo (12 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Makeup Department
Kathleen Freeman .... makeup department head (39 episodes, 2012-2014)
Katherine Rees .... hair department head (29 episodes, 2014-2015)
Shelia Cyphers Leake .... hair department head (19 episodes, 2012-2013)
Nancy Martinez-Morrison .... hair department head / key hair (17 episodes, 2013)
Carme Tenuta .... key makeup artist / makeup department head (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
Susan Jennifer Lipson .... key hair stylist (11 episodes, 2014)
Katalin Urszuly .... key makeup artist (6 episodes, 2014)
Beth O'Rourke .... makeup artist (5 episodes, 2011)
Robin L. Neal .... key makeup artist (4 episodes, 2014)
Awkward .... hair stylist (3 episodes, 2013)
Linda Stevenson-Khan .... key hair (3 episodes, 2013)
Isabella Wiley .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 2011)

Lisa Layman .... makeup department head (unknown episodes)
Adruitha Lee .... department head hair (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Hal Olofsson .... unit production manager (40 episodes, 2012-2014)
R. Blaine Currier .... production supervisor (21 episodes, 2013-2014)
Donald E. Wygal .... production supervisor (10 episodes, 2012)
David Berke .... unit production manager (3 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Berke .... second assistant director / first assistant director (54 episodes, 2011-2014)
Jason C. Brown .... second second assistant director / first assistant director / ... (50 episodes, 2012-2015)
Greg Guzik .... first assistant director (26 episodes, 2012-2015)
John Mattingly .... first assistant director (23 episodes, 2012-2014)
Todd Corman .... second second assistant director (12 episodes, 2011)
Luke Maxcy .... dga trainee (12 episodes, 2011)
Timothy Muir .... dga trainee (11 episodes, 2014)
Andrew Shepherd .... second second assistant director / second assistant director (10 episodes, 2014-2015)
Christina Thompson .... dga trainee (8 episodes, 2013)
Kirisa Gavrin .... dga trainee (7 episodes, 2013)
Valerie Finkel .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 2011)
Joseph Paul Moore .... first assistant director (5 episodes, 2011)
Morgan Willis .... dga trainee (5 episodes, 2015)
Amber Koehler .... dga trainee (4 episodes, 2014)
Thom Buckley .... second second assistant director (3 episodes, 2013-2014)
 
Series Art Department
Melissa Hinken .... art department coordinator (62 episodes, 2011-2014)
Werner Hoetzinger .... leadman (60 episodes, 2011-2014)
Max E. Brehme .... property master (56 episodes, 2011-2014)
Don Bracken .... assistant property master / assistant prop master / ... (52 episodes, 2012-2015)
Sandy Adams .... on-set dresser (24 episodes, 2011-2012)
Katie Childs .... set decoration assistant / set decoration production assistant (24 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jesse Valdez .... paint foreman (24 episodes, 2013-2014)
Roy Lopez .... construction foreman (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Meara McDonald .... art department assistant / graphic designer (21 episodes, 2014-2015)
James R. Lord .... propmaker foreman / propmaker (14 episodes, 2013-2015)
Simon Holt .... assistant prop master (14 episodes, 2014)
Loren Nickloff .... construction coordinator (14 episodes, 2014)
Patrick Russo .... assistant property master (13 episodes, 2013)
Lindsay Tomlinson .... assistant property master (12 episodes, 2012)
Jason Moore .... on-set dresser (11 episodes, 2013)
William Gideon .... construction coordinator (10 episodes, 2013)
Corey Ramirez .... set dresser (10 episodes, 2015)
Mike Kassak .... on-set dresser (9 episodes, 2014-2015)
Dylan J. Hay-Chapman .... graphic artist (9 episodes, 2015)
Jefry Shebroe .... set dresser (8 episodes, 2013)
Michael Vines .... assistant property master (8 episodes, 2013)
Alberto Bianchini .... on set dresser (8 episodes, 2014)
John David Diersing .... propmaker foreman (8 episodes, 2014)
Jim Tholen .... construction coordinator (4 episodes, 2012)
David Diering .... propmaker foreman (4 episodes, 2014)
Isidoro Avila .... on set dresser (3 episodes, 2014)

Michael Keith Aleshire-Rezendez .... buyer (unknown episodes)
Vanesa Wilkey-Escobar .... set dresser (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Coleman Metts .... production sound mixer / sound mixer (64 episodes, 2011-2015)
James Eric .... utility sound (41 episodes, 2013-2015)
John Evans .... boom operator (41 episodes, 2013-2015)
Pete Nichols .... foley artist / voice over recording engineer / ... (39 episodes, 2013-2015)
Bryan Parker .... supervising sound editor / sound editor (38 episodes, 2012-2015)
James Ledner .... sound re-recording mixer / re-recording mixer (33 episodes, 2013-2015)
Barry S. Weir Jr. .... voiceover recordist / sound effects editor / ... (24 episodes, 2012-2014)
Brian Riordan .... sound re-recording mixer / re-recording mixer (23 episodes, 2012-2013)
Steve Zaslavsky .... sound re-recording assistant (15 episodes, 2013-2015)
Graham Barclay .... sound editor (14 episodes, 2014)
Vincent Guisetti .... foley artist (11 episodes, 2011-2012)
Lorita de la Cerna .... foley mixer & editor (9 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jean-Christophe Sabatier .... french dubbing mixer (5 episodes, 2011)
Aran Tanchum .... foley mixer (4 episodes, 2011)
Marcus Ricaud .... boom operator (4 episodes, 2014)
Adrian Ordonez .... sound re-recording mixer / voice over recording engineer (3 episodes, 2012-2014)
Bill Kaplan .... sound mixer (2 episodes, 2011)
Phil DeTolve .... sound re-recording mixer / voice over recording engineer (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
William Munroe .... boom operator (2 episodes, 2013)

Daniel K. Hunter .... assistant sound editor (unknown episodes)
Paul Vitolins .... sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Special Effects by
Jake Valdez .... special effects (1 episode, 2014)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Russell C. Clarke .... visual effects consultant / visual effects (21 episodes, 2013-2014)
Kyle Gordon .... visual effects consultant (12 episodes, 2014)
Jordan Steele .... visual effects artist (2 episodes, 2014)

Stephen Hens .... conform artist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Stunts
Marc Scizak .... stunt coordinator / stunts (8 episodes, 2012-2014)
Natalie Padilla .... stunts / stunt double: Ashley Richards (3 episodes, 2012-2014)
Brady Romberg .... stunt double (3 episodes, 2014)
Whitney Coleman .... stunt double: Nikki Deloach, Greer Grammar (2 episodes, 2014)
Kara Petersen .... stunts (2 episodes, 2014)
Kelly Richardson .... stunt double: Elizabeth Whitson (2 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Jason Rez .... key grip (70 episodes, 2011-2015)
Aaron Picot .... digital imaging technician / digital loader (65 episodes, 2011-2014)
Shereen Saleh .... first assistant camera / assistant camera (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
Scott Reese .... film loader / digital loader (33 episodes, 2013-2014)
Rob Muthamia .... first assistant camera / first assistant camera: "a" camera / ... (32 episodes, 2011-2014)
Nick Liampetchakul .... best boy grip (31 episodes, 2011-2014)
Neal Morell .... second assistant camera: "a" camera (26 episodes, 2013-2014)
Adam Ward .... a camera / steadicam operator / b camera / steadicam operator (25 episodes, 2013-2014)
Josh Harrison .... camera operator / steadicam operator (24 episodes, 2011-2012)
Sam Urdank .... still photographer / first assistant camera: "b" camera (24 episodes, 2013-2014)
David Babin .... best boy rigging grip / key rigging grip (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Todd Barron .... camera operator / b camera operator (22 episodes, 2013-2015)
Shereen Shleah .... first assistant b camera / first assistant camera: "b" camera (22 episodes, 2013-2014)
Jonathon E. Salzman .... chief lighting technician (21 episodes, 2013-2014)
Chis Rountree .... grip (18 episodes, 2014)
Michael Francisco .... lighting console programmer / lighting technician (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
Nelson A. Castillo .... assistant chief lighting technician (13 episodes, 2014)
Jim McComas .... aclt rigging / rigging best boy electric (13 episodes, 2014)
Jerry D. Knight .... gaffer (12 episodes, 2011)
Stephan Dalyai .... chief lighting technician (12 episodes, 2012)
Josh Hackney .... rigging electrician / electrician (12 episodes, 2012)
Mike Jenkins .... rigging gaffer (12 episodes, 2013)
Steve Kovalesky .... rigging best boy electric (12 episodes, 2013)
Kevin Stewart .... key rigging grip (12 episodes, 2013)
James Keys .... rigging gaffer (12 episodes, 2014)
Neil Chartier .... first assistant camera (10 episodes, 2011)
Traci Chartier .... second assistant camera (10 episodes, 2011)
Cory Hart .... assistant chief lighting technician (10 episodes, 2013)
Jonathan Goldfisher .... second assistant camera: "b" camera (9 episodes, 2013-2014)
Alex Scott .... second assistant camera: "b" camera (9 episodes, 2014)
Todd Mccall .... best boy grip (8 episodes, 2013)
Eric Roizman .... a camera operator (8 episodes, 2013)
Scott Jackson .... key rigging grip (6 episodes, 2014)
Steve Kagan .... lighting technician (5 episodes, 2012)
Skip McCraw .... chief lighting technician (5 episodes, 2014)
Brian Sweeney .... b camera operator (5 episodes, 2014)
Louie DeMarco .... first assistant a camera (4 episodes, 2014)
Michael Stradling .... second assistant camera: "b" camera (4 episodes, 2014)
Joseph Arena .... b camera operator (3 episodes, 2014)
Justin Browne .... steadicam operator (2 episodes, 2015)

Luis Flores Jr. .... digital imaging technician (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting Department
Danny Zaccagnino .... executive in charge of casting / executive in charge of talent and casting / ... (50 episodes, 2012-2014)
Barbara Fiorentino .... original casting (42 episodes, 2012-2014)
Rebecca Mangieri .... original casting (42 episodes, 2012-2014)
Wendy Weidman .... original casting (42 episodes, 2012-2014)
Brandi S. Hawkins .... extras casting (30 episodes, 2012-2014)
Adam Goodell .... casting assistant (10 episodes, 2013)
Rashé Johnson .... extras casting (10 episodes, 2013)
Sande Alessi .... extras casting (9 episodes, 2015)
Cheryl Hawe .... extras casting (9 episodes, 2015)
Lauren Shaw .... casting associate (9 episodes, 2015)
Denise Larson .... extras casting (8 episodes, 2014)
Brittani Smith .... casting associate (5 episodes, 2013)
Alexis Allen .... extras casting (4 episodes, 2014)

Karina Walters .... casting associate (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Brittany Pask .... costumer / set costumer (27 episodes, 2014-2015)
Katherine Dover .... costume supervisor (24 episodes, 2013-2015)
Glinda Suarez .... set costumer (21 episodes, 2013-2014)
Sarah Tosto .... costume pa (20 episodes, 2014-2015)
Danny Vick .... set costumer (18 episodes, 2013-2014)
Joshua Coleman .... set costumer / principal set costumer / ... (14 episodes, 2012-2013)
Bridget Colella .... wardrobe assistant (12 episodes, 2011)
Jerry Jaeger .... costume supervisor (12 episodes, 2011)
'Downtown' Jamie Brown .... costume assistant (12 episodes, 2012)
Jo Rosen .... costume supervisor (12 episodes, 2013)
Jillian K. Clark .... additional costumer (9 episodes, 2015)
Kate Abraham .... wardrobe assistant (5 episodes, 2013)
Erica D. Schwartz .... wardrobe production assistant / costume pa (5 episodes, 2014)
Tina Zepeda .... additional costumer (5 episodes, 2015)
Linda Lindsay Edwards .... costumer (4 episodes, 2012)
Kenya Ware .... costumer (3 episodes, 2014)
Jennifer Ireland .... shopper (2 episodes, 2012)
Hilary Parkin .... set costumer (2 episodes, 2013)
Adam M. West .... costumer (2 episodes, 2013)
Robyn Williams .... set costumer (2 episodes, 2014)

Keely Crum .... set costumer (unknown episodes)
Margaret Rogers .... costume supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Jeff Morose .... associate editor / co-editor (29 episodes, 2011-2013)
Shaley Brooks .... colorist (27 episodes, 2012-2014)
Adam Burr .... associate editor (23 episodes, 2011-2012)
Anthony Smedile .... assistant editor (21 episodes, 2014-2015)
Russell Lynch .... colorist (13 episodes, 2011-2012)
MacKenzie Hill .... post-production assistant (12 episodes, 2012)
Kyle Gordon .... post-production assistant (12 episodes, 2013)
Lynne Warr .... assistant editor (12 episodes, 2013)
Craig Nisker .... assistant editor (11 episodes, 2014)
Lisa Pugliese .... post-production assistant (10 episodes, 2011)
Barry Goch .... on-line editor (9 episodes, 2011)
Steve Edwards .... supervising editor (8 episodes, 2013)
Randy Loveridge .... post-production coordinator (8 episodes, 2013)
Scott Gregory .... colorist (8 episodes, 2014)
Derek Herr .... on-line editor (3 episodes, 2012)
Grady Cooper .... picture editor (2 episodes, 2011)
Sally Anne Fuscoe .... assistant editor (2 episodes, 2012)

Luis Flores Jr. .... dailies colorist (unknown episodes)
Stephen Hens .... colorist (unknown episodes)
Simon Scott .... post-production assistant (unknown episodes)
 
Series Music Department
Ben Hochstein .... music supervisor (48 episodes, 2011-2014)
Rochelle Holguin .... creative music integration: MTV (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Jamie Dooner .... music coordinator (21 episodes, 2012-2013)
Jay MacLeay .... music coordinator (21 episodes, 2014-2015)
Jen Malone .... music coordinator (10 episodes, 2011)
Amie Cole .... creative music integration: MTV (8 episodes, 2013)
Elizabeth C. Axford .... musician: piano (2 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Transportation Department
Gary Jackson .... transportation / transportation co-captain (53 episodes, 2011-2015)
Kim Magruder .... driver generator operator / transportation coordinator / ... (45 episodes, 2011-2014)
R. Blaine Currier .... transportation coordinator (28 episodes, 2012-2014)
Charles Montgomery .... driver (23 episodes, 2011-2012)
Kelly Murphy .... transportation captain (15 episodes, 2013-2014)
Bart Johnson .... transportation captain (4 episodes, 2014)
 
Series Other crew
Julie Schwachenwald .... vice president of production / vice president: mtv series production (63 episodes, 2011-2014)
Sean R. Jackson .... assistant production coordinator / production secretary (43 episodes, 2011-2014)
Stuart Neumann .... location manager / supervising location manager (43 episodes, 2011-2014)
Kimberly Rach .... senior vice president: production / co-head: mtv series production / ... (41 episodes, 2011-2014)
Conor Karrel .... payroll accountant (41 episodes, 2013-2014)
Adam Pineless .... production assistant (40 episodes, 2013-2014)
Johnny Lowe .... set medic / key set medic (38 episodes, 2011-2014)
Levi Scott Hawkinson .... assistant to executive producers / production assistant (36 episodes, 2011-2013)
Matt Chase .... key craft service (36 episodes, 2012-2014)
Bernie Zavala .... first assistant accountant / payroll accountant (33 episodes, 2012-2014)
May Nejati .... production secretary / script coordinator / ... (33 episodes, 2013-2014)
Denise Karey .... script supervisor (32 episodes, 2012-2014)
Erika-Summer Walken .... production accountant (30 episodes, 2012-2014)
Noel Galan .... production assistant (30 episodes, 2013-2014)
Candace D. Brekka .... executive assistant: MTV (27 episodes, 2013-2014)
Andrew Han .... business & legal affairs: MTV (26 episodes, 2013-2014)
Amanda Paules .... coordinator: mtv series production / executive assistant: MTV (26 episodes, 2013-2014)
Michael Wolfe .... executive assistant: MTV (26 episodes, 2013-2014)
Lu Chekowsky .... promos: MTV (25 episodes, 2013-2014)
Kelly Costello .... business & legal affairs: MTV (25 episodes, 2013-2014)
Jennifer Mercer .... promos: MTV (25 episodes, 2013-2014)
Amy Pascale .... promos: MTV (25 episodes, 2013-2014)
Christopher Schmidt .... business & legal affairs: MTV (25 episodes, 2013-2014)
J Baker .... accounting clerk (24 episodes, 2011-2012)
Jeff Goodell .... production assistant (24 episodes, 2012-2014)
Thomas Chavez .... standards and practices: MTV (24 episodes, 2013-2014)
Yvette Encarnacion .... business & legal affairs: MTV (24 episodes, 2013-2014)
Anthony Fassino .... standards and practices: MTV (24 episodes, 2013-2014)
Brittani Smith .... production assistant (24 episodes, 2013-2014)
Garrett Greer .... executive assistant: MTV (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Jesse Hatter .... production secretary / production assistant (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Dena Qashqai .... executive assistant: MTV / executive assistant: mtv (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Justin Russell .... promos: MTV (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Todd Waldman .... story editor / executive story editor (23 episodes, 2013-2014)
Vera Herbert .... assistant to executive producers / writers' assistant/script coordinator (22 episodes, 2011-2012)
Ryan Aceto .... creative music integration: mtv / executive assistant: MTV (22 episodes, 2013-2014)
Randy Dolnick .... music & media licensing: MTV (22 episodes, 2013-2014)
Ashley Meade .... integrated marketing: MTV (21 episodes, 2013-2014)
Matthew Shapiro .... executive assistant / executive assistant: MTV (21 episodes, 2014-2015)
Carla Nunes .... project management: MTV (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Pavel Sterba .... key assistant location manager (20 episodes, 2013-2014)
Dana Gotlieb-Carter .... executive: mtv original series (18 episodes, 2013-2014)
John Sabia .... mtv content production group (18 episodes, 2013-2014)
Mina Lefevre .... senior vice president: mtv scripted series / head: mtv scripted series (17 episodes, 2013-2014)
Rayna Schwartz .... communications: MTV (17 episodes, 2013-2014)
Lesley Arfin .... story editor (17 episodes, 2013)
Brad Hazzard .... business & legal affairs: MTV (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
Edgar Robles .... production assistant (16 episodes, 2013-2014)
KB Pugliese .... assistant production coordinator (15 episodes, 2011-2014)
Jamie Dooner .... consultant (15 episodes, 2013)
Amy Canales .... executive assistant: MTV (15 episodes, 2014)
Amanda Elizondo .... executive assistant: MTV (15 episodes, 2014)
Frances Hagan .... business & legal affairs: MTV (15 episodes, 2014)
Diana Saafi .... business & legal affairs: MTV (15 episodes, 2014)
Shauna Thomas .... executive assistant: MTV (15 episodes, 2014)
Susanne Daniels .... president of programming: mtv (14 episodes, 2013-2014)
Chris Moeser .... digital media: MTV / coordinator: MTV digital (14 episodes, 2013-2014)
Kim Thai .... digital media: MTV / coordinator: MTV digital (14 episodes, 2013-2014)
Nathan Barksdale .... business & legal affairs: MTV (14 episodes, 2014)
Ernesto Elias .... creative music integration: mtv (14 episodes, 2014)
Oleg Goncharov .... stand-in (14 episodes, 2014)
Hina Khan .... executive assistant: MTV (14 episodes, 2014)
Louise Lumague .... executive assistant: MTV (14 episodes, 2014)
Nora Winslow .... executive assistant: MTV (14 episodes, 2014)
Tamika Young .... communications: MTV (14 episodes, 2014)
Alex Young .... mtv content production group (13 episodes, 2013-2014)
Brandon Freeberg .... digital master: MTV (13 episodes, 2014)
Melissa Hinken .... clearance coordinator (13 episodes, 2014)
Kyle McNally .... production assistant (13 episodes, 2014)
Rob Gibson .... location manager (12 episodes, 2011-2014)
Alexandra Moore .... stand-in (12 episodes, 2011)
Yana Shif .... office production assistant (12 episodes, 2012)
Dana Graham .... key assistant location manager (12 episodes, 2013-2014)
Margaret Bortner .... executive assistant: MTV (12 episodes, 2013)
Jeffrey Dubé .... production assistant (12 episodes, 2013)
Kelly Lundy .... executive assistant: MTV (12 episodes, 2013)
Anthony Steinhart .... production assistant (12 episodes, 2013)
Tamara Warren .... executive assistant: MTV (12 episodes, 2013)
Jenna Wycoff .... assistant to executive producers (12 episodes, 2014)
Kelly Fullerton .... story editor (11 episodes, 2012)
John Klymshyn III .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2013-2014)
Michael Gifford .... business & legal affairs: MTV (11 episodes, 2013)
Rayna McClendon .... assistant to writers (11 episodes, 2013)
Sara Nishikawa .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2013)
Joe Nussbaum .... consultant (11 episodes, 2013)
Kelly Berry .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2014)
Andrew Bogart .... production assistant (11 episodes, 2014)
Michael Fabiani .... communications: MTV (11 episodes, 2014)
Alexandra James .... executive assistant: MTV (10 episodes, 2013)
Katie Magnotta .... communications: MTV (10 episodes, 2013)
Joe B. Hall .... first assistant accountant (9 episodes, 2012)
Brittany Pask .... production assistant / key assistant location manager (9 episodes, 2013-2014)
Billy Harrell .... executive assistant: MTV (9 episodes, 2013)
Jennifer Solari .... communications: MTV (9 episodes, 2014)
Matias Beltramo .... production assistant (9 episodes, 2015)
Eamon Hartnett .... production assistant (9 episodes, 2015)
Miranda Zorn .... production assistant: costume department (9 episodes, 2015)
Gary Kesell .... location manager (8 episodes, 2013)
Diane Salazar .... executive assistant: MTV (8 episodes, 2013)
Richard De Labio .... key assistant location manager (8 episodes, 2014)
Lindsey Mueller .... integrated marketing: MTV (8 episodes, 2014)
Sean Whittaker .... set medic (7 episodes, 2011-2014)
Andrew C. Smith .... production secretary (7 episodes, 2012)
Katherine Lannon .... mtv content production group (7 episodes, 2013-2014)
Stuart Magruder .... production assistant (7 episodes, 2013)
Yonas Michael .... development assistant (6 episodes, 2012)
Tyler Lynch .... integrated marketing: MTV (6 episodes, 2013)
Nicholas S. Biron .... key assistant location manager (5 episodes, 2012)
Megan Simanca .... executive assistant: mtv: MTV / executive assistant: mtv (5 episodes, 2012)
Juliana Clifton .... executive assistant: MTV (5 episodes, 2014)
Sylvia Saether .... assistant to director (4 episodes, 2011)
Justin Levy .... senior vice president: mtv scripted series (4 episodes, 2013)
Anne-Marie McGintee .... executive assistant (4 episodes, 2013)
Eric Stringer .... programming enterprises: MTV (4 episodes, 2013)
Shannon Toumey .... programming enterprises: MTV (4 episodes, 2013)
Victoria Leskin .... key assistant location manager / asst. location manager (4 episodes, 2014)
Danielle Garre .... coordinator: MTV digital (3 episodes, 2013)
Adam Goodell .... production assistant (3 episodes, 2013)
Chris Linn .... evp: programming and head of production (3 episodes, 2013)
Kate Pulley .... production assistant (3 episodes, 2013)
Michael Etheridge .... assistant: Mr. Olofsson (3 episodes, 2014)
Georgia Pettit .... integrated marketing: MTV (2 episodes, 2013)
Minnie Duerr .... production accountant (2 episodes, 2014)

Philip Banks .... key set production assistant (unknown episodes)
Jasmin Cortez .... assistant accountant (unknown episodes)
April Novak .... production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Simon Scott .... accounting production assistant (unknown episodes)
 

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"Awkward" - USA (alternative title)
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Brazil:12 | Netherlands:6 | Netherlands:AL (seasons 3 and 4)

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"Awkward." - What someone says after an uncomfortable silence..., 7 August 2011
Author: dee.reid from United States

I'm 25, and a straight male, so I'm going to have to fake it here: "Awkward." is one of the best new shows on MTV right now, which unfortunately in this day and age, does not really count for much. After a myriad of repeats of everything from "Teen Mom" to "Jersey Shore," it's nice to see a decent teen comedy show on the air once again.

I really mean it when I say that "Awkward." is a decent show. No, correction: it's an above average show that manages to actually be very funny, in addition to being very raunchy. Think about MTV's other semi-good teen comedy series, "The Hard Times of RJ Berger." Like "Hard Times," "Awkward." has been easily influenced by the recent wave of popular teen comedies at the movies, most notably 2010's "Easy A" (this show's premise borrows a central plot element from that film).

"Awkward." is also heavily influenced by the films of the late John Hughes (1950-2009), that Brat Pack filmmaker behind such classics as "Sixteen Candles" (1984), "The Breakfast Club" (1985) (my personal favorite), and "Pretty in Pink" (1986). Using those movies as an influence for its plot basis, "Awkward." tells the story of Jenna Hamilton (Ashley Rickards), a virtual 15-year-old nobody at a posh Southern California high school. She narrates the show through her online blog postings.

It's clearly established early on that Jenna is in fact, quite wise beyond her years, so obviously that has got to make her a target from the more popular students. Rickards is able to give her character a sense of humanity and vulnerability, and Social "Awkward"-ness, that makes her seem like a real person and not a Molly Ringwald stereotype (a moment extremely late in the third episode really makes this clear). In fact, Rickards's Jenna Hamilton and Ringwald's bright-and-beautiful-but-socially-rejected John Hughes-era characters - Samantha Baker in "Sixteen Candles" and Andie Walsh in "Pretty in Pink," namely - are so close in age (and emotional maturity) that it's entirely possible that Jenna *could* be Ringwald's offspring from those years.

During the summer, Jenna had a brief affair with Matty (Beau Mirchoff), the hottest hunk in school, and said affair ultimately resulted in her losing her virginity. The problem is that Jenna and every other girl in school is lusting after Matty, who does in fact appear to have genuine feelings for Jenna but does not want to take their relationship public, for obvious reasons. As the season begins, the new school year has just started and we're shown Jenna's daily life as a societal outcast at her school, her promiscuous best friend Tamara (Jillian Rose Reed), and her overweight cheer-leading nemesis - and resident mean girl/queen bee - Sadie (Molly Tarlov).

Before you know it, a freak accident one night in her bathroom results in a misconstrued rumor that Jenna had tried to commit suicide, and the rumor mill at her school goes ballistic with the news. A la Emma Stone's social-climbing Olive Pendergast in "Easy A," Jenna is thrust to the top of the high school social ladder - she's the new "it" girl that everyone is talking about, for better or for worse - and she also has to deal with the common trials & tribulations of being a socially Awkward teenager on the verge of adulthood.

"Awkward." is a genuinely funny and entertaining show, if you have a thing for teen shows. Sure it rehashes a lot of what we've seen in the past to the point that it's pretty much overkill. And Lord knows we've seen enough teen comedies over the years to know what to expect from shows like this. But where "Awkward." gets points is, I think, is its knowledge of its influences, namely the works of John Hughes. Hughes was known for complex, yet uniquely human portrayals of teenagers in his films and "Awkward." appears to display some of the humanist complexities that Hughes had made his trademark back in the '80s. You can see it with Jenna and how torn she is between Matty and another popular hunk named Jake (Brett Davern).

With this in mind, this series definitely shows promise, promise that I hope is not squandered on stupid sex jokes, humor, and raunchiness - although there is already plenty of that here.

Awkward.

8/10

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