Venice the Series (2009– )

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Venice the Series is Co-Created by Crystal Chappell and Kim Turrisi. Venice focuses on the life of Gina Brogno - a single, gay, self-made interior designer - living and working in Venice ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
 Lara Miller (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
 Gina Brogno (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
Jordan Clarke ...
 John Brogno (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
 Owen Brogno (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
Jessica Leccia ...
 Ani Martin (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
Michael Sabatino ...
 Alan Anders / ... (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
 Katherine Pierce (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
 Guya (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
 Jaime Smith / ... (48 episodes, 2009-2014)
 Adrienne (36 episodes, 2010-2014)
 Michele King (36 episodes, 2009-2012)
 Brandon (36 episodes, 2010-2014)
 Drew (36 episodes, 2010-2014)
 Sami Nelson (24 episodes, 2009-2010)
 Van (24 episodes, 2010-2014)
 Nurse (24 episodes, 2010-2012)
 Amber (24 episodes, 2010-2012)
 Richard (24 episodes, 2010-2012)
 Logan (24 episodes, 2011-2014)
 Jake (24 episodes, 2011-2014)


Venice the Series is Co-Created by Crystal Chappell and Kim Turrisi. Venice focuses on the life of Gina Brogno - a single, gay, self-made interior designer - living and working in Venice Beach, California. The plot follows Gina's human experience in connection with her various love interests, brother Owen, father The Colonel and myriad other characters that make up Gina's network of relationships. Gina is a strong, confident, and complex career woman who navigates her relations with people through an intense yet thoughtful prism. The convergence of Gina's experiences with a progressive, bohemian, and urban backdrop; provides an electrifying plot journey. The storyline offers the best of traditional soap romance, love stories, tragic happenings, and hairpin turns. But it is done in a new, savvy, and edgy format with unique character development, diversity of character, and tantalizing plot portrayal. Written by Anonymous

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In episode 6, the Colonel picks up a tube of lipstick from the table and puts it in his pocket, but in the next shot, the lipstick is still on the table. See more »

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More than a soap, Venice takes a look at lives of everyday Lesbians.
6 August 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Actress Crystal Chappell and writer Kim Turrisi have created a web series that many initially regarded as a continuation of the Otalia storyline from the late soap opera "Guiding Light". It is, however, much more than that. The Venice storyline explores the relationships within a middle class family with action revolving around the principal character, Gina, played with great sensitivity by Chappell. Further, it focuses on Gina's work life and love life as an out and proud Lesbian. The top notch cast includes a number of former Guiding Light stars including Jessica Leccia who played Chappell's love interest in the Otalia storyline. Others include players from One Life To Live and Days of Our Lives. In many cases, actors have been cast in roles quite different than they are used to playing. Season one has 12 episodes and the eagerly awaited seasons two and three are in various stages of production. Chappell and Venice are on the cutting edge of what may be the future of soaps. Chappell, who also directs and produces, has been able to create a quality product with greater freedom of expression and superior production values and has done so less expensively and with economy of effort. A must-see.

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