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Life Unexpected 

After 15 years in foster homes, Lux decides to get emancipated, which leads to her meeting her birth parents.

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Series cast summary:
Britt Robertson ...  Lux Cassidy 26 episodes, 2010-2011
Shiri Appleby ...  Cate Cassidy 26 episodes, 2010-2011
Kristoffer Polaha ...  Nate 'Baze' Bazile 26 episodes, 2010-2011
Austin Basis ...  Matthew 'Math' Rogers 26 episodes, 2010-2011
Kerr Smith ...  Ryan Thomas 26 episodes, 2010-2011
Ksenia Solo ...  Natasha 'Tasha' Siviac 13 episodes, 2010-2011
Shaun Sipos ...  Eric Daniels 12 episodes, 2010-2011
Emma Caulfield Ford ...  Emma Bradshaw 11 episodes, 2010-2011
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15-year-old foster-care vet Lux has finally decided to become an emancipated minor. During her journey through the legal maze, she finds her biological father, 32-year-old Nate "Baze" Bazile, who lives above a bar and is astonished to learn that he has a daughter, and finally her biological mother, Cate Cassidy, a local-radio star with a fiancé, Ryan Thomas. A judge decides to grant temporary custody of Lux to Baze and Cate instead of emancipating her. Written by Josef

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2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Light Years See more »

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Dolby

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1.78 : 1
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Nina Dobrev auditioned for the role of Lux, but network wanted her to stay with her role on The Vampire Diaries (2009). See more »

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Amazing, cool, throughly enjoyable
15 October 2010 | by slimmy5656See all my reviews

I didn't expect this at all, At my age i nomally don't watch stuff like this but im so glad i stumbled on this. The acting is top notch, The writing is top notch.

Don't expect complex in depth storys, there just normal happy story with a bit of drama and comerdy thrown in for good measure (just about right for the times we live in). luk's is so belevable in her character you really believe she lived through it (well clearly brittany robertson is very good young actress) i am expecting great things from her in the future. i remember shiri from roswell even the she was hot now,,,,im sure get what i mean. And Kristoffer Polaha is great haven't seen him in anything else but im impressed.

To conclude im hooked, i just hope the networks give this a chance to evolve im so sure this show has legs to run and run. Go on give a chance you really wont be disappointed .


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