The O.C.

A slick hit about a troubled L.A. teen taken in by an idealistic lawyer and his family in affluent Orange County. The series filled the youth-soap hole left by the departed '90210,' but quickly proved itself far more gritty---and witty. In addition, early plots set up an appealing balance between the kids and grown-ups, who were portrayed as real people (more…)

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10 Shows Where the Lead Was Eclipsed by Someone Better

Every once in a while a show comes along with a TV character who refuses to play by the rules or be held back by the fact they're technically a member of the supporting cast. In rare cases they shine because the actual lead is kind of insufferable, b… Read more

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The End's Not Near, It's Here Season 4, Episode 16 Feb 22, 2007 Subscription

In the emotional series finale of "The O.C.," Ryan, the Cohens, the Coopers and their friends build new lives, resolve lingering issues, face major decisions and undergo shocking personal transformations.

The Night Moves Season 4, Episode 15 Feb 15, 2007 Subscription

In the aftermath of a major earthquake that cuts off power and communication between the Cohens and their loved ones, Seth must take over Ryan's role as the protector when Ryan is injured and the boys are stranded on a deserted road.

The Shake Up Season 4, Episode 14 Feb 8, 2007 Subscription

Taylor eagerly prepares for her first real birthday celebration, but she frets over the fact that Ryan has still not told her he loves her.

The Case of the Franks Season 4, Episode 13 Feb 1, 2007 Subscription

As Valentine's Day approaches, Ryan worries that the pressure of the holiday will ruin his relationship with Taylor.

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Piss on You & The World's Greatest Wars
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04:02 — These ladies are friendship goals!
10 Things You Didn't Know About The O.C.
01:34 — The Cohens almost weren't the Cohens.
Best TV Bromances of All Time
03:39 — There have been a lot of bromances through out television history but these are some of the best. This includes Chandler & Joey, Cory & Shawn and mor (more…)

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The O.C.'s Rachel Bilson and Chris Carmack Reunite on Nashville Set

See the adorable pic!

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14 of the Worst TV Dads of All Time

Your dad looks pretty good now, huh?

Adam Brody, <em>The O.C.</em>
9 Times The O.C.'s Seth Cohen Made You Question His Nerdiness

He was not a lonely, geeky loser

Jeff Hephner, Sharon Stone
Sharon Stone Is Coming to TV in TNT Drama

TNT has greenlit the action drama Agent X, starring Sharon Stone and Jeff Hephner, the network annou…

Peter Gallagher and Mariska Hargitay
Law & Order: SVU's Peter Gallagher Is Busier Than Ever — and That's Just How He Likes It

On his first day on the set of Law & Order: SVU, Peter Gallagher had one very important mission – an…

Mischa Barton
Mischa Barton Regrets Doing The O.C.

Mischa Barton isn't the star she once was, but the actress-turned-e-cigarette model is happy this wa…

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  • Premiered: August 5, 2003
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A slick hit about a troubled L.A. teen taken in by an idealistic lawyer and his family in affluent Orange County. The series filled the youth-soap hole left by the departed '90210,' but quickly proved itself far more gritty---and witty. In addition, early… (more)

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