TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A troubled youth becomes embroiled in the lives of a close-knit group of people in the wealthy, upper-class neighborhood of Newport Beach, Orange County, California.
The opening credits theme song, "California" by Phantom Planet, was also featured in the end credits of Orange County (2002).
It's almost 3:30. Isn't your interview at 4?
Seth: What are you talking about?
Ryan: Are you ready?
Seth: Am I ready? Do me a favor.
Seth: Go ahead and feel that. Feel that puppy right there.
Seth: Okay. You don't want to touch another man, I get it. You find my slender ...
In the pilot episode Ryan says he is 17. Each season was a year because of a Chrismukkah episode per season. Ryan doesn't turn 18 until late season 3 meaning he was 17 for 3 years.
For the first half of season one, Rachel Bilson (Summer) and Melinda Clarke (Julie) were credited as guest stars, even though Rachel Bilson appeared in each episode. From the fourteenth episode on, they were credited on the theme song as regulars.