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.
Last Episode04x16 The End's Not Near, It's H… Aired: Feb. 22, 2007
Newport was forever changed with the arrival of outside Ryan Atwood four years ago. In the series finale, an emotional ending shows what happens …
Series Fun Facts
- Kaitlin was originally played by Shailene Woodley in Season One. When Kaitlin returns in season three, Willa Holland had taken over the role.
- Caleb's wife and Kirsten and Hailey's mother's name was Rose Nichol. She, like Kirsten, suffered from alcoholism.
- The character name Taylor Townsend is eerily similar to the neighboring towns mention in Bissinger's Friday Night Lights. One is Taylor, another is Townsend.