Laguna Beach

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  • TV-PG
  • 2004
  • 3 Seasons
  • 4.9  (4,073)

In the early 2000s, MTV introduced a reality TV show called "Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County" featuring a group of wealthy teenagers living in Laguna Beach, California. The show premiered in September 2004, and it lasted for three seasons until November 2006.

The show was a massive hit due to its unique take on documenting the lives of wealthy and privileged teenagers. The show focused on the personal lives of eight students living in Laguna Beach while giving the audience a preview of their daily routines, parties, heartbreaks, and friendships. The students attended Laguna Beach High School and were known for their glamorous lifestyle, designer clothes, fancy cars, and waterfront homes.

The show introduced viewers to the lives of eight students, including Christina Schuller, Lo Bosworth, Morgan Olsen, Talan Torriero, Kristin Cavallari, Lauren Conrad, Stephen Colletti, and Jason Wahler. These eight students were often seen hanging out together, partying, going on vacations, and experiencing their daily lives in Orange County. The cameras followed them to class, basketball games, junior prom, graduation day, and even shopping sprees at the mall.

Christina Schuller was a cheerleader and aspiring singer who was often seen performing at local events. Lo Bosworth was a bookworm and friends with everyone on the show. Morgan Olsen was known for her spunky personality and was Jason Wahler's ex-girlfriend. Talan Torriero was a popular guy who was pursued by Lauren Conrad, Kristin Cavallari, and other girls on the show.

The show's standout star, Kristin Cavallari, was known for her dramatic relationships with Stephen Colletti and the rest of the cast. Lauren Conrad was portrayed as the quintessential good girl who had a crush on Stephen Colletti but was often ignored by him. Jason Wahler was considered the bad boy of the show and was known for his partying and drinking habits.

The show was not without its share of drama, and it often depicted the harsh realities of high school cliques and relationships. The cast was often seen squabbling, backstabbing each other, and gossiping behind each other's backs. The show's producers created dramatic conflicts to keep viewers hooked, and the show became infamous for its fights, makeups, and breakups.

The show's popularity grew even further with the release of its soundtrack, which included songs by popular artists such as The Killers, Keane, and The All-American Rejects. The show's theme song, "Come Clean" by Hilary Duff, became a hit and was played on the radio for months.

"Laguna Beach" had a profound impact on reality TV and pop culture. It introduced the world to the lives of wealthy teenagers living in coastal towns, and it set a precedent for future shows such as "The Hills" and "Keeping Up with the Kardashians." The show was responsible for skyrocketing the careers of its stars, including Lauren Conrad, Kristin Cavallari, and Lo Bosworth.

In conclusion, "Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County" was a groundbreaking show that depicted the lives of wealthy teenagers living in one of America's most beautiful coastal towns. The show's popularity was heavily influenced by the drama, backstabbing, and personal relationships of the cast, and it set precedents for future shows in the genre. The show's stars became household names, and the show itself became a significant cultural phenomenon.

Laguna Beach is a series that is currently running and has 3 seasons (44 episodes). The series first aired on September 28, 2004.

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See You In A Decade
15. See You In A Decade
November 15, 2006
The seniors wave goodbye to their high school days as they face their graduation. With new beginnings on the horizon, emotions are running high in Laguna Beach. Cameron's loneliness leads him into Jessica's arms while Breanna and Rocky once again mend their friendship, much to Tessa's distress. The cast prepares to part ways with tearful goodbyes as Kelan heads to college and Chase heads for LA to record an album with Kelan and the rest of the band.
Show Them What You've Got
14. Show Them What You've Got
November 8, 2006
Chase and Kelan's band plays a big gig in Hollywood and the whole gang comes out to support them. But Tessa's Laguna drama follows her when she's caught in between Breanna and Derek.
You Don't Just Get Me Back
13. You Don't Just Get Me Back
November 8, 2006
Prom is in the air and while everyone claims their dates, Raquel decides to give Alex another chance and go to Prom with him. But when the big night comes, will it go as well as Rocky expects?
Only In Cabo
12. Only In Cabo
November 1, 2006
It's Spring Break time, which for the Laguna Beachers means a trip to Cabo. The usual Cabo drama occurs when Kyndra and Tyler hook up again.
The Three Day Rule
11. The Three Day Rule
October 25, 2006
Major tears erupt when Rocky and Alex see each other at a concert by Chase's band. Meanwhile, Tessa's new relationship starts to chill when Derek gives her the cold shoulder.
It's Like Break Up Season
10. It's Like Break Up Season
October 18, 2006
Bonfires always bring drama and this year Rocky and Alex are at the center of it. While she tries to hold onto Alex, he's already checking out his other options. Will Rocky be able to convince Alex that she's the best thing out there?
First Date, Last Date
9. First Date, Last Date
October 11, 2006
In Laguna, it seems there are always new relationships sparking up as others fade away. It's no different now, as Tessa goes on a date with Cameron's friend Derek at the same time Jessica and Cameron head in different directions.
Spies, Lies and Alibis
8. Spies, Lies and Alibis
October 4, 2006
Kyndra tries to calm the rumor mill by hosting a Valentine's Day dinner party with Tyler, but tensions flare when Cameron shows up. Meanwhile, Rocky takes it to another level with Alex on their romantic night out.
Hookups & Cover Ups
7. Hookups & Cover Ups
September 27, 2006
Kyndra risks her relationship with Tyler when she gets a little too cozy with Cameron at Winter Formal. Will she be able to convince everyone nothing happened including Tyler's little sister, Nikki, before she tells?
Headed For Heartbreak
6. Headed For Heartbreak
September 20, 2006
It's Cameron's birthday but it's Tessa who is surprised when she realizes that Cameron has a totally different take on their hookup. Meanwhile, Kyndra rekindles her rocky romance with her ex-boyfriend, Tyler.
Kiss and Don't Tell
5. Kiss and Don't Tell
September 13, 2006
Rocky and Cameron tag along with Tessa for her modeling gig in San Diego, where she and Cameron have a fling.
Old Friends, New Crushes
4. Old Friends, New Crushes
September 6, 2006
Breanna tries to mend her friendship with Raquel; Chase helps Kelan pursue long-time crush Lexie by setting up a double date.
We're Gonna Crash a Party
3. We're Gonna Crash a Party
August 30, 2006
Kyndra and Cami crash Rocky's Christmas party, and Cameron gets defensive about his relationship with Jessica.
Who Wants to Date a Rockstar?
2. Who Wants to Date a Rockstar?
August 23, 2006
Rocky throws a birthday party for Tessa's sweet 16. She supplies the help of Tessa's best friend Chase to throw her the most amazing party.
The Thrill of the Hunt
1. The Thrill of the Hunt
August 16, 2006
The new cast includes the singer and guitarist from a rock band and the sister of previous cast member Lauren Conrad. Tessa brings best friend Raquel to Kyndra's barbecue, where they're both unwanted guests. Meanwhile, Jessica reveals her relationship with Cameron, but she's not the only one interested in him.
Where to Watch Laguna Beach
Laguna Beach is available for streaming on the MTV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Laguna Beach on demand at Paramount+, Amazon Prime, Netflix, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    September 28, 2004
  • IMDB Rating
    4.9  (4,073)