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Southern Belles: Louisville is an American reality series that follows the lives of five ladies in Kentucky airing on the Soapnet cable network. The stars of the show are Emily Gimmel, Hadley Hartz, Julie Smith, Kellie Frey, and Shea Johnson. They are friends all with roots in the Louisville area. The show highlights the ladies pursuit of careers, relationships, southern values, and other things related to what women in the south deal with. Emily is the youngest of the cast. She grew up in Louisville to parents with very conservative values. She's pursuing a career in television and radio that has led her to a job opportunity in Las Vegas. Her old school parents are against the move and are worried about her moral compass. Hadley is the girl next door type that struggles with committing to a guy in relationships. In addition, she has the challenge of a mutual attraction with her best guy friend that's a player. Julie is the only African American on the show. She's a model that wrestles with growing older in an industry that values youth. She faces the challenge of her increasing age and not having romance or children in her life. Kellie is a divorcee that's a recovering cocaine addict. She's also struggled with an eating disorder and a miscarriage. She's in the process of starting up her own dating business. Shea is the daughter of a wealthy doctor. She has expensive tastes and is engaged to a newly appointed attorney that comes from more modest means. Her boyfriend has a wandering eye and is concerned about Shea's expensive tastes. This TV docudrama chronicles the lives of 5 women in Louisville, Kentucky finding their places in this world. It showcases the high and low points in their lives as the viewers follow them on their journeys. There are a lot of real life challenges that most people should find relatable.