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Over the years the ABC Television Network has provided some of the most entertaining shows to its viewers. Ugly Betty does not fall short on that list. The TV Series ran from 2006 to 2010 and every episode was better than the next leave viewer with a cliff hanger and wanting more. Based on the Colombian soap opera Yo Soy Betty, la Fea, Silvio Horta put his own creativity to bring the show to life in America. The show is a phenomenal, twisted, funny, fashionable and entertaining television to date. The fashion industry has been portraying these beautiful people making everyone feel like only size 0 is beautiful and acceptable in this cruel world. However, Betty Suarez played by America Ferrera, is the total opposite of what the fashion world is looking for and the modeling world is in for a surprise. She got hired for the wrong reasons but Daniel Meade portrayed by Eric Mabius, her boss finds Betty to be a fantastic employee and a very good friend, whom he later learns to love.

People of all ages are discussing Ugly Betty and its great influence in the fashion world. Young girls in society continue to idolize these size 00 models and feel that they too must starve to create a similar appearance. However, Betty Suarez, who has brasses, fashionable in her own odd way begins working for one of the most respected and well known Fashion Magazines MODE in its existence and proves to everyone that 0 is not a size and beauty is about how one views themselves and Not how others view you. She is a confidant and an inspiring young woman whom many girls around the globe can relate too. The show inspires young men and women to build confidence and feel satisfied with themselves.

By Season four and the shows final season the handsome Daniel Meade realizes his true feeling for Betty, but by then Ms. Suarez has build enough experience and courage to further pursue a career and moves to London, where Danial follows and informs Betty that he too has quit Mode to find his true passion and asks Betty on a Date. This is a worth watching show with head twisting story lines that truly describe the fashion industry, and the struggles of every young girls seeking acceptance. An inspirational television show that relates to all who experience, emotional stress, lack of acceptance, determination, and the search for love, characteristics many people in society are faced with in daily bases.

ABC
4 Seasons, 85 Episodes
September 28, 2006
Comedy, Drama
6.6/10
Cast: America Ferrera
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Ugly Betty Full Episode Guide

  • Betty's relunctance to tell Daniel about her future is holding her back, Justin and Bobby go in search of a new place - although Hilda doesn't seem too keen. Amanda struggles to deal with the death of her dog, Halston, and Marc thinks he is destined to be alone.

  • Betty asks Daniel to go to Hilda's wedding with her; Amanda wants to fix Marc up with her new client; Betty considers unexpected offers; Wilhemina uses Tyler as a pawn to fight the Meade empire

  • Betty gets the chance to go to London to cover fasion week, bringing along Amanda and Hilda. Once there she meets up with Christina and also runs into Gio. Meanwhile, Wilhelmina joins AA - although with an ulterior motive.

  • When Betty goes to get her braces off, she is knocked unconcious and enters a dreamlike state where she sees how her life would've turned out if she'd never gotten her braces in the first place.

  • Betty meets a new man and wants to do a feature on him for Mode, Justin makes new friends at his acting class, and Wilhelmina is her usual 'diva' self despite being in hospital.

  • Betty is given the task of dating one of the firemen investigating their house fire, in an effort to get the results of how it happened quicker. Hilda meets Bobby's parents, and Wilhemina tries to prove to her ex that she hasn't turned into a complete diva.

  • Daniel helps Betty to cover a low-priority show. Betty discovers a new designer, Marisa, and decides to promote her however she faces stiff competition from Marc. Amanda struggles to persuade Marc or Betty to vouch for her to Wilhemina about her clothing line. Tyler tries to find Claire in New York.

  • Wilhemina is livid when she lays eyes on drag queen impersonator - Wilhediva Hater. Betty and Daniel go through a rough patch as she wins an award for her blog. Daniel has the press hot on his heels. While Marc is pleased with himself when a famous director does a photo shoot with him.

  • Betty plans a karaoke party in her apartment building, however her building gets robbed. Marc loses something valuable. Meanwhile, Amanda tricks Daniel and Wilhelmina into attending a couples counseling session with Dr. Sparks.

  • Betty recalls everything that has made up her worst week in history, and also has job issues caused by taking up a new hobby. Hilda is treated to a week of luxury by Bobby, and Daniel is becoming suspicious of Mark's actions.

  • Betty wants to spend some time apart from Matt, so finds him something else to keep him occupied. Meanwhile, Hilda has a tough decision to make regarding her baby, and Mark's fling looks to be heading towards something more serious.

  • Ignacio prepares a romantic dinner for his Jean. Betty and Hilda take the Be-Shure instant pregnancy tests. Meanwhile, Hartley gets Denise Ludwig to fill in for Wilhemina. However Marc plans to bring Willie back. Claire with Amanda track down Tyler, the son she gave up for adoption.

  • Betty, Matt and Amanda's love triangle in the Bahamas reaches boiling point. Betty has trouble with a photo shoot when Penelope Graybridge steals the shoot from her enemy Wilhemina. Marc falls for super sexy Troy.

  • Daniel hands over the power to the Community of the Phoenix to run Mode. Betty steps in to help Daniel with Bennet. She comes up with an cunning plan with the help of Claire. Wilhemina goes out in public wearing sweats creating mayhem with the media trying to get a scoop.

  • Hilda has doubts over her relationship with Archie after seeing an old flame Bobby Talercio. Marc helps Justin to fit in high school by telling him to become friends with some mean girls. Elsewhere Daniel is lured into a trap by Bennett. Wilhemina tries to come up with money to help Nico out of trouble.

  • At Wilhemina's fund-raiser for Tibetan orphans Matt asks someone to be his partner. Daniel hires Natalie as his assistant, making Betty feel unneeded. Daniel finds out that Claire has a secret.

  • Betty has Marc as be her temporary assistant thanks to Wilhemina. Betty ends up covering the worst jobs in New York as an assignment but she needs to dress up as a hot dog and perform a Bollywood style dance. Marc has insecurities about how his idol at Vogue magazine will percieve him. Daniel is targeted by the leader of the Community.

  • Betty strives for a scoop with a new designer.

  • In the season finale Marc and Betty are left to battle it out for the same job after the death of a Mode editor. Wilhelmina threatens Claire to resign or her dark secret will be shown to Cal. Matt struggles with his jealousy, while Justin nervously waits to see if he has a place in the performing arts school.

  • Henry forces Betty to acknowledge she still loves her former fiance. Daniel wins the media over with his transformation as a devoted husband. While Wilhelmina tries to get information from Victoria Hartley about the hold Claire Meade has on Cal Hartley.

  • Betty, Matt and Marc come together in order to succeed in their final YETI project, a photo session with singer, Adele. Love is in the air for one lucky couple as proposals are made. Claire and Wilhelmina continue to argue.

  • Baby William is the unlikely hold up in Mode receiving the money it needs to save the company, whilst Hilda is asked to help with a political campaign.

  • Daniel hatches up an idea to boost the Mode's financial situation after discovering that Betty and her family have been invited to the home of Matt's obscenely wealthy father, for an Easter egg hunt. Meanwhile, Wilhelmina discovers a reason to become suspicious of her son's DNA.

  • Daniel and Wilhelmina make Mode's issue based on sex to spice things up. Matt is hesitant to take the next step with Betty. Marc and Amanda provide Betty with a makeover.

  • Betty meets Matt's mother, but the meeting turns into a disaster. Meanwhile, Wilhelmina comes up with a way to solve the company's cash problem; Daniel deals with his relationship with Molly; and the Suarez's work together to set Hilda up with Archie.

  • The Suarez family have to come up with enough money to buy their home after their landlord decides to sell it. Meanwhile, the Mode staff copes with recent events.

  • On assignment from YETI, Betty makes a shocking discovery in regards to Mode's yearly budget. Meanwhile, Betty has to deal with more attention from Matt as well as unexpected news from Henry.

  • Fashion Week hits town which causes problems for the staff at Mode. Betty has to split her time between working on her Yeti assignment and working with a new designer. Elsewhere, Wilhelmina has lost her way because of Connor and there's a new person working at Mode.

  • It's Claire's 60th birthday and Betty makes her a video which reveals some unintentional footage of Mrs Meade. Also, Daniel and Wilhelmina are finding it hard having someone new in their lives.

  • Betty is torn between work and home following a family crisis. Meanwhile, couples Daniel and Molly and Connor and Wilhelmina try to hide their relationships.

  • Betty finds it hard to impress her idol, Jodie Papadakis who is an editor at YETI, while making a mess of her work and family life. Betty has a disastrous encounter with the assistant at ELLE magazine.

  • Betty and Amanda are cash strapped and decide to use this to their benefit while spending a night on the town by writing an article on Mode's website named "How I Blew Ten Grand Without Spending a Dime." The girls receive an evening in New York City which they will never forget.

  • Betty tries to prevent an issue of Mode from shipping because it can result in a PR mess for the magazine. Meanwhile, Hilda's business license is denied by the city, forcing her to go to other means to keep her salon alive.

  • Betty works overtime to get the attention of her cute neighbor, struggling musician Jesse (guest star Val Emmich).

  • Betty finds herself competing with Kimmie (guest star Lindsay Lohan) who finally shows her true colors, and new citizen Ignacio prepares to vote for the first time.

  • Kimmie Keegan goes to Betty for help in finding a job. Meanwhile, Daniel decides to try a matchmaking service and gets a shocking "perfect" match. Elsewhere, Justin tries out for a Broadway musical.

  • Gio returns to town, forcing Betty to attempt to make amends. However, Gio resists her attempts to make things right. Meanwhile, Daniel must cope with shocking family news.

  • A tragic accident leaves the Mode staff stunned and Betty must find out what really happened when a detective comes looking for answers. Meanwhile, Ignacio learns about Hilda and Coach Diaz.

  • Wilhelmina, getting ready for her first issue as editor, offers Betty a job as her assistant. Meanwhile, Daniel learns he will have to undergo a custody battle if he wants to keep Daniel Jr. in the U.S. Later, Hilda's romance with Coach Diaz continues to heat up.

  • Betty must make a life-altering decision about what to do with her life. Meanwhile, Ignacio lands a job at a fast food restaurant while Wilhelmina forces Daniel to make changes in his life.

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Now that the tape has been viewed, some are whispering that Lohan could be in bigger trouble than what was initially thought.

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In a week where every third word out of everyone's mouth seems to be about Lindsay Lohan, we pause to ask the Yidio Question of the Day.

Does Lindsay Lohan even deserve to be a celebrity?

Yes:

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Hayek and partner Jose Tamez through their Ventanarosa Productions and ABC Studios will base the miniseries on the best-selling book Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West written by Gregory Maguire.

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