The O.C.

The O.C.

  • Created byJosh Schwartz
  • GenreComedy, Drama and Romance
  • Episode Count2
  • Original NetworkFOX
  • Original ReleaseAugust 5, 2003
  • Other castMischa Barton, Adam Brody and Peter Gallagher
  • StatusFinished
  • Runtime44 minutes


A troubled teen named Ryan is taken in by a public defense lawyer and his rich real estate developer wife in Newport Beach, California after he is kicked out and abandoned by his alchoholic and unstable mother. He meets their quick-witted son Seth and they soon become best friends.