Awkward is an American teen comedy series created by Lauren Lungerich for MTV. The show’s central character is Jenna Hamilton (Ashley Rickards), a Palos Verdes, California, teenager who struggles with her identity, especially after an accident is misconstrued as a suicide attempt.
Awkward‘s first season was generally well-received with television critics praising the show’s realism and writing as well as its central character, and was included in critics’ top ten lists. The show also earned several award nominations, winning one Teen Choice Award.
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