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wkward (TV series) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search "Awkward." redirects here. For other uses, see Awkward (disambiguation). Awkward Awkward title.png Genre Teen drama Comedy-drama Created by Lauren Iungerich Starring Ashley Rickards Beau Mirchoff Nikki DeLoach Jillian Rose Reed Brett Davern Molly Tarlov Desi Lydic Jessica Lu Greer Grammer Narrated by Ashley Rickards Country of origin United States Original language English No. of seasons 5 No. of episodes 89 (list of episodes) Production Executive producers Lauren Iungerich Erin Ehrlich Chris Alberghini Mike Chessler Producer Robert West Production locations Los Angeles, California Cinematography Steve Gainer (series) Eric Haase (pilot) Running time 20–44 minutes Production companies Remote Productions Mosquito Productions Crazy Cat Lady Productions MTV Production Development Distributor Viacom Media Networks Release Original network MTV Original release July 19, 2011 – May 24, 2016 External links Website Awkward is an American teen comedy-drama television series created by Lauren Iungerich 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. The series premiered on July 19, 2011, and was renewed for a second season in August 2011. In June 2013, it was announced that creator Iungerich would be exiting the series after production of the third season concluded in June 2013. MTV renewed the series for a fourth season in August 2013 with new showrunners Chris Alberghini and Mike Chessler replacing Iungerich. 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 it was included in various critics' top ten lists. The show also earned several awa rd nominations, winning one Teen Choice Award and one People's Choice Award. In October 2014, Awkward was renewed for a fifth and final season, which premiered in August 2015. The second half of the fifth season did not begin to air until March 2016. Alberghini indicated that there could possibly be a sixth season. While most cast members agreed that they would happily return in that event, telling fans to let MTV know if they wanted more seasons, no further episodes of the series were produced. The series finale aired on May 24, 2016. During the course of the series, 89 episodes of Awkward aired over five seasons. Contents 1 Plot 2 Episodes 2.1 Season 1 (2011) 2.2 Season 2 (2012) 2.3 Season 3 (2013) 2.4 Season 4 (2014) 2.5 Season 5 (2015–2016) 3 Cast and characters 4 Broadcast 5 Conception 6 Reception 6.1 Critical response 6.2 Critics' top ten lists 6.3 Accolades 7 Home media 8 Notes 9 References 10 External links Plot Social outcast Jenna Hamilton has a freak acciden t but it is mistaken for a suicide attempt because she had received a harsh "care-frontation" letter suggesting ways on how she could be less unpopular. She begins a blog that helps her deal with different high school issues such as boy troubles, peer pressure and maintaining friendships. By making changes and embracing her misfortune, she grows up and becomes well known among her peers, for better or worse. Episodes Main article: List of Awkward episo