She says her goodbyes to her family and friends and prepares to leave for Greece. By the 10th episode of the first season, the couple officially began their romantic relationship. At the airport, Ryan catches a glimpse of a girl with a pink Berkeley sweatshirt tied around her waist. Speaking of cool characters that help to reshuffle stereotypes in the ol' collective consciousness, Rachel Bilson's Summer Roberts did quite a bit towards championing the idea that popular, attractive, rich, white girls aren't just like, totally vapid, or whatever. She is a privileged California native born into a wealthy family, residing next to the Cohen family's house. Summer Roberts isn't your regular Valley Girl.
Soon after, on vacation in Tijuana with Ryan, Seth Cohen and best friend Summer RobertsMarissa discovers that her parents are separating.
Kaitlin then explains to Ryan that her sister died three years ago in an overdose in Tijuana a parallel of her non-fatal overdose in the episode " The Escape ". Since then, girl-girl love scenes have become more common on TV, so it was probably just a matter of time before "The O. Her designer-label-packed wardrobe masks her turbulent mood swings and hard-partying ways. Even though it's November. Visit Prime Video to explore more titles. Luke Ward ex-boyfriend Ryan Atwood ex-boyfriend D. Marissa is introduced as a wealthy, beautiful socialite in Newport Beach, Californiawhose family mother Juliefather Jimmyand younger sister Kaitlin go through dramatic changes over the seasons.
After some time, she comes to her senses and decides to leave Kevin. Differentiating Ryan's character through his clothing in such a stereotypical way was a little lazy of the show. After this, Marissa battles with her mother, who wants to send her to rehab. The two realize that they may not be the most compatible couple but can benefit from each other's friendship and support. There was the aforementioned ex-lover-cum-stowaway who took up camp in Sandy's office; Kirsten's affair with boozeand her emotional affair with colleague Carter ; there was a difference of political stances and numerous battles with the in-laws who would want to spend time with Caleb Cohenthough, tbh?