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Baldwin Hills: Season 1

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Baldwin Hills

Baldwin Hills

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
run date:
07/10/07
broadcaster:
BET
genre:
Reality TV

We gave it an A-

Craving some good reality TV? Try Baldwin Hills, which follows a group of 12 mostly affluent black friends who reside in the eponymous L.A. neighborhood, attend private schools, and drive slick cars. The drama feels authentic, and the kids’ parents actually exist on screen. Brutally honest casting tapes and an MTV Cribs-style tour of socialite Ashley’s pad in the EXTRAS are juicy fun. But the most replay-worthy moments in this collection are anything involving the comically sassy Staci. The spitfire, who lives in the nearby rougher hood known as the Jungles, stirs more drama than Heidi and Lauren combined. A-