"The Space Between Us" - (TV-PG) (HDTV)
Monday , June 20 2005 Fresh Episode
9:00 - 10:00 PM ET
GROWING UP IS HARD TO DO - When a group of older surfers convince Bradin (Jesse McCartney) to make his own decisions, he rejects Jay's (Ryan Kwanten) parental opinions and humiliates Erika (Taylor Cole) in the process. Meanwhile, when Nikki's (Kay Panabaker) poem is chosen for publication and she is asked to read in front of an audience, Amber (guest star Shelley Buckner) offers Nikki alcohol to steady her nerves. After learning of Bradin and Nikki¿s troubles, Ava (Lori Loughlin) returns home from her European business trip. Shawn Christian, Merrin Dungey and Nicholas J. Benson also star. Rick Muirragui wrote the episode directed by Peter O¿Fallon (#210).