"Leaving Playa Linda" - (TV-PG, D, L) (HDTV)
Monday , July 04 2005 (R)
9:00 - 10:00 PM ET
AVA ADMITS HER TRUE FEELINGS FOR JOHNNY/BRADIN REALIZES HE CARES FOR ERIKA - After Ava is given the opportunity to design a wedding gown for a famous pop star (guest star Christy Romano, "Even Stevens," "Kim Possible"), she decides that it's time to finally admit her feelings for Johnny (Shawn Christian). Meanwhile, Bradin (Jesse McCartney) realizes that he and Erika (Taylor Cole) have feelings for each other. When the family sees the budding relationship between Bradin and Erika, they advise him against a relationship with her and encourage him to leave town to join a surf tour with Jay (Ryan Kwanten) as his chaperone. Merrin Dungey, Kay Panabaker, Zac Efron, Nicholas J. Benson and guest star Carmen Electra also star. The first episode was written by Tim Davis and directed by Peter O'Fallon (#207). The second episode was directed by producer Jack Clements and written by Patrick Sean Smith (#208).