It’s been over 10 years since The O.C. aired it’s first episode and people are still talking about it. The Fox drama has had quite the cultural impact and what many people don’t know is that it could have been a very different show. From the Cohen’s name to the stars who were almost cast, here are a few behind the scenes secrets about The O.C.!
12. Rachel Bilson Surprised Them
The character Summer Roberts was only supposed to be a guest star. During the pilot, she had only three lines, but the audience really responded to her, and she had great chemistry with Adam Brody, so she became a series regular after episode seven, “The Escape.”