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Hellcats: Season 1 (2010-2011)



Critic Consensus: Hellcats isn't particularly original or believable, but this cheer-rific series is snarky, trashy, and thoroughly watchable.


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Based on the book "Cheer: Inside the Secret World of College Cheerleader", "Hellcats" is about pre-law student Marti Perkins (played by Aly Michalka) who wins a spot on her Memphis university's fiercely competitive cheering squad when she loses her scholarship. Nominated for a People's Choice Awards, the "Hellcats" cast also includes includes Ashley Tisdale, Robbie Jones, and Heather Hemmens.


Alyson Michalka
as Marti Perkins
Gail O'Grady
as Wanda Perkins
Ashley Tisdale
as Savannah Monroe
Heather Hemmens
as Alice Verdura
Matt Barr
as Dan Patch
Robbie Jones
as Lewis Flynn
Sharon Leal
as Vanessa Lodge
Ben Cotton
as Travis
Emma Lahana
as Charlotte
Aaron Douglas
as Bill Marsh
Teryl Rothery
as Savannah's Mom
Magda Apanowicz
as Nasty Kathy
Craig Anderson
as Morgan Pepper
Mario Van Peebles
as Alice's Father
Sonja Bennett
as Matt's Girlfriend
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Critic Reviews for Hellcats: Season 1

All Critics (23) | Top Critics (15)

For a show about cheerleading, where's all the spirit?

August 24, 2010 | Rating: 2.5/5 | Full Review…

Hellcats could become one of my little secrets in the new season.

September 8, 2010 | Full Review…

A juicy number about the newest and surliest member of a college cheer squad.

September 8, 2010 | Full Review…
Top Critic

It serves up plenty of eye candy to enhance the ride, so hey, gimme an M for Marti!

September 8, 2010 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Michalka's a big talent and for that reason, Hellcats has potential.

September 8, 2010 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Top Critic

If you can get past a few eye-rolling moments, Hellcats is a heck of a good time.

September 8, 2010 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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