True Jackson, VP: Season 1 (2008 - 2009)

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Air date: Nov 8, 2008

True Jackson (Keke Palmer), a teenager who loves fashion, becomes an executive at a major fashion label in New York City. She begins her first day at work and encounters cliques and mean girls, just like in high school, and soon she realizes that the corporate world isn't very different from high school.

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Air date: Nov 15, 2008

True must decide whether to fire Lulu as her assistant after she makes a mistake with one of True's projects.

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Air date: Nov 22, 2008

True must look after a model who is difficult.

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Air date: Dec 6, 2008

True must design items for pro skateboarder Ryan Sheckler, so she and Lulu do some undercover research dressed as boys. Elsewhere, Amanda doesn't want to drive away her newest assistant, so she makes an effort to be nice.

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Air date: Dec 13, 2008

Ryan, Lulu and True discover that Amanda's boyfriend is being unfaithful and they let her know, which results in True getting more work. Meanwhile, Lulu assists Max's accountant on a project and becomes convinced that the man is Santa Claus.

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Air date: Jan 3, 2009

When Lulu needs a dress for a school dance, True unknowingly lends her one that is a prototype. True also gets Jimmy's band a gig at the dance and receives a meaningful thank-you kiss from Jimmy in return.

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Air date: Jan 17, 2009

Amanda gets ready for her high-school reunion and goes overboard with beauty treatments. Meanwhile, True and her pals learn Amanda was a teenage nerd when they find her old yearbook.

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Air date: Jan 25, 2009

True and Amanda compete to see whose designs will impress an Icelandic retail chain. Meanwhile, Ryan pretends he's a vice president, hoping to win the affections of a model.

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Air date: Feb 7, 2009

True plays matchmaker when she sets Max up with her school librarian. Elsewhere, Amanda and Oscar discover they love the same TV show.

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Air date: Feb 16, 2009

True gets an offer to work for Max's archenemy in the fashion world.

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Critic Reviews for True Jackson, VP Season 1

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As almost an incidental bonus, "True Jackson" also tosses in some subtle satire on the fashion biz itself. It's not profound, but at its best moments, it's stylish and fun.

Feb 12, 2020 | Full Review…

''True Jackson VP'' scores its comic points, ''Ugly Betty''-style, with office politics and the foibles of the fashion world.

Feb 6, 2020 | Full Review…

But the heart of the matter is Palmer, who easily plays both sassy and serious, broad comedy and subtle, and has great appeal.

Feb 6, 2020 | Full Review…

There are some better-than-expected interludes - such as True's epiphany about the similarities between a workplace and high school.

Feb 6, 2020 | Full Review…

Teen's overnight success is unrealistic -- but fun for kids.

Feb 6, 2020 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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