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Photos From Trashy New Soap 'Westside': Bikinis, Making Out & Surfing

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The Westside is getting its own trashy soap (or at least a pilot!) about a pair of star-crossed lovers in Venice. For the last few weeks, filming for the pilot has been happening on location in Venice Beach.

In the show, Odette Annable and Luke Bracey star as the the Romeo-and-Juliette-esque pair, and they filmed some of their steamy oceanside beach scenes. Bracey's character Chris Carver is the bad boy just released from a six-year sentence related to dealing marijuana. Jennifer Beals plays his mother, and she appears to be pregnant and spreading ashes in the scene she was shooting. Brooklyn Sudano, daughter of the late Donna Summer, plays Chris' girlfriend (drama!).

Deadline described the show this way, "It focuses on two rival families, the Nances and the Carvers, and a forbidden and dangerous romance emerging between them as the families battle for control of Venice."

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