Tinowho seems to be barely off-screen in almost every episode — and who often plays an active if invisible role in the plot. Avertedat least to the extent that such events on the show tend to transpire in a realistic manner rather than follow traditional sitcom logic.
Several examples, none of them ever actually stated out loud.
Getty Images Though it was critically acclaimed, My So-Called Life had a difficult time finding new viewers thanks to its highly competitive time slot: Themes[ edit ] My So-Called Life dealt with major social issues of the mids, including child abusehomophobiateenage alcoholismhomelessnessadulteryschool violencecensorshipand drug use.
After Rayanne chokes during an open-mic performance, Jordan steps in as lead vocalist and the group eventually changes their name to Residue.
The last and most heartbreaking is when Brian decides to try Playing Cyrano to win Angela back for his rival Jordan Catalano. He returns shortly after to apologize but upon encountering Brian sitting outside instead of Angelahe claims he is looking for Tino and leaves again.
In " Resolutions ," Angela signs him up for peer tutoring after he refuses to keep allowing her to do his homework for him. I Have Many Names: He is a friend of Jordan and Rayanne. Tino is never actually seen but is mentioned in almost every episode as a running joke of the series.
Usually played in a realistic and self-aware manner.
While being tutored by Brianhe is finally diagnosed as a rudimentary reader with low literacy skills. Angela, as far as Brian is concerned. Nothing but the monsters of Alternative. Much of the show is set at the fictional Liberty High.
Rickie tells Jordan that he will light a candle and pray for him on Christmas Eve. She played teacher Mrs. The last name Catalano is believed to have been inspired by the last name of the assistant to co-executive producers, Jennifer Catalano.
After failed attempts to talk to Angela and apologize, he convinces Brian to write her a love letter. Claire Danes and Jared Leto together again!
Forgive the flutter of teenage whimsy but this photograph is the televisual equivalent of a High School reunion. In their place, she befriends Rayanne Graff and Rickie Vasquez. Getting Crap Past the Radar: Brian unintentionally captures it on videotape and after telling Sharonword quickly spreads about what happened.Feb 14, · Jordan Catalano, My So-Called Life Jordan Catalano (Jared Leto) was always destined to go down in history as one of the sexiest high school dummies of all time.
He can't read, but it's not his Home Country: US. Oct 28, · I think Angela's obsession with Jordan is the only one on television that has ever intrigued rather than irritated me. He was possibly the least-developed character on the show, but that always made sense to me - as if. Aug 25, · Watch video · Shannon's brother Jared Leto played series regular, Jordan Catalano.
The brothers formed the successful rock band, 30 Seconds to Mars, four years after the show's cancellation. The brothers formed the successful rock band, 30 Seconds to Mars, four years after the show's cancellation/10(K).
What I Learned From Re-Watching My-So Called Life as an Adult. Jordan Catalano. Talking with him at one point—although it should be said that the two exchange, all in all, very few words. Tropes used in My So-Called Life include: Adult Child: Rayanne's mother, Amber Vallon.
Not in a good way. Angela's deeply ambivalent about having sex with Jordan Catalano. So much so that she can go from one extreme to the other mid-paragraph. More All The Tropes Wiki. 1 Euphoria; 2 Taimanin Asagi/Characters.
Characters Jordan Catalano. Jordan Catalano is a bit of an enigma. He doesn't talk a lot, which makes it all to easy to read into him whatever one wants to see in him.
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