Bunheads

TV review by Emily Ashby, Common Sense Media
Bunheads Poster Image

Common Sense says

age 14+

Likable drama blends good role models, small-town humor.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 7 reviews

Did we miss something on diversity?

Research shows a connection between kids' healthy self-esteem and positive portrayals in media. That's why we've added a new "Diverse Representations" section to our reviews that will be rolling out on an ongoing basis. You can help us help kids by suggesting a diversity update.

A Lot or a Little?

The parents' guide to what's in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 14+

ok

A rebellious teen drinks beer to cope with frustrations at home, but there's no ill effect from the transgression. Adults drink champagne and cocktails in social settings.

This title has:

Great messages
Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

TV Details

Our Editors Recommend

  • Gilmore Girls Poster Image

    Gilmore Girls

    Fun coming-of-age drama that's great for teens.

    age 13+
  • My So-Called Life Poster Image

    My So-Called Life

    Mature teen angst at its best.

    age 14+
  • Degrassi Poster Image

    Degrassi

    Superb, socially conscious drama deals with tough issues.

    age 14+
  • Switched at Birth Poster Image

    Switched at Birth

    Family drama's responsible messages are good for teens.

    age 14+

Character Strengths

Find more tv shows that help kids build character.

  • Child cross country skiing
    Perseverance
    See all
  • Teenage boy with a basketball
    Self-control
    See all

Themes & Topics

Browse titles with similar subject matter.

  • Cartoon picture of ballet slippers and paint brush
    Arts and Dance
    See all
  • Cartoon hands high fiving
    Friendship
    See all
  • Cartoon picture of a girl
    Great Girl Role Models
    See all

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are created by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.

See how we rate