New tonight: How to Be Indie on YTV – series premiere

Created by writer Vera Santamaria (Little Mosque on the Prairie) and produced by Heroic Film Company in association with YTV, this series is told through the eyes of 13-year-old Indira “Indie” played by Melinda Shankar (Degrassi: The Next Generation), as she tries to balance her immigrant family’s South Asian traditions and her Canadian lifestyle. But even with these challenges and the struggle of being a teenager, Indie and her best friend’s, Abi and Marlon, are determined to make eighth grade their year to shine.

In the first episode, How to be Indie: How to Get Off Carlos Martinelli’s List premiering on Friday, October 2 at 6 p.m., Indie plans to throw a huge party to get off Carlos’ humiliation list. This premiere episode stars Carlos, host of YTV’s afterschool block The Zone.

“How to Make Your Rep” Friday October 2 at 6:30 PM
Indie lies about how she spent her summer at school to make herself seem cooler.