Arielle Kebbel is a popular American actress best known for her roles in television series. Her career seemed to have kick-started in 2003 and since then she has been active. She is best known for her roles in movies like Life Unexpected, 90210, Gilmore Girls, UnREAL, Vampire Diaries, and Midnight Texas. This former model has won the hearts of many through her acting and is still putting up an impressive front till now. Here are some of Arielle Kebbel TV shows and greatest films arranged from the very best ones to the worst. They are categorized by the audience, critic approval ratings as well as commercial success.
Arielle Kebbel Movies and TV Shows – Best To Worst
The Vampire Diaries (2009 – 2017)
This is an American supernatural teen drama television series that is often regarded as a sequel or spin-off of The Originals – also a supernatural series. The series was developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec. It is also based on The Vampire Diaries book series by L. J. Smith. It premiered on September 10, 2009, and was concluded on March 10, 2017. It comprised of 8 seasons which had 171 episodes.
The series had stars such as Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Steven R. McQueen, and Sara Canning. All the films in this television series have been critically acclaimed. The critics on Rotten Tomatoes gave the series a good rating of 85% while the audience rated it 83%. Whether or not it was commercially successful is not known at this time. It was rated 7.7/10 on IMDb.
Supporting Characters (2012)
This is regarded as the best movie Arielle Kebbel has ever featured in. Not because of its box office sales, because that wasn’t very fantastic but because of the way it captured the hearts of critics all over the globe. It is regarded as being fast and witty, friendly and natural. The movie was premiered on April 20, 2012.
It was written by Schechter and Tarik Lowe and directed by Daniel Schechter. It starred Alex Karpovsky, Tarik Lowe, Melonie Diaz among others. Supporting Characters received mostly positive reviews. It had an audience rating of 86% and 6.3 on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb respectively.
Gilmore Girls (2000 – 2007)
Gilmore Girls is a comedy television series that has proven to be worth the investment. It is one the best Arielle Kebbel TV shows out there. The series earned high critical acclaim and this goes for all the seasons ever produced from October 5, 2000 –May 15, 2007. It scored a total of 82% and 86% on Rotten Tomatoes on its critics and audience ratings respectively. It was rated 8.1 on IMDb.
The film series was developed by Amy Sherman-Palladino and some of its cast include Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Melissa McCarthy, Keiko Agena, Yanic Truesdale and so on. This series consists of 7 seasons that comprised of 153 episodes.
The League (2009 – 2015)
The League is a sitcom about a fantasy football league. It also centers on its members and their lives. It was first premiered on October 29, 2009, and ran for 7 seasons comprising of 84 episodes. It came to an end on December 9, 2015.
This series was created by Jeff and Jackie Schaffer and mostly received positive remarks and comments from critics. It was rated 75% on Rotten Tomatoes and was also found acceptable by the audience as seen through their 80% total average ratings on all the series. It also got an 8.2/10 score on IMDb.
Ballers (2015 – present)
This recent comedy series starring all-time favorite Dwayne Johnson is one of the best Arielle Kebbel TV shows. Ballers is about a former successful NFL player who tries to recreate the same success as a financial manager. The series which was created by Stephen Levinson was first aired on HBO on June 21, 2015, and is still running.
So far, it has had 5 seasons comprising of 42 episodes. It has also been received with mostly positive comments and reviews. On Rotten Tomatoes, all the seasons have an average approval rating of 72%. Its audience rating on IMDb is 7.6.
Life Unexpected (2010 – 2011)
This series, which is another one of Arielle Kebbel’s TV shows ran for barely a year but recorded amazing successes. It was loved by the audience and critics alike. On Rotten Tomatoes, it had an approval critic rating of 72% and an audience score of 69%. This indicated more than average approval of the series. Also, on IMDb, it received a 7.5/10 star rating. This series is a ten drama created by Liz Tigelaar and it ran from January 18, 2010 – January 18, 2011. Within this time, it had two seasons which consisted of 26 episodes. Its cast included stars like Britt Robertson, Shiri Appleby, Kristoffer Polaha and Austin Basis.
True Blood (2008 – 2014)
Alan Ball’s adaptation of the best selling novels of Charlaine Harris is represented in this Vampire series. This interesting and captivating series first hit the television screens on September 7, 2008. It ended on August 24, 2014, has concluded 7 seasons which comprised of 80 episodes. As expected, the series has a very wide array of cast some include Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Rutina Wesley and so on.
This series was highly successful, bagging several awards for itself as well as its cast. It was also received warmly by the critics as seen in the ratings on sites like Metacritic and Rotten Tomatoes. The series achieved its highest rating of 95% on the latter during its 3rd season. The series, in general, scored an average critic rating of 70% and 72% on audience approval. On IMDb, it had a star rating of 7.9/10.
Midnight Texas (2017 – 2018)
Midnight Texas is a supernatural television series that was first aired on July 24, 2017, and lasted a little over a year. Like True Blood, it was an adaptation of a novel by Christopher Harris, but this time, with the same title as the series. The movie was a creative masterpiece developed by Monica Owusu-Breen. The series came to an end on December 28, 2018, having lasted two seasons with a total of 19 episodes.
Starring alongside Arielle Kebbel was François Arnaud, Dylan Bruce, and Parisa Fitz-Henley. This series was successful, even though it never lasted long. It has an audience approval rating of 89% and received a 7.4/10 rating on IMDb.
Think Like A Man (2012)
This comedy-drama starred some of the finest Hollywood stars such as featuring Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall, Kevin Hart, Terrence J, Taraji P. Henson, Romany Malco, and Gabrielle Union. Despite this, it wasn’t the favorite of the critics as the movie received average ratings from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, it had a critic rating of 52% and an audience approval rating of 79%. It was also a box office hit, grossing over $96 million.
The movie was written by Keith Marryman and David A. Newman and directed by Tim Story.
Shark (2006 – 2008)
Shark is a legal movie series about an attorney named Shark. It was first premiered on September 21, 2006, and it ran for almost two years with 38 episodes from two seasons. It ended on May 20, 2008, after it was canceled by CBS. The series was developed by Ian Biederman. Starring alongside Arielle Kebbel were James Woods, Danielle Panabaker, Sophina Brown, Sarah Carter, Kevin Alejandro, Henry Simmons, and Jeri Ryan.
Shark wasn’t much of a successful series, little wonder it was canceled. It had average critically ratings and mixed reactions from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, it had a critic rating of 52%. However, it was received better by the audience who gave it an approval rating of 79% and on IMDb, the series has a rating of 7.1/10.
This 2006 film is a teen movie written by John Quaintance and Jessica Bendinger. It was directed by Elizabeth Allen and is based on the novel Aquamarine by Alice Hoffman. The movie starred stars such as Emma Roberts, Joanna “JoJo” Levesque, and Sara Paxton.
This movie fared well at the box office as it grossed $23 million. It was received with mixed reactions and reviews from critics. On Rotten Tomatoes, it was rated 51% by critics and given a slightly higher rating of 61% from the audience. The voters on IMDb gave the movie a 5.3/10 rating.
The Brooklyn Brothers Beat the Best (2012)
This film is an independent comedy written and directed by Ryan O’Nan. It also starres him in one of the lead roles. Asides Ryan and Arielle, other casts in the movie include Michael Weston, Jason Ritter, and Andrew McCarthy.
The movie was a critical failure. On Rotten Tomatoes, it was rated 33% by the critics and an audience approval rating of 62% – indicating slightly above average ratings. Also, it received a 6.6/10 star rating on IMDb.
Forever Strong (2008)
This sports film was released on September 26, 2008, and is one of the poorer Arielle Kebbel’s movies. It was written and directed by David Piller and Ryan Little. Its ensemble cast includes Sean Faris, Gary Cole, Neal McDonough, and Penn Badgley.
This movie was based on individual true-life stories. Nothing is known of its commercial success, however, it is known that it is a critical flop. On Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic, it had ratings of 29% and 37% respectively and 7.2/10 on IMDb.
The Grudge 2 (2006)
It does seem like Arielle Kebbel has a flair for gory, bloody and horror films but once again she is cast in a bloody movie, the sequel to The Grudge. This movie was directed by Takashi Shimizu and was written by Stephen Susco. Its cast also includes Amber Tamblyn, Jennifer Beals, Edison Chen, and Sarah Roemer.
This film was received with largely negative reviews and comments from critics. One pointed out that the movie fails on the first job of a horror movie – to scare. It had a critic rating of 14% and also fell low by audience ratings. On Rotten Tomatoes the audience scored it 41% while those on IMDb gave it a 5/10 star rating. Luckily for its producers, it didn’t fare so badly at the box office – it grossed $70 million.
Dirty Deeds (2005)
This movie is regarded as the worst movie Arielle Kennel has ever featured in. Dirty Deeds is a comedy film written by Jon Land and Jonathan Thies and was directed by David Kendall. First off, the movie was a box office flop, grossing only a little over $146,000. Also, it was a critical failure, getting a rating of 7% on Rotten Tomatoes and 28% on Metacritic. It was rated 41% and 5.8/10 on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb respectively by the audience.