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Party of Five: Season 1 (2019-2020)



Critic Consensus: With a strong cast and empathetic storytelling, Party of Five's timely reinvention adds a new layer of urgency while still honoring the original series.


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The Buendía siblings struggle to survive together as a family after their parents are deported to Mexico.


Brandon Larracuente
as Emilio Buendía
Emily Tosta
as Lucia Buendía
Niko Guardado
as Beto Buendía
Elle Paris Legaspi
as Valentina Buendía

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Critic Reviews for Party of Five: Season 1

All Critics (28) | Top Critics (16)

The rare reboot with a purpose - and a heart.

January 7, 2020 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
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The new version of Party of Five... is a timely reinterpretation of the original, a remix with meaning.

January 7, 2020 | Full Review…
Top Critic

The stories can be predictable, and the family too often comes off as perpetual victims... At a time when the immigration debate still involves kids kept in cages, there is no better moment for America to see a series like this.

January 3, 2020 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Party of Five's power expresses itself both in theory and in practice. To dramatize deportation in the current political climate is gutsy.

February 3, 2020 | Full Review…

While it entertains, the series calls on those who feel the Acostas' pain to stand up for other real life families like the Acostas.

January 21, 2020 | Full Review…

Worthy Latinx reboot of '90s classic has drinking, sex.

January 16, 2020 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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