"Utopia" is a brand new reality show that monitors a group of people as they build their own civilization. The show will air on FOX on Sept. 7, 2014. There are free live feeds airing the Utopians first few days settling in, this has never been done before. The feeds are proving to be successful in getting viewers talking about the new show. Forbes listed "Utopia" as one of their Fall TV Best Bets on Aug. 31, 2014.
The pioneers are provided with a lake, barn, two cows, and 12 chickens. The people must work together to develop the land. Get to know the pioneers of Utopia below. Warning, there are spoilers from the live feeds included in these cast descriptions.
Bella Chartrand is a single, 45-year-old from Griffin, Georgia. She is a real estate marketing specialist.
Aaron Thomas is a single, 26-year-old from Jackson, Mississippi. He used to be an Army officer and is now working as a private chef.
Red Vanwinkle is a 42-year-old, married father from Cecilia, Kentucky. Red is a toothless handyman that knows a little about everything.
Dave Green is a single, 31-year-old from Queens, New York. Dave is a felon who has been in and out of prison since he was 17.
Rob Hospidor is 38 years old and engaged from South Amboy, New Jersey. He is a little man with a big personality.
Josh Johnston is a 36-year-old, single father. He is a general contractor from Salt Lake City.
Jonathan Lovelace is a 44-year-old married, father of two from Church Hill, Tennessee. He is a pastor and high school coach.
Dedeker Winston is 26 years old, from Los Angeles and in a polyamorous relationship. She is a professional belly dancer and nude model.
Mike Quinn is a single 33-year-old associate attorney from New York.
Dr. Nikki Noce is a single 29-year-old from Brooklyn, New York. Nikki is the doctor of the group specializing in non-traditional and holistic medicine.
Amanda Scott is a 30-year-old behavioral specialist from Seattle. Amanda is seven months pregnant and due in December, she is looking forward to having the first baby in "Utopia."
Bri Nyugen is a single, 20-year-old from Westminster, California. She grew up on a farm and is training to become a veterinary technician.
Chris Tuorto is a single, 25-year-old from Cary, North Carolina. He is a professional glass blower who grows hot peppers on his family farm.
Hex Vanisles is a single, 25-year-old from Detroit. She is 6 feet tall, 180 pounds and a skilled hunter.
FOX has scheduled "Utopia" to air on Tuesdays and Fridays. The network will also live stream the show online like "Big Brother." "Utopia" starts Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, on FOX channel WAWS 30 in Jacksonville, Florida. The show began filming and is airing live for free here. Keep checking back here on Examiner for more "Utopia" news and spoilers.