"Utopia" is a brand new reality show that monitors a group of people daily 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. On Sept. 2, 2014, a list of the cast members was released.
The pioneers are dropped off on five acres of secluded land in Santa Clarita, California, with no electricity, heat or plumbing. They are provided with a barn, lake, two cows, and 12 chickens. The people must work together to develop the land. There is no mention of a prize at the end of the show other than the experience itself. Get to know the female 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. Bella is a real estate marketing specialist. In 'Utopia' she is called Mother Nature because she has taken control of all the gardening duties. Bella is bossy in a passive-aggressive kind of way. Almost everybody has had a fight with her already and it is only the fifth day.
Dedeker Winston is 26 years old, from Los Angeles and in a polyamorous relationship. She is a professional belly dancer and nude model. Dedeker has been hanging out with Mike, the lawyer, a lot, so a relationship could develop there.
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. She is also a life coach, herbalist and yoga instructor. When someone gets hurt they go to Dr. Nikki. She often hangs around with Mike and Dedeker and fights with Aaron over food restrictions.
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." Amanda planned on keeping her pregnancy a secret, but Dave figured it out and asked he how far along she was. She announced her pregnancy to the group on day two.
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. She is a cute Vietnamese-American girl. Bri is already interested in starting a showmance with Chris and is constantly flirting with him.
Hex Vanisles is a single, 25-year-old from Detroit. She is six feet tall, 180 pounds and a skilled hunter. On the first night in 'Utopia' she got too drunk and had leave to go to the hospital for dehydration. She is already back on the show and is back to normal now.
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. The show began filming and is airing live for free here.