Haley has a huge arc surrounding her singing chops because Schwahn overheard Lenz singing in a parking lot and decided to give her character a singing career.12.
The court where the Tree Hill basketball games were shot is the same one Michael Jordan played on when he was in school, proving legends really are born in the Tree Hill High gym.3.
Lafferty took the Ravens jersey he wore in the pilot and the NS23 shoes from the set.4.
He would tell Schwahn he wanted to eat ice cream, and in nearly every scene, he’d be eating ice cream.
Then, he’d want to play with Antwon Tanner, who played Antwon “Skills” Taylor, so Schwahn wrote storylines for them.7.
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Read here some interesting facts about Sophia Bush.2.
One Tree Hill uncharacteristically jumped ahead four years to bypass college so the actors would play their own ages.27.
Creator Mark Schwahn originally wrote One Tree Hill as a feature-length project called Ravens.28.
In 2004, the drama received nine nominations at the Teen Choice Awards in the categories of Choice Breakout TV Star Female for Hilarie Burton and Bethany Joy Lenz and Choice Breakout TV Star Male for James Lafferty and Chad Michael Murray.
Murray would take home the surfboard in the category.
There is a book with the same title as Lucas’ novel, An Unkindness of Ravens, that was published in the mid-’80s.14.