Seth is one of the "core four" characters on The O. Seth's friendship with Ryan, who eventually became his adoptive brother, formed a focal point of the series along with their romances.
Seth married Summer in the series finale. His other relationships were with Anna Stern and Alex Kelly. The role saw Brody win four Teen Choice Awards from five nominations, from to Brody did not immediately get the part of Seth Cohen after his first audition because he improvised the dialogue.
However, the producers called him back a month later for another test, and he was cast in March It was as much Seth's choice not to fit in, as it was the Water Polo players rejecting him, and a lot of that came from Brody, Who is seth from the oc dating well as a love for Death Cab for Cutie. Carina Chocano of Entertainment Weekly described Seth as "a nuanced portrait of a true-to-life dork [whose] relationship to Ryan is full of nice little ironies.
Seth is very sarcastic and uses irony to find the humor in the events that occur around him. He has a positive nature, and although sometimes his humor is misconceived as ill-mannered, he tries to joke his way out of sticky situations and is more likely to laugh off the negatives and be overwhelmingly enthusiastic about the positives in his, and everyone else's, life.
He is shown throughout the series to be self-obsessed and neurotic, with a tendency to make himself the center of attention. However, in many episodeshe proves to be a sweet and genuine guy with good intentions and a good heart, and this is often overlooked by others. Seth is a very bubbly character, thanks to the likes of his "only true friend" Ryan, and is prone to not knowing when Who is seth from the oc dating keep his mouth shut, however this is more endearing and humorous, than irritating.
He is a self-proclaimed geek and likes comic books, science fiction, video games, and old movies. He also has a toy horse named Captain Oats. Seth is close to both of his parents and often playfully teases them. Though he occasionally will not accept their help or advice, he does so sometimes and seems to value their opinions and Who is seth from the oc dating they would do anything for him and vice versa.
Seth is shown to care very much about his mother.
His actions are demonstrated in episodes such as " The Dearly Beloved " when Seth hesitates to send his mother to rehab and in " The Man of the Year " when he takes care of her when she relapses in her drinking. At school, Seth's social awkwardness results in him being either ignored or bullied, making him a popular target for the jocks.
Prior to Ryan's arrival he was routinely bullied by the jocks namely, the water polo playerswho would intentionally urinate on his shoes  and slam him into the lockers,  and had hated Newport so much that he wanted to go to a boarding school on the East Coast. He would go out on his sailboatthe Summer Breeze, to escape Newport; in Season 2 he admitted to Ryan that he sold it for cash while docked at Santa Barbara and caught a Greyhound to Portland.
Besides his awkwardness, his naivety in social norms and relationships contributes to his propensity to draw trouble to himself and not realizing until it's too late, a running gag in the show; for example, he has to be physically stopped by both Zach Stevens and Ryan when he tries to call his crush Alex Kelly even after she hinted for him to stay away because her ex is in town. Seth was further designed as an artist in the second season.
Who is seth from the oc dating of him drawing comics started at the end of the first season when executive producer Alan Heinberg impressed by Eric Wight 's work asked him to be the "ghost artist".
Wight, who said he easily related to Seth, first made sketches of the four main superheroes, and the rest came later as the episodes were being developed. Raised in Newport Beachhe is Jewish on his father's side and connects and identifies with his father's religious and cultural background. However, he embraces the mutual holiday of Chrismukkaha joint Christmas and Hanukkah holiday.
Before Ryan's arrival, Seth was ignored by most of his peers due to his awkward nature and unusual hobbies. They quickly strike a friendship as Ryan did not judge him like other "Newpsies" and Seth was the first to accept Ryan as a member of the household without any reservations.
Soon after Ryan's arrival, Seth became friends with Marissa Cooper Mischa Barton and got the chance to speak to Summer Roberts Rachel Bilsona popular girl on whom he had a huge crush since childhood. The Who is seth from the oc dating grew closer after they traveled to Tijuana together, despite Summer's denial of liking him.
She quickly turned him down for a date after seeing a few cheerleaders eyeing the pair. After finally admitting she liked Seth, Summer grew jealous of Seth's friend Anna Stern Samaire Armstrongwhom he met at a cotillion dance practice and he shared many interests with, including comics.
They started dating after Seth decided in her favour during a contest for his affection between her and Summer.
However, their relationship was short lived as they broke up when Seth made it obvious that he truly wanted Summer instead and had made the wrong choice. Anna soon left to go home to Pittsburghbut she and Seth remained friends. Though Summer and Seth started seeing each other and lost their virginity to each other, Summer still wanted their relationship to be secret.