Instant Star

The WORST episodes of Instant Star

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

In this Teen Drama with a bit of a musical twist, Instant Star is about a 15 year old girl, named Jude Harrison, who won a singer/songwriter contest and a guaranteed recording contract. The "Feisty" and "Punk" singer Jude Harrison is unprepared for the world of fame. Jude learns that managing her career, and her personal life, is harder than it seems. She's wading through a world bigger than her wildest rock 'n' roll dreams - parties and publicity, groupies and paparazzi, managers, producers, release dates, and concerts. Jude's desperate to prove she belongs there, but she's not even old enough to drive.

Last Updated: 6/5/2022Network: CTV
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Every Breath You Take
star
6.86
7 votes

#1 - Every Breath You Take

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/19/2008

Tommy and Jude play poker to decide who gets what in their break up. Karma's reality show debuts - with her as the villain. She decides to find another villain even if she must frame them.

Directors: Thom Best
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Should I Stay Or Should I Go
star
7.00
8 votes

#2 - Should I Stay Or Should I Go

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 4/24/2005

What a long strange trip it's been for Jude Harrison, Instant Star. And it's about to get even stranger as she prepares for her summer tour. What's a girl to do when faced with a shocking offer from ex-boyfriend Shay, the surprising news that her producer is dating her sister, and a romantic ultimatum from Jamie? Does being a rock n' roll superstar really have to mean always going it alone?

Directors: Pat Williams
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She Walks on Me
star
7.00
7 votes

#3 - She Walks on Me

Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/24/2008

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Brilliant Mistake
star
7.13
8 votes

#4 - Brilliant Mistake

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/17/2008

Directors: Philip Earnshaw
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Possession
star
7.13
8 votes

#5 - Possession

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/18/2008

Tommy returns and Megan tries to help Jude get over him; Blu and Zeppelin come to slaps over Jamie; Tommy is assigned to produce Karma and Speed's tv theme song.

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I Fought the Law
star
7.14
7 votes

#6 - I Fought the Law

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/24/2006

When Jude is humiliated over the radio because of her goody-goody image she becomes friends with someone that helps her get a back-bone.

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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Heart of Gold
star
7.20
5 votes

#7 - Heart of Gold

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/16/2007

After Patsy's death Jude decides to host a benefit concert for homeless kids and is depending on Sadie to help her. But is she pushing Sadie away by constantly depending on her and not doing anything on her own?

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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Like a Virgin
star
7.25
4 votes

#8 - Like a Virgin

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 2/16/2007

When Jude releases her photos herself she suffers some backlash and is forced to sit on Karma's first press conference. Big mistake, since Karma announced live that Jude wasn't a virgin, but instead of correcting her she decides to fight back with Patsy. Meanwhile Tommy finds out about Sadie and Kwest.

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Viciousness
star
7.29
7 votes

#9 - Viciousness

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 3/10/2006

Kat struggles trying to find a place in Jude's life, and Tommy's trying to find his place in G-Major.

Directors: Philip Earnshaw
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Stranger in the House
star
7.33
6 votes

#10 - Stranger in the House

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 4/7/2006

When Sadie dumps Tommy, Jude tries to reunite them when she finds out some interesting information about Tommy's past.

Directors: Thom Best
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No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn (2)
star
7.43
7 votes

#11 - No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn (2)

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 2/17/2006

Jude returns to G Major to beg Darius for forgiveness; Jamie loses his job at G Major and blows up at Jude. Also, Tommy and Sadie reunite. The winner of the new G Major contest is chosen.

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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Sympathy for the Devil
star
7.43
7 votes

#12 - Sympathy for the Devil

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 5/11/2007

Jude tries to help mend Sadie's love life, and meanwhile Darius is hiding something from Tommy.

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The Jean Genie
star
7.43
7 votes

#13 - The Jean Genie

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/17/2006

After pushing Kat and Jamie away, Jude is scared to lose Spiederman too when he wants to be more to her than just a backup.

Directors: Thom Best
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Us and Them
star
7.43
7 votes

#14 - Us and Them

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/5/2008

After Jude and Tommy have a close encounter with the paparazzi, Darius decides it is time for them to go public. After Jude goes on about her love for Tommy on a talk show, the public reaction does more than surprise her.

Directors: Pat Williams
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Mother's Little Helper
star
7.50
8 votes

#15 - Mother's Little Helper

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/28/2006

Throw in Jude and Tommy working together, plus Victoria putting the house up for sale, and you get one Sadie who's addicted to shopping (using her sister's money).

Directors: Jim Donovan
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Date with the Night
star
7.50
6 votes

#16 - Date with the Night

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired 5/12/2006

With her album finished, Jude prepares for the release party.

Directors: Pat Williams
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My Hometown
star
7.50
8 votes

#17 - My Hometown

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 6/11/2008

Jude surprises Tommy by following him to his hometown, where she learns about his troubled past. Song: "Here We Go Again"

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn (1)
star
7.57
7 votes

#18 - No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn (1)

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/1/2006

Jude is back from a summer tour with her band SME and comes home to find a very different G Major. The record label is now run by media mogul Darius Mills and the fur flies when Jude doesn't play by his rules at a music showcase. Meanwhile, Tommy is busy trying to appease Darius and has no time for Sadie when she returns from Europe.

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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Nowhere to Run
star
7.57
7 votes

#19 - Nowhere to Run

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/20/2007

After being dumped by Tommy at her birthday party Jude has to pretend she isn't affected-on a MTV documentary.

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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Celebrity Skin
star
7.57
7 votes

#20 - Celebrity Skin

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/27/2007

After mistakenly wearing real fur at a fashion shoot Jude tries to make up for it by insulting meat-eaters, which results in everyone turning against her. With all the commotion will everyone see the real threat?

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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Changes
star
7.63
8 votes

#21 - Changes

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/4/2008

Jude attempts to repair her friendship with Jamie. Sadie tries to figure out a way to ask Jude if Kwest can move in. Meanwhile, a dare causes Jude and Sadie's house party to take a serious turn.

Directors: Pat Williams
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Even Better Than The Real Thing
star
7.67
12 votes

#22 - Even Better Than The Real Thing

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/15/2004

Charming, punk underdog Jude Harrison shocks everyone by winning the first ""Instant Star"" songwriting contest, landing a prestigious record contract and a life that will never again just be ""normal"". Will she resist her new record company's attempts to ""change"" her – or realize that she's capable, with a little help from her hot new producer, of making music that blows even her own mind?

Directors: Pat Williams
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Lose This Skin
star
7.67
6 votes

#23 - Lose This Skin

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/27/2005

Vulnerable and lonely since her parents' breakup, Jude turns to Jamie, the one person who's never let her down. Jamie figures Jude can't handle any more unpleasant ""surprises"", so he spills the beans about his relationship with Kat. Jude plays like she's cool with her two best friends dating, but soon realizes…she wants the boy-next-door all to herself. So much for unpleasant surprises…

Directors: Bradley Walsh
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Lose Yourself
star
7.67
6 votes

#24 - Lose Yourself

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 2/16/2007

The Instant Star is chosen just as Jude is dealing with a personal crisis. The pictures that were taken at Barry's have resurfaced and he wants 50,000 dollars or they go to the press.

Directors: Jim Donovan
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Not an Addict
star
7.71
7 votes

#25 - Not an Addict

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 6/12/2008

Jude's obsession with perfecting her third album threatens her career, her relationshops, and her health. Song: "I Just Wanted Your Love"

Directors: Graeme Campbell
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