Portrayed by Daren Kagasoff
Underwood (Daren Kagasoff) is the school bad boy and the teenage father of John
Juergens. He grew up with foster parent and social worker Margaret and
her husband Sanjay because his parents Nora and Bob Underwood were drugs
also sexually abused by his father before he was placed in foster home which lead
to him becoming promiscuous. He had a
one night stand with Amy Juergens at band camp which lead to the conception of
their child John Juergens. Ricky
previous dated Grace Bowman and had a relationship with Adrian Lee but is
currently involved in a committed relationship with the mother of his child Amy
first preferred to stay away from Amy believe he wasn't responsible enough to
be a father. He later came around
wanting to be part of his child life and offered to provide for his baby after
getting a job at the butcher shop.
his own apartment on top of the butcher shop so he could spend time with John
but become frustrated with Amy refusing to allow him to take more
responsibility when it came to their son.
He went to an arbitrator who ruled Ricky could have John on the
Relationship with Grace Bowman
a relationship with Grace Bowman during his sophomore year by becoming her
friend and began dating her after one of his break up with Adrian.
They went out on a few date but Ricky broke up with Grace after his
father arrived in town. Grace was
hopeful of getting back together with Ricky until she learned he was sleeping
with Adrian. Ricky later apologised to Grace and agreed to
Relationship with Adrian Lee
began a casual relationship with Adrian Lee during his sophomore. They tried to have more committed
relationship but ended up cheating on each other. After learning Adrian
slept with Ben because she suspected he was cheating on her Ricky broke up with
they never loved each other.
broke up with Ben after discovering Adrian
pregnancy Ricky begin to consider what his relationship with Amy would have
been like if Ben was never in the picture.
Ricky and Amy began to talk and agreed to have a committed