Taking New York is a constructed reality series that follows the lives and loves of a group of ambitious Brits as they try to make it big Stateside. The cast of cool and inspirational twenty-something's are taking their first steps on the career ladder. Whether they've just arrived to start their new life or already got a foothold in the city that never sleeps, there's never a dull moment in the Big Apple. From working models to the entrepreneur, the art gallery assistant to the event organiser, each are taking on their own careers and doing it their way. The one thing they all share is the desire to succeed. Career highs and lows, new friendships, relationships and break-ups are all laid bare, giving viewers an exclusive insight into what life is like when you are young, hungry for success and living in one of the greatest cities in the world.