After recently graduating high school, young Zach Stone opts out of a college to pursue the New American Dream: becoming famous with no talent whatsoever.

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A pair of high school outcasts dress up as superheroes and go after the bullies who taunt them.

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 Zach Stone (12 episodes, 2013)
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 Mr. Stone (12 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Stone (12 episodes, 2013)
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 Andy Stone (12 episodes, 2013)
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 Greg (12 episodes, 2013)
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 Amy (12 episodes, 2013)
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 Phillip (11 episodes, 2013)
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 Hasaad (9 episodes, 2013)
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 Nick (8 episodes, 2013)
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 Marcus (8 episodes, 2013)
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 Pat / ... (6 episodes, 2013)
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After recently graduating high school, young Zach Stone opts out of a college to pursue the New American Dream: becoming famous with no talent whatsoever.

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Awesome show from an awesome artist
28 January 2014 | by (Tennessee, United States of America) – See all my reviews

Let me preface this review by saying that Bo Burnham is my favorite comedian. "Zach Stone Is Gonna Be Famous" is a hilarious show that makes me laugh every time I watch it. There is tons of humor, and a lot of heart as well. Every episode has a bit of drama as Zach Stone tries to find his place in the world. The humorous situations find meaning in Zach's quest to become famous, but it also has a great deal of depth in his interpersonal relations, especially with his family and his best friend/love interest Amy. Though Zach can be flippant and immature, he always comes to realize a greater message through his family's support, and his antics serve to show how his family and friends love him no matter what. It's a great show with a lot of heart, and I highly recommend it for anyone looking for a fun situational comedy, as well as fans of Bo Burnham such as myself. 10/10


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