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Veronica Mars 

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After her best friend is murdered, and her father is removed as county Sheriff, Veronica Mars dedicates her life to cracking the toughest mysteries in the affluent town of Neptune.

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Rob Thomas
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Series cast summary:
Kristen Bell ...  Veronica Mars 72 episodes, 2004-2019
Jason Dohring ...  Logan Echolls 72 episodes, 2004-2019
Enrico Colantoni ...  Keith Mars 72 episodes, 2004-2019
Percy Daggs III ...  Wallace Fennel 69 episodes, 2004-2019
Francis Capra ...  Eli 'Weevil' Navarro 69 episodes, 2004-2019
Ryan Hansen ...  Dick Casablancas 55 episodes, 2004-2019
Teddy Dunn ...  Duncan Kane 44 episodes, 2004-2006
Michael Muhney ...  Sheriff Don Lamb 40 episodes, 2004-2007
Tina Majorino ...  Cindy 'Mac' Mackenzie 33 episodes, 2004-2007
Brandon Hillock ...  Deputy Jerry Sacks 29 episodes, 2004-2007
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The murder of high-school student Lilly Kane shook the seaside town of Neptune, California to the core. For once popular girl Veronica Mars, it meant the loss of her best friend and being ousted from the affluent crowd that she once thought were her friends. Her father, Sheriff Keith Mars, found himself voted out of his job after making some unpopular accusations about the murdered girl's family. In response, Keith opened his own private detective agency. Now, Veronica, with her sardonic wit and a few new friends, works as his assistant while also navigating life as a high school (and later college) student. Written by L. Hamre

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Veronica's (Kristen Bell) Le Baron plates are 6BLA504. See more »

Goofs

Veronica's (Kristen Bell) dog, Backup, changes after the pilot episode, Veronica Mars: Pilot (2004). The dog in the pilot is a brown American Pit Bull Terrier but was recast for the rest of the series. This was done to avoid dealing with Backup One's dog trainer, as their lack of preparation for the pilot shoots delayed production a lot. See more »

Quotes

Van Clemmons: Mr. Echolls, I was wondering if I could have a word?
Logan: Anthropomorphic. All yours, big guy.
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Crazy Credits

The first season finale did not include the usual opening credit sequence. The credits simply appeared over an early scene. See more »

Connections

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We Used to Be Friends
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Performed by The Dandy Warhols
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high school teen drama for smart people
26 September 2013 | by SnoopyStyleSee all my reviews

Veronica Mars (Kristen Bell) was previously a popular girl in school next to her rich best friend Lilly Kane (Amanda Seyfried). When Lilly was murdered, her father Sheriff Keith (Enrico Colantoni) arrested Lilly's powerful father, but later someone else confessed. They ran Keith out of office and Veronica became a pariah. Now she investigates the deep dark secrets of her school divided between the ultra-rich and the poor minorities.

Rob Thomas has created a high school Nancy Drew with an edge. She's as smart as Sherlock Holmes. Only she's a girl trying to survive the High School world. It works as both a murder mystery, and a high school teen drama. This is Kristen Bell's break out role. She really gives a funny spunky likable compelling performance. This is a teen drama for smart people.


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22 September 2004 (USA) See more »

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