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Todd and the Book of Pure Evil 

A stoner metalhead named Todd Smith, his crushee Jenny, his best friend Curtis, and the geeky Hannah, search their high school for a mayhem-causing Satanic spell book, while being opposed by Atticus, the evil guidance councillor.
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2012   2011   2010  
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Series cast summary:
Alex House ...  Todd Smith 26 episodes, 2010-2012
Maggie Castle ...  Jenny Kolinsky 26 episodes, 2010-2012
Bill Turnbull ...  Curtis Weaver 26 episodes, 2010-2012
Melanie Leishman ...  Hannah B. Williams 26 episodes, 2010-2012
Jason Mewes ...  Jimmy 26 episodes, 2010-2012
Chris Leavins ...  Atticus Murphy Jr. 26 episodes, 2010-2012
Dan Petronijevic ...  Brody 21 episodes, 2010-2012
Stephen Arbuckle ...  Rob 21 episodes, 2010-2012
Norman Yeung ...  Eddie 21 episodes, 2010-2012
Francis Fontaine Francis Fontaine ...  Minion One 19 episodes, 2010-2012
Julian Richings ...  Hooded Leader / ... 14 episodes, 2010-2012
Brodie Sanderson Brodie Sanderson ...  Elliot Everwood / ... 11 episodes, 2010-2012
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A stoner metalhead named Todd Smith, his crushee Jenny, his best friend Curtis, and the geeky Hannah, search their high school for a mayhem-causing Satanic spell book, while being opposed by Atticus, the evil guidance councillor.

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Skipping class and kicking ass. (Season 1) See more »

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Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi

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Canada

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English

Release Date:

29 September 2010 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Todd und das Buch vom Ultrabösen See more »

Filming Locations:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Trivia

Atticus Murphy's gentleman-like appearance is based on co-creator Craig David Wallace. See more »

Quotes

[Dream sequence with Marcy as a zombie making out with Jenny]
Todd Smith: Ladies, let's get this orgy started!
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Referenced in Heroes Reborn: Dark Matters: Where Are the Heroes? (2015) See more »

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Getting better and better...
30 January 2012 | by Moongate2000See all my reviews

From my point of view since its beginning "Todd and the book of pure evil" has improved a lot! A bit like the first season of the new "Doctor Who" series 2005, which also started cheap with cheesy effects. Especially the second season looks good and although Season 1 may not look that great, I think that most episodes are written in a funny, not too conventional way. I liked almost every episode. Besides I'd say that there's not enough metal on TV and it's time we have a show with this type of music. If you look beyond technical flaws, you can have a great time! It's crazy, it's wild and the cast is pretty likable!

Now at the end of season 2 all narrative options seem open. The show could go so many ways. However I think it needs a fresh start. Why? The low technical quality of season 1 could make it hard to sell it to international TV-stations. If the show started with the quality of season 2, it should be a lot easier. That's why I think it would be wise to conceptualize a third season like the start of a whole new series. And although I like the standalone episodes concept, I think the whole setting has grown so much, it's about time to focus more on a more complex season arc (so it's not necessary to pack so much info in only 2 episodes, like happened at the end of season 2).

Unfortunately SPACE didn't renew the show, so we can only hope that this show will manage to survey on a different network!!! Let's hope for the best and I'm pretty sure that this is going to be epic!


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