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Follows teenager Clay Jensen, in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life.

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Series cast summary:
...  Clay Jensen 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Hannah Baker 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Tony Padilla 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Jessica Davis 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Justin Foley 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Bryce Walker 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Alex Standall 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Zach Dempsey 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Tyler Down 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Lainie Jensen 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Kevin Porter 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Olivia Baker 26 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Montgomery de la Cruz 20 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Matt Jensen 19 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Sheri Holland 18 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Courtney Crimsen 18 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Marcus Cole 17 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Ryan Shaver 17 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Andy Baker 17 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Dennis Vasquez 15 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Mr. Davis 15 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Principal Gary Bolan 13 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Chloe Rice 13 episodes, 2018
...  Cyrus 12 episodes, 2018
...  Nina Jones 12 episodes, 2018
...  Sonya Struhl 12 episodes, 2018
...  Skye Miller 11 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Deputy Standall 11 episodes, 2017-2018
...  Scott Reed 11 episodes, 2018
...  Judge Campbell 11 episodes, 2018
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Thirteen Reasons Why, based on the best-selling books by Jay Asher, follows teenager Clay Jensen (Dylan Minnette) as he returns home from school to find a mysterious box with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers a group of cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker (Katherine Langford) -his classmate and crush-who tragically committed suicide two weeks earlier. On tape, Hannah unfolds an emotional audio diary, detailing the thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Through Hannah and Clay's dual narratives, Thirteen Reasons Why weaves an intricate and heartrending story of confusion and desperation that will deeply affect viewers. Written by Studio

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Every time Clay (Dylan Minnette) is thinking of Hannah (Katherine Langford) and there is a flashback, the scene is brighter than in regular time in the show . This has been done to signify that she is the light of the show and when she is not on camera the scene is a lot darker, signifying the unhappiness that's in the scene. See more »

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Jeff's accident is ruled to be the result of drunk driving because of the presence of alcohol in his car. However, in the case of all traffic accidents resulting in death, thorough investigations are always conducted, including toxicology reports. Jeff would undergo a mandatory autopsy to determine the exact cause of death and therefore it would be known that he was not intoxicated at the time of the accident. See more »

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Hannah: I'm glad you're still listening. Having fun?
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Powerful powerful show
31 March 2017 | by See all my reviews

The first thing I want to say before I start, is that I do not binge watch TV series. It's extremely rare for me, and I often don't even finish the season. This TV series had me hooked from start to finish and I spent all day watching it.

While I was watching I was thinking - this is absolutely brilliant TV. However, by then end of it, I was thinking - that was so powerful and emotional to watch. I could barely watch the final few episodes, because I was so engrossed in the story and it does becomes quite graphic. I will say no more.

Easily the best TV series I have watched in many many years, and an absolute must watch show.


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