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A Series of Unfortunate Events 

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After the loss of their parents in a mysterious fire, the three Baudelaire children face trials and tribulations attempting to uncover dark family secrets.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Neil Patrick Harris ...  Count Olaf 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Patrick Warburton ...  Lemony Snicket 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Malina Weissman ...  Violet Baudelaire 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Louis Hynes ...  Klaus Baudelaire 25 episodes, 2017-2019
K. Todd Freeman ...  Arthur Poe 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Presley Smith ...  Sunny Baudelaire 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Usman Ally ...  Hook-Handed Man 22 episodes, 2017-2019
Jacqueline Robbins ...  White Faced Woman #1 19 episodes, 2017-2019
Matty Cardarople ...  Henchperson of Indeterminate Gender 19 episodes, 2017-2019
Joyce Robbins ...  White Faced Woman #2 19 episodes, 2017-2019
John DeSantis ...  Bald Man 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Lucy Punch ...  Esmé Squalor 14 episodes, 2018-2019
Dylan Kingwell ...  Quigley Quagmire / ... 14 episodes, 2017-2019
Tara Strong ...  Sunny 11 episodes, 2017-2018
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Storyline

After the Baudelaire parents die in a terrible fire, the Baudelaire orphans search for their families secrets and get them and their fortune away from the terrible grasp of the sinister Count Olaf as he moves with them between different guardians in disguise. Written by Nate Hoey

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Secrets will be revealed, one unfortunate event at a time.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 January 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events See more »

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Dolby Digital

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2.00 : 1
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Trivia

Sunny Baudelaire's "lines" are supplied by voice actress Tara Strong. See more »

Goofs

In the theme song it is mentioned that the show is based on the series by Lemony Snicket. The book series was actually written by Daniel Handler. However, Lemony Snicket is his pen name, therefore the series is, actually, created by Lemony Snicket. See more »

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Count Olaf: In all honesty I prefer long-form television to the movies. It's so much more convenient
[looks at camera]
Count Olaf: to consume entertainment from the comfort of your own home.
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The opening credits are composed of a collage of records (articles, photos and videos) that chronicle the adventures of the Baudelaire children. See more »

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This series is actually good!!
13 January 2017 | by Gilles10392See all my reviews

I loved the first adaptation of the series (2004 movie) but this live action show is not bad at all. I think the atmosphere could be a tad darker specially if you compare it to the first adaptation. But then again the actors in the first film were a lot older, even the baby. At first i wasn't really feeling the acting from the brothers but that quickly changed.

I am very entertained with the characters now although i wish NPH was better at not being NPH if that makes sense. I don't get the Olaf vibe from him although he really tries. The series overall is pretty great but i just wish the creators would incorporate a darker tone in the next season(s).


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