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A true-crime satire that explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Tyler Alvarez ...  Peter Maldonado 16 episodes, 2017-2018
Griffin Gluck ...  Sam Ecklund 16 episodes, 2017-2018
Jimmy Tatro ...  Dylan Maxwell 9 episodes, 2017-2018
Travis Tope ...  Kevin McClain 8 episodes, 2018
Melvin Gregg ...  DeMarcus Tillman 8 episodes, 2018
Lou Wilson ...  Lucas Wiley 8 episodes, 2017
Taylor Dearden ...  Chloe Lyman 8 episodes, 2018
Jessica Juarez ...  Brianna Gagne 8 episodes, 2017
Joe Farrell Joe Farrell ...  Jared Hixenbaugh 8 episodes, 2017
Camille Hyde ...  Gabi Granger 7 episodes, 2017
Camille Ramsey ...  Mackenzie Wagner 7 episodes, 2017
DeRon Horton ...  Lou Carter 7 episodes, 2018
Genevieve Hannelius ...  Christa Carlyle 7 episodes, 2017
Karly Rothenberg ...  Ms. Shapiro 7 episodes, 2017
Calum Worthy ...  Alex Trimboli 7 episodes, 2017
Ryan O'Flanagan ...  Mr. Kraz 7 episodes, 2017
Dendrie Taylor ...  Denise Kavanagh 7 episodes, 2017
Larry Joe Campbell ...  Greg Kavanagh 7 episodes, 2017
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Clearly a riff on the streaming giant's acclaimed true crime series Making A Murderer and The Keepers, American Vandal is a half-hour true crime satire that explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images. Over the course of the eight-episode season, an aspiring sophomore documentarian Peter Maldanaldo investigates the controversial and potentially unjust expulsion of Dylan Maxwell, the troubled senior accused of the phallic vandalization. Written by ahmetkozan

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15 September 2017 (USA) See more »

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The vandalism from season 1 takes place on March 15th, regarded as an unlucky day (commonly known as 'the ides of March') See more »

Quotes

Dylan Maxwell: Another day, another dick.
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Referenced in The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown (2018) See more »

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Well Crafted
16 September 2017 | by michaelangelo77777See all my reviews

The subject matter may be silly, but its wrapped in a well constructed documentary that holds your interest. The suspense and drama is alluring. If the trailer appeals to you, then it only gets better upon watching. The genre is "teen show/documentary", as described by Netflix, and it delivers to that demographic pretty well. I'm not into teen shows, but I can appreciate how it emulates popular crime docs of recent years. It not only recalls the crime, but takes you on a journey of investigation. A mastery of the genre.


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