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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:
Dylan Minnette ...  Clay Jensen 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Katherine Langford ...  Hannah Baker 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Christian Navarro ...  Tony Padilla 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Alisha Boe ...  Jessica Davis 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Brandon Flynn ...  Justin Foley 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Justin Prentice ...  Bryce Walker 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Miles Heizer ...  Alex Standall 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Ross Butler ...  Zach Dempsey 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Devin Druid ...  Tyler Down 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Amy Hargreaves ...  Lainie Jensen 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Derek Luke ...  Kevin Porter 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Kate Walsh ...  Olivia Baker 26 episodes, 2017-2018
Timothy Granaderos ...  Montgomery de la Cruz 20 episodes, 2017-2018
Josh Hamilton ...  Matt Jensen 19 episodes, 2017-2018
Ajiona Alexus ...  Sheri Holland 18 episodes, 2017-2018
Michele Selene Ang ...  Courtney Crimsen 18 episodes, 2017-2018
Steven Silver ...  Marcus Cole 17 episodes, 2017-2018
Tommy Dorfman ...  Ryan Shaver 17 episodes, 2017-2018
Brian d'Arcy James ...  Andy Baker 17 episodes, 2017-2018
Wilson Cruz ...  Dennis Vasquez 15 episodes, 2017-2018
Joseph C. Phillips ...  Mr. Davis 15 episodes, 2017-2018
Steven Weber ...  Principal Gary Bolan 13 episodes, 2017-2018
Anne Winters ...  Chloe Rice 13 episodes, 2018
Bryce Cass ...  Cyrus 12 episodes, 2018
Samantha Logan ...  Nina Jones 12 episodes, 2018
Allison Miller ...  Sonya Struhl 12 episodes, 2018
Sosie Bacon ...  Skye Miller 11 episodes, 2017-2018
Mark Pellegrino ...  Deputy Standall 11 episodes, 2017-2018
Brandon Butler ...  Scott Reed 11 episodes, 2018
Richard Gross ...  Judge Campbell 11 episodes, 2018
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Storyline

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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Drama | Mystery

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 March 2017 (USA) See more »

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Thirteen Reasons Why See more »

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Dolby Digital

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

The actress who plays Hannah, Katherine Langford, is Australian and carried out her entire role faking an American accent. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Hannah: Hey, Helmet.
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Connections

Referenced in Thatcher Joe Vlogs: Something For Every Hole?! (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Lovelife
Written by Thomas Mars, Deck D'Arcy, Laurent Brancowitz and Christian Mazzalai
Performed by Phoenix
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Season 2 ruined it
20 May 2018 | by ezgi-deniz98See all my reviews

My review is based on season 2 because I feel like it takes the entire show out of it's original story. The bad writing and storylines ruined a perfectly scripted series and made it into a drama high school show. It is still a unique story about a serious subject with amazing actors. But that doesn't change the fact that season 2 was absolute nonsense and didn't need to happen.


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