The world-famous story A Series of Unfortunate Events, based on the book written by Daniel Handler who worked under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket, was recently developed and was presented to the public in the form of a full-length series. The new project of the channel Netflix successfully combines everything that the reader could find in the book – this is both a dramatic story and comedy scenes. Since the first season premiere and with each new episode the show was gaining popularity, and after the last episode was shown, the audience was so imbued with this story that began to ask the creators of the project to extend the series. Fortunately for the fans, the authors have already announced that the program will definitely receive its continuation, and a renewed season will be released in the future. So far, no information has been received about when A Series of Unfortunate Events season 2 will be presented. Release date of hasn’t been mentioned yet, but the fact that the project will return and its coming is already confirmed is a real pleasure for the lovers of the series.
Creators and Producers
At the very beginning of 2017 the show was released, and the first season air date was set for 13th January. The number of episodes was 8, and their running time varied from 42 to 64 minutes.
The basis of A Series of Unfortunate Events is Lemony Snicket’s book, and this story has been developed by the following authors:
- Mark Palansky;
- Barry Sonnenfeld;
- Bo Welch.
The other authors are executive producers responsible for promoting of the series and presenting its next season release date. They are:
- Rose Lam;
- Cindy Holland;
- Ted Biaselli;
- Brian Wright;
- Frank Siracusa;
- Emily Fox;
- John Weber.
The companies producing A Series of Unfortunate Events are Paramount Television, Sonnenfeld Productions, Inc. and one more studio What is the Question? The main distributor is Netflix, the channel that will definitely broadcast the series new episodes.
Plot Review and Cast
The main character of the show is a cynical and deceitful count Olaf, who only pretends to be noble and kind. He takes care of three orphaned children whose parents are burnt in a fire, but not for the purpose of caring for them: his main goal is to take possession of the inheritance. In 2004, a similar story already appeared on the screen with an inimitable Jim Carrey in the main role, but that project was in the form of a full-length film; the series of 2017 lasts much longer and there are absolutely all the plot nuances and details here.
The main roles in A Series of Unfortunate Events are played by the following actors:
- Neil Patrick Harris;
- Malina Weissman;
- Patrick Warburton;
- Louis Hynes;
- K. Todd Freeman;
- Presley Smith and many others.
Viewers’ Rating and Soon Renewal
When looking at the rating of the show on IMDB, according to finale results the figure is 8.0/10, and this is a pretty good rating. Viewers haven’t received any news about when new season two is going to air, so stay tuned and follow all the details presented by the authors.