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A Series of Unfortunate Events

The Bad Beginning: Part One (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 49 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

After their parents perish in a fire that destroys their entire home, the Baudelaire orphans are sent to live with Count Olaf, who claims to be their distant relative and a renowned actor.
Writers
Daniel Handler (based on the book series by) (as Lemony Snicket) (teleplay by) | Joe Tracz (story editor)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jan 11, 2017

Release date
Jan 13, 2017 (United States)

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Neil Patrick Harris
Count Olaf Count Olaf   See fewer
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Patrick Warburton
Lemony Snicket Lemony Snicket   See fewer
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Malina Weissman
Violet Baudelaire Violet Baudelaire   See fewer
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Louis Hynes
Klaus Baudelaire Klaus Baudelaire   See fewer
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K. Todd Freeman
Arthur Poe Arthur Poe   See fewer
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Presley Smith
Sunny Baudelaire Sunny Baudelaire   See fewer
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Will Arnett
Father Father   See fewer
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Joan Cusack
Justice Strauss Justice Strauss   See fewer
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Usman Ally
Hook-Handed Man Hook-Handed Man   See fewer
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Matty Cardarople
Henchperson of Indeterminate Gender Henchperson of Indeterminate Gender   See fewer
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Cleo King
Eleanora Poe Eleanora Poe   See fewer
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John DeSantis
Bald Man Bald Man   See fewer
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Jacqueline Robbins
White Faced Woman #1 White Faced Woman #1   See fewer
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Joyce Robbins
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Jack Forrester
Albert Poe Albert Poe   See fewer
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Kaniel Jacob-Cross
Edgar Poe Edgar Poe   See fewer
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Darcey Johnson
Trolleyman Trolleyman   See fewer
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Tara Strong
Sunny (voice) Sunny (voice)   See fewer
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Andrew Suttar
Trolley Passenger (uncredited) Trolley Passenger (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.7 / 10 | 2,642 votes