Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events will debut on Netflix Friday 13th January 2017 it has been announced.
The series is based on the best-selling books by Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler). It stars Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Joan Cusack, Malina Weissman and Louis Hynes.
Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events recounts the tragic tale of the Baudelaire orphans — Violet, Klaus, and Sunny – whose evil guardian Count Olaf will stop at nothing to get his hands on their inheritance. The siblings must outsmart Olaf at every turn, foiling his many devious plans and disguises, in order to discover clues to their parents’ mysterious death.
The series will feature 8 episodes and is a Netflix Original production. It is executive produced by Emmy Award winner Barry Sonnenfeld and Daniel Handler.
Watch the teaser trailer for the series below: