American Vandal was named by Netflix as its “most-devoured” show of 2017 which means that viewers were more likely to watch more than one episode a day. The first season of this true-crime satire was critically acclaimed and was loved audience the same. The ending of the season has been much talked about with lot of fan theories doing the rounds on the internet on who was the real culprit of the crime. The first season of the show premiered on September 15, 2017 on Netflix. The show has been created by Dan Perrault and Tony Perrault.
American Vandal Cast: Who’s in it?
From the cast of the first season, only Peter Maldonado (played by Tyler Alvarez) and Sam Ecklund (played by Griffin Gluck) will return for the second season. So, don’t expect to see Dylan Maxwell second time round. In March, Deadline reported the casting of Travis Tope (Independence Day: Resurgence) and former Freakish star Melvin Gregg as the lead cast members for the second season. They will both play high school juniors with Tope playing fedora-wearing, pocket-watch carrying Ethan and Gregg playing DeMarcus, who is a top basketball player at the school. On, April 4, it was announced that Adam Ray (Curb Your Enthusiasm) will join the cast as a recurring role. He will play Officer Crowder, a resident police officer who has been at the school for over 15 years. He’s very good at his job and takes pride in the fact that the school is one of the safest places in Pacific Northwest. Further casting is still underway and is hoped to be complete by the end of this month.
American Vandal Plot: What is it about?
The series will follow an anthology format. The first season follows the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left 27 faculty cars vandalized with phallic images. Senior “class clown”. Dylan Maxwell is accused of the crime by the school. He is expelled, but an investigation into the incident is launched by sophomore Peter Maldonado, with help from his friend Sam Ecklund, to uncover whether Dylan was the one truly behind the crime.
The second season follows Peter and Sam as they investigate a new crime at a Catholic private high school after their cafeteria’s lemonade is contaminated with laxatives by someone calling themselves “The Turd Burglar”.