'13 Reasons Why' is based on the novel of the same name by Jay Asher. It follows the aftermath of a high schooler's suicide on her class mates and family. The student, Hannah Bake (Katherine Langford), leaves behind a series of tapes explaining the reasons why she took her life. The effects of her death on friend Clay Jensen (Dylan Minnette) are particularly focussed on.
13 Reasons Why
Follows teenager Clay Jensen, in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life
There are no scheduled airings for this show.
- Director Carl Franklin, Eliza Hittman, Gregg Araki, Helen Shaver, Jessica Yu, Karen Moncrieff, Kat Candler, Kevin Dowling, Kyle Patrick Alvarez, Michael Morris, Tom McCarthy
- Cast Alisha Boe, Amy Hargreaves, Anne Winters, Brandon Flynn, Christian Navarro, Derek Luke, Devin Druid, Dylan Minnette, Justin Prentice, Kate Walsh, Katherine Langford, Miles Heizer, Ross Butler, Timothy Granaderos
- Genre Drama, Mystery
Currently, all two seasons of '13 Reasons Why' are available now on Netflix.What has happened in '13 Reasons Why' so far?
The first season of '13 Reasons Why' alters between the past and the present as Clay (Dylan Minnette) investigates the tapes left to him by Hannah (Katherine Langford) and tries to understand why she took her own life.
Season 2 reveals more about Hannah's past and follows her mother Olivia (Kate Bake) as she attempts to sue Liberty High School over her daughter's death. At the same time, Clay is haunted by Hannah's spirit. A second court case sees Bryce Walker (Justin Prentice) tried for Jessica’s (Alisha Boe) rape. He is eventually sentenced to three months probation.When's the third season going to arrive on Netflix?
'13 Reasons Why' season 3 hits Netflix in 2019. There is no exact release date yet.What's going to happen in '13 Reasons Why' season 3?
There is no official plot synopsis for '13 Reasons Why' season 3. It will likely follow up on the aftermath of a number of cliffhangers. The season 2 finale saw Tyler Down (Devin Druid) get brutally and sexually assaulted by Montgomery de la Cruz (Timothy Granaderos) and other jocks, after which he attempts a school shooting but is stopped by Clay. Meanwhile, Bryce will deal with the aftermath of his trial while girlfriend Chloe (Anne Winters) is pregnant.
Showrunner Brian Yorkey said in the past of the show's return: "I always think there's more story to tell, but I think that depends on viewers and everyone's reaction to it and whether it's important to keep telling the story.
"If there is a future for the show, to me, it's about these characters, and not necessarily a new set of reasons or a new set of tapes."Why is '13 Reasons Why' controversial?
The first season of '13 Reasons Why' generated controversy over its graphic portrayal of suicide, self-harm and rape. Many felt the dark and adult subject matter was inappropriate for the young adult audiences watching the series. More advisory warnings were added to the show as a result. Additionally, an aftershow which included mental health professionals talking about issues addressed in the series hit Netflix alongside season 2.Where is '13 Reasons Why' filmed?
'13 Reasons Why' is primarily filmed in Analy High School, in Sebastopol, Sonoma County, California, which subs in for Liberty High School. Filing also took place in the Northern Californian towns of Vallejo, Benicia, San Rafael, Crockett and Sebastopol.Who is in the cast of '13 Reasons Why'?
Dylan Minnette plays Clay Jensen
Katherine Langford plays Hannah Baker
Christian Navarro plays Tony Padilla
Alisha Boe plays Jessica Davis
Brandon Flynn plays Justin Foley
Justin Prentice plays Bryce Walker
Miles Heizer plays Alex Standall
Ross Butler plays Zach Dempsey
Devin Druid plays Dyler Down
Derek Luke plays Kevin Porter
Kate Walsh plays Olivia Baker
Anne Winters as Chloe Rice
Who's coming back for '13 Reasons Why' season 3?
It's likely that Dylan Minnette (Clay Jensen), Christian Navarro (Tony Padilla), Brandon Flynn (Justin Foley), Justin Prentice (Bryce Walker) and Alisha Boe (Jessica Davis) will all be back for season 3 of '13 Reasons Why.'
It also looks like the new series will see a greater emphasis on Bryce, with Brenda Strong (who played his mother, Nora, in series two) promoted to a series regular. Timothy Granaderos, who plays school bully Montgomery de la Cruz, has also been promoted to series regular for season 3.
It looks like Katherine Langford will not be back as Hannah Baker as she posted this goodbye message to her character and the show last year.Is there a trailer for '13 Reasons Why' season 3?
There is no trailer for '13 Reasons Why' season 3 at present.