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American Vandal: Season 1 (2017)




Critic Consensus: American Vandal pays satirical dividends while also working as a genuinely absorbing mystery that offers thought-provoking commentary on modern entertainment.


Air date: Sep 15, 2017
Air date: Sep 15, 2017
Air date: Sep 15, 2017
Air date: Sep 15, 2017
Air date: Sep 15, 2017
Air date: Sep 15, 2017
Air date: Sep 15, 2017
Air date: Sep 15, 2017

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American Vandal is a half-hour true-crime satire that explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images. Over the course of the eight-episode season, an aspiring sophomore documentarian investigates the controversial and potentially unjust expulsion of troubled senior (and known dick-drawer) Dylan Maxwell. Not unlike its now iconic true-crime predecessors, the addictive American Vandal will leave one question on everyone's … More

Genre: Comedy
Network: Netflix
Premiere Date: Sep 15, 2017
Creators: ,
Executive Producers: , , , , , ,


Tyler Alvarez
as Peter Maldanaldo
Jimmy Tatro
as Dylan Maxwell
Lou Wilson
as Lucas Wiley
Camille Ramsey
as Mackenzie Wagner
Calum Worthy
as Alex Trimboli
G Hannelius
as Christa Carlyle
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All Critics (32) | Top Critics (11)

It definitely surprised me. [Full review in Spanish]

November 21, 2017 | Full Review…
No Es En Serie

The structure is at once comedic and emotionally precise: When you're a teenager, even the most trivial stories feel like melodramatic epics that deserve to be analyzed from every angle.

November 17, 2017 | Full Review…
The Ringer

In spite of its outwardly juvenile premise, American Vandal is an intense and ultimately sobering whodunnit, with new suspects and developments steadily unfolding over the course of its first season.

November 10, 2017 | Full Review…
Bangkok Post

I didn't know until now how much I needed this genre in my life.

October 31, 2017 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…
Black Girl Nerds

It's far more sophisticated than most of us gave it credit for at first blush.

October 25, 2017 | Full Review…
The Daily Beast

I went into American Vandal's premiere expecting to laugh; I didn't, much. But by the time I got to the sneaks-up-on-you-poignant closing scene of its finale, I was moved.

October 24, 2017 | Full Review…
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