- Original Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events
- Country: United States
- Channel: Netflix
- Release Date: 2017
- Genres: Drama
- Created by: Mark Hudis
- Cast: Neil Patrick Harris as Count Olaf, Malina Weissman as Violet Baudelaire, Louis Hynes as Klaus Baudelaire, K. Todd Freeman as Mr. Arthur Poe, Patrick Warburton as Lemony Snicket, Aasif Mandvi as Uncle Monty
- Language: English
- Runtime: 60 mins
The series A Series of Unfortunate Events will follow three orphans who lost their parents by a tragic turn of events. Since the fire that killed their parents they have to go through some hard times until they finally find a new home.
Eventually, they are adopted by count Olaf though in fact he is not an aristocrat at all. This very cunning and resourceful person has an axe to grind and plans to take possession of the children’s inheritance while they know nothing about it. Olaf is sure he will win, but he underestimates the kids’ cleverness and bravery. They are not going to stay idle and will do everything they can to find the truth and learn about the real causes of the horrible fire.
The series will tell about a sad fate of three orphaned kids. Their life has changed in an instant: a sudden fire breaks out in their house and, unfortunately, they are the only ones who survived and their parents die in fire. Looking for a new home they meet count Olaf who gives them a home and soon becomes their custodian. Despite his attempts to pretend he wants to take care of the children, he is in fact a real villain and not a count at all. His main goal is inheritance which he plans to take by deceit, but the children are not stupid at all and want to find out what caused the fire in their house.