The Act



A seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true crime stories with the first season following Gypsy Blanchard, a girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother.

  1. Nick Antosca


  2. Michelle Dean


Series Cast

  1. Patricia Arquette

    Patricia Arquette

    Dee Dee Blanchard

    8 Episodes

  2. Joey King

    Joey King

    Gypsy Blanchard

    8 Episodes

  3. Chloë Sevigny

    Chloë Sevigny


    8 Episodes

  4. AnnaSophia Robb

    AnnaSophia Robb


    8 Episodes

  5. Calum Worthy

    Calum Worthy

    Nick Godejohn

    8 Episodes

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The Act

Season 1

2019 | 8 Episodes

Season One follows Gypsy Blanchard, a girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother, Dee Dee. Her quest for independence opens a Pandora’s box of secrets, one that ultimately leads to murder.

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Status Returning Series


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  • TV-MA


    This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 54m



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