TV Series | TV-PG | | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
After the loss of their parents in a mysterious fire, the three Baudelaire children face trials and tribulations attempting to uncover dark family secrets.
Tim Curry narrated the A Series of Unfortunate Events audio books and was accompanied by a soundtrack performed by The Gothic Archies. The musical numbers in the T.V. series sound reminiscent of the audio book soundtrack.
Three children lose their home and go to live with someone awful / He tries to steal their fortune with a plot that's not quite lawful / It's hard to fathom how the orphans managed to live through it / But how a decent person, like yourself, would ...
In the theme song it is mentioned that the show is based on the series by Lemony Snicket. The book series was actually written by Daniel Handler. However, Lemony Snicket is his pen name, therefore the series is, actually, created by Lemony Snicket.
The opening credits are composed of a collage of records (articles, photos and videos) that chronicle the adventures of the Baudelaire children.