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Deadly Manners is a 10 episode, dark comedy murder-mystery series set in the winter of 1954. It follows the events during the night of the affluent Billings family annual dinner party with their distinguished, eccentric guests. However, all is not fun and games as shortly after the party starts, a snowstorm begins to rage outside, trapping all the partygoers inside their host’s mansion. When a murderer starts killing off those in attendance, the guests must figure out who is responsible, or at least how to stay alive -- lest they be next.

Deadly Manners was created by Ali Garfinkel and Alex Aldea.

Deadly Manners stars Kristen Bell, Denis O'Hare, Alisha Boe, RuPaul, Anna Chlumsky, Timothy Simons, Michelle Visage, Alona Tal, David Cummings and is narrated by LeVar Burton.

Artwork by Kina Lee.

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    • 4.6 • 211 Ratings

Deadly Manners is a 10 episode, dark comedy murder-mystery series set in the winter of 1954. It follows the events during the night of the affluent Billings family annual dinner party with their distinguished, eccentric guests. However, all is not fun and games as shortly after the party starts, a snowstorm begins to rage outside, trapping all the partygoers inside their host’s mansion. When a murderer starts killing off those in attendance, the guests must figure out who is responsible, or at least how to stay alive -- lest they be next.

Deadly Manners was created by Ali Garfinkel and Alex Aldea.

Deadly Manners stars Kristen Bell, Denis O'Hare, Alisha Boe, RuPaul, Anna Chlumsky, Timothy Simons, Michelle Visage, Alona Tal, David Cummings and is narrated by LeVar Burton.

Artwork by Kina Lee.

    The Oyster

    The Oyster

    Welcome to the world of The Oyster. 

    This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp and Hellofresh.

    • 31 min
    Chapter 10

    Chapter 10

    In the final chapter of Season One of Deadly Manners, the killer is confronted and the night's festivities come to a close.

    • 36 min
    Chapter 9

    Chapter 9

    In the ninth chapter of Deadly Manners, the police are finally called to the house.

    • 29 min
    Chapter 8

    Chapter 8

    In the eighth chapter of Deadly Manners, one of the party's biggest secrets becomes jeopardized. 

    • 28 min
    Chapter 7

    Chapter 7

    In the seventh chapter of Deadly Manners, Olivia starts interrogating several of the evening's suspects and a dark secret is unearthed.

    • 27 min
    Chapter 6

    Chapter 6

    In the sixth chapter of Deadly Manners, the party learns the origins of Nancy's marriage to Roger and the wine starts flowing.
    Created by Ali Garfinkel (Writer) and Alex Aldea (Producer).
    Cast List:
    Narrator - LeVar Burton
    Veronica Billings - Kristen Bell
    William Billings - Denis O'Hare
    Olivia Billings - Alisha Boe
    George the Butler - Mark Berry
    Beatrice the Maid - Elizabeth McLaughlin
    Roger Clark - Timothy Simons
    Nancy Clark - Anna Chlumsky
    James Eggly - David Cummings
    Barbra DuPont - Alona Tal
    Written by Michael Kastelein and Ali Garfinkel.
    Directed by Alex Aldea and Ali Garfinkel.
    Music composition (except for Jazz Piano Parts) by Alex Aldea and Andrew Joslyn.
    Live Strings by Andrew Joslyn.
    Jazz Piano Parts were written and performed by Mark Rodriguez.
    Foley and Sound Design: Victor Figueroa and Alex Aldea.
    Editing by Victor Figueroa, James Kim, and Alex Aldea. 
    Here is a link to the script.
    This episode is sponsored by MeUndies and TodayTix.

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
211 Ratings

211 Ratings

0justarandomguy0 ,

All voice actors are amazing

The use of LeVar burton as narrator is amazing and all the other voice actors are wonderful.

Paméla Rioux ,

Very entertaining

It was awesome. I felt like I was in a Agatha Christie’s novel! The characters are well played, the story is funny and thrilling at the same time. Hope this team will do another podcast like that soon!

Kaylaeo ,

Deadly Manners

Truly one of my FAVOURITE podcasts! An excellent short series, with an amazing cast. Plot twists had me second guessing everyone at the party, and it perfectly blends the 50s Neo-Noir vibes with a satirical level of comedy. Think Tim Curry’s slapstick comedy Clue.

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