13 episodes

Actor/comedian Connor Ratliff (The Chris Gethard Show, UCB, Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) embarks upon a quest to solve a very stupid mystery that has haunted him for two decades: why Tom Hanks fired him from a small role in the 2001 HBO mini-series, Band Of Brothers.

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Actor/comedian Connor Ratliff (The Chris Gethard Show, UCB, Marvelous Mrs. Maisel) embarks upon a quest to solve a very stupid mystery that has haunted him for two decades: why Tom Hanks fired him from a small role in the 2001 HBO mini-series, Band Of Brothers.

    11 - Piss Siblings

    11 - Piss Siblings

    Connor books an unusual role on HBO's VEEP after over a decade in the show biz wilderness, with some help from his friend Shannon O'Neill (How To Fix A Drug Scandal, Broad City). Featuring VEEP's Matt Walsh and Tony Hale.

    The Chris Gethard Show episode where Shannon spills the beans.

    The Chris Gethard Show clip where Connor has to eat vegetables.

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    • 44 min
    Season 2 Prologue (w/ Ira Glass)

    Season 2 Prologue (w/ Ira Glass)

    Season 2 fast approaches. Connor seeks sage wisdom and advice from This American Life creator Ira Glass.

    Dead Eyes Season 2 premieres on Oct 22.

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    • 8 min
    10 - Moose/Nixon

    10 - Moose/Nixon

    In the Season 1 finale, Connor connects with two of the actors he almost worked with on Band of Brothers: Ron Livingston (Office Space, Search Party) and Stephen McCole (Rushmore, Outlander).

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    • 46 min
    09 - Neighbors & Pals

    09 - Neighbors & Pals

    Seth Rogen clears up a misunderstanding and reveals his surprising connection to Connor, sharing multiple stories of show business disappointment & failure.

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    • 31 min
    08 - Show-Me State

    08 - Show-Me State

    When a global pandemic hits, Connor loses another show business job and moves back in with his parents.

    Featuring Ryan Miller from the band Guster, plus Bill and Gretta Ratliff.

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    • 31 min
    07 - GTM

    07 - GTM

    Connor chases another phantom, one that went missing from the 2019 romantic comedy Isn't It Romantic between its filming and its release. It's a self-contained casting mystery, and he only has one episode to solve it.

    The truth is out there.

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    • 32 min

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