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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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    • 4.5 • 2.9K 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.
    The Oyster is created by Alex Aldea and Adrienne Schaeffler.
    This episode was written by Alex Aldea, Adrienne Schaeffler, and Jordan Cobb.
    Cast:
    Logan Browning as Hannah Ori
    Giancarlo Esposito as Luca Devlet
    Carla Gugino as Christian
    Keith David as Policeman #1
    Donnell Rawlings as Micah Ori
    Kimberly Hébert Gregory as Sarah Ori
    Andrew Santino as Art Minor
    Kenny Allen as Ben Avery
    Johnny Ferro as Scott Thompson
    Dionne Lea Williams as Lauren Thompson
    Jolie Handler as Beth Thompson
    Nicole Goodnight as Jane
    David Cummings as Bill
    Nikolle Doolin as Linda
    Production:
    Executive Produced by Logan Browning, Alex Cline, Alex Aldea and Adrienne Schaefler.
    Edited by Victor Figueroa.
    Sound Design and Foley by Victor Figueroa.
    Music Composition by Alex Aldea and Andrew Joselyn.
    Mixing by Alex Aldea

    • 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.
    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
    Nancy Clark - Anna Chlumsky
    James Eggly - David Cummings
    Police Officer - Terry Miles
    Reporter #1 - Jamey Jasta
    Reporter #2 - Atticus Jackson
    Reporter #3 - Jon Grillz
    Reporter #4 - Nicole Goodnight
    Reporter #5 - Andrew W.K.
     
    Written by Ali Garfinkel.
    Directed by Alex Aldea and Ali Garfinkel.
    Music composition (except for Jazz Piano Parts) by Alex Aldea and Andrew Joslyn.
    Chapter 10 features a rendition of God Bless America and the National Anthem of U.S.S.R.

    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 Squarespace.

    • 36 min
    Chapter 9

    Chapter 9

    In the ninth chapter of Deadly Manners, the police are finally called to the house.
    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
    Nancy Clark - Anna Chlumsky
    James Eggly - David Cummings
    Written by 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 Audible.

    • 29 min
    Chapter 8

    Chapter 8

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

    • 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.
    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
    Fortune Teller - RuPaul
    Written by Michael Varrati 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.

    • 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

4.5 out of 5
2.9K Ratings

2.9K Ratings

butterflygoddedd2002 ,

Excellent!

Oh this was so much fun! It would be amazing if you could do another series… pretty please?!

Ricman82 ,

Great listen

We need a season 2 #enoughsaid

mommaswann71 ,

Love it! Love it!

I love the story and the characters are outstanding! I am hoping there will be a Season 2!

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