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The Act

TVMA • Crime, Drama • TV Series • 2019

The Act is a seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true crime stories. Season One follows Gypsy Blanchard (Joey King),...more

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The Act is a seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true crime stories. Season One follows Gypsy Blanchard (Joey King),...more

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1 season available (8 episodes)

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(8 episodes)

Season1
Episode 1

La Maison Du Bon Rêve

Doting mother Dee Dee Blanchard and her sweet daughter Gypsy arrive in a new town, where Gypsy feels lonely due to a barrage of medical issues and eager to make friends. But their new neighbors can be nosy, and Dee Dee and Gypsy have secrets to hide.
Episode 2

Teeth

Dee Dee’s on a high since Gypsy will be given the “Child of the Year Award,” which makes Dee Dee feel like Mother of the Year. But before the event, Gypsy has a dental problem that gets the attention of a skeptical doctor who could expose Dee Dee’s lies.
Episode 3

Two Wolverines

Dee Dee makes Gypsy dress up for a costume convention, where they each attract charming men who could dangerously complicate their insular relationship. Gypsy is starting to question the lies her mother tells her, especially about how old she really is.
Episode 4

Stay Inside

Gypsy’s getting older and Dee Dee is forced to new legal maneuvers to keep control of her “little girl.” But Dee Dee’s limited by her own health problems, and Gypsy goes to greater lengths than ever to connect with men and experience a sexual awakening.
Episode 5

Plan B

Gypsy and Nick scheme to meet in person and hope to win Dee Dee’s approval, but when their plan goes disastrously wrong, they’ll be pushed to make an extreme choice in order to be together.
Episode 6

A Whole New World

While Gypsy and Nick are on the run, flashbacks to a much younger Dee Dee reveal how trauma with her own mother set her up for conflict with Gypsy.
Episode 7

Bonnie & Clyde

Gypsy is excited to start over with Nick in Wisconsin, but their new life doesn’t match the happily ever after she imagined, and her anxiety worsens as past transgressions begin to catch up with them.
Episode 8

Free

Gypsy fights for her life by defending her actions, while Mel & Lacey realize that behind closed doors things were not always as they seemed.

Inside the Episode: La Maison Du Bon Reve

Inside the Episode: Teeth

Inside the Episode: Two Wolverines

Inside the Episode: Stay Inside

Inside the Episode: Plan B

Inside the Episode: A Whole New World

Inside the Episode: Free

Becoming Gypsy

Building the Act

Inside the Episode: A Whole New World

Inside the Episode: Bonnie and Clyde

Inside the Episode: Free

Inside the Episode: La Maison Du Bon Reve

Inside the Episode: Plan B

Inside the Episode: Stay Inside

Inside the Episode: Teeth

Inside the Episode: Two Wolverines

Next On the Act: A Whole New World

Next On the Act: Bonnie and Clyde

Next On the Act: Free

Next On the Act: Plan B

Next On the Act: Stay Inside

Next On The Act: Two Wolverines

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