The Act

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  • TV-MA
  • 2019
  • 1 Season
  • 8.0  (21,417)

This true-crime anthology series focuses on a different crime each season and presents it in a fictionalized version. The first season revolves around a young woman and overprotective mother whose dysfunctional relationship leads to murder. The series debuted on Hulu in 2019.

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Seasons
Episode 8
8. Episode 8
May 1, 2019
Gypsy fights for her life by defending her actions, while Mel & Lacey realize that behind closed doors things were not always as they seemed.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
April 24, 2019
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 6
6. Episode 6
April 17, 2019
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.
Plan B
5. Plan B
April 10, 2019
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.
The Tower
4. The Tower
April 3, 2019
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.
Two Wolverines
3. Two Wolverines
March 27, 2019
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.
The Body
2. The Body
March 20, 2019
Dee Dee is 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 big event, Gypsy has a dental emergency that gets the attention of a skeptical doctor who could expose Dee Dee's secrets.
La Maison du Bon Reve
1. La Maison du Bon Reve
March 20, 2019
Doting mother Dee Dee Blanchard and her sweet daughter Gypsy arrive in a new neighborhood, 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.
The Act
The Act

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This true-crime anthology series focuses on a different crime each season and presents it in a fictionalized version. The first season revolves around a young woman and overprotective mother whose dysfunctional relationship leads to murder. The series debuted on Hulu in 2019.

The Act is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on March 20, 2019.

Where to Watch The Act

The Act is available for streaming on the Hulu website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Act on demand at Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    March 20, 2019
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (21,417)