13 Reasons Why follows Clay Jensen, who returns home from school to find a strange package on his porch. Inside are several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker – his classmate and crush – who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Hannah’s voice tells him there are thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he’ll find out why.
Dylan Minnette, known for his role in Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, will play Clay as he follows Hannah, played by newcomer Katherine Langford, through a 13 episode arc.
13 Reasons Why‘s executive producers include Selena Gomez, Tom McCarthy, Brian Yorkey, Joy Gorman and Kristel Laiblin.
The global premier for the adaptation is set for March 31. 13 Reasons Why is available now.