Neil Patrick Harris, Malina Weissman, and Louis Hynes in "A Series of Unfortunate Events."

What to stream: an ‘Unfortunate’ Netflix original and ‘Sneaky Pete’ on Amazon

Neil Patrick Harris is Count Olaf, master of disguise and scheming uncle of the orphaned Baudelaire children, in the darkly comic Netflix original series A Series of Unfortunate Events, based on the books by Lemony Snicket (aka Daniel Handler). If you don’t know them, or haven’t seen the disappointing 2004 movie version with Jim Carrey, […]

Louis Hynes, Malina Weissman, and Neil Patrick Harris in 'A Series of Unfortunate Events'

Watch This! ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ comes to Netflix in January

Neil Patrick Harris is the sinister Count Olaf, the legal guardian of the innocent orphans in Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, the Netflix adaptation of the series of macabre children’s storybooks. Yes, dear readers, the terrible adventures of Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire and their search for the secret society responsible for the death […]