One of the Netflix shows we are beyond excited about is the upcoming adaptation of the bestselling book A Series of Unfortunate Events, which debuts Friday, January 13! Season 1 spans the first four books in the series.

The show kicks off with the the three kind and clever Baudelaire orphans dealing with life after the loss of their parents in a mysterious fire. Violet, the oldest sibling at 14, is a smart and creative inventor, 12-year-old Klaus is the resident bookworm and their baby sister Sunny offers up solid bites as needed! When their calculating and cruel uncle, Count Olaf, becomes the children’s guardian, they slowly begin to realize his only interest is in stealing their wealth.

Neil Patrick Harris promises to be the most perfect Count Olaf!