The Crazy Real-Life Stories Behind 13 Reasons Why

13 Reasons Why is a show about the difficulties modern-day teenagers face growing up in American high schools. It deals with super intense subject matter, and a lot of kids have praised the show for its realistic treatment of everyday life. There’s no question that this show is intense, but some pretty intense things happen behind the scenes as well.

Like puppies. They all get to play with puppies. Keep reading to learn more crazy facts about the cast and crew of this hit Netflix series.

Let’s Start With The Basics

If you’re a die-hard 13 Reasons Why fan, you definitely know this already, but this is an important fact, so if you’re not in the know, pay attention.

Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images
Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images

13 Reasons Why is based on a book by Jay Asher. The book was a bestseller in 2011.