The entertainment world is filled with crazy shows (Hey I do not mind; I am always on the lookout for shows that differ from the norm).
There are times when I wonder, do these writers, producers and directors go out of their way to shock the living daylights of their viewing audience?
The answer to that question might be an astounding, “Yes!”
So, without further ado, it is time for me to share my crazy findings with you.
1.) Cowboy Bebop
In a nutshell, Cowboy Bebop is about the adventures of a crew of bounty hunters (They are paid to hunt down the galaxy’s most dangerous criminals).
This entertaining show was developed by Christopher Yost.
Here is a list of some of the cast members of Cowboy Bebop and their respective roles:
- Alex Hassell acts as Vicious; he is Spike’s archenemy and a member of the Red Dragon Crime Syndicate.
- Daniella Pineda acts as Faye Valentine; she is a bounty hunter — the woman who lost her memories after she was revived from cryosleep.
- Elena Satine acts as Julia; she is deeply admired by both Vicious and Spike.
- John Cho acts as Spike Spiegel (also known as, “Fearless”); he is a bounty hunter from Mars — a man with a violent history of gang activity.
- Mustafa Shakir acts as Jet Black; he is Spike’s partner, a former ISSP detective and the Captain of the Bebop.
Cowboy Bebop debuted on Netflix on Friday the 19th of November, 2021.
In spite of Cowboy Bebop being cancelled after its first season, it is available for streaming on Netflix.
2.) Raised by Wolves
Raised by Wolves is about two androids (Mother and Father) who are tasked with raising human children on the Planet, Kelper-22b.
Here is a list of some of the show’s actors and actresses as well as their respective roles:
- Aasiya Shah acts as Holly; she is one of the surviving children from the Ark.
- Abubakar Salim acts as Father; he is a service android that was reprogrammed to help raise and protect the colony’s children.
- Amanda Collin acts as Mother/Lamia; she is known as the necromancer (a former war android); she was reprogrammed to raise atheist children on the Planet, Kelper-22b.
- Ethan Hazzard acts as Hunter; he is a young adult survivor of the Ark.
- Felix Jamieson acts as Paul; he is the biological son of Marcus and Sue; he was also raised by Caleb and Mary as their own son.
- Ivy Wong acts as Vita; she is one of the children who survived the Ark.
- Jordan Loughran acts as Tempest; she is a survivor of the Mithraic mission.
- Niamh Algar acts as Sue/Mary; she is an atheist soldier, a medic and Caleb’s partner.
- Matias Varela acts as Lucius; he is a very loyal Mathriac soldier.
- Winta McGrath acts as Campion; he is the youngest and the only survivor of the six children that were born from embryos brought to Kelper-22b by Mother and Father.
Raised by Wolves first appeared on HBO Max on Thursday the 3rd of September, 2020.
This science-fiction/drama television series is available for streaming on HBO Max.
3.) Inventing Anna
The last crazy show on my list is Inventing Anna; which is an American drama mini-series.
Inventing Anna was created by Shonda Rhimes.
Inventing Anna is about Anna Delvey conning New York’s elite into believing that she is a rich German Heiress (As a result, she runs up a huge debt, steals from friends and ends up in jail).
Here is a list of the show’s main actors and actresses as well as their respective roles:
- Julia Garner acts as the fraudster, Anna Delvey.
- Anna Chlumsky acts as Vivian Kent.
- Laverne Cox acts as Kacy Duke.
- Anna Deavere Smith acts as Maud.
- Arian Moayed acts as Todd Spodek.
- Alexis Floyd acts as Neff Davis.
- Katie Lowes acts as Rachel Williams.
- Jeff Perry acts as Lou.
- Anders Holm acts as Jack.
- Terry Kinney acts as Barry.
Inventing Anna debuted on Netflix on Friday the 11th of February, 2022.
This crazy show is available for streaming on Netflix.
Crazy shows are interesting to watch and at times, they can be highly entertaining.
Have you seen any of the shows on my list?
And, do you plan on watching any of those crazy shows in the near future?