What is The Act (TV) About?
The Act is an American true crime drama television series that chronicles the disturbing and shocking true story of Gypsy Rose Blanchard and her mother Dee Dee Blanchard. Based on real-life events, the show delves into the complex and toxic relationship between the two. Gypsy Rose, raised to believe she suffered from a myriad of severe illnesses, begins to unravel the truth as she seeks emancipation from her controlling and abusive mother. Along the way, dark secrets are unveiled, and the consequences of the twisted web of deception reach a tragic climax. With its gripping narrative and stellar performances, The Act offers a thought-provoking exploration of manipulation, obsession, and the depths of human depravity.
The first episode of The Act aired on March 20, 2019 and the most recent episode to air was on May 01, 2019.