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    Posted on May 24, 2018

    Here's What The Cast Of "13 Reasons Why" Looks Like On The Show Vs. IRL

    They even smile sometimes!

    1. Katherine Langford as Hannah Baker

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    Fun fact: In an adorable interview with Jimmy Fallon, Katherine admitted she cried when she talked to Brie Larson and Reese Witherspoon at the Golden Globes.

    2. Dylan Minnette as Clay Jensen

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    Fun fact: Dylan's band, Wallows, just released their first EP last month.

    3. Christian Navarro as Tony Padilla

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    Fun fact: Christian went to college with his 13 Reasons Why co-star Brandon Flynn (who plays Justin Foley). They both attended the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University.

    4. Alisha Boe as Jessica Davis

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    Fun fact: Alisha and co-star Tommy Dorfman (who plays Ryan Shaver) got matching semicolon tatttos with 13RW producer Selena Gomez. The tattoo represents suicide prevention.

    5. Brandon Flynn as Justin Foley

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    Fun fact: Brandon Flynn is happily dating singer Sam Smith — and called him an "angel" in an Instagram post last week.

    6. Justin Prentice as Bryce Walker

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    Fun fact: If you felt like Justin looked super-familiar, you're right — he actually played the role of Becky's boyfriend Darrell on Glee.

    7. Miles Heizer as Alex Standall

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    Fun fact: Miles is still best friends with his former Parenthood co-star Mae Whitman.

    8. Ross Butler as Zach Dempsey

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    Fun fact: In an interview with Vulture, Ross revealed that he read for the lead role in Crazy Rich Asians (which comes out this summer) but ultimately the casting director felt he was too young for the part.

    9. Devin Druid as Tyler Down


    Fun fact: Like his co-star Dylan, Tyler is also musically-inclined! He posts covers on his YouTube channel — like this one, of Twenty One Pilots' "Truce".

    10. Ajiona Alexus as Sheri Holland

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    Fun fact: Ajiona just had a starring role opposite Gabrielle Union in the film Breaking In.

    11. Tommy Dorfman as Ryan Shaver

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    Fun fact: In 2017, Tommy won his first-ever GLAAD Rising Star award.

    12. Michele Selene Ang as Courtney Crimsen

    Fun fact: Michele is a woman of many talents — she plays piano, has trained in ballet and modern dance, and speaks three languages.

    13. Steven Silver as Marcus Cole


    Fun fact: 13 Reasons Why was Steven's first major acting gig, but he's since landed two film projects — including All the Little Things We Kill along with Riverdale's Casey Cott.

    14. Bryce Cass as Cyrus

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    Fun fact: Bryce's co-star Devin Druid, who plays Tyler, tweeted that if he wasn't playing Tyler, he'd love to play Cyrus — even though he thinks Bryce was perfect in the role of Cyrus.

    15. Anne Winters as Chloe

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    Fun fact: Anne originally auditioned for the role of Hannah Baker in Season 1, but it ultimately went to Katherine Langford.

    16. Timothy Granaderos as Montgomery de la Cruz


    Fun fact: Timothy told Clevver that he auditioned for the roles of Justin, Tony, and Jeff Atkins, and when he didn't get any of them he assumed he'd never land a role on the show. He assumed wrong!

    17. Sosie Bacon as Skye Miller

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    Fun fact: If you thought Sosie looked familiar, you're right! Her parents are actors Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick.

    18. Brandon Larracuente as Jeff Atkins

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    Fun fact: Though he ultimately played the role of fan favorite Jeff Atkins, Brandon originally auditioned for the role of Justin Foley.

    19. Kate Walsh as Olivia Baker

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    Fun fact: Kate told us that her favorite part of filming 13 Reasons Why was getting the chance to work with Katherine Langford.

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