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The First Episode Of "A Series Of Unfortunate Events" Has A Surprise Ending

Spoilers for anyone who hasn't watched this masterpiece yet.

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There's so much to love about the dark and gloomy Netflix series that is A Series of Unfortunate Events.

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The Baudelaire children, Klaus and Violet (played by Louis Hynes and Malina Weissman), are incredibly smart and resilient.

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And Neil Patrick Harris is a creepy yet satisfying Count Olaf.

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Not to mention, there's Alfre Woodard as Aunt Josephine and Joan Cusack as Justice Strauss.

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But at the very end of the first episode, we find out possibly the best news of all: Cobie Smulders and Will Arnett are ALSO in the eight-episode series.

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Their characters don't have names...

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...but we know they play a kick-ass couple trying to make it home to their kids.

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Oh, and that they've been captured!

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Where are they going?! What does it all mean?!

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When a trailer for A Series of Unfortunate Events dropped in November, some people noticed that Smulders and Arnett are included in a group photo that Aunt Josephine gives to the Baudelaire children as she explains her relationship to their parents.

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And we definitely know that Smulders and Arnett are parents in the series.

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But are they Klaus, Violet, and Sunny's parents?!

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This is all too much!

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