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    Here's The Easter Egg That All Fans Of "The Umbrella Academy" Missed In The First Episode

    Did you spot Gerard Way's lil appearance on the show??

    All righty, I mean, if you're here, it's because you've either already seen the incredible Netflix series The Umbrella Academy, or you're thinking about watching it.

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    And to those of you who haven't seen it, I say this: RUN, don't walk, to your nearest TV and login to Netflix already!!

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    Tl;dr, The Umbrella Academy is a TV show based on a comic book series by Gerard Way — yes, THE Gerard Way from the band My Chemical Romance.

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    In fact, Way is also one of the producers of the series.

    What you probably didn't know or catch in the show is that Gerard Way is kind of in it!

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    And no, we're not just talking about his involvement on the show's soundtrack...

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    He actually appears in the series!

    Here's how you'll find it: Recall that there are many flashbacks to Vanya's story of growing up "normal" in a family with super powers.

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    And there's a scene where she reveals that she wrote an autobiography telling the whole history of her family.

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    In the first episode of the show, we see Vanya reflecting on her book and...do you see it?

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    How about now?

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    YUP. On the back cover of the book is a short blurb...written by none other than Gerard Way!

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    "An incredible read…A revealing portal into the amazing life of Vanya Hargreeves and the life she has lived. I couldn't put it down!"

    And we were like...

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    Damn Gerard, you're a genius. Never change.

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    This post was translated from Spanish.