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Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.

Parental GuideTV-14

Status Ended

First Air Date 2015-12-16

Last Air Date 2020-04-01

Seasons 5

Episodes 65


TMDB 7.7


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Michael.Dix shared a tip "The books are better but the series is fun"

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sherri_hodges shared a tip "MY FAVORITE TV SERIES OF ALL TIME!!"

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benjamin_lemley shared a tip "So underrated"

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pamela_whitmire shared a tip "#So much better than I bargained for."

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jodilu shared a tip "Love this series! Margo is my hero"

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jaz_patterson shared a tip "Eliot Waugh, I find him to be a very talented and witty Magician that can be dark but understanding at times. Who might yours be?"

taylor_west_966 shared a tip "The plot twists and, of course, magic."

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shelly_lynn shared a tip "New season starts TONIGHT!!"

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gabriel_avila shared a tip "One of my favorite shows, fun to watch as they start world building. Definitely one to check out 💯"

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the_day_dreamer shared a tip "Totally addicted to this!"

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keirkova shared a tip "Harry Potter but with real people and they’re in college. Magic and drama, cheese to spare 10 out of 10"

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brandon_munson shared a tip "One of my favorites - severely underrated"

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tommiebeth_long shared a tip "I really liked Julia."

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Strizzi shared a tip "That's a tough one! Depending on the episode Elliot, Margo or Penny"

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nikki_sampson shared a tip "Great writing, fun cast"

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john_allen_876 shared a tip "Harry Potter for adults!"

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mckayla_donovan shared a tip "Worth a watch for sure. Really good show. So sad there isnt going to be a 6th season 💔 Still worth every minute."

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windy_gibson shared a tip "I loved the books and the show! It's like Harry Potter but on drugs and sex."

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emmy_doherty shared a tip "I'm still not over the final two seasons. I loved it. Rollercoaster 🎢 ride of the century."

faith_wehner shared a tip "Just don’t watch season 4 and you will absolutely love it. Even with season four it is my favorite show"

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obesemermaid shared a tip "Season 5 premieres on 1/15/2020."

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meagan_holloman shared a tip "For fans of Harry Potter and The Chronicles of Narnia / anything magic related"

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princess_amira shared a tip "Great show very "realistic" as in how actual people may react when in these situations"

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susan_gulbranson shared a tip "Ooh good question. Let me give it some thought! 😊"

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corrinne_ronde shared a tip "I have a love hate with this show. It’s nothing like the books, but it’s not bad at times. It can be hard to stay in to though."

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Brooky shared a tip "I heard of it, Definitely gonna check this out too, THANK YOU!"

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mike_j. shared a tip "Darkly funny, whatever can go wrong will. Excellent world building and fantastical characters"

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jessica_escobar shared a tip "Looovveee this"

kieran_mcnalt shared a tip "Great story lines and well developed characters. Ideal for harry potter lovers who want something more grown-up."

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erica_marin shared a tip "great series always with a twist"

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haven_tkc shared a tip "Everything lol"

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zoe_catherine shared a tip "One of my favorites. I always recommend"

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carolanne_nron shared a tip "I absolutly love the mix of fantastic, drama and humour in this series"

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meredith_nelson shared a tip "Margo and Elliott bring me life!"

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levi_jackson_1674 shared a tip "It's not a family show. But good."

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bonnie_chaney shared a tip "Modern day Harry potter"

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beatrice_thomas_954 shared a tip "Really liked it ."

ladyblackheart shared a tip "I loved the show up to the 5th season, I just can't bring myself to watch past the first 20 minutes of the season 5..."

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lazarus_dubois shared a tip "Honestly, better than the books!"

c_fru shared a tip "this sht gets weird"

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rick_harris shared a tip "I'm still catching up. On season 3.. lol"

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ben_adams_9649 shared a tip "Best show.... Period!"

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vard3434_. shared a tip "A really good series that does character development very well. Also has a nice deep lore behind it."

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sarah-mae_spalding shared a tip "Harry Potter for adults!!!"

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livvy_oberrieth shared a tip "Almost a bit too much swearing but still a fun show"

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lindsey_searle shared a tip "Obsessed"

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cirrus_macleod shared a tip "Netflix 1/15, season 5"

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jake_of_trades shared a tip "The last one"

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elena_godfrey shared a tip "The best show on Syfy in years!"

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kayla_gean shared a tip "This is an amazing show you guys!! Watch it please!!"

dearies_wilson shared a tip "Good plot great character development"

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kallie_montano shared a tip "Would highly highly suggest this one"

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mary_haynes_7415 shared a tip "JULIA! Her sassyness and spirit is awesome"

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trina_lusse shared a tip "Not your highschool kids with magic story...older audience ...older scarier world with good humor"

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crystal_johnston_4147 shared a tip "As good as the books"

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beth_williams_456 shared a tip "I could not stop watching!! Loved every season, hate it ended."

david_santiago_5557 shared a tip "Looove"

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allison_elizabeth shared a tip "Can't wait for season 5!!"

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carlie_rutkowski shared a tip "Simular to umbrella academy."

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sashadawn_rose shared a tip "The storyline, and the characters"

jennifer_dupuis_3382 shared a tip "Yes. I havr been a fan since day 1"

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marchelle_hawthorn shared a tip "LOVED!!"

antwyn_matlock shared a tip "I would say top 10 for one of my shows"

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dandy_lion shared a tip "Great humor, fun storylines, one of my go tos."

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dazani_szewcik shared a tip "One of the best fantasy shows out there"

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nicole_coutant shared a tip "I cant wait for season 5!! 5 more days!!!"

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maddie_carter_8863 shared a tip "You’ll get sucked in immediately and fall in love with all the characters even the annoying ones 😂🖤"

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justin_mcclain shared a tip "Awesome show overall. Has occasional slumps but worth sticking around for."

adrienne_sullivan shared a tip "It is a great show to watch all the way through!!"

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jessica_davey_9125 shared a tip "Hate that this series ended!"

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amber_click shared a tip "Crazy crap is always happening. Adult harry potter!"

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bobbi_mabb_1809 shared a tip "Fantastic show....lost the love in the last season but the characters were wonderful."

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jabreel_jaynes shared a tip "Loved it. One of my favorites forever."

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jasmine_witzke shared a tip "Margot and elliot wit. Love the tone shifts and sci-fi"

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stephen_born shared a tip "Great show, good plot"

awesome_user_623163 shared a tip "Everything #"

anna_wolfrum shared a tip "This show has just the right mix of comedy, drama, and action. This is my favorite show."

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jess_martin_4607 shared a tip "Its funny, and dark, and engaging, and almost fan fic-ish, but so good for a relaxing yet engaging show"

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jen_hensley shared a tip "Harry Potter for adults. Love this show."

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