Atypical won a Peabody Award in 2018 in the entertainment category.
For long, teenage dramas have surpassed the hackneyed structure of a rom-com or a slice-of-life narrative. With the latest spate of shows like 13 Reasons Why, Stranger Things, Atypical and the like, the genre has slowly shifted into darker waters. Serious issues like bullying, mental health issues, adolescent crimes and rampant drug usage among young adults have been repeatedly focused on by such series.
Makers are now investing heavily into well fleshed-out plotlines so that the shows can become true representations of the present society. These shows are also highly inclusive in nature, trying to encapsulate the entire spectrum of fluid identities.
So, if you’re a fan of teenage dramas, you ought to take this quiz.
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