Aimed at a teenage audience, it is semi-autobiographical, based on the small-town childhood of its creator Kevin Williamson. The lead character, Dawson Leery, shares Williamson's interests and background. The show was set in a small fictional seaside town called Capeside and focused on four friends who were in the early part of their Sophomore year of high school when the series began.
Last Episode06x24 ...Must Come to an End (2) Aired: May. 14, 2003
[ Part II ]All the friends try to cope with the revealtion that one of them will pass away very soon. Jen rebuilds her bond between all of her …
Series Fun Facts
- One of the many actors who tested for the part of Dawson's father was William Katt.
- Many props from creator Kevin Williamson's Scream (1996) and I Know What You Did Last Summer are used, particularly in Dawson's bedroom.
- Is one of three WB shows to say the word "shit." The others are Everwood (but the sound was muted) and One Tree Hill.