A college dropout, Georgia "George" Lass is killed by a toilet seat that falls from the MIR space station on her first day at a temp agency. Upon death, she is recruited for a team of grim reapers - undead who mix among the and take people's souls just before they die.
Last EpisodeTV Movie: Dead Like Me: Life After Death Aired: Feb. 17, 2009
After the departure of Rube Sofer, a new head reaper named Cameron Kane takes over. He's a slick businessman who couldn't care less about helping …
Dead Like Me: Season 1, Episode #1 - Dead Like Me: Pilot
George's death leads to surprising discoveries.
Dead Like Me: Season 1, Episode #2 - Dead Girl Walking
George tries to shirk her grim reaper responsibilities.
Series Fun Facts
- The comic that Mason is reading in a number of episodes are each editions of "Cosmic Plan", a subtle nod to the role of the reapers.
- The set location for the Lass Household, 3851 Osler Street, Vancouver, BC (depicted as "3851 Beatrice Lane" in the series) was the location of an actual murder in 1924. The murder victim was…
[show]The set location for the Lass Household, 3851 Osler Street, Vancouver, BC (depicted as "3851 Beatrice Lane" in the series) was the location of an actual murder in 1924. The murder victim was a young woman named Janet Smith, and her accused murderer, a Chinese immigrant, who was subsequently acquitted, ignited racist feelings and legislation against Asians. The murder dominated the headlines of the Vancouver Sun for weeks. Also, the BC Historical Federation, Volume 43 No. 4, has a picture of the house on its cover (PDF link at Google).
- From start to finish, the entire production used a total of three Argentinian horned frogs to play the "red frog".