The series revolves around social outcast Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills. Scott's life drastically changes when he is bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. Now he must learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day teenage life. The following characters are instrumental to his struggle: Stiles, his best friend; Allison, his love interest who comes from a family of werewolf hunters; and Derek, a mysterious werewolf with a dark past.
Series Fun Facts
- 'Dylan OBrien (II) originally went in to the auditions to read for the role of Scott but felt a better connection to the role of Stiles.
- Many of the supposed wolf howls heard on the show are actually gorillas.
- Linden Ashby (Sheriff Stilinski) and Ian Bohen (Peter Hale) previously starred in Wyatt Earp (1994). Ashby portrayed Morgan Earp, the brother of Wyatt Earp and Bohen portrayed young Wyatt Earp.