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Dirty John Season 1

Dirty John Season 1


Dirty John season 1 is a true crime anthology drama based on the podcast of the same name. It tells a horrifying true romance story in Orange County between an interior designer named Debra Newell and a handsome man called John Meehan. John brings Debra Obsession, but also an elaborate web of lies. When sweet love deteriorates, it can become anything, including murder and other crimes.

air date

November. 25,2018

production companies

Atlas Entertainment, UCP, LA Times Studios

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Season 1

Dirty John Season 1 Episode Guide

Approachable Dreams

S1 E1 Approachable Dreams

Nov. 25,2018

Debra Newell has a seemingly perfect life: she’s successful, beautiful and lives in one of California’s most desirable coastal cities, Newport Beach. The only thing missing is love. So when Debra finally meets charming and handsome doctor John Meehan, she’s quickly swept into a whirlwind romance, much to her daughters’ dismay.

Red Flags and Parades

S1 E2 Red Flags and Parades

Dec. 02,2018

Debra and John revel secretly in their newlywed bliss, as Veronica, Terra, and Toby hatch a plan to prove their suspicions about their mother’s new man.

Remember It Was Me

S1 E3 Remember It Was Me

Dec. 09,2018

Debra discovers John’s criminal record. In the past, John starts his first family.


S1 E4 Shrapnel

Dec. 16,2018

Debra confronts John in the present, while we learn more about Arlane’s past.

Lord High Executioner

S1 E5 Lord High Executioner

Dec. 23,2018

John gets clean for Debra. Terra learns John’s back. John puts his sister through the ringer.

One Shoe

S1 E6 One Shoe

Dec. 30,2018

Debra makes a decision about John. In Ohio, John captures the attention of Detective Dennis Luken.


S1 E7 Chivalry

Jan. 06,2019

A look at how John operates while Debra tries to move forward.

This Young Woman Fought Like Hell

S1 E8 This Young Woman Fought Like Hell

Jan. 13,2019

John and Debra's relationship comes to a head in an unexpected way.

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Cast of Dirty John Season 1

Amanda Peet

Betty Broderick

Christian Slater

Dan Broderick

Rachel Keller

Linda Kolkena