|Format||Teen drama, Noir, Mystery|
|Created by||Rob Thomas|
Percy Daggs III
|Narrated by||Kristen Bell (as Veronica Mars)|
|Opening theme||"We Used to Be Friends" by The Dandy Warhols|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of episodes||59|
|Running time||approx. 42 minutes|
|Original channel||UPN (2004-2006)
The CW (2006-)
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)
Dolby Digital 5.1
|Original run||September 22, 2004 – present|
Veronica Mars is an American teen drama/mystery-neo-noir series. It was first shown on UPN on September 22, 2004. The series was shown for its first two seasons on the UPN before moving to The CW Television Network on October 3, 2006. The show stars Kristen Bell as Veronica Mars: a student who also works as a private investigator with the help of her detective father. The series is said to be "a little bit Buffy and a little bit Bogart",. The series has murder mystery, high school and college drama with sarcasm and strange humor.
The show starts with Veronica and her friends in high school. It follows them to college in later seasons of the series.