How to watch 'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' from anywhere

Dan Scheider and "Nickelodeon's Game Shakers" cast
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Those Nickolodeon shows you remember from the 1990s and 2000s may have seemed to be all fun and games on the air, but things behind the scenes were anything but. "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" takes a look at just what went on during those pivotal years at Nickelodeon through the eyes of the child actors who lived it.  

You can watch "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" online from anywhere in the world with a VPN, and potentially for FREE.

'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' streaming details, TV channels, start time

► Date and time: "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" is streaming now with all four parts available to watch online.
• Watch FREEThreeNow (NZ)
• U.S.Max
• Watch anywhere — try NordVPN 100% risk-free

The four-part docuseries looks into some of the most popular and cherished Nickelodeon shows and stars you remember from the 90s and 2000s. With credits like "iCarly", "All That", and "Victorious", Dan Schneider was undoubtedly a genius when it came to creating shows for tweens across the world. What went on in front of the camera, though, in no way compared to the toxic culture behind the scenes.

Questionable jokes and "over-the-top sketches" seemingly provided cover for a workplace that was rife with sexism and abuse. With many stars telling their stories for the first time, "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" offers interviews and archival footage that bring these allegations to the forefront after over 20 years. 

This docuseries isn't for the faint of heart. Keep reading for how to watch "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" from anywhere in the world, including free options.

Watch 'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' for free

watch "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" for FREE

You can watch "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" for FREE in New Zealand thanks to <a href="https://www.threenow.co.nz/" data-link-merchant="threenow.co.nz"" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">ThreeNow. The four-part series premiered on March 17 and is available right now, for free.

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Watch 'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' from anywhere in the world with a VPN

Just because ThreeNow isn't available everywhere doesn't mean you can't watch "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" if you're away from home. Watching along with the rest of the internet can be pretty easy. With the right VPN (virtual private network), you can stream the show from wherever you are.

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How to watch 'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' online in the U.S.

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HBO's Max platform is the exclusive place to stream "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" in the U.S. now that all four episodes have already aired on the ID channel.

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Can I watch 'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' online in the U.K.?

"Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" isn't yet available in the UK. All is not lost, however.

U.S. and New Zealand citizens currently in the U.K. can watch "Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV" on ThreeNow or Max by using a VPN. We recommend NordVPN.

'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' trailer

'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' episode guide

  • Episode 1: "Rising Stars, Rising Questions"
  • Episode 2: "Hidden in Plain Sight"
  • Episode 3: "The Darkest Secret"
  • Episode 4: "Too Close to the Sun"

'Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV' cast

Many of the stars you remember from your favorite shows are here to tell it all. Notable appearances include:

  • Drake Bell
  • Giovonnie Samuels
  • Bryan Hearne
  • Katrina Johnson 
  • Kyle Sullivan
  • Christy Statton
  • Jenny Kilgen
  • Marc Summers
  • Rick Ellis
  • Alexa Nikolas

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  • coolbean5000
    Hi! It looks like you can watch the first episode of Quiet On Set for free in the US on the Max service's website. Link here: https://www.max.com/collections/watch-free/quiet-on-setthe-dark-side-of-kids-tv-s1-e1/af3591a1-d1e5-411d-8cf0-6bea605eb805
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