Kristen Bell portrayed the titular Veronica Mars, a high school junior and skilled private detective.Bell was chosen to play Veronica Mars from more than 500 women who auditioned for the role.
Percy Daggs III portrayed Wallace Fennel, Veronica's best friend and frequent partner in mystery solving.Rory, meanwhile, shuffles between Dean Forester (Jared Padalecki), Jess Mariano (Milo Ventimiglia) and Logan Huntzberger (Matt Czuchry), each with their issues and instabilities.What really sets apart from other shows of its type is the heavy use of clever, fast-paced wordplay. Think Aaron Sorkin on crystal meth and Seinfeldian Conversations.Others, like Paul Anka and Sparks, have had cameos or guest spots.(King also provided the theme tune, "Where You Lead," re-recording it with—of course—her own daughter Louise Goffin.)The show, like many popular properties, suffered its share of Executive Meddling.