Happy Town is an American drama television series that premiered on Wednesday, April 28, 2010, on ABC. It was created by Josh Appelbaum, Andre Nemec and Scott Rosenberg.
A period of peace following a series of unsolved kidnappings is cut short when a new crime has everyone talking in the small Minnesota town of Haplin.
Although the series is set in Minnesota, many of the scenes for the program's pilot and first season were filmed in Canadian communities such as Port Hope, Ontario,Penetanguishene, Ontario and St. Catharines, Ontario. After shooting the pilot episode, actor Ben Schnetzer replaced John Patrick Amedori in the role of Andrew Haplin, and Steven Weber replaced Dean Winters for the role of John Haplin