Outer Banks is a successful Netflix original series, that is currently in its second season. Outer Banks is an American action-adventure mystery teen drama television series. Outer Banks is set in a coastal town along the Outer Banks of North Carolina, where there is a stark social divide between wealthy seasonal residents and working-class locals (who have the nicknames “Kooks” and “Pogues”, respectively). According to Netflix, most of the time, every scene in Outer Banks is shot from three different angles to allow for improv to be incorporated. Even though Pankow wanted to play JJ from the start, the producers were set on him being John B.