Making a Murderer premieres on December 18th.
The docu-series follows the true story of Steven Avery, a Wisconsin man who was convicted of rape in 1985 only to be exonerated of the crime after 18 years of prison time. After he filed a $36 million lawsuit agains the county, he was charged with the murder of a 25-year-old photographer despite questionable evidence.
The 10-episode series explores Avery’s story, with interviews, archival footage, and investigative work on the part of filmmakers Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos.
Here’s the trailer:
What do you think? Will you be watching Making a Murderer on Netflix? Would you like to see more original documentaries from the streaming service?