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An exploration of the life of Michael Peterson, his sprawling North Carolina family, and the suspicious death of his wife, Kathleen Peterson.

Parental GuideTV-MA

Status Ended

First Air Date 2022-05-05

Last Air Date 2022-06-09

Seasons 1

Episodes 8


TMDB 7.0


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sarahajoubert shared a tip "I watched one episode and found it so boring. I haven’t decided yet if I’ll bother to watch the rest."

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sandy_lopez shared a tip "I watched the documentary a few years back and this limited series didn’t disappoint. It’s a definite watch!"

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coobs shared a tip "Wow I clearly knew nothing about this case. Very interesting."

aditya_7055 shared a tip "Really good series. Acting in particular (especially Colin Firth) stands out."

renda_crabtree shared a tip "Watch the Netflix documentary"

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alysha_helm shared a tip "Dramatic version(s) of events from the Netflix doc, but all around great insight & well acted by all parties."

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wajwilliams shared a tip "I watched the actual trial on CourtTV years ago. Guilty as charged. #biography #crime #decade2020 #drama #mystery #thriller"

alben_santana_ii shared a tip "7.5/10"

daniel_plourde shared a tip "Good series but the Documentary was so much better."

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malaka shared a tip "Incredible series"

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michelle_defazio shared a tip "You have to watch the documentary as well"

judi_a._hilman shared a tip "Worth watching but went on way too long"

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candice_yesk shared a tip "Loved it for the first three episodes but then it took a turn for the ridiculous! Based on true story but...."

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kara_stafford shared a tip "Really good! I wasn’t familiar with this true crime story. Enjoyed a lot!"

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lauren_lawson_70 shared a tip "Watched this 3 times and change mind all te time. It's pretty good!"

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meredith_healey_gar shared a tip "Colin Firth nails this role so completely it's borderline scary!"

barb_7186 shared a tip "Binge worthy"

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