Celebrity podcaster Alec Baldwin lends his 220;credibility” to the simulated reality hybrid “phenom” Making of a Murderer.
Which parts are true? Which are false? Are both producers carefully chosen CIA crime writers, blurring the lines once more between fact and fiction?
Will anyone invest time trying to figure this out?
In 1985, Steven Avery was convicted and imprisoned for sexual assault in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin. He served nearly two decades of his sentence before being exonerated on the basis of new forensic evidence. Shortly after launching a multimillion dollar lawsuit seeking compensation for his wrongful detention, Avery was arrested and convicted for a horrific local murder. The ten-part Netflix documentary series Making a Murderer examines both cases, and asks whether and in what ways the criminal