The new crime series will tell the story of North Carolina writer Michael Peterson and his family. The writer’s wife Kathleen Peterson, who is the head of a large corporation, dies under strange circumstances. The series is based on documentaries, films, books and reports on a case that has been investigated for 16 years.
The lead role in the new HBO Max project will be played by Colin Firth. Sophie Turner will get the role of one of the main character’s adopted daughters.