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American Crime Story 

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An anthology series centered around America's most notorious crimes and criminals.
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Top Rated TV #181 | Won 2 Golden Globes. Another 57 wins & 76 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
...  Dr. Anna Pou / ... 20 episodes, 2016-2018
...  O.J. Simpson 11 episodes, 2016-2018
...  Johnnie Cochran 11 episodes, 2016-2018
...  Christopher Darden 10 episodes, 2016
...  Judge Lance Ito 10 episodes, 2016
...  Bill Hodgman 10 episodes, 2016
...  Gil Garcetti 10 episodes, 2016
...  F. Lee Bailey 10 episodes, 2016
...  Robert Kardashian 10 episodes, 2016
...  Robert Shapiro 10 episodes, 2016
...  Andrew Cunanan 9 episodes, 2018
...  Carl E. Douglas 9 episodes, 2016
...  Arnelle Simpson 9 episodes, 2016
...  Jason Simpson 9 episodes, 2016
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The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story is a limited series that takes you inside the O.J. Simpson trial with a riveting look at the legal teams battling to convict or acquit the football legend of double homicide. Based on the book The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson by Jeffrey Toobin, it explores the chaotic behind-the-scenes dealings and maneuvering on both sides of the court, and how a combination of prosecution overconfidence, defense shrewdness, and the LAPD's history with the city's African-American community gave a jury what it needed: reasonable doubt. Written by FX Networks

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The trial isn't the whole story. This is.

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Biography | Crime | Drama

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2 February 2016 (USA)  »

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Katrina: American Crime Story  »

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Trivia

Sarah Paulson refused to watch the first season in which she played Marcia Clark. During her acceptance after winning the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie, Paulson publicly apologized to Clark for judging her based on the media's portrayal of her and had Clark's name engraved on the Emmy. See more »

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On the show, the judge at the preliminary hearing was played by a man. In reality the judge was a woman, Kathleen Kennedy Powell. See more »

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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Russell Crowe/Margo Price (2016) See more »

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Terrific, hooking and must see
11 March 2018 | by See all my reviews

The series so far follow the O.J. Simpson trial and the Andrew Cunanan murder spree and both are hooking and must see tv. The acting is top class and storyline keeps you interested and anticipating the next episode throughout both series'. I hope there is a series 3 as both these series made me research both events after I finished. 10/10, 5/5, amazing, must see.


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