In the Dark is an upcoming comedy-drama series created by Corinne Kingsbury and produced by Red Hour Films, Warner Bros. Television, and CBS Television Studios. The series is executive produced by Ben Stiller, Corinne Kingsbury, Jackie Cohn, Michael Showalter, and Nicky Weinstock. The pilot of the show was announced on January 30, 2018, for the CW, with Michael Showalter taking up the role of a director. The official confirmation of the pilot transforming into a complete series was made in May 2018. In the Dark features Brooke Markham, Rich Sommer, Derek Webster, Kathleen York, Keston John, and Perry Mattfeld.
The story revolves around a blind woman who is the only witness to the murder of her friend with a shaded background. The attorneys refuse to accept her testament, and she sets out to find the murderer by herself with the help of her faithful dog, Pretzel. To make the plot lighter, the viewers also get to see how the blind woman manages her flamboyant life that includes her multiple dates and also her job in the guide dog school run by her parents. The series is expected to hit the television screens in 2019, and the sources have revealed that the second and the third episodes of the series will be directed by Brian Dannelly and Norman Buckley respectively.
In the Dark Season 1 Cast: Who’s in it?
In the Dark features Perry Mattfeld as Murphy, Rich Sommer as Dean, Brooke Markham as Jess, Derek Webster as Hank, Kathleen York as Joy, Keston John as Darnell, and Levi as Pretzel (Murphy ’s dog).
In the Dark Season 1 Plot: What is it about?
In the Dark is an interesting drama that narrates the story of Murphy (Perry Mattfeld), a visually challenged woman who happens to be the only witness to the murder of her friend. The motive behind the murder and the murderer seems unclear. The police department refuses to accept Murphy’s testament as she is blind and her deceased friend is a drug peddler with a dark background. Disheartened by the loss of her friend and attorney’s disapproval of her witness, Murphy sets out to find the murderer of her friend on her own. She is joined by her faithful and unflinchingly supportive dog, Pretzel.