The new primetime crime show Law and order have conquered the television well, owing to not only the cast but also for bringing with it the legendary producer, Dick Wolf. The new real-time crime show that focuses on the 1993 Menendez Trial that remained a topic of interest for a long time in the United States of America back then. The case had all the answers from who murdered and how but was unable to unfold the “why” factor. Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders focuses on essentially this “why” factor. The show starts the four-time Emmy Winner Edie Falco for the role of Leslie Abramson. With being a hit amongst the youngsters and adults and collecting as much as 6.6 million viewers, the show revealed the dark secrets and unsaid tales of the Menendez murder. The show gained an 8/10 rating on IMDB and an average of 1.04 rating. It started airing on 26th December 2017 and consists of 8 episodes of 1 hour each.
Law & Order True Crime the Menendez Murders Season 2 Cast: Who’s in it?
With the storyline not being finalized and the official announcement not being made yet, the cast has not been decided yet. The first season witnessed Miles Gaston Villanueva and Gus Halper as Lyle Menendez and Erik Menendez, Edie Falco as Leslie Abramson, the brother’s attorney and Sam Jaeger as Detective Les Zoeller amongst the others.
Law & Order True Crime the Menendez Murders Season 2 Plot: What is it about?
The show focuses on the Menendez Murders of 1993. The case had gripped the population of The United States of America with its suspense. The show focuses on the story from the brother’s point of view, which was not showcased by the media. The plot follows a couple being murdered while watching the television and stumbled upon by their sons. This, however, is only the beginning. Once the sons confessed to the murder, the national obsession with the case was born, and the media followed it almost like a soap opera. The show essential features on “why” the murder occurred and the behind-the-scenes stories that unfolded with the two brothers. It seeks to humanize the killing and explain the reason it happened as everyone knew who did it, but the reason behind it was unclear. The show clears all the misconceptions and lies behind one of the greatest crimes of the century.