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The Innocent Man 

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The story of Ron Williamson, a man who sat on Oklahoma's death row for 11 years for a crime he didn't commit. Based on John Grisham's "The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town."
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Heather McPhaul ...  Peggy Carter 6 episodes, 2018
Maura Antas ...  Debbie Carter 5 episodes, 2018
J.J. Arends ...  Glenna 5 episodes, 2018
Serena Burns ...  Kim Marks 5 episodes, 2018
Kayleen Casey Kayleen Casey ...  Girl in Tommy Dream 5 episodes, 2018
Seth Michael Connell Seth Michael Connell ...  Guy in Tommy Dream 5 episodes, 2018
Garrett Davis ...  David Timmons 5 episodes, 2018
Olivia de Boutray ...  Denice Haraway 5 episodes, 2018
Ryan David Ellis Ryan David Ellis ...  Interrogator 2 5 episodes, 2018
Danielle Rogers Danielle Rogers ...  Carol 5 episodes, 2018
Jesse Roocke-Sherman Jesse Roocke-Sherman ...  Floyd Degraw 5 episodes, 2018
Geoffrey Russell Geoffrey Russell ...  Ron Williamson (Old) 5 episodes, 2018
Erik Anthony Russo Erik Anthony Russo ...  Interrogator 1 5 episodes, 2018
Rio Shigeta ...  Glen Gore 5 episodes, 2018
Jeremy Summers ...  Gravedigger 1 5 episodes, 2018
Nick Swezey ...  Gravedigger 2 5 episodes, 2018
Adrien Vaatete Adrien Vaatete ...  Odell Titsworth 5 episodes, 2018
James Patrick Walsh ...  Ron Williamson (Young) 5 episodes, 2018
Larry Martin Weissman Larry Martin Weissman ...  Hunter 5 episodes, 2018
Brent Whitacre Brent Whitacre ...  Gene Whelchel 5 episodes, 2018
Joe White Joe White ...  Lenny Timmons 5 episodes, 2018
Kyle Williams ...  Tommy Ward 5 episodes, 2018
Guthrie Worthington ...  Karl Fontenot 5 episodes, 2018
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The story of Ron Williamson, a man who sat on Oklahoma's death row for 11 years for a crime he didn't commit. Based on John Grisham's "The Innocent Man: Murder and Injustice in a Small Town."

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14 December 2018 (USA) See more »

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Based on John Grisham's only work of nonfiction. See more »

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Featured in Jeremy Vine: Episode #2.3 (2019) See more »

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Important story, poor execution
19 December 2018 | by schulzninSee all my reviews

I can only repeat what others have said already. This is such an important and intriguing story yet it's presented so poorly. I actually stopped and rewinded so many times because I couldn't follow. Which is sad because of its important message.


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