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How to Get Away with Murder 

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A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Viola Davis ...  Annalise Keating 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Billy Brown ...  Nate Lahey 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Jack Falahee ...  Connor Walsh 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Aja Naomi King ...  Michaela Pratt 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Matt McGorry ...  Asher Millstone 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Karla Souza ...  Laurel Castillo 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Charlie Weber ...  Frank Delfino 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Liza Weil ...  Bonnie Winterbottom 75 episodes, 2014-2019
Conrad Ricamora ...  Oliver Hampton 67 episodes, 2014-2019
Alfred Enoch ...  Wes Gibbins 52 episodes, 2014-2018
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A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot that will shake the entire university and change the course of their lives.

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USA

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English | Spanish

Release Date:

25 September 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

How to Get Away with Murder See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

Viola Davis is shown defending an alleged killer in Philadelphia's City Hall in How to Get Away with Murder: Pilot (2014). Davis was previously seen working in there when she portrayed the Philadelphia mayor in Law Abiding Citizen (2009). See more »

Goofs

The quarter flipping animation shows it to be a 1999 Pennsylvania State Quarter series coin. (In reference to the show's home state). However, when it lands it is shown to be a pre-1999 coin with an Eagle on the reverse. See more »

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Except Viola Davis, who is the lead actress of the series, the rest of the cast members who are billed as regulars are arranged in alphabetical order, judging by their second names. See more »

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Referenced in I Be Geniusen Stuff: How to Get Away with Murder (2016) See more »

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Fun!
2 October 2015 | by NunyrbusinessSee all my reviews

I just binge watched season one and I loved it. First off I want to say that there are a bunch of complaining critics on here that I think are missing the point of the show. How to get away with murder. It's not a show that's going to depict total reality. It's a fun to watch exaggerated clever show (but there's a bit of truth behind every bit of this exaggeration). Maybe the critics that rate the show so harshly should really watch it with a grain of salt. So many are saying that it's unrealistic. The law schools are not at all like this. Law isn't practiced like this. Oh grow up. The crazy twisting corrupted lying cheating goings-on are exaggerated and accelerated to make it more fun to watch. This is a fun show and I am most certainly looking forward to season two. Now I will agree that there are some gratuitous sex scenes that just really aren't necessary. The writers really don't have to spell it out for us. We get it. Maybe they will ease up on that kind of stuff in season two. Good show and I recommend it to people who are open-minded to the fact that TV doesn't always have to be based on true absolute reality. It's supposed to be entertaining. And this show is definitely entertaining.


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