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Student Wes Gibbins begins attending law classes taught by renowned lawyer, the tough and enigmatic Annalise Keating. She offers five students the chance to work with her, while in a flash forward, the students chosen dispose of a body.


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Peter Nowalk (created by), Peter Nowalk




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Viola Davis ... Annalise Keating
Billy Brown ... Nate Lahey
Alfred Enoch ... Wes Gibbins
Jack Falahee ... Connor Walsh
Katie Findlay ... Rebecca Sutter
Aja Naomi King ... Michaela Pratt
Matt McGorry ... Asher Millstone
Karla Souza ... Laurel Castillo
Charlie Weber ... Frank Delfino
Liza Weil ... Bonnie Winterbottom
Tom Verica ... Sam Keating
Lenny Platt ... Griffin O'Reilly
Michael Gaston ... Henry Wiliams
Conrad Ricamora ... Oliver Hampton
Suzanne Savoy ... Kathy Powell


Annalise Keating is a tough as nails Criminal Law Professor and when Wes Gibbins starts his first day at Middleton University, he has no clue what he's walking into. In her class, "How to Get Away with Murder," Annalise challenges her students to solve some of the most difficult criminal cases that her law firm takes on, and in the end, she selects a group of the smartest, most promising students to come work for her. The competition is on and the students will stop at nothing to make sure they get to the head of her class. While Annalise seems to have it all together, we soon learn that her clients' secrets aren't the only ones she's keeping. Meanwhile, in flash-forwards, we learn that the price of impressing Annalise might just be too much for some, when a group of four students, Wes, Connor Walsh, Michaela Pratt and Laurel Castillo get involved in their own murder mystery cover up. Written by Jiilo_Kim

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25 September 2014 (USA) See more »

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The area on the campus of Middleton University, where Wes, played by Alfred Enoch and the other law students are disposing of the body shows an old trolley bridge in the background. It is an arched brick and stone tunnel that goes over a small creek. This distinctive Philadelphia-area architecture is in many scenes. The Fairmount Park Transit Company began in 1897, and by 1946, was defunct. But for 49 years, the trolley made 16 stops in West Park, including Chamounix - Chamounix Mansion - where this wooded campus scene was filmed. You can take a trail from Chamounix Mansion, cross that bridge - or climb down and check out the tunnel. See more »


When the students are discussing what to do at the beginning, they suggest, alternately, that murder prosecution is impossible without either the body or the murder weapon. In fact, a murder prosecution can go forward without one or the other or, in fact, without both, so long as there is sufficient alternative evidence to prove that the victim is in fact dead and that the defendant did in fact kill them. See more »


Annalise Keating: This is criminal law 100 or as I prefer to call it 'How to get away with murder'.
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Jingle Bells
Written by James Pierpont
Performed by Jack Falahee
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25 July 2019 | by noorodeh-60523See all my reviews

Amazing series , analise is. Gorgeous and very strong character

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