Making a Murderer

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Filmed over a 10-year period, Making a Murderer is an unprecedented real-life thriller about Steven Avery, a DNA exoneree who, while in the midst of exposing corruption in local law enforcement, finds himself the prime suspect in a grisly new crime. Set in America's heartland, the series takes viewers inside a high-stakes criminal case where reputation is everything and things are never as they appear.


  • Genre: Crime, Documentary
  • Rating: 8.7 (7 votes)
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • Status: Continuing
  • Years: 2015 - 2018
  • Episodes per season: 10
  • Network: Netflix


Making a Murderer - season 1

Season 1 (2015)

Rating: 8.3
Making a Murderer - season 2

Season 2 (2018)

Rating: 0.0

Characters and Actors

Brendan Dassey as Brendan Dassey in Making a Murderer

Brendan Dassey

Actor: Brendan Dassey
Dolores Avery as Dolores Avery in Making a Murderer

Dolores Avery

Actor: Dolores Avery
Jerry Butting as Jerry Butting in Making a Murderer

Jerry Butting

Actor: Jerry Butting
Dean Strang as Dean Strang in Making a Murderer

Dean Strang

Actor: Dean Strang
Kathleen Zellner as Kathleen Zellner in Making a Murderer

Kathleen Zellner

Actor: Kathleen Zellner
Laura Nirider as Laura Nirider in Making a Murderer

Laura Nirider

Actor: Laura Nirider
Steven Drizin as Steven Drizin in Making a Murderer

Steven Drizin

Actor: Steven Drizin
Steven Avery as Steven Avery in Making a Murderer

Steven Avery

Actor: Steven Avery