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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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Peter Nowalk
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 14 wins & 69 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Viola Davis ...  Annalise Keating 90 episodes, 2014-2020
Billy Brown ...  Nate Lahey 90 episodes, 2014-2020
Jack Falahee ...  Connor Walsh 90 episodes, 2014-2020
Aja Naomi King ...  Michaela Pratt 90 episodes, 2014-2020
Matt McGorry ...  Asher Millstone 90 episodes, 2014-2020
Charlie Weber ...  Frank Delfino 90 episodes, 2014-2020
Liza Weil ...  Bonnie Winterbottom 90 episodes, 2014-2020
Conrad Ricamora ...  Oliver Hampton 82 episodes, 2014-2020
Karla Souza ...  Laurel Castillo 78 episodes, 2014-2020
Alfred Enoch ...  Wes Gibbins / ... 54 episodes, 2014-2020
Amirah Vann ...  Tegan Price 40 episodes, 2017-2020
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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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Trivia

Karla Souza initially auditioned for the role of Michaela Pratt, then Rebecca Sutter before being asked by the show's creator Peter Nowalk to audition for the role of Laurel Castillo. 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 »

Crazy Credits

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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Great show!
17 January 2015 | by youmustbecrazy1072See all my reviews

First, let me start by saying I love this show so far. I hate that "actual" lawyers gave it 1 star, which is like me saying that since I'm a Soldier, almost every military movie and 98% of all movies involving guns and explosions are garbage because they are not accurate. I won't even go near how they portray the military, totally screw with how the uniforms look and how they show our tactics. Nowhere near the truth! But I understand the writers are not military and there are too many little things under the hood for them to get everything right, as should lawyers when watching this show.

Watch an actual documentary on lawyers if that's what you're looking for, because this show would not have the high ratings if they showed that dull stuff. This show is light on the legalese....not to the standard of "The Practice" or "L.A. Law," but it has just enough legalese so the uninitiated stays interested, and enough excitement around the courtroom so you will love it.

The characters, the interaction between them and the plots work. Watch the first episode and if you aren't intrigued, then this obviously is not your genre. I'm only 4 shows in. It is a solid 8 so far....


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25 September 2014 (USA) See more »

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