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Trial & Error 

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A spoof of crime documentaries about the arrest and trial of a beloved poetry professor from a small town in South Carolina, who is accused of brutally murdering his wife, and the young Northeastern lawyer hired to defend him.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Nicholas D'Agosto ...  Josh Segal 23 episodes, 2017-2018
Jayma Mays ...  Carol Anne Keane 23 episodes, 2017-2018
Steven Boyer ...  Dwayne Reed 23 episodes, 2017-2018
Sherri Shepherd ...  Anne Flatch 23 episodes, 2017-2018
Krysta Rodriguez ...  Summer Henderson / ... 13 episodes, 2017
John Lithgow ...  Larry Henderson 14 episodes, 2017-2018
Amanda Payton ...  Nina Rudolph 10 episodes, 2018
Kristin Chenoweth ...  Lavinia Peck-Foster 10 episodes, 2018
Joel McCrary ...  Judge Kamiltow 10 episodes, 2018
Angel Parker ...  Heidi Baker 10 episodes, 2017
Lauren McGibbon ...  Virgitte Snip the Stenographer 10 episodes, 2018
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A spoof of crime documentaries about the arrest and trial of a beloved poetry professor from a small town in South Carolina, who is accused of brutally murdering his wife, and the young Northeastern lawyer hired to defend him.

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Their first case is a real killer.

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Comedy | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 March 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Trial & Error: Lady, Killer See more »

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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According to Jeff Astrof, Carol Anne Keane is based on Durham County prosecutor Freda Black, who is famous for the documentary mini-series, The Staircase. See more »

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Nothing like it.
29 August 2018 | by ozzytankSee all my reviews

Addicted to this show. Quirky, unpredictable, original, likable and absolutely hilarious. Thought the second season would struggle to compare to season one... I was wrong.


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