Netflix announced new episodes of its remarkable documentary series, “Making a Murderer” are in production. Season one received 6 Emmy nominations including Outstanding Documentary or Non-Fiction Series. “The new installments will take fans of the acclaimed documentary series back inside the story of convicted murderer Steven Avery, and his co-defendant, Brendan Dassey, as their respective investigative and legal teams challenge their convictions and the State fights to have the convictions and life sentences upheld,” according to a Netflix press release.
“Making a Murderer” went viral after it’s initial streaming release in December 2015, and generated an enormous amount of support from viewers. “We are extremely grateful for the tremendous response to, and support of, the series. The viewers’ interest and attention has ensured that the story is not over, and we are fully committed to continuing to document events as they unfold” said creators, Ricciardi and Demos.
A premiere date has yet to be released for additional episodes.
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