From executive producer Dick Wolf comes the first installment of a series of true crimes that shocked America in the anthology series Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders, which premieres on Sony Channel this September.
The true crime series is an in-depth dramatization of the notorious murder case of brothers Lyle Menendez (Gaston Villanueva) and Erik Menendez (Gus Halper) for the 1989 brutal killing of their parents at their Beverly Hills mansion.
Emmy and Golden Globe winner Edie Falco stars as defense attorney Leslie Abramson, who defended the Menendez brothers in the court case that became a national sensation.
From the players involved to the media hype that ensued, the eight-part series presents in detail the crime and the protracted trials that followed which ended in the 1996 conviction of the infamous brothers on two counts of first degree murder and sentenced to life without the possibility of parole.
Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders premieres on September 27, every Wednesday at 8:50pm, within 12 hours of the U.S. telecast. First & Exclusive on Sony Channel.
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