Netflix has ordered limited series UNBELIEVABLE from Susannah Grant, Michael Chabon & Ayelet Waldman, Tracking Board has confirmed.
The eight-episode limited series will tackle the true story of Marie, a teenager who was charged with lying about having been raped, and the two female detectives who followed a twisting path to arrive at the truth.
Unbelievable is based on The Marshall Project and ProPublica Pulitzer Prize-winning article, An Unbelievable Story of Rape, written by T. Christian Miller and Ken Armstrong, and the This American Life radio episode, “Anatomy of Doubt.”
Grant is writing and serving as an executive producer and showrunner, while Chabon and Waldman will both write and serve as EPs, along with Sarah Timberman & Carl Beverly and Katie Couric.
Linda Ge | TV Editor