Showrunner Ryan Murphy revealed that he told Lewinsky, “No one should tell your story but you, and it’s kind of gross if they do.”
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Season 2, Episode 5 – The backstory of ill-fated Jeff Trail is revealed, and the larger picture of these stories snaps into focus in an excellent episode.
Season 2, Episode 1 – The premiere episode lays solid groundwork but feels like the story has yet to really take off.
“I do feel like anytime you methodically plot to kill someone with pain and murder in your heart, to expose them for something, that is an assassination,” Ryan Murphy said.
Darren Criss plays the serial killer Andrew Cunanan while Edgar Ramirez portrays the slain fashion designer in Ryan Murphy’s follow-up to The People v OJ Simpson.
Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story take on Hurricane Katrina has found new source material and is getting a cast overhaul. Scott Rudin has also signed on as an executive producer.
“I thought all of that was really interesting to examine and look at again, particularly with the president we have and the world we live in,” Murphy said.
The highly anticipated second season of American Crime Story from Ryan Murphy, which centers on Hurricane Katrina, has added of Annette Bening in a major role. The four-time Oscar nominee is set to play Louisiana governor Kathleen Blanco.
Showrunner Ryan Murphy continues to look ahead as he builds his American Crime Story franchise with the option of A Vast Conspiracy. The book, which follows the President Bill Clinton scandal with Monica Lewinsky, is in the works as the focus of a future season.
Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story is renewed for a third season ahead of the filming of season two, while CBS axes the political supernatural satire BrainDead and the family drama American Gothic after one season.
The entire series thus far, the jurors have been relegated to mere extras. They are pawns in Johnny Cochran’s and Marcia Clark’s game. This episode they were front and center, which made for an interesting sidetrack, but ultimately hurt the episode.
When American Crime Story first began I would say that there were three iconic moments from the O. J. Simpson. One was the White Bronco car chase. The other was exactly where I was when the verdict was read live over the airwaves. The third was the gloves… O. J. trying on the gloves.
The People V. O.J. Simpson focuses heavily on lead prosecutor Marcia Clark and her struggle with being the only woman in a boy’s club, one who works mandatory 70 hour weeks on top of being a mother – and one who is living under the intense scrutiny of an entire nation.
If you were over the age of five in 1994 when the American Crime Story: The People V. OJ Simpson events actually happened, the episode title probably gives away what this installment focuses on. Does a white Ford Bronco ring a bell?
The classic film star lands a lead role on upcoming FX crime drama.
The “American Horror Story” creators are bringing true crime to FX.