What is the new Fox TV show 'Accused'?

What is the new Fox TV show ‘Accused’?

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For those looking for a gripping crime series that will leave you on the edge of your seat, look no further than Accused, Fox’s new drama anthology.

Based on the award-winning 2010 British series, acclaimed author Howard Gordon (known for Homeland and 24) invites viewers to see crime and punishment through the eyes of one defendant. A glimpse into the world of

From storylines to guest stars to a potential season 2, here’s everything you need to know about The Accused.

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What is “accused”?

Accused is a new crime anthology based on the BBC BAFTA award-winning series of the same name.

Each episode features a completely different cast, crime and city, and is told through the eyes of a single defendant. When each story begins, the viewer knows nothing about the person on trial or the circumstances leading up to it.

Whether innocent or guilty, the accused reveals how everyday people are consumed by crimes greater than themselves.

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Molly Parker and Margo Martindale in “Defendants”

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Travel back and forth between the courtroom and the crime scene, slowly understanding each character’s background, circumstances, and motives over time.

Each episode’s plot is designed to reflect contemporary issues plaguing our society, examining complex topics such as class, gun violence, and race.

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How many episodes are there in “Indicted”?

Fox’s new crime drama series will consist of 15 episodes, each with its own cast, setting and story. The nature of each crime varies in severity, from substance abuse to sexual assault to murder.

Given the show’s anthology format, many well-known guest stars will appear throughout the season.

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Who are the guest stars on ‘Indicted’?

The Accused Crime anthology series has a star-studded cast.

The big names are:

Margo Martindale (The Americans) Michael Chiklis (The Shield) Abigail Breslin (Zombieland) Karen LeBlanc (The Kings of Napa) Malcolm Jamal Warner (The Resident) Whitney Cummings ( 2 Broke Girls) Wendell Pierce (The Wire) Rachel Bilson (The Wire) OC) Jack Davenport (Pirates of the Caribbean) Molly Parker (House of Cards) Lea Perlman (Matilda ) Betsy Brandt (Breaking Bad) Keith Carradine (Nashville) Aisha Dee (The Bold Type) Jason Ritter (Rising Dion)

More big names are on the way this season.

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Michael Chiklis in “Accudead”

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Several of the accused guest stars take on the role of parents faced with heartbreakingly difficult circumstances. Known for his work, Emmy Award-winning actor, director and producer Michael Chiklis stars as a father dealing with the aftermath of a horrifying school shooting. The son I committed in Episode 1 “Scott’s Story”.

Wendell Pierce and Malcolm Jamal Warner

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In episode 4, “The Kendall Story,” Malcolm Jamal Warner, Emmy-nominated actor and director known for The Cosby Show, Malcolm & Eddie, and fellow Fox drama “The Resident,” tells the story of a stranger who abused his own child. I play a father who seeks revenge on people. Daughter.

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Will there be a season 2 of ‘Accused’?

As of now, Fox has not yet revealed whether the accused has been renewed for a second season. It seems to be in Can the series keep up the momentum? only time will tell!

New episodes air on Tuesdays at 9:00 PM ET on Fox.

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