The streaming service Hulu has launched the development of a limited series about Amanda Knoxwith the young actress Margaret Qualley signed in a leading role, according to reports from Deadline.

Knox is an American woman who was wrongfully convicted of the murder of her roommate Meredith Kercher. The Plot of limited series will cover his 16-year odyssey to freedom.

The Serie It will consist of eight episodes, each one hour long..

The official title of the show has not yet been revealed, but it will be supported by 20th Television in association with The Littlefield Company. It will feature KJ Steinberg (This Is Us) as executive producer alongside Qualley, and The Littlefield Company's Warren Littlefield, Lisa Harrison, Ann Johnson, Graham Littlefield, as well as Monica Lewinsky, Knox and Chris Robinson as EPs.

Qualley has been nominated for two Emmys, one for her leading role in the series Maid (2022), and another by Fosse/Verdon (2019). Her other credits include the Oscar nominees, Poor Things, Once Upon a Time… in Hollywoodas well as the series The Leftovers, and the movies Strange but True, My Salinger Year, Sanctuaryy Drive-Away Dolls.


In 2007, at the age of 20, Amanda Knox was accused of the murder of Meredith Kercher, a young woman of British origin, with whom Knox shared an apartment while she was an exchange student in the city of Perugia, Italy. Knox spent almost four years imprisoned in Italy for Kercher's murder, before being acquitted in 2015 by the Italian Supreme Court of Cassation.

The case attracted scandalous media attention prior to the trial.

Knox wrote about his experience in the book Waiting to be Heardpublished in 2013. It also appeared in the 2016 Netflix documentary, Amanda Knox.


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