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WILDERNESS OF ERROR, A
Air Date: Saturday, September 26, 2020
Time Slot: 12:01 AM-1:00 AM EST on HULU
Episode Title: "DOCU-SERIES PREMIERE (EPISODES 1-3)" (Repeat)
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NEW ON HULU

Streaming September 21 - September 28

A WILDERNESS OF ERROR - DOCU-SERIES PREMIERE (EPISODES 1-3)

A Wilderness of Error is a five-part documentary series based on the book of the same name by filmmaker and author Errol Morris, who also appears in the series. When Green Beret Army surgeon Jeffrey MacDonald is sent to prison after being convicted of killing his pregnant wife and two young daughters, a storm of swirling narratives challenges the very ability to find the truth all the while overshadowing a chilling possibility: MacDonald may be an innocent man. Marc Smerling re-investigates the complicated case that has spanned decades in an attempt to find the truth.

(Streaming Saturday, September 26)

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WILDERNESS OF ERROR, A (FX)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
9/25/20 - 10/2/20
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2020-2021 season)
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
SEASON(S):
1 (5 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
limited series
DESCRIPTION:
(from FX's press release, July 2020) FX today announced that A Wilderness of Error, the latest in its slate of docuseries and documentary features, will premiere Friday, September 25, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on FX, and the following day on FX on Hulu. The premiere will include the first three episodes airing back-to-back-to-back from 8 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. ET/PT, with the final two episodes airing the following week. From Emmy Award-winning producer Marc Smerling and Emmy Award-winning executive producer Jason Blum, producers of the groundbreaking and award-winning series The Jinx, comes a five-part documentary series, A Wilderness of Error, based on the best-selling book by Errol Morris who also appears in the series. Smerling directs and executive produces the series under his recently launched production company Truth Media, alongside executive producers Blumhouse Television (The Jinx, The Loudest Voice, The Good Lord Bird) and UCP (Unspeakable Crime: The Killing of Jessica Chambers, Mr. Robot, The Act), a division of Universal Studio Group. When Army surgeon Jeffrey MacDonald is sent to prison for killing his family, a storm of swirling narratives challenges our very ability to find the truth all the while overshadowing a chilling possibility: MacDonald may be an innocent man. Additional executive producers include Michael Jackson, Rachael Horovitz, Jeremy Gold, Marci Wiseman, Mary Lisio, Dawn Olmstead and Jessica Grimshaw. Jackson and Horovitz (Patrick Melrose) acquired the rights to the book and brought the project to Blumhouse.
CREW INFORMATION:
· Dawn Olmstead as EP
· Errol Morris as BOOK
· Jason Blum as EP
· Jeremy Gold as EP
· Jessica Grimshaw as EP
· Marc Smerling as DIR/EP
· Marci Wiseman as EP
· Mary Lisio as EP
· Michael Jackson as EP
· Rachel Horovitz as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Blumhouse Television
· Truth Media
· Universal Content Productions