Hulu is developing a scripted series titled “Murdaugh Murders” which is a crime story about a real-life family made infamous by Mandy Matney’s popular Murdaugh Murders podcast.
The series “will be based on Alex Murdaugh’s stranger-than-fiction family drama, a riveting account drawing from countless hours of reporting by Mandy Matney—journalist and creator of the popular ‘Murdaugh Murders Podcast’—as well as exclusive, insider knowledge from years spent following the case.
Matney’s podcast has delivered over 26 million downloads across 41 episodes since it was launched on June 22, 2021.
Michael D. Fuller (Locke & Key) and Erin Lee Carr (Britney vs Spears) will create, write and executive produce the series. Full will also serve as showrunner. Matney, Nick Antosca and Alex Hedlund for Eat the Cat also executive produce.
UCP is the studio.