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The Staircase: Secrets and Lies (S1EP2 Netflix 4 Apr 2005)

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Secrets and Lies: As Michael’s hidden life comes out into the open, defense experts debate if it will have a significant impact on the coming trial.

Cast: Michael Peterson (Himself), Bill Peterson (Himself), Ron Guerette (Himself), Tom Maher (Himself), David Rudolf (Himself),

Airdate: 4 Apr 2005 on Netflix

Series: The Staircase Season 1 Episode 2

Show Info: Academy Award-winning documentary filmmaker, Jean-Xavier de Lestrade, presents a gripping courtroom thriller, offering a rare and revealing inside look at a high-profile murder trial. In 2001, author Michael Peterson was arraigned for the murder of his wife Kathleen, whose body was discovered lying in a pool of blood on the stairway of their home. Granted unusual access to Peterson’s lawyers, home and immediate family, de Lestrade’s cameras capture the defense team as it considers its strategic options