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Netflix Renews ‘Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal’ for Season 2

‘Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal’ to Return for Season 2 on Netflix

Netflix’s true-crime enthusiasts have a reason to rejoice as the gripping documentary series, “Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal,” secures a second season. Following the success of its first three-part installment, this riveting exploration of a Southern family’s dark secrets is set to return with a global premiere date locked in for September 20!

Season 1 Recap and Renewal of ‘Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal’

Season 1, directed by Jenner Furst and Julia Willoughby Nason, delves into the infamous murder case involving South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh. Accused of the shocking deaths of his wife and son, he was sentenced to life in prison for the crimes.

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The renewal coincides with Murdaugh’s guilty plea to federal fraud charges, accused of stealing millions from clients. Buster, his son, opens up about his father’s murder conviction and his belief in his innocence in the Fox Nation special, ‘The Fall of the House of Murdaugh.’

What to Expect in ‘Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal’ Season 2

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Season 2 of ‘Murdaugh Murders: A Southern Scandal’ promises gripping firsthand accounts from key figures tied to the murders, including Blanca Turrubiate-Simpson (Former Murdaugh Family Housekeeper), Mushelle “Shelly” Smith (Caregiver for Libby Murdaugh), Curtis Edward Smith (aka Cousin Eddie), and trial juror Gwen Generette.

Returning are Morgan Doughty (Paul’s ex-girlfriend), Anthony Cook (Paul’s friend), and Valerie Bauerlein (Wall Street Journal reporter). Directed and executive produced by Michael Gasparro and Julia Willoughby Nason.