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Netflix's 2018 Year In Review Will Remind You How Much TV You Watched This Year

By Kristen Perrone
No surprise, but the typical person in 2018 spends a lot of time watching Netflix. Thanks to its endless supply of TV shows and movies and a growing lineup of original content, Netflix still has a strong advantage over other streaming services. The…

Here's What Fans Should Know About Brendan Dassey In 'Making A Murderer' Season 2

By Alana Altmann
Anyone who watched Making a Murderer's first season probably remembers Brendan Dassey's story. While exonerated criminal-turned-convicted-murderer Steven Avery was at the center of the documentary, his teenage nephew, Brendan, was also a major…

Here's What 'Making A Murderer' Fans Should Know About Steven Avery's New Lawyer

By Alana Altmann
When Making a Murderer premiered on Netflix in 2016, Steven Avery's attorneys Dean Strang and Jerry Buting became household names. Now that the second part of the true crime documentary has been released, a different high profile lawyer is being…

Your To-Do List Will Be Way Less Boring If You Watch Netflix While Doing These 4 Things

By Jordan Bissell
Let me be honest: There's not much I'd rather do than spend the night snuggled up on the couch watching Netflix as long as my heart desires. I don't usually feel too guilty about this, besides the fact that, whenever I feel like watching The Great…

The 'Making A Murderer' Season 2 Trailer Is Here, So Put Your Detective Hat On

By Dylan Kickham
It is almost time to dive back into the true-crime obsession that still has fans scratching their heads. The Making A Murderer Season 2 trailer just dropped, and it promises to dig even deeper into Steven Avery's conviction. The trailer for the new…

Here's Everything That's Coming To Netflix In October

By Alana Altmann
October is the month where it starts to feel acceptable to stay in more nights per week, consume every pumpkin spice offering imaginable, and watch more scary movies and TV shows. Thankfully, Netflix is here to help with that last part (you're on…

Here's What Fans Need To Remember About 'Making A Murderer' Season 1

By Alana Altmann
Netflix announced Tuesday, Sept. 25 that the anticipated Season 2 of Making a Murderer will hit the streaming giant on Oct. 19. The engrossing docuseries captivated the world through its 10-episode exploration of the case of Wisconsin man Steven…

'Making A Murderer' Season 2 Is Premiering Way Sooner Than Fans Expected

By Alana Altmann
When Making a Murderer premiered on Netflix back in December of 2015, it became one of the most talked-about docuseries of the last decade. Now, after three years of anticipation for a follow-up, the Making a Murderer Season 2 premiere date is…

'Serial' Season 3 Has A Major Change That Will Make Fans So Happy

By Alana Altmann
Serial became a podcast phenomenon when it premiered back in 2014 as a spinoff of the already popular This American Life. The true crime's first season investigated the murder of 18-year-old Baltimore student Hae Min Lee and the conviction of her…

This 'OITNB' Season 7 Theory About Taystee Will Make True Crime Fans Very Happy

By Dylan Kickham
It has only been a few days since the sixth season of Orange Is the New Black dropped on Netflix, but since all 13 new episodes came in one binge-able package, hardcore fans have already moved on to theorizing about what Season 7 has in store. And…

This 'The Staircase' Murder Theory Blames An Owl & Yes, You Read That Right

By Claire Spellberg
If you love true crime, you've probably already binge watched The Staircase, a new docu-series on Netflix. The 13-part series investigates the death of Kathleen Peterson in December 2001 and the subsequent murder trial of her husband, Michael…

These Details About 'American Vandal' Season 2 Will Leave Fans Asking New Questions

By Dylan Kickham
In its first season, American Vandal exploded as one of the biggest surprise hit shows of 2017, and now the mockumentary's creators are totally changing up almost everything about the show for its second season. Co-creators Tony Yacenda and Dan…

Khloé Kardashian Is Producing A True Crime Series & Yes, You Read That Right

By Alana Altmann
Khloé Kardashian: reality star, fitness guru, mommy-to-be, denim designer... murder show producer? You heard that right. Just when you thought Khlo's schedule couldn't get more packed, the famous savvy sis going ahead and getting in on the true…

This Wild Theory About Creed Is Making 'The Office' Fans Rethink Everything

By Dylan Kickham
Was The Office really just a workplace sitcom, or was it secretly a true crime mystery all along? Although the series ended in 2013, diehard fans are still debating what was really going on with some of the show's more enigmatic characters,…

If You Love 'The Office,' Here’s What You Should Watch On Netflix Right Now

By Claire Spellberg
Confession time: I love The Office, but sometimes I get tired of watching the same episodes over and over again. As much as I enjoy watching Michael burn his foot on a George Foreman grill, cheering on Pam and Jim's relationship, or laughing as…

A New Steven Avery Series Is Coming & ‘Making A Murderer’ Fans Will Be Thrilled

By Claire Spellberg
In 2015, true crime became a real-deal genre with the Netflix's release of Making a Murderer, a docu-series exploring the 2005 murder of Teresa Halbach and the resulting trial of Steven Avery. Avery was charged with murder, kidnapping, sexual…

This 'The Crown' Star Will Play Charles Manson In The Dark Movie 'Charlie Says'

By Dylan Kickham
Serial killer biopics seem to be all the rage right now. Ross Lynch recently played a young Jeffrey Dahmer in My Friend Dahmer, Zac Efron is taking on the role of Ted Bundy in the upcoming Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, and now Doctor…

3 'American Vandal' Costumes That Are Perfect For Halloween

By Dylan Kickham
If you're still looking for the perfect topical pop culture costume for Halloween this year, look no further than Netflix's most recent hit show American Vandal. The true crime mockumentary put a silly, irreverent spin on the genre that's become…

Meet The Cast Of ‘American Vandal,’ Netflix’s Hilarious Mockumentary

By Dylan Kickham
After the wave of true crime documentaries that dominated television last year, it's no wonder that the recent hit genre is finally getting its own spoof show. Netflix is releasing its send-up of the true crime genre American Vandal this Friday…

Kim K Reveals The Job She'd Want If She Had To Change Careers & We're Shocked

By Caroline Cook
Kim K, our revolutionary reality show superstar, is constantly making headlines, but this time it's for something completely unexpected. So who would Kim K be without her famous selfies, quotable phrases, and successful television shows? Apparently,…

'The Keepers' Director Opens Up About His Personal Connection To Sister Cathy

By Dylan Kickham
The latest true-crime series everyone's talking about is The Keepers, a gasp-a-minute deep dive into the unsolved murder of a nun in the 1960s that was released on Netflix this past Friday, and Elite Daily had the chance to speak with the director…

'Law And Order: SVU' Star Chris Meloni Is Willing To Come Back On The Show

By Dylan Kickham
Elliot Stabler is ready to start investigating some more cases! The "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" favorite might be making his way back to the precinct sometime in the future. Christopher Meloni departed the long-running police procedural…

11 True Crime Podcasts To Binge Now That You've Finished 'S-Town'

By Eitan Levine
Now that you've binge'd your way through "S-Town," we've got 11 other true crime podcasts for you to plow your way through. America has a massive true crime boner right now. I mean, the boner has always been there, but over the past few years that…

This Is The TV Show You Should Binge-Watch, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

By Rosey Baker
This isn't going to be your average roundup of binge-worthy shows. These shows, while all binge-worthy, are also tailor-made for your personality by using the spiritual lens of astrology. No matter your zodiac sign, you will not only love these…

'Making A Murderer' Lawyer Shares Details Show Left Out And You'll Rethink It All

By Alexandra Strickler
Back in December 2015, Netflix blessed us with the epic docuseries "Making a Murderer," and man, did we eat it up. I know I personally blazed through all 10 episodes within 48 hours of starting the series. By the end, my eyes were twitching and I…

Here Are The Terrifying Ways Serial Killers Avoid Getting Caught

By Jose Florez
For most of us, the idea of death is terrifying. Still, we read up on death and murder like crazy, eagerly devouring documentaries like "Making A Murderer" and "Beware The Slenderman." And of course, we look up news on serial killers, fascinated by…

'Making A Murderer' Season 2's 2017 Release Was Confirmed And We're Pumped

By Harley Tamplin
Prepare yourself for a Netflix binge like no other — season two of everyone's favorite crime documentary is coming soon. We already told you that the crazy-popular “Making A Murderer” is making a comeback, but now we know it's going to happen this…

What To Get Your SO For The Holidays Based On Their Favorite TV Show

By Eitan Levine
Ten days left to shop for a better gift than what your SO will buy you, because Christmas is a competition and only the weak will tell you otherwise! While I may not "have a girlfriend" or "any prospects" or "know how to talk to women without…

The Most Googled Celebs Of 2016 Will Remind You What A Strange Year It Was

By Eitan Levine
Being the most Googled celebrity in 2016 is like being voted the best at punching old people in the dicks. Sure, it's an accomplishment, I guess, but you'd have to be a real d-bag to be proud of the achievements that led to you being given this…

Steven Avery Ends Engagement After One Week Because No One Saw That Coming

By Alec MacDonald
Because Steven Avery's life is not, it seems, complicated enough, his week-old prison engagement to Lynn Hartman, 53, was just called off. If you don't know who Steven Avery is by now, I don't know why you clicked on this article in the first place…

You Can Turn Your World Upside Down At A 'Stranger Things' Club Night

By Arielle Lana LeJarde
Netflix is really murderin' the competition with all of these original series. It just gives me another reason to not own a TV in my apartment. All I need in this world is my laptop, my ex-boyfriend's aunt's Netflix password and my obsessive…

Alleged Killer Steven Avery Got Engaged From Jail, So There's Hope For Us All

By Alec MacDonald
Steven Avery is getting married. The 54-year-old has become famous several times -- first, for being exonerated after serving 18 years in prison for a rape he did not commit, second, for being convicted of the murder of Teresa Halback and, third,…

Kim Kardashian Wants North Or Saint To Solve Grisly Murders

By Tim McGovern
Most parents dream of their kids growing up and becoming star athletes, lawyers or doctors. Others want them to wear latex gloves, swabbing naked homicide victims for traces of DNA... you know, the American dream. Kim Kardashian falls in the latter…

The Bone-Chilling Trailer For The New Amanda Knox Documentary Is Here

By Katie Corvino
Oh. My. God. If you're looking for a new film to binge watch this fall, look no further because we've got you covered. On September 30, Netflix is releasing a new documentary called "Amanda Knox" and the trailer just dropped. I CAN'T HANDLE…

'Making A Murderer' Star Steven Avery Wants Brad Pitt To Play Him In A Movie

By Oliver McAteer
Steven Avery is already the star of "Making a Murderer." But now, he's setting his sights even higher. His lawyer, Kathleen Zellner, has filed a motion to have new testing done on evidence partly responsible for his conviction. Avery's so sure he'll…

Steven Avery Of 'Making A Murderer' Says Judge's Decision Means He'll Go Free

By Alec MacDonald
Brendan Dassey became a household name along with his uncle Steven Avery after the Netflix documentary show "Making a Murderer" chronicled the arrest and conviction of both men in the murder of Teresa Halbach in 2005. Last week, however, Brendan…

The New Trailer For The JonBenét Ramsey Docuseries Will Give You Goosebumps

By Eitan Levine
The first trailer for “The Case of: JonBenét Ramsey” just released, and holy eff is it absolutely terrifying. The 1996 murder of JonBenét Ramsey is arguably one of our nation's oddest cultural touchstones. Not unlike the OJ Simpson case or even the…

Brendan Dassey May Go Free, And All Anyone Can Think About Is 'Wrestlemania'

By Alec MacDonald
Last year, Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi's Netflix documentary "Making a Murderer" was an enormous and instant hit. The documentary revolved around Steven Avery, who was convicted of the murder of Teresa Halbach in 2005. Avery had previously spent…

7 Personalized Netflix Playlists Based On Your Favorite TV Shows

By Anna Menta
Did you guys know you can now make themed playlists on Netflix the way you do on Spotify? On Monday, Netflix announced its newest feature called Flixtape, described as "a mixtape, but for Netflix." Basically it's a way for you to come up with a…

Netflix Just Announced Epic 'Making A Murderer' News And We Can't Handle It

By Taylor Ortega
Despite the terrors of the modern world we wake and face each day, many of us have been sleeping too soundly since finishing Netflix's docu-series “Making a Murderer.” Gone are the days of laying awake for hours, knowing sleep would never come as…

Exes Get Real About How Drug Addiction Affected Their Relationship

By Eitan Levine
The Skin Deep is back at it again, making us feel all kinds of feelings. Though Sabrina and Brett have only been friends for 14 years, they've already gone through a lifetime of struggles, ranging from addiction and jail time to a heartbreaking…

Steven Avery Supporters: The San Antonio Four Are Your Next True Crime Cause

By Emily McCombs
If you were one of the thousands of people swept up in the Netflix Original series "Making a Murderer" or just a true crime buff, turn your attention to the "San Antonio Four," a group of friends and Latina lesbians who were wrongfully convicted of…

11 Ways To (Kind Of) Learn A New Language If You're A Lazy Traveler

By Leah Bishop
Like most people, I have a few regrets from college: sleeping through a final exam, a few run-ins with the law and a walk of shame in a Tamagotchi costume. You know these. They are the usual suspects of remorse. What I regret more so than that MIP…

5 Reasons 'The People V. OJ Simpson' Will Be Your Next True-Crime Binge

By Jackie Hughes
From "Serial" to "Making a Murderer," the true crime series trend continues to take audiences by storm. FX’s new limited series, "The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story," (based on the novel "The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J.…

There's Now An Interactive 'Making A Murderer' Map For 'Diehard Fans'

By Gillian Fuller
If you need more “Making A Murderer” in your life now that you've watched (and re-watched) the Netflix true crime docu-series more times than you can count, you're in luck. Two fans recently created an interactive map to help fellow true-crime…

I Used An ATM Receipt As My Dating App Picture And Here's What I Learned

By Christopher Peak
We all know dating is awful. Old song and dance, I know. The actual process of dating is awful. If anybody tells you otherwise -- that the texting; the dating apps; the anxiety of the first meeting wondering, “F*CK, is she/he going to look ANYTHING…

You'll Soon Be Able To Meet The 'Making A Murderer' Lawyers

By Taylor Ortega
The sexiest tour of the summer is coming, y'all, so get your lighters and your screaming voices ready. Dean Strang and Jerry Buting, Steven Avery's lawyers whose stars rose overnight upon the release of Netflix's “Making a Murderer,” are hitting the…

Giving Up Booze Didn't Change My Life, But This Is Why I'm Still Sober

By Heather Mangan
Like any good celebrator of the New Year, on January 1, 2016, I woke up with a giant headache and feelings of regret over the number of brownies I had eaten between the hours of 1 and 2 am. By my eighth episode of “Making A Murderer” that day, my…

People Want This Actor To Play Steven Avery In A 'Making A Murderer' Movie

By Taylor Ortega
We're all desperate for a “Making a Murderer” movie, and TBH, who can blame us? A version of the corrupt, ceaselessly frustrating Steven Avery story with slightly sexier faces should be a guaranteed blockbuster smash, and fans already know who could…

6 Heinous Criminals Who Also Appeared On Reality TV Shows

By Joe Oliveto
Between catching up on “Game of Thrones” and “Making a Murderer,” TV audiences need something light to balance out the gruesome mayhem that tends to be the focus of most other programming. Usually, that’s what reality TV is best for. Sure, you may…