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The Night Of

Cardiff-based company Bad Wolf burst onto the television scene with this brutal, hard-boiled story based on the British series Criminal Justice, the focus of which is an awe-inspiring performance from British actor Riz Ahmed. With slow-burn suspense and extraordinary detail, The Night Of is TV at its most arresting.

Directors

  • Steven Zaillian
  • James Marsh

Writers

  • Peter Moffat
  • Richard Price
  • Steven Zaillian

Cast

  • Riz Ahmed
  • John Turturro

Synopsis

After a night of partying with a female stranger, a Pakistani-American man (Riz Ahmed) wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.