Manhunt (2017 TV series)

Manhunt is an American drama anthology television series created by Andrew Sodroski, Jim Clemente, and Tony Gittelson, initially commissioned as a television miniseries. The first season, Manhunt: Unabomber, stars Sam Worthington and Paul Bettany, and depicts a fictionalized account of the FBI's hunt for the Unabomber. It premiered on Discovery Channel on August 1, 2017.[1][2] On July 17, 2018, Charter Communications was in advanced negotiations with the series' producers to pick up the series for two additional seasons to be aired on their Spectrum cable service. The show's second season follows the hunt for Eric Rudolph, who was the perpetrator of the Centennial Olympic Park bombing, after suspicion initially fell on security guard Richard Jewell.[3] The second season, Manhunt: Deadly Games, premiered on February 3, 2020.[4]

Television release poster for first season
Created byAndrew Sodroski
Jim Clemente
Tony Gittelson
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes18
Executive producersDana Brunetti
John Goldwyn
Troy Searer
Andrew Sodroski
Kevin Spacey (season 1)
Greg Yaitanes
ProducerDavid A. Rosemont
Production companiesDiscovery Communications
Trigger Street Productions
Lionsgate Television
Original network
Original releaseAugust 1, 2017 (2017-08-01) 

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