The Latest Show From Serial and This American Life
The Show That Debuted To Record-Breaking Numbers And Critical Acclaim
A new podcast from Serial and This American Life, hosted by Brian Reed. In its first week of release it received 16 million downloads and by the end of its first month had 40 million overall. The release, which happened in Spring 2017, was the most downloaded rollout of a podcast ever in its starting out week. It has already received over 15,000 ratings on iTunes alone. The show is about a man named John who despises his Alabama town and decides to do something about it. He asks Brian to investigate the son of a wealthy family who's allegedly been bragging that he got away with murder. But when someone else ends up dead, the search for the truth leads to a nasty feud, a hunt for hidden treasure, and an unearthing of the mysteries of one man's life.