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The Staircase (2022)

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There is no truth without lies.


An exploration of the life of Michael Peterson, his sprawling North Carolina family, and the suspicious death of his wife, Kathleen Peterson.

  1. Antonio Campos


Series Cast

  1. Colin Firth as Michael Peterson

    Colin Firth

    Michael Peterson

    8 Episodes

  2. Toni Collette as Kathleen Peterson

    Toni Collette

    Kathleen Peterson

    8 Episodes

  3. Michael Stuhlbarg as David Rudolf

    Michael Stuhlbarg

    David Rudolf

    8 Episodes

  4. Dane DeHaan as Clayton Peterson

    Dane DeHaan

    Clayton Peterson

    8 Episodes

  5. Olivia DeJonge as Caitlin Atwater

    Olivia DeJonge

    Caitlin Atwater

    8 Episodes

  6. Patrick Schwarzenegger as Todd Peterson

    Patrick Schwarzenegger

    Todd Peterson

    8 Episodes

  7. Sophie Turner as Margaret Ratliff

    Sophie Turner

    Margaret Ratliff

    8 Episodes

  8. Odessa Young as Martha Ratliff

    Odessa Young

    Martha Ratliff

    8 Episodes

  9. Rosemarie DeWitt as Candace Zamperini

    Rosemarie DeWitt

    Candace Zamperini

    8 Episodes

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Last Season


2022 • 8 Episodes

Season 1 of The Staircase premiered on May 4, 2022.

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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