How to Get Away with Murder

Character: Annalise Keating

Created by: Peter Nowalk

Directed by: Various

Written by: Various

Produced by: Scott Collins, Tracy Bellomo, Viola Davis, Shonda Rhimes (executive producer)

Cast Members: Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee, Katie Findlay, Aja Naomi King, Matt McGorry, Karla Souza, Charlie Weber, Liza Weil, Conrad Ricamora, Rome Flynn, Amirah Vann, Timothy Hutton

Released date: September 25, 2014

Episode(s) Number: Appeared in all episodes

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Duration: 43 min

Annalise Keating, a brilliant, charismatic and seductive professor of defense law, teaches a class called How to Get Away With Murder. Annalise, also a criminal defense attorney, selects a group of students -- the best and the brightest -- to assist with cases at her firm alongside her employees, the trustworthy and discreet Frank Delfino and Bonnie Winterbottom, an associate attorney. Mysteries arise that test everyone's limits and reveal dark truths.

Taglines

→ Murder is back in session

Trivia

♦ The iconic scene where Annalise Keating is wiping off her make up and removing her wig was Viola Davis’s idea.
♦ Viola Davis became the first African-American woman to receive an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series because of her work on this show. She won in that category in 2015.
♦ Viola Davis intentionally gave Annalise a heavy walk, as she didn’t believe the character would walk well in heels.

Script developed by Never Enough Design