Kaitlyn Dever hopes her new true-crime series alters perceptions about sexual assault survivors.
Unbelievable is a confronting portrayal of the real-life case detailed in the 2016 podcast Anatomy of Doubt.
Drawn directly from the source material, it explores what happens when police get things right — and gravely wrong — when investigating rape cases.
"What I took away from the experience is that everyone reacts to trauma differently," says Dever. "With these kinds of [sexual assault] investigations, we have to change the way we view survivors and listen to them."
Dever plays Marie Adler, an 18-year-old in Washington State who