A reimagined version of the character first created by novelist Erle Stanley Gardner, the 1931-set period drama stars “The Americans” alum Matthew Rhys as defense attorney Perry Mason “at a time in his life when he is living check-to-check as a low-rent private investigator. Mason is haunted by his wartime experiences in France and is suffering the effects of a broken marriage.”
“Orphan Black” star Tatiana Maslany and John Lithgow also star in the new series from showrunners Ron Fitzgerald and Rolin Jones.
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