"Defending Jacob" is an American crime drama streaming television series directed by Morten Tyldum and Mark Bomback.
The starring cast includes Chris Evans, Michelle Dockery, Jaeden Martell, Cherry Jones, Pablo Schreiber, Betty Gabriel, Sakina Jaffrey, Daniel Henshall, Ben Taylor, Jordan Alexa Davis and others.

Here are "Defending Jacob" TV series trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Defending Jacob TV series?

Apple TV on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 released the trailer for "Defending Jacob" you can watch here:
Defending Jacob - Official Trailer | Apple TV+.

Plot summary

What is Defending Jacob TV series plot?

Here is a short review of "Defending Jacob" TV series plot summary.

Defending Jacob (Jaeden Martell) tells the story of a family dealing with the accusation that their 14-year-old son may be a murderer.


Who plays who in the Defending Jacob TV series?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Defending Jacob" TV series. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Chris Evans  as Andy Barber
Michelle Dockery  as Laurie Barber
Jaeden Martell  as Jacob Barber
Cherry Jones  as Joanna Klein
Pablo Schreiber  as Neal Loguidice
Betty Gabriel  as Pam Duffy
Sakina Jaffrey  as Lynn Canavan
Daniel Henshall  as Leonard Patz
Ben Taylor  as Derek Yoo
Jordan Alexa Davis  as Sarah Grohl
Megan Byrne  as Joan Rifkin
Patrick Fischler  as Dan Rifkin
Poorna Jagannathan  as Elizabeth Vogel
William Xifaras  as Father James O'Leary
J. K. Simmons  as William "Bloody Billy" Barber
Evan Risser  as Young Andy Barber (flashbacks)
Tamara Hickey  as Toby
Hale Lytle  as Matt McGrath
Maria Elena Ramirez  as Cara
Ted Arcidi  as Kingston
Liam Kilbreth  as Ben Rifkin
Shawn Fitzgibbon  as Detective Peterson
Devon Diep  as Reiko
Cheryl McMahon  as Mrs. Mandel
Daryl Edwards  as Judge French
Therese Plaehn  as Lita McGrath
Myra Lucretia Taylor  as Judge Rivera
Marilyn Busch  as Court Clerk
Berlis Cuevas  as Bailiff
Frankie Francois  as Sienna
Michele Proude  as Court Clerk
Odis Spencer  as Principal
Carrie Ann Quinn  as Kathleen
Aaron Andrade  as Mr. Fuller
Audrey Wasilewski  as Jeanine
Raymond Alongi  as Park Ranger
Stephanie Bisono  as Nurse
Mariko Kanto  as Waitress
Phoenix Curcuru  as Phoebe
Rebekah Curtis  as Cashier
Jim Boyd  as Reporter at Courthouse
Jessi Case  as Hope Connors
Caralyn Aufiero  as Waitress
Shannon Ashe  as Christine
Ken Cheeseman  as Rod Renborg
Chelsea Hueter  as Reporter
Michael Jibrin  as Detective Freeman
Hannah Yun  as Dina Yoo
Alfred Briere  as Molloy
Sarah McLean  as Female Officer
Gene Dante  as Ian
Addison Oken  as Girl
Kallie Tabor  as Kirsten
Mai Delapa  as Katie
Rena Maliszewski  as Karen Carlson
Damon Singletary  as Bartender
Daniel Washington  as Officer at Trailhead
Michael Tow  as Reporter
Rebecca Gibel  as Wendy
Michelle Violette  as Paula Gianetto
Sam Zephir  as Officer #1
Gary Kirby  as Older Man
Collin Knight  as Police Officer
Ian Lyons  as Burt Knox
Melissa McMeekin  as Roxanne
Angela Hope Smith  as Molloy's Counsel
Tom Mariano  as Walpole Prison Guard
Solomon Martinez  as Courtroom Attendee
Austin J. Ryan  as Lacrosse Kid


What are Defending Jacob filming details?

"Defending Jacob" series are produced by Mimir Films, Mark Bomback Productions, Paramount Television Studios and Anonymous Content.

The average duration of each episode is 45 - 53 minutes. Country of origin: United States. Original language: English.


What are critics and audiences saying about Defending Jacob TV series?

"Defending Jacob" TV series got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 7.9/10.

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