• Season 1 Episode 1
  • Pilot

  • Airdate:09.25.2014.

JUST HOW FAR WILL ANNALISE'S STUDENTS GO TO IMPRESS HER?  

Annalise Keating is a tough as nails Criminal Law Professor and when Wes Gibbins starts his first day at Middleton University, he has no clue what he's walking into. In her class, "How to Get Away with Murder," Annalise challenges her students to solve some of the most difficult criminal cases that her law firm takes on, and in the end, she selects a group of the smartest, most promising students to come work for her. The competition is on and the students will stop at nothing to make sure they get to the head of her class. While Annalise seems to have it all together, we soon learn that her clients' secrets aren't the only ones she's keeping. Meanwhile, in flash-forwards, we learn that the price of impressing Annalise might just be too much for some, when a group of four students, Wes, Connor Walsh, Michaela Pratt and Laurel Castillo get involved in their own murder mystery cover up.

series regulars:

    Viola Davis as Professor Annalise Keating
    Billy Brown as Detective Nate Lahey
    Alfred Enoch as Wes Gibbins
    Jack Falahee as Connor Walsh
    Katie Findlay as Rebecca Dixon
    Aja Naomi King as Michaela Pratt
    Matt McGorry as Asher Millstone
    Karla Souza as Laurel Castillo
    Charlie Weber as Frank Delfino
    Liza Weil as Bonnie Winterbottom

guest cast:

    Tom Verica as Sam Keating
    Lenny Platt as Griffin O'reilly, Micahel Gaston as Prosecuter Henry Williams
    Conrad Ricamora as Oliver
    Suzanne Savoy as Judge Kathy Powell
    Andrea Syglowski as Gina Sadowski
    Megan West as Lila Stangard

written by:

Pete Nowalk

directed by:

Michael Offer