Here's how season 2 of the Dirty John: The Betty Broderick Story cast, including Christian Slater and Amanda Peet, compares to the real people that inspired them. },false) You may remember Keller from her role as Syd Barrett in 'Legion (2017-2019), as Jean in 'In the Shadow of the Moon' (2019) and as Simone Gerhardt in Fargo (2014). Betty was interview by Oprah Winfrey in 1992 and the highly acclaimed host had deemed Betty's experience as "one of America's messiest divorces". if(document.querySelector("#adunit")){ She was part of the off-Broadway revival of Clifford Odets' 'Awake and Sing', and in 1995, she played the guest-starring role of Leslie Harlan in 'Law & Order' (1990). The following week, starting June 9, 2020, the episodes will air at 10 pm ET. The series has a starry cast for its second installment of gripping relationships, so let's meet the cast portraying "one of America's messiest divorces" in 'Dirty John: The Betty Broderick Story'. That was her sales pitch and Dan was a very interested buyer," Betty wrote. Betty Broderick’s four children are split when it comes to their mother. ga('ads.send', { ga('ads.send', { Betty shared her thoughts about Linda in her memoir. Peet is an actress who studied at Columbia University. The Canadian actress is also acclaimed for her role as Elizabeth Berkley in 'The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story' and as Robin / Margot in 'Once Upon a Time' (2017-2018. The Robot' (2015). Not to mention, that same year the actress was voted as one of the "50 Most Beautiful People in the World by  People Magazine", according to her IMDb page. Amanda Peet stars as Betty, while her husband is played by Christian Slater. Notifications can be turned off anytime from browser settings, The series has a star-studded cast for its second installment of gripping relationships. window.googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotOnload', function(event) { )The synopsis of the season reads, "Betty Broderick (Amanda Peet) was the perfect Southern California blonde wife and mother. eventCategory: event.slot.getSlotElementId(), Slater is now married to Brittany Lopez since 2013 and the couple shares a daughter together. After years of sacrifice and suffering, while supporting Dan through both medical and law school until he exploded into the San Diego legal community as a superstar, Betty is finally enjoying the fruits of their labors. In November, both Linda and Dan were murdered by Betty. However, as with the first season of Dirty John, series creator Alexandra Fuller was more interested in capturing the main characters' psychology than copying their appearances. document.querySelector("#ads").addEventListener('click',function(){ "Dan never once wavered from his goal of making me his wife. For this dramatization of the case and details, Betty Broderick is portrayed by Amanda Peet.Peet is known for her roles in 2012, A Lot Like Love and The Whole Nine Yards. She was just really interested in the psychological portrait, and that was really inspiring to me," Peet, who plays Betty, tells OprahMag.com. https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/02/entertainment/betty-broderick-story/index.html "She thought it was worth giving a deeper picture of how this suburban housewife became a raging murderer.". Her debut on the big screen also happened in 1995 with her role as Debbie in 'Animal Room'. 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