How to Get Away with Murder – American Drama Series
Characters of How to Get Away with Murder
- Viola Davis as Annalise Keating
- Billy Brown as Nate Lahey
- Alfred Enoch as Wes Gibbins
- Jack Falahee as Connor Walsh
- Katie Findlay as Rebecca Sutter
- 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
- Conrad Ricamora as Oliver Hampton
- Rome Flynn as Gabriel Maddox
Plot of How to Get Away with Murder Season 1
- Episodes 1-8:
A tough criminal law professor challenges her brightest students to solve thorny cases, but five scholars soon learn the high price of impressing her. Annalise challenges her students to prove the innocence of an eccentric millionaire suspected of his wife’s murder; Wes may be harboring secrets. Annalise and her students dig up a shocking truth when the head of a brokerage firm is arrested for insider trading; Wes discovers an unsettling clue.
Annalise represents a minor who shot his police officer father; Annalise and Sam argue over Lila; Wes and Rebecca question Annalise’s motives. A case gets personal for Annalise and the team when their client is a man sentenced to death by Asher’s father; Frank tries to find Rebecca. The team represents a woman on trial for killing her nanny; a shocking discovery in Lila’s case tests loyalties; more is revealed about Sam and Lila.
- Episodes 9-15:
On the evening of the bonfire, future flashes finally sync with the present, and the exact circumstances of Sam’s death are finally revealed. As the team helps Annalise search for Sam, it is unclear how much Annalise really knows; a surprise visitor makes things harder on the students. As school resumes after winter break, the campus is abuzz over Sam’s disappearance; while Hannah probes, Annalise takes on a client who is in the mob.
A shocking discovery in Sam’s case changes everything for Annalise and the team; the students find themselves on a tricky case that involves the mob. Wracked with guilt, Annalise turns to an unlikely source for help. A priest is accused of killing another man of the cloth; suspicion grows between Wes and Rebecca; the pieces of Lila’s murder start to fit together. Wes, Michaela, Connor and Laurel find themselves caught in a bind before the truth about Lila’s death can be brought to light.