Hulu’s The Girl From Plainville Cast Re-enacts A Real-Life Tragedy

See Elle Fanning’s transformation into convicted criminal Michelle Carter.

Hulu’s The Girl From Plainville Cast vs Their Counterparts From The Real-Life Tragedy. Photo via Ste...
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Hulu’s latest series based on a true story is The Girl From Plainville, which recounts the events leading up to 17-year-old Conrad Roy's 2014 death in Fairhaven, Massachusetts, as well as his girlfriend Michelle Carter’s trial and conviction for involuntary manslaughter.