• Netflix's The Innocent Isn't Based on a True Story, but Its Inspiration Is Still a Wild Ride

    13 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    It didn't take long for me to get hooked on Netflix's latest series, The Innocent. The eight-episode thriller sees Mateo Vidal get swept up in a mystery that could tear his life apart, nine years after he was sent to prison for the accidental killing of a man in a bar fight. Both in tone and narrative, at times The Innocent gives off strong The Serpent vibes, leading many to wonder if it is also based on a true story. Unlike the other Netflix hit, which dramatized the murders of French serial killer Charles Sobhraj , The Innocent is an adaptation of the Harlan Coben mystery novel of the...
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