“The Crowded Room” premiered on Apple TV+ on June 9 with a bevy of suspects, making it an excellent on-screen investigation.
The action-packed crime thriller miniseries is based on the true tale of Billy Milligan, a man with dissociative identity disorder. The film revolves on Danny Sullivan (Tom Holland), who was detained following his participation in a shooting at Rockefeller Center in 1979.
Danny’s life is explored through a series of interviews done by Rya Goodwin (Amanda Seyfried). Danny confronts his crucial experiences and inner struggle via the lens of his past, culminating to a revolutionary discovery. The interviews with Rya Goodwin expose the bleak timeline of events that led up to the ultimate crime.
Tom Holland as Danny Sullivan
Tom Holland is playing Danny Sullivan in The Crowded Room, his debut as the lead in a TV project and his debut as the lead in a film. He previously played Gregory Cromwell in Wolf Hall and is an executive producer in the Apple TV + series.
Amanda Seyfried as Rya
Rya played by Amanda Seyfried is an interrogator in charge of the case. When the police are just interested in closing the case without further inquiry, Rya, the case’s interrogator, can be a great asset because of her desire to learn the truth.
Seyfried is an award-winning actress who has starred in a variety of projects, including Mamma Mia and Mean Girls. She was nominated for an Academy Award for playing Elizabeth Holmes in The Dropout and Marion Davies in David Fincher’s Mank.
Emmy Rossum as Candy
Candy is Danny’s mother and tries to help him navigate his disorder, but falls for a violent man who inflicts trauma on Danny. Rossum is also known for playing Fiona Gallagher in Shameless and Holland’s mother in The Crowded Room.
Will Chase as Marlin Reid
Will Chase plays Marlin Reid, Danny’s abusive stepfather, the second time Chase has tackled a controlling parent onscreen. Chase also starred in other mainstream TV projects.
Lior Raz as Yitzak
Here’s all you need to know to make sure you don’t miss out on future episodes.
Where to Watch
The Crowded Room is available on Apple TV+, with monthly subscriptions starting at $7 after a weeklong free trial. With a membership, you can stream full episodes upon their release via Apple TV+’s website or app.
Time to Watch
The first three episodes of The Crowded Room aired on June 9, and the next seven episodes air one at a time every other Friday through July 28.
See the full list of episodes and their release dates below.
Episode 1, “Exodus” — June 9 WATCH NOW
Episode 2, “Sanctuary” — June 9 WATCH NOW
Episode 3, “Murder” — June 9 WATCH NOW
Episode 4, “London” — June 16
Episode 5, (TBA) — June 23
Episode 6, (TBA) — June 30
Episode 7, (TBA) — July 7
Episode 8, (TBA) — July 14
Episode 9, (TBA) — July 21
Episode 10, (TBA) — July 28