Netflix's new eight-episode series Unbelievable tells the real-life story of an 18-year-old Washington woman named Marie (played by Kaitlyn Dever), who was bound and gagged in her Lynwood apartment by a perpetrator, then raped as he took photographs of her.
Sep 17, 2020
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Where is Marie Adler today?
The real Marie currently works as a long-haul truck driver. "She drives an 18-wheeler across the country. She and I speak fairly often. And it seems like every time I talk to her she's in a different state. She is strong.
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Is Marc O'Leary still in jail?
He is serving a concurrent sentences from Washington state for the two rapes there, of 28 1/2 years, there of 40 years.
Did Marie from Unbelievable get a settlement?
As we see at Unbelievable's conclusion, Marie's record is expunged, she receives a settlement from the city for $150,000, and she leaves the state. All of that is true to real life. She has since gone on to get married and have two children. She got a commercial driver's license and took a job as a long-haul trucker.
What killer is Unbelievable based on?
The assailant's real name is Marc O'Leary, and he is serving a life sentence. In "Unbelievable," the rapist is called Chris McCarthy (played by Blake Ellis). The real-life attacker, Marc O'Leary, was sentenced to 327.5 years in prison by the state of Colorado for his attacks throughout the state.
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