December 8th, 2013

PREVIEW and Join the Conversation — CNN Films: An Unreal Dream debuts tonight at 9:00pm Eastern

Join the social media conversation on Twitter by using the hashtag #AnUnrealDream

CNN Films: An Unreal Dream – The Michael Morton Story is the harrowing true tale of a many accused and convicted of the brutal murder of his wife in front of their three-year-old son.  Morton spent nearly 25 years in the Texas penal system, before being exonerated by a team of lawyers associated with The Innocence Project.

CNN’s Chris Cuomo interviewed Michael Morton for New Day.  In this preview, Morton describes his ordeal, his pathway to exoneration, and his current mission to help others who are wrongfully accused.

During tonight’s telecast, viewers can share their thoughts about the film, and ask questions about the Morton case and other Innocence Project cases via Twitter, by using the hashtag #AnUnrealDream.  CNN Films, the filmmakers, attorney Barry Scheck (co-director of The Innocence Project), and others associated with this case and the broader issues it represents, will offer behind-the-scenes commentary and respond to users’ questions about the film and about The Innocence Project.

CNN Films: An Unreal Dream – The Michael Morton Story debuts TONIGHT at 9:00pm, 12:00am,

and 3:00am on CNN.  All times Eastern.