Season 2 of Soiled John will do extra than simply dive into the stunning homicide and trial of Betty. It’ll additionally comply with the previous couple’s love story, from once they met to Betty’s unraveling, finally connecting the dots that led to the double homicide.
“She went from residing with their mother and father to residing as somebody’s spouse,” Amanda Peet, who performs Betty within the present, informed Every day Information. “She didn’t have any identification outdoors of that.”
Betty and Daniel met on the College of Notre Dame, and whereas her husband pursued his authorized levels, Betty was the only real caretaker of the house, working what part-time jobs she might to supply for her household whereas single-handedly elevating her youngsters.
“Every part was designed to contribute to his success,” creator and showrunner Alexandra Cunningham informed the outlet. “They climbed that mountain collectively they usually made these sacrifices collectively, after which immediately they acquired to the highest of the mountain and Dan determined he needed one thing else.”
After finishing his levels, Daniel opened a regulation follow and employed 21-year-old Linda Kolkena as his authorized assistant, a lot to the distaste of Betty. This was what finally drove their marriage aside.