David Schwimmer will play Robert Kardashian, O.J. Simpson’s (Cuba Gooding Jr.) attorney and the only person he can turn to, on the first season of Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson.
The project is based on the book The Run of His Life: The People v. O.J. Simpson and focuses on the infamous Simpson trial from the lawyer’s perspective. It explores the backroom dealings and maneuvering of the lawyers on both sides of the case lead the jury to have reasonable doubt. Kardashian (Schwimmer) and prosecutor Marcia Clark (Sarah Paulson) playing the lawyers trying to navigate the biggest case of their careers.