Defending Jacob: Chris Evans’ thriller released on DVD

Defend Jacob, the character-driven Apple TV + thriller starring Chris Evans and Michelle Dockery, is released on DVD with exclusive bonus content.

When the series premiered in April 2020 amid a mostly nationwide lockdown, it became the most-watched series premiere for the streamer. After all, this series stars Captain America himself! Plus you also had people staying at home with nowhere they could really go. Even though Chris Evans, Michelle Dockery, and Jaeden Martell were praised for their performances, they didn’t get any Emmy nominations. The series won two nominations: Best Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie and Best Original Music for the main title theme. It really indicates how much content exists.

While Apple TV + may offer the best picture for all eight episodes, the three-disc DVD box set also offers exclusive bonus content that you can’t get anywhere else. By the way, the successful limited series will also be available on Blu-ray via make-on-demand.

Series creator Mark Bomback adapts the series from the novel written by William Landay.


The limited drama series is set around a shocking crime that rocked a small town in Massachusetts and a family in particular, forcing Assistant District Attorney Andrew “Andy” Barber (Chris Evans) to choose between his sworn duty to uphold the law. justice and his unconditional love. for his son, Jacob (Jaeden Martell).

Bonus features

  • Deconstruct Defend Jacob
  • Craft character Defend Jacob
  • Deleted scenes

DIRECTOR: Morten Tyldum
EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS: Morten Tyldum, Mark Bomback, Chris Evans, Rosalie Swedlin, Adam Shulman
DISTRIBUTION: Chris Evans, Michelle Dockery, Jaeden Martell, Cherry Jones, Pablo Schreiber, Betty Gabriel, Sakina Jaffrey and JK Simmons

Defending Jacob is now available on DVD from Paramount Home Entertainment.