In 2005, college student Ryan Ferguson was sentenced to prison for killing Kent Heitholt, a popular sports editor at Missouri’s Columbia Daily Tribune. Now that the witnesses who provided pivotal testimony have come clean about lying under oath, Jenks is taking a crucial look at the judicial system to see what he can uncover. “We are the same age, we look alike, we both love basketball — I feel like Ryan Ferguson and I grew up in the same house,” he told Deadline. “I am going behind bars to really understand Ryan and what happened to him.” Jenks has been updating his Twitter account with the latest info on the doc, and it seems like he’s in the thick of it.
+ What do you think about Jenks’ new film? Sounds like a thriller!
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