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Ben Stiller On ‘Escape At Dannemora’ Jabs From Jailed Woman Who Allegedly Bedded & Abetted Escaped Prisoners: Q&A

Ben Stiller On ‘Escape At Dannemora’ Jabs From Jailed Woman Who Allegedly Bedded & Abetted Escaped Prisoners: Q&A

Exclusive: [Spoilers Ahead!] Showtime’s Golden Globe-nominated limited series Escape At Dannemora draws nearer to a close, as prisoners David Sweat (Paul Dano) and Richard Matt (Benicio Del Toro) get closer to escape while Joyce “Tilly” Mitchell (Patricia Arquette) wavers on her role in their crime. The episode lifted the veil on who the three of them really are, and it is not pretty. In fact, it is shocking and the only decision for viewers is to decide which one of them is more despicable. The series has drawn praise, but director and executive producer Ben Stiller awoke to find that the real Mitchell attacked him and the series from behind bars. In a front page jailhouse interview with the New York Post — the tabloid that several years ago coined her ‘Shawskank’ for allegedly helping the two prisoners escape after having sex with them and planning to bump off her prison employee

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