Monthly Archives: February 2019

Oxygen ‘Murder For Hire’ True Crime TV Show: Take a First Look

Is Dick Wolf bored? Does he have too much time on his hands? What other explanation could there be for the veteran producer to have developed yet another TV series in the form of Oxygen’s true crime Murder for Hire, which premieres on April 7.

The network describes the show as follows: “The series gives an exclusive look into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing some of the most fascinating murder for hire cases ever caught on tape.  In an alarming trend, investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the country, and those attempting shockingly include: housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the show explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can go wrong and the emotions surrounding the reveal when an intended victim discovers a hit has been taken on their life. Each

Read more at: https://www.intouchweekly.com/posts/oxygen-murder-for-hire-true-crime/

Oxygen preps Dick Wolf’s “Murder for Hire”

True crime net Oxygen Media is prepping an investigative true crime series from executive producer Dick Wolf that will look at the dark world of contract killings.

Each standalone episode of Murder for Hire will feature a different case of undercover agents during a real-life sting and investigation operation as they attempt to catch the perpetrator and prevent a murder. The show explores how seemingly good relations can turn sour and the emotion surrounding an intended victim when they discover a hit has been taken on their life.

Murder for Hire debuts April 7 at 7 p.m. ET/PT on Oxygen.

The series is produced by Wolf Reality, Shed Media, a division of Warner Bros. Unscripted Alternative Television, and Green Lakes Production Dick Wolf, Tom Thayer, Pamela HealeyDan Peirson and Adam Kassen serving as executive producers.

“Some of the most horrifying crimes are crimes of passion and money, and we are the first

Read more at: http://realscreen.com/2019/02/28/oxygen-preps-dick-wolfs-murder-for-hire/

The 25 most influential people in New Jersey


The 25 most influential New Jersey residents

via GIPHY

Who’s got the power?

There are any number of words you can use to describe the ability that people have to affect change in the world. There are also any number of ways to measure who wields more of that ability than others.

NJ Advance Media considered relevance in social, political and cultural realms, as well as an “X Factor” to acknowledge the inherently subjective nature of such a ranking, to develop a scorecard that we used to compile a list of the top 25 most influential New Jersey residents.

Check out the last slide for details on how we calculated an individual’s “influence score,” a measurement that encompasses everything from social media following to whether or not someone holds elected office.

25. Ibtihaj Muhammad, Fencer

Influence score: 25

Why she matters: The 30-year-old New Jerseyan

Read more at: https://www.nj.com/entertainment/2016/06/the_25_most_influential_people_in_new_jersey.html

Oxygen Sets New Dick Wolf True Crime Series ‘Murder For Hire’ For April Premiere

Oxygen has set Murder For Hire, the latest true crime series from Dick Wolf, for an April 7 premiere.

From executive producer Dick Wolf and Shed Media, the series gives an exclusive look into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing some of the most fascinating murder for hire cases. Investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the country, and those attempting shockingly include: housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the show explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can go wrong and the emotions surrounding the reveal when an intended victim discovers a hit has been taken on their life. Each standalone episode will feature a different case of undercover agents immersing the viewer into the real life sting and investigation as they attempt to catch the perpetrator and ultimately prevent

Read more at: https://deadline.com/2019/02/oxygen-sets-new-dick-wolf-true-crime-series-murder-for-hire-april-premiere-1202566596/

Oxygen Media Uncovers MURDER FOR HIRE From Executive Producer Dick Wolf

Oxygen Media Uncovers MURDER FOR HIRE From Executive Producer Dick Wolf

Oxygen Media, the destination for high-quality crime programming, premieres the new original series “Murder for Hire,”debuting Sunday, April 7 at 7pm ET/PT. From Executive Producer Dick WOLF and Shed Media, the series gives an exclusive look into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing some of the most fascinating murder for hire cases ever caught on tape. In an alarming trend, investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the country, and those attempting shockingly include: housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the show explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can go wrong and the emotions surrounding the reveal when an intended victim discovers a hit has been taken on their life. Each standalone episode will feature a different

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Oxygen-Media-Uncovers-MURDER-FOR-HIRE-From-Executive-Producer-Dick-Wolf-20190227

‘Murder for Hire’ Will Be Your New True-Crime Obsession — Watch the Trailer (Exclusive) | Entertainment Tonight

True crime just got more chilling.

Oxygen, the destination for crime programming, is bringing you a new, binge-worthy obsession in the form of Murder for Hire. Each week, the docuseries will dive deep into chilling stories of contract killing. The episodes combine hidden camera footage, emotional witness testimony and behind-the-scenes accounts of sting operations, staged killings and traps to catch would-be accomplices to share the too-crazy-to-believe real stories behind “hired hits.”

From housewives to wealthy bankers, military officers to grandmothers and scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the series promises to explore how seemingly great relationships can go wrong. Each standalone episode will unravel a different case, with undercover agents walking viewers through real-life stings and investigations as they work to prevent a murder.

Check out the trailer here:

“Some of the most horrifying crimes are crimes of passion and money, and we are the first to explore in depth the motives and tactics used in

Read more at: https://www.etonline.com/murder-for-hire-will-be-your-new-true-crime-obsession-watch-the-trailer-exclusive-120588

‘Murder for Hire’ Will Be Your New True-Crime Obsession — Watch the Trailer (Exclusive)


True crime just got more chilling.

Oxygen, the destination for crime programming, is bringing you a new, binge-worthy obsession in the form of Murder for Hire. Each week, the docuseries will dive deep into chilling stories of contract killing. The episodes combine hidden camera footage, emotional witness testimony and behind-the-scenes accounts of sting operations, staged killings and traps to catch would-be accomplices to share the too-crazy-to-believe real stories behind “hired hits.”

Read more at: https://www.click2houston.com/entertainment-tonight/039murder-for-hire039-will-be-your-new-truecrime-obsession-watch-the-trailer-exclusive

‘Murder for Hire’ Will Be Your New True-Crime Obsession — Watch the Trailer (Exclusive)

True crime just got more chilling.

Oxygen, the destination for crime programming, is bringing you a new, binge-worthy obsession in the form of Murder for Hire. Each week, the docuseries will dive deep into chilling stories of contract killing. The episodes combine hidden camera footage, emotional witness testimony and behind-the-scenes accounts of sting operations, staged killings and traps to catch would-be accomplices to share the too-crazy-to-believe real stories behind “hired hits.”

From housewives to wealthy bankers, military officers to grandmothers and scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the series promises to explore how seemingly great relationships can go wrong. Each standalone episode will unravel a different case, with undercover agents walking viewers through real-life stings and investigations as they work to prevent a murder.

Check out the trailer here:

“Some of the most horrifying crimes are crimes of passion and money, and we are the first to explore in depth the motives and tactics used in

Read more at: https://www.etonline.com/murder-for-hire-will-be-your-new-true-crime-obsession-watch-the-trailer-exclusive-120588

Cable Channel to Roll Out Its Third Dick Wolf Series

Dick Wolf isn’t just keeping NBC supplied with TV programming, the prolific producer behind NBC’s “Chicago” drama franchise has also been busy pipelining true crime programming to Oxygen Media.

Oxygen announced its rollout plans today for its third Dick Wolf program, “Murder for Hire,” which will premiere Sunday, April 7, at 7 p.m. ET/PT. The series follows Oxygen’s Dick Wolf series “Cold Justice” and “Criminal Confessions.”

The program comes from executive producer Wolf and Shed Media.

Oxygen says the series “gives an exclusive look into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing some of the most fascinating murder for hire cases ever caught on tape. In an alarming trend, investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the country, and those attempting shockingly include: housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the show explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can

Read more at: https://www.tvweek.com/tvbizwire/2019/02/cable-channel-to-roll-out-its-third-dick-wolf-series/

Oxygen Sets New Dick Wolf True Crime Series ‘Murder For Hire’ For April Premiere

Oxygen has set Murder For Hire, the latest true crime series from Dick Wolf, for an April 7 premiere.

From executive producer Dick Wolf and Shed Media, the series gives an exclusive look into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing some of the most fascinating murder for hire cases. Investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the country, and those attempting shockingly include: housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, the show explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can go wrong and the emotions surrounding the reveal when an intended victim discovers a hit has been taken on their life. Each standalone episode will feature a different case of undercover agents immersing the viewer into the real life sting and investigation as they attempt to catch the perpetrator and ultimately prevent

Read more at: https://deadline.com/2019/02/oxygen-sets-new-dick-wolf-true-crime-series-murder-for-hire-april-premiere-1202566596/