Starz, a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), announced today that the new unscripted six-part series “Warriors of Liberty City” will premiere on Sunday, September 16, 2018, at 8:00 PM ET/PT. This perceptive documentary series is created by PGA award-winning director and producer Evan Rosenfeld (“Vice World of Sports,” ESPN’s “30 for 30” series “The U” and “Broke”), and it is executive produced by LeBron James and Maverick Carter’s SpringHill Entertainment and Shed Media, a division of Warner Bros. Unscripted Alternative Television.
“Warriors of Liberty City” explores Liberty City, a crime-ridden neighborhood in Miami, Florida, that is arguably the NFL’s largest, most successful football factory. The series follows a season with the Liberty City Warriors, a youth football program founded by an unlikely mentor: hip-hop pioneer LUTHER Campbell, better known as “Uncle Luke.” Before Liberty
“Serial Killer With Piers Morgan” (7 p.m., Oxygen): The British journalist hosts this new series takes viewers into maximum-security prisons to explores the minds of the most depraved serial killers. Having never spoken on camera about their crimes until now, each chilling hour centers around Piers’ up-close-and-personal interviews with a killer.
“Bug Juice: My Adventures at Camp” (7:30 p.m., Disney Channel): This unscripted, kid-centric reality series chronicles the outdoor fun, team activities, new friendships and the experience of being away from home for guests at Camp Waziyatah in Maine.
“The Bachelorette” (8 p.m., ABC): Becca’s challenging journey to find love has not been an easy one: Emotions have run high, honesty has been called into question and hearts have been broken. After a tropical trip to The Bahamas, she returns to more uncharted territories: the four hometowns of Blake, Colton, Garrett and Jason. Are all of these men
For the family of Lisa Ann Millican, it seems the fight will never end.
They fought to keep her killer from coming up for parole — that battle was lost in the courts, and Judith Ann Neeley had a parole hearing in May.
They fought to keep her behind bars, collecting names on petitions and asking for letters in opposition. They won that battle; Neelley remains in Julia Tutwiler Prison.
Now they are fighting against a TV show seeking to re-enact the 1982 crime.
The show proposed by the Oxygen network would be the third true show to re-enact what happened to Lisa — without any say from the family, unless they choose to be interviewed.
“Families of crime victims already have to deal with the fact that they couldn’t protect their family member in life,” said Cassie Millican, wife of Lisa’s brother Calvin and spokesperson for the family. “We can’t protect them in death either.
There’s no question that the television industry is competitive, and it can be hard for a small prodco to break through the noise and find its niche. In ‘Small Companies, Big Ideas’, realscreen chats with some indie prodcos who’ve innovated and thrived, showing the unscripted world that sometimes the best things come in small packages.
Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, presents a new two-hour special that revisits one of the most nefarious serial killers of all time – Ted Bundy. “Snapped Notorious: Ted Bundy,” premiering on Sunday, July 15 at 6pm ET/PT, will not only peek into the dark mind of this prolific killer, but also take a fresh look at the crimes he committed through the eyes of those who knew him intimately. For a sneak peek, please visit here!
Described by his own defense attorney as the “very definition of heartless evil,” Ted Bundy is considered to be one of the most dangerous serial killers of all time, as his murder spree of at least 36 young women stretched across six states during a five year span. The popular narrative is that Bundy’s charm, good
OXYGEN MEDIA PREMIERES “SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TED BUNDY” ON SUNDAY, JULY 15th AT 6PM ET/PT
New York, NY – July 9, 2018 – Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, presents a new two-hour special that revisits one of the most nefarious serial killers of all time – Ted Bundy. “Snapped Notorious: Ted Bundy,” premiering on Sunday, July 15 at 6pm ET/PT, will not only peek into the dark mind of this prolific killer, but also take a fresh look at the crimes he committed through the eyes of those who knew him intimately. For a sneak peek, please visit: https://www.oxygen.com/snapped/season-99/videos/snapped-notorious-ted-bundy-airs-sunday-july-15th
Described by his own defense attorney as the “very definition of heartless evil,” Ted Bundy is considered to be one of the most dangerous serial killers of all time, as his murder spree of
“The Bachelorette” (8 p.m., ABC): Traveling to the tropical paradise of The Bahamas, Becca focuses on her most important decision to date: Which four of the remaining six men will receive hometown dates? Four roses will be handed out this week on three one-on-one dates and one group date. There will not be a rose ceremony. Those four lucky men will bring Becca home with them to meet their families.
“American Ninja Warrior” (8 p.m., NBC): Minneapolis hosts the next city qualifying round. Competitors will attempt to conquer six obstacles including two new challenges “Double Twister” and “Diamond Dash.” Nina veterans making their return include Meagan Martin, Joe Moravsky, Lance Pekus, Maggi Thorne and Sarah Schoback
“Salvation” (10 p.m., CBS): Loyalties are tested when Grace is asked to lie under
The only thing America loves more than a high profile crime is a TV show that takes us behind the scenes. There’s just something about seeing puzzles pieced together like we’re a part of the game. If that kind of thing gets you hyped up, add tear-jerking confessionals, and Oxygen’s newest true crime drama, The Price of Duty, delivers just that.
But, no one ever things of the true price survivors on both sides of the systems have to pay when cases unfold in front of the world. The Price of Duty follows four detectives as they painfully relive their most haunting cases. With that said, here’s five things we learned from the first four episodes of this season.
Detectives Sometimes Form Bonds with Victim Families
The thing that makes The Price of Duty stand apart is the personal connection it makes to the main detectives of each case. In episode
Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, will debut “Serial Killer with Piers Morgan,” hosted and executive produced by renown journalist Piers Morgan, beginning with two episodes Monday, July 16 at 7PM ET/PT and Monday, July 23 at 7PM ET/PT. With unprecedented access to maximum security prisons, “Serial Killer with Piers Morgan” explores the minds of the most depraved serial killers for the first time. Having never spoken on camera about their crimes until now, each chilling hour centers around Piers’ up close and personal interviews with a killer.
Piers delves into the minds of killers who haunted communities for decades and attempts to discover what drove them to murder. He also meets with victims’ families and law enforcement to understand how the actions of these men wreaked havoc across America as police raced against