Fox has picked up unscripted Dick Wolf series First Responders Live. Josh Elliott, formerly of CBS News, will host. The show offers a live look at first responders as they answer emergency calls across the country. First Responders Live premieres Wednesday, June 12.
The show “will provide a raw, in-depth look at the brave American heroes, including firefighters, police officers, EMS technicians and first responders, who put their own lives on the line as they race into danger to save others,” said Fox.
First Responders Live will embed cameras in multiple cities across the country to document “a night in the life of these units.”
“I am thrilled to work with the legendary Dick Wolf on a show that will give
Murder For Hire is Dick Wolf’s third true crime program for Oxygen, taking viewers inside contract killings. Watch a preview of the premiere now.
Dick Wolf‘s true crime brand is growing again, as Oxygen premieres Murder For Hire, a new show produced by Wolf Reality that investigates people who tried to have other people killed.
From upset spouses who want their other half eliminated to jealous relatives trying to get ahead, there are multitudes of stories about people who are willing to hire someone to murder somebody close to them. While they aren’t willing to do the deed themselves, they’re willing to go pretty far to achieve the same results.
But there are undercover investigators who are able to set up these would-be murderers and make sure they’re stopped, and those are the stories that this new series tells. Featuring candid talks with both investigators and
Oxygen is bringing true crime fans their latest addiction in the form of executive producer Dick Wolf‘s Murder for Hire, beginning Sunday, April 7.
The series, which gives an exclusive look into the world of contract killings, brings viewers up close and personal with special cases and sting operations. No one is immune as Murder for Hire showcases housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and grandmothers being caught hiring for hits on tape.
Done with ‘American Crime Story’ and ‘Making a Murderer’? Try these next.
See how good relationships turn sour and the emotional impact that intended victims experience when they learn someone close to them planned to have them killed. Each episode features a different case, with undercover agents attempting to catch criminals and prevent murders.
Erich Schuett and Olivia Hadad, who appeared in the musical “Zombie Prom” at the Vineyard Theatre in NYC, have now made their first recording together–Chip Deffaa’s “A Stage-Door Kind of Love,” being released March 30th. The recording, which will be available Saturday from CDBaby, iTunes, Amazon, etc., may be pre-ordered here: https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/erichschuett1.
Written, arranged, and produced by ASCAP Award-winner Chip Deffaa, the musical sketch “A Stage-Door Kind of Love,” presents–through music and words–the relationship of two teens who’ve grown close together at summer theater-camp. Deffaa notes: “It’s inspired by Stagedoor Manor, which is, along with French Woods, one of the two best theater camps in the world.
Olivia Hadad has actually attended the camp–as have assorted pros who’ve been in plays I’ve written and directed, or on recordings I’ve produced. A lot of talented people I know–from singer/actor Beau Cassidy to one of
OXYGEN MEDIA PRESENTS A TWO-NIGHT CAPTIVATING EVENT WITH “THE DISAPPEARANCE OF SUSAN COX POWELL” BEGINNING SATURDAY, MAY 4 AT 7PM ET/PT
Series Reveals New Evidence and Never-Before-Seen Footage Unveiling
a New Theory in the Case
New York, NY – March 25, 2019 – Oxygen Media, the destination for high-quality crime programming, presents the tragic case of Susan Cox Powell, a missing mom that dominated headlines nearly a decade ago in the two-night compelling event, “The Disappearance of Susan Cox Powell,” airing Saturday, May 4 and Sunday, May 5 at 7:00pm ET/PT. In this ground-breaking four-hour series, the definitive story of Susan’s devastating final years are revealed – unveiling alarming new developments, scandalous never-before-seen videos and rare interviews with family members offering a closer than ever look at one
Oxygen Media, the destination for high-quality crime programming, presents a gripping two-hour special, “The Piketon Family Murders” premiering on Sunday, March 31 at 7pm ET/PT. Hosted by Beth Karas, the special delves into a complicated and horrific massacre that stunned the small town of Piketon, Ohio, when in 2016 seven members of the Rhoden family as well as Hannah Gilley, the fiancée of one of the victims, were found murdered in a cold-blooded killing. The special will take viewers inside the largest criminal investigation in Ohio’s history.
For more than two years, the residents of Piketon lived their lives in fear, hoping day in and day out that law enforcements would find the individuals responsible for the killings as rumors started swirling the town. Then, this past November, a series of arrests were finally made that further rocked
OXYGEN MEDIA DEBUTS TWO-HOUR SPECIAL “THE PIKETON FAMILY MURDERS” HOSTED BY BETH KARAS ON SUNDAY, MARCH 31 AT 7PM ET/PT
New York, NY – March 20, 2019 – Oxygen Media, the destination for high-quality crime programming, presents a gripping two-hour special, “The Piketon Family Murders” premiering on Sunday, March 31 at 7pm ET/PT. Hosted by Beth Karas, the special delves into a complicated and horrific massacre that stunned the small town of Piketon, Ohio, when in 2016 seven members of the Rhoden family as well as Hannah Gilley, the fiancée of one of the victims, were found murdered in a cold-blooded killing. The special will take viewers inside the largest criminal investigation in Ohio’s history. For a sneak peek, please visit: https://www.oxygen.com/the-piketon-family-murders/season-1/episode-1/videos/the-piketon-family-murders-airs-sunday-march
FBI: CBS sets premiere date for Most Wanted spin-off episode
CBS has announced the premiere for FBI episode 18 titled “Most Wanted,” which will serve as the backdoor pilot to a spin-off, will premiere on April 2. Directed by Fred Berner from a script written by Rene Balcer, the spin-off series stars Julian McMahon as Agent Jess Lacroix, Kellan Lutz as Agent Crosby, Roxy Steinberg as Agent Sheryll Barnes, Keisha Castle-Hughes as Analyst Hana Gibson, Nathanial Arcand as Agent Clinton Skye, and Alana De La Garza as Assistant Special Agent in Charge Isobel Castille. Matthew Lillard will make a guest appearance in the episode as the person listed on the Most Wanted list.
“The Bachelor” (8 p.m., ABC): Colton is down to three women – Cassie, Hannah G. and Tayshia. But that doesn’t mean things are getting any easier. Last week’s cliffhanger had him rushing off to talk to Chris Harrison. Overwhelmed by having just sent Caelynn home and nervously anticipating the Fantasy Suites, the virgin Bachelor is about to embark on a journey to the Algarve region of Portugal, vowing to save himself for the woman he loves. Once there, Colton and Tayshia take a breathtaking helicopter ride to Cape St. Vincent. He confesses his feelings for her, but will they make it to the fantasy suite and what will happen if they do? Or will Cassie have the chance to be his first? Cassie is still apprehensive about taking the next step with Colton, and he reveals to her the unsettling conversation he
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 Healey, Dan 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