OXYGEN MEDIA PRESENTS TWO-NIGHT SPECIAL EVENT “THE DISAPPEARANCE OF PHOENIX COLDON” BEGINNING SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3 AT 7PM ET/PT
New York, NY – October 9, 2018 – Oxygen Media, the destination for high-quality crime programming, searches for answers in a two-night special event “The Disappearance of Phoenix Coldon” airing Saturday, November 3 and Sunday, November 4 at 7:00pm ET/PT. Phoenix Coldon, a young African American woman vanished on December 18, 2011, her SUV was found abandoned in the middle of the road in a crime ridden and depressed part of East St. Louis. Reportedly, her car was still running with the key in the ignition; her glasses, purse, shoes and ID were all inside – but there was no sign of Phoenix. In the days and weeks that followed, Phoenix’s parents
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Stephanie Steele is expanding her responsibilities at Oxygen Media with a promotion to Senior Vice President Production and Development from her previous VP role.
In her new position, Steele is charged with overseeing the network’s true-crime programming slate including the second season of Dick Wolf’s Criminal Confessions and top-rated Unspeakable Crime: The Killing of Jessica Chambers. Steele is based in Los Angeles and reports to Rod Aissa, Executive Vice President, Original Programming and Development.
Steele recently launched several of the network’s high rated documentary specials including Aaron Hernandez Uncovered, Dahmer on Dahmer and The Turpin 13: Family Secrets Exposed.
In her previous role as VP of Current Production, Steele served as the executive in charge of series including the long-running Snapped franchise and spinoffs Snapped: Notorious and Killer Couples as well as Buried in the Backyard, Mysteries Scandals with Soledad O’Brien and In Ice Cold Blood hosted by
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Thrill seekers better gear up! Oxygen’s long-running true crime series Snapped: Killer Couples will be returning for a riveting new season, starting Oct. 7. Each episode will show the dark side of relationships and the passion that led people to commit murder. Check out the exclusive clip above before the Season 10 premiere!
The show will feature captivating reenactments and shocking firsthand accounts, which help paint a picture on what drove people to kill their significant others. Sadly, the stories start out similarly as one interviewee comments: “Everybody thought they had the perfect relationship.” And as the time goes on, red flags start to surface, showing how toxic the romance has become — before it ultimately turns deadly.
This time, there will be new stories of lust, betrayal, adultery, and more. “The obsession with being in love with each other drove them to do one of
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Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality true crime programming, takes a deep dive into the horrific December 2014 murder of Jessica Chambers, the Mississippi teen who was doused with gasoline and set on fire, in the active crime investigation docu-series”Unspeakable Crime: THE KILLING of Jessica Chambers,” premiering onSaturday, September 15, at 7pm ET/PT. Inspired by the reporting of BuzzFeed News’ Investigative Reporter, Katie J.M. Baker, and directed by Emmy Award®-winning and Academy Award®-nominated Joe Berlinger (BROTHER’S KEEPER, PARADISE LOST TRILOGY), the five-part series explores the murder of 19-year-old Chambers and takes an inside look into the trial of Quinton Tellis, a local black man accused of the crime. With tensions high, a small Mississippi town seeks the truth while facing a growing racial divide over guilt or innocence. For a
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Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, premieres a new and exhilarating season of “Criminal Confessions” on Saturday, October 6 at 8pm ET/PT. From Executive Producer Dick Wolf and Shed Media, “Criminal Confessions” gives an inside look into actual police interrogations around the country with detectives who will stop at nothing until they find justice. Each standalone episode reveals the keen strategies and tactics law enforcement use to get the ultimate truth out of suspects, resulting in jaw-dropping confessions that will leave viewers on the edge of their seats.
“We are continuing to give viewers an inside look into the investigation of criminals, with an emphasis on the psychological component of confessions,” said Wolf. “This gives crime buffs insight into a side of police work that has
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OXYGEN MEDIA UNVEILS AUDIO INTERVIEW WITH ONE OF AMERICA’S MOST VICIOUS SERIAL KILLERS IN “SNAPPED: NOTORIOUS BTK SERIAL KILLER”
THE TWO-HOUR SPECIAL PREMIERES SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2nd AT 6PM ET/PT
New York, NY – August 21, 2018 – Oxygen Media, the home for high quality true-crime programming, takes viewers into the twisted mind of the “BTK Killer” Dennis Rader, who posed as a family man by day and murderer by night. The two-hour special, “Snapped: Notorious BTK Serial Killer,” premiering on Sunday, September 2nd at 6pm ET/PT will delve deep into the slayings of the innocent victims and a never before heard interview with Rader himself, as he recounts his crimes and childhood. For a sneak peek visit: https://www.oxygen.com/snapped/season-2/videos/snapped-notorious-the-btk-killer-airs-sunday-92
Under the guise of the “BTK Killer,” Rader heinously murdered 10
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Oxygen Media, the destination for high-quality crime programming, dives head first into the unnerving and complex story of a small town shrouded in SECRETS in the six-part event series, “The Disappearance of Crystal Rogers,” beginning Saturday, August 11 at 7pm ET/PT with a two-hour premiere. This is the third installment of the hit”Disappearance of…” franchise, following the previous cases of Natalee Holloway and Maura Murray. What begins as an exploration into the mysterious circumstances surrounding Crystal Rogers, a mother of five vanishing from the tiny town of Bardstown, Kentucky, quickly spirals into the dissection of multiple unsolved homicides haunting this idyllic, heartland community. Presumed dead and the victim of foul play, it has been over two years and there have been no arrests made in Crystal’s case. Additionally, Crystal’s father, Tommy Ballard, who was conducting his
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OXYGEN MEDIA TURNS THE SPOTLIGHT ON “GOLDEN STATE KILLER: MAIN SUSPECT” TWO-HOUR SPECIAL PREMIERES SATURDAY, AUGUST 4
New York, NY – July 19, 2018 – Oxygen Media, the destination for high-quality crime programming, will examine one of the most infamous criminal killing sprees in US history with the two-hour special, “Golden State Killer: Main Suspect,” premiering on Saturday, August 4 at 7pm ET/PT. Hosted by NBC News investigative journalist Stephanie Gosk, this brand new two-hour special will offer an intimate look into the life of Joe DeAngelo, the suspect in custody, through new and exclusive interviews from those who were closest to him and offering a gripping depiction of the prime suspect in a decades-long manhunt. To his family, friends, and former colleagues, DeAngelo lived the life of the classic “average
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Harlan County horror movie fans have a special treat to look forward to soon. A hometown girl has earned the lead role in an upcoming horror feature.
Harlan native Ashe Parker has secured the lead role – her first – in an upcoming horror sequel currently shooting under the title D.F.I.T.W. The film began shooting in Ohio this week.
Parker explained how she landed the job.
“I was actually looking at another director’s projects,” Parker said. “He mentioned the director of this film, Shawn Burkett, may need someone, so I contacted the director personally.”
Parker said Burkett was also considering an actress from Los Angeles for the role when she contacted him.
“They offered the role to me, and I’m really excited about it,” Parker said. “I’ve always wanted to be in a horror film.”
Parker will fill the role of Nurse Vanessa, the head nurse at a summer camp.
“We’ll be filming on location in Oxford,
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Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, debuts a new original series “In Defense Of” on Saturday, June 23 at 7pm ET/PT. From award-winning producers Magical ELVES comes the psychologically thrilling crime series that explores the complex relationships between notorious defendants and the attorneys who represented them. The top defense lawyers on the infamous cases of Timothy McVeigh, Jodi Arias, Branch Davidians member Clive Doyle and Ted Bundy will share their very personal, at times provocative take on events. From putting their reputations on the line, and in some cases their own lives, to the personal sacrifices made the series highlights what these lawyers endured in order to defend the largely unfavored. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.oxygen.com/in-defense-of/season-1/videos/in-defense-of-premieres-saturday-june-23rd
In each hour-long, standalone episode, “In Defense Of” will give viewers a
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