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The Disappearance Of: Season Three of Oxygen Series Explores Crystal Rogers Case

Oxygen TV shows: (canceled or renewed?)

Oxygen is cracking open a new case. Recently, the network announced their new event series, The Disappearance of Crystal Rogers, will premiere on August 11th.

Part of a true crime anthology series, the new season will explore the case of Crystal Rogers, a mother of five who disappeared from the small town of Bardstown, Kentucky.

The Disappearance of Crystal Rogers premieres on Oxygen on August 11th at 7 p.m. ET/PT.

Read more info below:

NEW YORK, NY – July 26, 2018- 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

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Dying to Belong: Oxygen Series Explores Hauntingly Fatal Stories

Dying to Belong TV show on Oxygen: (canceled or renewed?)

“They were willing to do anything.” Oxygen just announced their new TV show, Dying to Belong, will premiere later this month.

The true crime docuseries “will explore hauntingly fatal stories where obsession, desperation and the need to belong pushed individuals over the edge to carry out unthinkable crimes.”

Dying to Belong premieres on Oxygen on August 19th at 7 p.m. ET/PT.

Watch a sneak peek and read more info below:

New York, NY – July 30, 2018 – Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, premieres the new original series “Dying to Belong” on Sunday, August 19 at 7pm ET/PT. The series will explore hauntingly fatal stories where obsession, desperation and the need to belong pushed individuals over the edge to carry out unthinkable crimes. When access to exclusive worlds and elevated status are threatened to

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Crime and Viewership

Lifetime tonight will premiere a new primetime block of true crime-based programming, which is not surprising since the genre is making a killing with female viewers.

Networks, from true crime-branded cable outlets such as Investigation Discovery and Oxygen, to general-entertainment services like Lifetime, TV One and Reelz Channel, are reeling in female viewers attracted to dramatic re-enactments of often grizzly crimes — mostly committed by and against women — that are often as thrilling and more unpredictable than fiction-based scripted series.

Oxygen Media Presents New True Crime Series

NEW YORK, NY — Oxygen Media, the network for high-quality crime programming, debuts a new original series “In Defense Of. 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. 

Oxygen Greenlights 10 Crime Series

Oxygen is expanding its originals slate with 10 new true-crime shows, including the U.S. premiere of a Piers Morgan event series that sees Morgan sit with a serial killer.

In 2017, Oxygen, part of NBCUniversal, rebranded to a full-time true-crime destination.

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“The response from the true-crime community has been overwhelming,” said Rod Aissa, executive VP, original programming and development, Oxygen Media. “We’ve had some tremendous early ratings successes since our rebrand, and this new slate adds to our mission of providing best in class investigative docuseries from the top producers and talent in the genre, while continuing to offer exclusive access and compelling storytelling that have become paramount to our viewers.”

Serial Killer with Piers Morgan will see Morgan conduct an interview with a killer. The show is produced by Plum Pictures and Ferret Productions. Morgan,

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Oxygen Greenlights 10 Crime Series

Oxygen is expanding its originals slate with 10 new true-crime shows, including the U.S. premiere of a Piers Morgan event series that sees Morgan sit with a serial killer.

In 2017, Oxygen, part of NBCUniversal, rebranded to a full-time true-crime destination.

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“The response from the true-crime community has been overwhelming,” said Rod Aissa, executive VP, original programming and development, Oxygen Media. “We’ve had some tremendous early ratings successes since our rebrand, and this new slate adds to our mission of providing best in class investigative docuseries from the top producers and talent in the genre, while continuing to offer exclusive access and compelling storytelling that have become paramount to our viewers.”

Serial Killer with Piers Morgan will see Morgan conduct an interview with a killer. The show is produced by Plum Pictures and Ferret Productions. Morgan,

Read more at: https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/oxygen-greenlights-10-crime-series

Oxygen Debuts ‘In Ice Cold Blood’ April 1

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Oxygen premieres the series In Ice Cold Blood, hosted by Ice-T, on April 1.

Ice-T executive produces the show as well. 

The series spotlights “shocking true stories involving sex, money, murder–or a fatal cocktail of all three,” according to Oxygen. “Told through in-depth interviews, reenactments and archival footage, each hour-long episode delves into an edgy mystery filled with expert detective work, unexpected turns and stunning revelations.”

Mysteries & Scandals: Infamous Crimes Examined in New Oxygen Series

“Oxygen Media, the new destination for high-quality crime programming, debuts the Wilshire Studios production of Mysteries Scandals, hosted and executive produced by Emmy® and Peabody Award winner Soledad O’Brien, beginning Friday, January 5 at 9pm ET/PT. The 13 episode, hour-long series investigates some of the most legendary and intriguing crimes, murders, and scandals that shook the nation and impacted pop culture through vivid first-hand accounts, re-enactments and archival footage. Power, fame, infamy, envy, obsession and betrayal provide the framework for headlines of the recent past.

“What an amazing opportunity to work with Oxygen on Mysteries Scandals, reliving and retelling some of the biggest stories that captured national headlines,” said Soledad O’Brien. “Through never before seen interviews and meticulous fact-finding, we give viewers a fresh perspective.”

The series will feature notorious true crime stories with O’Brien pulling back the curtain on a wide range of shocking cases, giving viewers exclusive access to family

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Final Appeal: Oxygen Series Uncovers the Truth Behind Controversial Cases

Final Appeal is a new coming to the small screen in early 2018. The series will reveal the truth behind some controversial cases.

Oxygen revealed more about the series in a press release. Check that out below.

“Oxygen Media, the new destination for high quality crime programming, premieres the new original real-time investigative series Final Appeal, following former football star and exoneree Brian Banks and former prosecutor Loni Coombs as they work tirelessly to uncover the truth behind controversial cases that may have led to wrongful convictions. Final Appeal premieres on Sunday, January 7 at 7PM ET/PT with a special two-hour premiere episode.

“Brian Banks’ story is one of inspiring resilience and redemption,” said Rod Aissa, Executive Vice President, Original Programming and Development, Oxygen Media. “We are excited to partner with Peacock Productions to bring this true crime investigation series to our viewers and support Brian and Loni’s passionate

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Oxygen Adds More Crime Series to Development Slate

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Oxygen, which has turned into a crime-programming focused cable network, says it has four new projects in the genre in development.

One series comes from Buzzfeed motion pictures, with the working title of Buzzfeed: Behind the Crime. Another is based on the Up and Vanished podcast.

Related: True Crime Confidential

“Fans of the crime genre have really responded to the new Oxygen,” said Cori Abraham, Oxygen‘s senior VP, development and international. “We’re attracting some of the biggest producers and talent in this space, and we’re looking forward to unveiling our 2018 slate.”

With its new orientation toward crime programming, including series from Law Order’s Dick Wolf, Oxygen says viewership among total viewers in total day is up 53% year over year.

Related: Dick Wolf’s ‘Criminal Confessions’ Debuts on Oxygen Oct. 1

The newly slated projects include Up

Read more at: https://www.multichannel.com/news/oxygen-adds-more-crime-series-development-slate-416546