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Hesling named president of Maverick US

All3Media-owned production company Maverick TV has appointed a former BBC and Warner Bros exec as president of its US arm.

John Hesling

As president of Maverick TV USA, John Hesling will oversee a team developing and launching programmes for the US market as well as shopping formats created by Maverick in the UK.

Hesling will be based in LA and will report to Maverick CEO Simon Knight and All3Media America CEO Greg Lipstone.

The company is best known in the US for series Chrisley Knows Best and its spin-off According to Chrisley, which air on USA Network.

Hesling was previously senior VP of programming at Shed Media/Warner Bros Television, where he had creative oversight of the company’s output.

Prior to that, the Bafta- and Rose d’Or-nominated producer spent 14 years with the BBC in London, New York and LA, where he developed and produced content including BBC2 hit Dragon’s Den.

In

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Maverick TV USA Names John Hesling As President

Maverick TV USA has a new boss. Veteran producer John Hesling has been named president of the unit, tasked with developing and launching new programs for American audiences as well as driving value from formats created by Maverick TV’s UK office.

Based in Los Angeles, he will report to Maverick CEO Simon Knight and All3Media America CEO Greg Lipstone.

Hesling most recently was SVP Programming at Shed Media/Warner Bros Television, where he had creative oversight of the company’s output. Before that, he spent 14 years at the BBC in London, New York and Los Angeles, where he developed, produced and directed documentaries and factual entertainment formats filmed in a dozen countries, as well as the first two seasons of the BBC2 reality show Dragons’ Den. In the U.S., he has developed and produced shows for ABC, NBC, Lifetime, Oxygen,

Read more at: http://deadline.com/2017/12/maverick-tv-usa-names-john-hesling-president-1202220776/

John Hesling Named President Of Maverick TV USA | Deadline

Maverick TV USA has a new boss. Veteran producer John Hesling has been named president of the unit, tasked with developing and launching new programs for American audiences as well as driving value from formats created by Maverick TV’s UK office.

Based in Los Angeles, he will report to Maverick CEO Simon Knight and All3Media America CEO Greg Lipstone.

Hesling most recently was SVP Programming at Shed Media/Warner Bros Television, where he had creative oversight of the company’s output. Before that, he spent 14 years at the BBC in London, New York and Los Angeles, where he developed, produced and directed documentaries and factual entertainment formats filmed in a dozen countries, as well as the first two seasons of the BBC2 reality show Dragons’ Den. In the U.S., he has developed and produced shows for ABC, NBC, Lifetime, Oxygen,

Read more at: http://deadline.com/2017/12/maverick-tv-usa-names-john-hesling-president-1202220776/

Youth Pastor Accused In Triple Homicide Of Family On Thanksgiving …

A youth pastor was arrested in Virginia on charges that he killed three family members on Thanksgiving night, The Washington Post reported.

Christopher R. Gattis, 58, was charged with three counts of murder after his wife, stepdaughter, and his stepdaughter’s boyfriend were found dead by police at 11 p.m. on Thursday, according to the Richmond Times-Dispatch.  

Wife Jeannett L. Gattis, 58, and stepdaughter Candice L. Kunze, 30, were found fatally shot inside the home, while the boyfriend, Andrew E. Buthorn, 36, was reportedly found dead in the front yard.

Christopher Gattis was reportedly a youth pastor at Grace Lutheran Church, which released a statement about the deaths.

“Members of Grace Lutheran Church are deeply saddened by the loss of life Thursday night as a result of three individuals being shot in Chester and this tragedy included members of Grace Lutheran Church,” the statement read.

Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/blogs/youth-pastor-accused-in-triple-homicide-of-family-on-thanksgiving

Holidays are murder on Oxygen – Quad

Oxygen introduces a second season of “Homicide for the Holidays” (6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, TV-14). The first episode, “Thanks-Killing,” examines the murder of a couple just before the holidays. Police can’t determine if it’s a robbery gone wrong, or the intentional act of someone near and dear.

Over the next four Saturdays, “Homicide” will examine: a house fire set to cover up a gruesome Christmastime execution (Dec. 2); a Christmas Eve double homicide (Dec. 9); a New Year’s double homicide (Dec. 16) and a Yuletide family massacre (Dec. 23).

You just can’t spell homicide without ho-ho-ho!

— History buffs and media junkies should not miss “The Lost Tapes: Patty Hearst” (9 p.m. Sunday, Smithsonian). This is the latest in “The Lost Tapes” series, which examines major historical events without voiceover narration or “talking head” experts explaining what happened or placing events in context.

Instead, the series treats events as breaking news, presenting

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The holidays are murder on Oxygen

Oxygen introduces a second season of ”Homicide for the Holidays” (5 p.m. and 7 p.m.). The first episode, “Thanks-Killing,” examines the murder of a couple just before the holidays. Police can’t determine if it’s a robbery gone wrong, or the intentional act of someone near and dear.

Over the next four Saturdays, “Homicide” will examine: a house fire set to cover up a gruesome Christmastime execution (Dec. 2); a Christmas Eve double homicide (Dec. 9); a New Year’s double homicide (Dec. 16) and a Yuletide family massacre (Dec. 23).

You just can’t spell homicide without ho-ho-ho!

Today’s holiday highlights

The voices of Ben Stiller and Jim Belushi contribute to the 2002 special ”Robbie the Reindeer in Hooves of Fire” (7 p.m., CBS), followed by the 2003 sequel ”Robbie the Reindeer in Legend of the Lost Tribe” (7:30 p.m.), featuring the voices of Hugh Grant, Britney Spears, Leah Remini and Jerry Stiller.

Ed Asner narrates the

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The holidays are murder on Oxygen | | kenoshanews.com

Oxygen introduces a second season of ”Homicide for the Holidays” (5 p.m. and 7 p.m.). The first episode, “Thanks-Killing,” examines the murder of a couple just before the holidays. Police can’t determine if it’s a robbery gone wrong, or the intentional act of someone near and dear.

Over the next four Saturdays, “Homicide” will examine: a house fire set to cover up a gruesome Christmastime execution (Dec. 2); a Christmas Eve double homicide (Dec. 9); a New Year’s double homicide (Dec. 16) and a Yuletide family massacre (Dec. 23).

You just can’t spell homicide without ho-ho-ho!

Today’s holiday highlights

The voices of Ben Stiller and Jim Belushi contribute to the 2002 special ”Robbie the Reindeer in Hooves of Fire” (7 p.m., CBS), followed by the 2003 sequel ”Robbie the Reindeer in Legend of the Lost Tribe” (7:30 p.m.), with Hugh Grant, Britney Spears, Leah Remini and Jerry Stiller.

Ed Asner narrates the 1996 special ”The

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Oxygen Premieres Season Two of HOMICIDE FOR THE HOLIDAYS, Today


Oxygen Premieres Season Two of HOMICIDE FOR THE HOLIDAYS, Today

Oxygen Media, the new network for crime, unwraps season two of HOMICIDE FOR THE HOLIDAYS premiering Saturday, November 25 at 6pm ET/PT. The limited series will examine five heart-wrenching cases where family holidays take a drastic turn. For a sneak peek, please visit http://www.oxygen.com/homicide-for-the-holidays/season-2/videos/homicide-for-the-holidays-premieres-saturday-november-25th

“Homicide for the Holidays” will showcase holiday crime stories with firsthand accounts from the detectives who worked the cases as well as the friends and family members of the victims. The five unsettling stories range from a BOTCHED house fire that led to the uncovering of a triple-homicide to a case that is still classified as “the worst family massacre in U.S. History.”

OXYGEN’S “HOMICIDE FOR THE HOLIDAYS” LINEUP:

Episode 201

Airs Saturday, November 25 at 6pm ET/PT
Earl and Terry Robertson are found brutally murdered in their home just

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OXYGEN MEDIA UNCOVERS INFAMOUS CRIMES IN "MYSTERIES & SCANDALS" HOSTED BY SOLEDAD O’BRIEN …

OXYGEN MEDIA UNCOVERS INFAMOUS CRIMES IN “MYSTERIES SCANDALS” HOSTED BY SOLEDAD O’BRIEN PREMIERING FRIDAY, JANUARY 5 AT 9 PM ET/PT

NEW YORK, NY – November 21, 2017 – Oxygen Media, the new destination for high-quality crime programming, debuts the Wilshire Studios production of “Mysteries Scandals,” hosted and executive produced by Emmy(R) 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. For a sneak peek, visit: http://www.oxygen.com/mysteries-scandals/season-1/videos/mysteries-scandals-premieres-on-january-5th

“What an amazing opportunity to work with Oxygen

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4 Shocking Murders Committed By Teenagers From ‘Snapped: Killer Couples’

Often prompted by all-consuming love and uncontrollable jealousy, the murders committed by the teenage duos in Oxygen’s “Snapped: Killer Couples” are some of the most distributing and heartbreaking. While their killings varied from classmates and parents to complete strangers, these teenage couples didn’t let anyone stand in the way of their relationships. Here are the four most shocking murders committed by teenagers in “Snapped: Killer Couples.”

1. Diane Zamora and David Graham

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Diana Zamora and David Graham were only 18 years old when they murdered Adrianne Jones, a 16-year-old sophomore at Zamora’s high school who came between the young couple’s “obsessive” relationship. According to CNN, Graham and Zamora’s 1995 murder of Jones was a way for Graham to prove his love for Zamora, whom he had cheated on by having sex with Jones after a high school track meet.

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