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INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY PEELS BACK DARK AND SECRET LAYERS TO REVEAL "DREW PETERSON: AN …

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY PEELS BACK DARK AND SECRET LAYERS TO REVEAL “DREW PETERSON: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY”

— Produced in Partnership with American Media, Inc., Jupiter Entertainment and
Weinstein Television, ID Presents a Two-Hour Special Premiere from Record-Breaking Franchise
on Sunday, August 27 at 9/8c —

(Beverly Hills, Calif.) – On October 28, 2007, 23-year-old mother of four, Stacy Peterson, vanishes without a trace from her sleepy suburban Chicago home. All eyes turn to her seemingly upstanding husband, police sergeant Drew Peterson, who publicly protests his innocence and swears Stacy left him for another man. Now, 10 years after Stacy’s suspicious disappearance, Investigation Discovery (ID) delves into the dark and secret life of Drew Peterson, his short-lived marriage to Stacy, and the mysterious and questionable circumstances surrounding the death of his previous wife, Kathleen Savio,

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Lifetime Taps Brie Miranda Bryant As SVP Unscripted Development & Programming

Lifetime has hired BET Networks’ Brie Miranda Bryant as SVP Unscripted Development and Programming. Based in New York, Bryant will be responsible for development and oversee production of nonscripted projects for Lifetime, reporting to Liz Gateley, EVP, Head of Programming for the network. 

Bryant replaces Los Angeles-based SVP Unscripted Development Mariana Flynn, who has left the network.

Bryant comes to Lifetime after a little over a year at BET, where she was SVP Development and Production. It’s been a tumultuous past few of months at Viacom-owned BET with President of Programming Stephen Hill and EVP Head of Original Programming Zola Mashariki departing, and Mashariki, to whom Bryant reported, suing the network over her dismissal.

“I’ve long admired Brie’s strong creative instincts and great relationships and could not be more thrilled to welcome her to Lifetime,” said Gateley. “Her diverse skill set in navigating the worlds of publishing, film

Read more at: http://deadline.com/2017/07/lifetime-brie-miranda-bryant-svp-unscripted-1202126087/

Truth or Double Dare, LOUD Slasher Horror Debuts Fall 2017

Truth or Double Dare Film Details DecayMag.com Director:Shaquita Smith Writer: Dea Divi, Bea Roge(story editor) Truth or Double Dare

Director: Shaquita Smith

Writer(s):

Dea DiviBea Roge (story editor)

Release Date: October 2017

Release Format: VOD

MPAA Rating: N/A

Genre: Horror

Running Time: TBA

Synopsis:

The graduating class of 2006 gets together for their 10 yr reunion party. But suddenly, classmates start dying, and its all centered around a game of truth or dare.

IMDb.com

Overview

From L.O.U.D films comes a new independent slasher that will have you questioning the past. The new film, Truth or Double Dare aka TODD, is the directorial debut of Shaquita Smith (NCSI: New Orleans) with a well round of casts: Austin Chunn (Oxygen’s Snapped: Killer Couples), Gina Hiraizumi (Investigation Discovery’s Deadly Sins; ABC’s Castle; FOX’s Quintuplets), Maia Kavchak(go90’s RePlay) and Drew Stephenson (BET’s The Quad; CW’s Vampire Diaries). Truth

Read more at: http://decaymag.com/movies/truth-double-dare-fall-2017-debut/20070/

Networks Take a Thrill From License to Kill

A teenage girl doused with gasoline and set on fire. A schizophrenic stalker. A month of programming devoted to crimes from the 1980s — nostalgia for the Night Stalker, Jeffrey Dahmer and the Green River Killer.

Welcome to the program menu for the new Oxygen. The channel that once survived on a steady diet of Tori Spelling’s travails is now devoting itself to tales of poor souls who have been deprived of oxygen. “It Takes a Killer,” “Snapped,” “Ice Cold Murder” (hosted by Ice-T), “Criminal Confessions” “Killer Couples” and “The Disappearance Of …” are among the new series rolling out on the channel.

Oxygen’s makeover into an all true-crime, all the time outlet is not a shock given the popularity of the genre. But the focus on grisly and sensational murders, past and present, in the first wave of shows unveiled for the

Read more at: http://variety.com/2017/tv/awards/networks-thrill-license-to-kill-true-crime-glut-1202466253/

"CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY" BREAKS SERIES RECORDS FOR TRUE CRIME …

“CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY” BREAKS SERIES RECORDS FOR TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY DELIVERING MORE THAN 3.6 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS

–Series Debut on Sunday, April 9th Ranked #1 in All of Television -Beating out CBS and NBC – During 10-11PM Timeslot for Delivery Among Key Demos–

America’s leading true crime network, Investigation Discovery’s (ID) limited series CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY was the network’s best series debut ever on L+3 Day viewing, delivering 3.603M viewers P2+ for all three nights of the series (4/9/17-4/11/17). It was also the best delivery for an ID series among all other key demos, including HH (2.877M), P25-54 (1.879M), P18-49 (1.622M), W25-54 (1.231M), and W18-49 (1.058M).

The series debut episode of CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY on Sunday

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"Casey Anthony: An American Murder Mystery" Breaks Series Records for True Crime Network Investigation Discovery …

“CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY” BREAKS SERIES RECORDS FOR TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY DELIVERING MORE THAN 3.6 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS

–Series Debut on Sunday, April 9th Ranked #1 in All of Television -Beating out CBS and NBC – During 10-11PM Timeslot for Delivery Among Key Demos–

America’s leading true crime network, Investigation Discovery’s (ID) limited series CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY was the network’s best series debut ever on L+3 Day viewing, delivering 3.603M viewers P2+ for all three nights of the series (4/9/17-4/11/17). It was also the best delivery for an ID series among all other key demos, including HH (2.877M), P25-54 (1.879M), P18-49 (1.622M), W25-54 (1.231M), and W18-49 (1.058M).

The series debut episode of CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY on Sunday

Read more at: http://www.thefutoncritic.com/ratings/2017/04/18/casey-anthony-an-american-murder-mystery-breaks-series-records-for-true-crime-network-investigation-discovery-delivering-more-than-36-million-total-viewers-692001/20170418id01/

America’s Leading True Crime Network Investigation Discovery’s Premiere of "Casey Anthony: An American Murder …

AMERICA’S LEADING TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY’S PREMIERE OF “CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY” #1 IN CABLE SUNDAY NIGHT

–Three-Part Series Finale Premieres Tonight, April 11th at 10/9c–

With nearly 2.9M viewers tuning in (live + same day delivery), the world premiere of CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY on Investigation Discovery (ID) on Sunday night was #1 in ad-supported cable for delivery of P2+, HH, P25-54, W25-54, M25-54, P18-49 and W18-49 in its timeslot.

The debut of the three-part special on Sunday, April 9 from 10-11PM (ET) is now ID’s best telecast and best series debut in network history, with the finale episode airing tonight at 10/9c with revealing interviews featuring Caylee Anthony’s grandparents, George and Cindy Anthony.

CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY is a comprehensive, 360 degree look into the investigation and

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AMERICA’S LEADING TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY’S PREMIERE OF "CASEY ANTHONY …

AMERICA’S LEADING TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY’S PREMIERE OF “CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY” #1 IN CABLE SUNDAY NIGHT

–Three-Part Series Finale Premieres Tonight, April 11th at 10/9c–

With nearly 2.9M viewers tuning in (live + same day delivery), the world premiere of CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY on Investigation Discovery (ID) on Sunday night was #1 in ad-supported cable for delivery of P2+, HH, P25-54, W25-54, M25-54, P18-49 and W18-49 in its timeslot.

The debut of the three-part special on Sunday, April 9 from 10-11PM (ET) is now ID’s best telecast and best series debut in network history, with the finale episode airing tonight at 10/9c with revealing interviews featuring Caylee Anthony’s grandparents, George and Cindy Anthony.

CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY is a comprehensive, 360 degree look into the investigation and

Read more at: http://www.thefutoncritic.com/ratings/2017/04/11/americas-leading-true-crime-network-investigation-discoverys-premiere-of-casey-anthony-an-american-murder-mystery-number-1-in-cable-sunday-night-964111/20170411id01/

Investigation Discovery to Present CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICA MURDER MYSTERY 4/9


Investigation Discovery to Present CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICA MURDER MYSTERY 4/9

On July 15, 2008, Orlando police dispatchers receive a bizarre and stunning 9-1-1 call. The caller, Cindy Anthony, is frantic – her granddaughter has been missing for more than one month. Desperate to locate two-year-old Caylee Marie Anthony, police begin an intense investigation… but authorities cannot overlook a key player in the case, Caylee’s own 22-year-old mother, Casey. Now, leading true crime network Investigation Discovery (ID), in partnership with Weinstein Television, Jupiter Entertainment and American Media, Inc. (AMI) takes viewers deep inside the investigation into the murder of Caylee Anthony to shed new light on this tragic crime and shocking verdict with CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY. In a special three-night television event beginning Sunday, April 9 at 10/9c, ID rips opens the explosive case to reexamine the key players, puzzling actions

Read more at: http://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Investigation-Discovery-to-Present-CASEY-ANTHONY-AN-AMERICA-MURDER-MYSTERY-49-20170308

LEADING TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY EXPLORES THE CONTROVERSIAL AND TRAGIC …

LEADING TRUE CRIME NETWORK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY EXPLORES THE CONTROVERSIAL AND TRAGIC CASE “CASEY ANTHONY: AN AMERICAN MURDER MYSTERY”

— Special Three-Night Television Event, Presented in Partnership with AMI, Weinstein Television and Jupiter Entertainment, Debuts Worldwide Sunday, April 9 at 10/9c on ID–

(Silver Spring, Md.) – On July 15, 2008, Orlando police dispatchers receive a bizarre and stunning 9-1-1 call. The caller, Cindy Anthony, is frantic – her granddaughter has been missing for more than one month. Desperate to locate two-year-old Caylee Marie Anthony, police begin an intense investigation… but authorities cannot overlook a key player in the case, Caylee’s own 22-year-old mother, Casey. Now, leading true crime network Investigation Discovery (ID), in partnership with Weinstein Television, Jupiter Entertainment and American Media, Inc. (AMI) takes viewers deep inside the

Read more at: http://www.thefutoncritic.com/news/2017/03/07/leading-true-crime-network-investigation-discovery-explores-the-controversial-and-tragic-case-casey-anthony-an-american-murder-mystery-537212/20170307id01/