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How ‘I, Tonya’ Explores The Many Different Truths Behind The Notorious Olympic Attack

The true crime revival of 2016 and 2017 has continued to produce excellent, thought-provoking content that pushes the boundaries of the genre. While more traditional inquiries into the existential and juridical ramifications of actual criminal behavior have captivated the nation (with docu-series like “The Keepers” and dramas like “Mindhunter” garnering mainstream approval), filmmakers have also begun more artistic and post-modern experimentations.

Casting JonBenét” explored the multiple truths behind one of America’s most notorious murders, and it turned the genre on its head by featuring interviews with actors from the dramatic re-telling along with their personal reflections on the case. Now, “I, Tonya” continues this more avant-garde trend, exploring the multiplicity of truths behind all supposedly “true” stories.

Although not the sole focus of the movie, the main subject covered in “I, Tonya” is the conspiracy and assault on Olympic figure skater Nancy Kerrigan, an athletic rival of the film’s subject. The official story

Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/crime-time/i-tonya-different-truths-notorious-olympic-attack

5 Of The Most Notorious Pairs Of Murderers From ‘Snapped: Killer Couples’

Criminal couples like Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow have long captivated public attention, and their series of murders, rapes and robberies have left us equally disturbed. From human sacrifices to deadly acts of sexual sadism, the notorious partners featured in Oxygen’s “Snapped: Killer Couples” have all taken their devotion to twisted extremes. Whether they committed crimes out of love, passion or jealousy, these are five of the most disturbing duos in the history of “Snapped: Killer Couples.”

1. Gwendolyn Graham and Cathy Wood

Gwendolyn Graham and Cathy Wood, also known as “The Lethal Lovers,” met in 1986 at the Alpine Manor nursing home, where they both worked as nurses’ aids. The two women quickly became a couple and started smothering elderly patients as part of a love pact, according to the New York Times. According to Wood’s testimony, Graham suffocated a

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First Look – Oxygen Presents Music Special SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR

First Look - Oxygen Presents Music Special SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR

“Snapped,” Oxygen Media’s longest running true-crime franchises, will premiere the two-hour special, SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR. The special will focus on the pivotal six day period leading up to the death of one of hip-hop’s greatest rappers, and will retrace his final steps in Las Vegas before he was viciously gunned down. It will also examine the evolution of Tupac’s friendship with legendary rapper Biggie Smalls, which became embroiled in a COLLISION COURSE that ended in tragedy. “Snapped Notorious: Tupac Shakur” premieres on Sunday, September 10th at 6PM ET/PT. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.oxygen.com/snapped/season-21/videos/snapped-notorious-tupac-shakur-airs-on-september-10th

Marking the 21st anniversary of his death “Snapped Notorious: Tupac Shakur,” will examine the unsolved case from his previous clashes with danger, to his rap rivalries, to the east coast vs. west coast feuds and theories that

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/First-Look-Oxygen-Presents-Music-Special-SNAPPED-NOTORIOUS-TUPAC-SHAKUR-910-20170908

First Look – Oxygen Presents Music Special SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR, 9/10

First Look - Oxygen Presents Music Special SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR, 9/10

“Snapped,” Oxygen Media’s longest running true-crime franchises, will premiere the two-hour special, SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR. The special will focus on the pivotal six day period leading up to the death of one of hip-hop’s greatest rappers, and will retrace his final steps in Las Vegas before he was viciously gunned down. It will also examine the evolution of Tupac’s friendship with legendary rapper Biggie Smalls, which became embroiled in a COLLISION COURSE that ended in tragedy. “Snapped Notorious: Tupac Shakur” premieres on Sunday, September 10th at 6PM ET/PT. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.oxygen.com/snapped/season-21/videos/snapped-notorious-tupac-shakur-airs-on-september-10th

Marking the 21st anniversary of his death “Snapped Notorious: Tupac Shakur,” will examine the unsolved case from his previous clashes with danger, to his rap rivalries, to the east coast vs. west coast feuds and theories

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/First-Look-Oxygen-Presents-Music-Special-SNAPPED-NOTORIOUS-TUPAC-SHAKUR-910-20170905

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First Look - Oxygen Presents Music Special SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR, 9/10

“Snapped,” Oxygen Media’s longest running true-crime franchises, will premiere the two-hour special, SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: TUPAC SHAKUR. The special will focus on the pivotal six day period leading up to the death of one of hip-hop’s greatest rappers, and will retrace his final steps in Las Vegas before he was viciously gunned down. It will also examine the evolution of Tupac’s friendship with legendary rapper Biggie Smalls, which became embroiled in a COLLISION COURSE that ended in tragedy. “Snapped Notorious: Tupac Shakur” premieres on Sunday, September 10th at 6PM ET/PT. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.oxygen.com/snapped/season-21/videos/snapped-notorious-tupac-shakur-airs-on-september-10th

Marking the 21st anniversary of his death “Snapped Notorious: Tupac Shakur,” will examine the unsolved case from his previous clashes with danger, to his rap rivalries, to the east coast vs. west coast feuds and theories

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/First-Look-Oxygen-Presents-Music-Special-SNAPPED-NOTORIOUS-TUPAC-SHAKUR-910-20170905

Oxygen Media Examines the Drew Peterson Case in SNAPPED NOTORIOUS, Today


Oxygen Media Examines the Drew Peterson Case in SNAPPED NOTORIOUS, Today

Oxygen Media’s critically-acclaimed true-crime franchise, “Snapped,” now in its 21st season, will premiere SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: DREW PETERSON, an eye-opening two-hour special that takes a closer look at Drew Peterson’s volatile history with the women in his life and eventual conviction for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio. The two-hour event will also focus on the disappearance of his fourth wife, Stacy Peterson. “Snapped Notorious: Drew Peterson,” premieres Friday, August 25th at 9pm ET/PT. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.oxygen.com/snapped/season-21/videos/snapped-notorious-drew-peterson-airs-friday-august-25th

The special marks the 10th anniversary since the disappearance of Stacy Peterson, and will examine the two widely reported explanations of her vanishing. Drew, her local law enforcement husband, claimed she ran off with another man, however, her family believes Drew is to blame. The show’s deep dive

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwtv/article/Oxygen-Media-Examines-the-Drew-Peterson-Case-in-SNAPPED-NOTORIOUS-Today-20170824

Oxygen Media Examines the Drew Peterson Case in SNAPPED NOTORIOUS, 8/25


Oxygen Media Examines the Drew Peterson Case in SNAPPED NOTORIOUS, 8/25

Oxygen Media’s critically-acclaimed true-crime franchise, “Snapped,” now in its 21st season, will premiere SNAPPED NOTORIOUS: DREW PETERSON, an eye-opening two-hour special that takes a closer look at Drew Peterson’s volatile history with the women in his life and eventual conviction for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio. The two-hour event will also focus on the disappearance of his fourth wife, Stacy Peterson. “Snapped Notorious: Drew Peterson,” premieres Friday, August 25th at 9pm ET/PT. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.oxygen.com/snapped/season-21/videos/snapped-notorious-drew-peterson-airs-friday-august-25th

The special marks the 10th anniversary since the disappearance of Stacy Peterson, and will examine the two widely reported explanations of her vanishing. Drew, her local law enforcement husband, claimed she ran off with another man, however, her family believes Drew is to blame. The show’s deep dive

Read more at: https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Oxygen-Media-Examines-the-Drew-Peterson-Case-in-SNAPPED-NOTORIOUS-825-20170814

5 Of The Most Notorious Cases Never Cracked

Some of the most notorious crimes in America were never cracked. Whether it was wrong leads, conflicting motives or lack of witnesses, these 5 notorious cold cases remain open to this day. Cold Justice, which delves deep into cold cases like these, premieres on Oxygen on July 22nd at 8/7c. 

East Area Rapist/Golden State Killer

 

He may be the most prolific violent serial killer in America. In 1977, several women in the Sacramento area were attacked by a man only known as the East Area RapistAccording to The FBI, the East Area Rapist—also known as the Original Night Stalker, the Diamond Knot Killer, and Golden State Killer—committed at least 45 rapes, murdered 12 people and is responsible for at least 120 burglaries from 1979 to 1986. His MO began with teens and young women who were home alone and then focused on couples.

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5 Of The Most Notorious Cases Never Cracked | Crime Time – Oxygen

Some of the most notorious crimes in America were never cracked. Whether it was wrong leads, conflicting motives or lack of witnesses, these 5 notorious cold cases remain open to this day. Cold Justice, which delves deep into cold cases like these, premieres on Oxygen on July 22nd at 8/7c. 

East Area Rapist/Golden State Killer

 

He may be the most prolific violent serial killer in America. In 1977, several women in the Sacramento area were attacked by a man only known as the East Area RapistAccording to The FBI, the East Area Rapist—also known as the Original Night Stalker, the Diamond Knot Killer, and Golden State Killer—committed at least 45 rapes, murdered 12 people and is responsible for at least 120 burglaries from 1979 to 1986. His MO began with teens and young women who were home alone and then focused on couples.

Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/cold-justice/blogs/5-of-the-most-notorious-cases-never-cracked