Category Archives: Evil Lives Here

‘Truck Stop Killer’ Robert Ben Rhoades’ ex-wife recounts time with serial killer and rapist

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Robert Ben Rhoades, who is thought to have raped and killed more than 50 women

‘Truck Stop Killer’ Robert Ben Rhoades is thought to have tortured, raped and killed more than 50 women during a reign of terror lasting from 1975 to 1990.

But to ex-wife Debra Davis, when they first met he was pretty much her dream man.

On a new episode of Investigation Discovery series Evil Lives Here, Davis recalls their time together.

She tells in an exclusive interview how her husband used the name Dusty Rhoades when they first met.

Later, when he called her cold and immature because she didn’t want to experiment sexually, she started to think there was something wrong with her.

But little did she know that within Rhoades’ gentlemanly exterior was a person of pure evil.

Rhoades was later convicted of

Read more at: https://www.monstersandcritics.com/smallscreen/truck-stop-killer-robert-ben-rhoades-ex-wife-recounts-time-with-serial-killer-and-rapist/

Now Casting: Roles Available in 1970s-Set Horror-Thriller ‘High Desert Hell’ + 2 More Gigs

Now Casting: Roles Available in 1970s-Set Horror-Thriller ‘High Desert Hell’ + 2 More Gigs

In today’s roundup, “High Desert Hell,” a 1970s-set horror-thriller, is looking for young adult actors for lead and supporting roles, including the film’s stereotypical alpha male lead. There are also roles for puppeteers in the kids’ educational film “The Magic Yarmulka,” plus the Investigation Discovery series “Evil Lives Here” is seeking talent for reenactment roles.

“HIGH DESERT HELL” 
Join “High Desert Hell,” a horror-thriller set in the 1970s centered around a group of young adults who venture to a remote location in the high desert of California and are mysteriously preyed upon. Talent, aged 20–30, is wanted to play several lead and supporting roles in the film, including Grant, the prototypical alpha male, and Jessie, a shy and reserved

Read more at: https://www.backstage.com/news/casting/now-casting-roles-available-1970s-set-horrorthriller-high-desert-hell-2-more-gigs/

CRIME’S MOST CHILLING CONVERSATIONS CAUGHT ON CAMERA IN DISCOVERY’S ALL-NEW SERIES "THE …

CRIME’S MOST CHILLING CONVERSATIONS CAUGHT ON CAMERA IN DISCOVERY’S ALL-NEW SERIES “THE INTERROGATION ROOM”

Premieres Thursday, January 4 at 10 PM ET/PT

(LOS ANGELES) – Criminal investigations are a tangle of stories and lies – they are puzzles solved by skilled detectives seeking justice. But how do they piece together the truth? It all starts in the interrogation room. Discovery will show what it’s like to be a fly on the wall during the most intense exchanges in the history of crime in THE INTERROGATION ROOM, premiering Thursday, January 4 at 10 PM ET/PT.

From home invasions to murders, THE INTERROGATION ROOM covers all facets of crime and the clever tactics used by detectives to obtain criminal confessions. Step into the rooms with detectives and suspects, and listen, verbatim, to the hair-raising conversations that end with

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Now Casting: Nonunion National Tour of Rent Is Seeking Replacements + 2 More Gigs

Now Casting: Nonunion National Tour of Rent Is Seeking Replacements + 2 More Gigs

This year’s 525,600 minutes are starting to dwindle—don’t let time run out before grabbing one of these great opportunities, including a role in the national nonunion tour of “Rent.” The rock opera is currently seeking replacements, including the lead role of Collins and ensemble members. There are also roles in a commercial for a refurbished phone company, and additional roles for Investigation Discovery’s “Evil Lives Here.”

“RENT” NONUNION NATIONAL TOUR, REPLACEMENTS
The nonunion national tour of the acclaimed rock opera “Rent,” set in New York’s Lower East Side in the shadow of the AIDS epidemic during the late ‘80s and early ‘90s, is currently seeking replacements. A male actor, aged 25–35, with a low baritone voice is wanted to

Read more at: https://www.backstage.com/news/casting/now-casting-nonunion-national-tour-rent-seeking-replacements-2-more-gigs/

LBC Talent produces adaptation of Wizard of Oz

This past Saturday, Oct. 21 LBC Talent and The Star Maker School presented an adaptation of the classic story, The Wizard of Oz at the theatre at Clinton Township Middle School in Clinton.  

Starring in the leading role made famous by Judy Garland in 1939, MGM musical fantasy film was newcomer, Bella DePaola, 15 of Flemington as Dorothy Gale.   

Accompanying DePaola down the ‘yellow brick road’ was Ryan Apgar, 15 of Clinton (Evil Lives Here, Investigation Discovery) as the Scarecrow, Cameron Clifford, 17 of Flemington (Broadway; Billy Elliot, Waiting for Godot , Touring; Billy Elliot, Regional; First Wives Club, On Golden Pond) as the Tinman, Justin Lopez, 16 of Annandale (Sierra Trading Post, IKEA) as the Cowardly Lion and newcomer, Hudson Boarts, 4 of Pittstown as Toto.

Pam Dean ( The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Sneaky Pete for Amazon) of Annandale frightened even the strong of heart as the evil scheming; Wicked Witch of the West while Dar Calkin of Flemington worked her motherly magic as Glinda the Good Witch of the North. Newcomer, Brandon Dobranski, 17 of Somerville, will play the all-powerful Wizard of Oz.

The 1900 children’s book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, conceived and written by L. Frank Baum was successfully

Read more at: http://www.nj.com/hunterdon-county-democrat/index.ssf/2017/10/lbc_talent_produces_adaptation_of_wizard_of_oz.html

EVIL LIVES HERE: True Stories of Families Accepting They Lived with a Killer Loved One, Sunday on ID (Video Preview)

It is hard to imagine what it would be like to find out that someone you love committed a horrible crime, even a heinous murder. But, that is exactly what happens in the stories highlighted in Investigation Discovery’s new series, EVIL LIVES HERE.

What if the person closest to you was a devil in disguise—would you see the signs? We all think we would, but perhaps it is not as easy to see evil when you are living with it as when you are on the outside looking in.

Investigation Discovery’s all-new original series EVIL LIVES HERE explores the true, heart-stopping stories of people who shared a home and a life with a loved one who would become a killer. Henry Schleiff, Group President, Investigation Discovery, American Heroes Channel and Destination America, commented on this wrenching scenario:

What would you do if you discovered a potential killer lived in your home? We’d all

Read more at: https://tvruckus.com/2016/01/16/evil-lives-here-true-stories-of-families-accepting-they-lived-with-a-killer-loved-one-sunday-on-id-video-preview/

Evil Lives Here examines case of Susan and Richard Hamlin with satanic cult claims and spousal torture

Susan Hamlin seen here talking to Investigation Discovery about the case

Susan Hamlin seen here talking to Investigation Discovery about the case

This week on Evil Lives Here, the bizarre case of Susan Hamlin who walked into a police station and claimed she was a satan worshipping child abuser.

In 2004 Hamlin walked into a Sacramento police station and claimed she had plotted with her father’s satanic cult to kill her husband and that she had abused all of her children.

Susan Hamlin,49, had graduated at the top of her law class and had married the now successful Sacramento prosecutor Richard Hamlin, 45. They seemed to have the perfect marriage but by the time of the incident things had broken down. Susan claimed Richard was a man of excesses with an insatiable appetite for sex, drugs and alcohol. Their marriage looked to be over and divorce on the cards

Read more at: http://www.monstersandcritics.com/smallscreen/evil-lives-here-examines-case-of-susan-and-richard-hamlin-with-satanic-cult-claims-and-spousal-torture/

William Jennings Choyce: ‘Evil Lives Here’–Cali Serial Killer’s Wife Tells All

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You don’t hear much about the case of William Jennings Choyce. But he was an African American serial killer in California who killed and targeted prostitutes. At the time of some of the killings, William Jennings Choyce was married to a woman named Alice Swanson. Alice will tell her story tonight on Investigation Discovery’s docu-series Evil Lives Here. In a first person narrative, Alice Swanson will give a chilling account of what it was like to live with a seemingly normal father and husband, who turned out to be

Read more at: https://www.yahoo.com/news/william-jennings-choyce-evil-lives-132913787.html

William Jennings Choyce: ‘Evil Lives Here’–Cali Serial Killer’s Wife Tells All

You don’t hear much about the case of William Jennings Choyce. But he was an African American serial killer in California who killed and targeted prostitutes. At the time of some of the killings, William Jennings Choyce was married to a woman named Alice Swafford. Alice will tell her story tonight on Investigation Discovery’s docu-series Evil Lives Here. In a first person narrative, Alice Swafford will give a chilling account of what it was like to live with a seemingly normal father and husband, who turned out to be a rapist and serial killer. The episode name for tonight’s Evil Lives Here is “Our House Or Horrors.”

According to Evil Lives Here, Alice describes how she admired

Read more at: http://www.inquisitr.com/4033948/william-jennings-choyce-evil-lives-here-cali-serial-killers-wife-tells-all/

William Jennings Choyce: ‘Evil Lives Here’–Cali Serial Killer’s Wife Tells All

You don’t hear much about the case of William Jennings Choyce. But he was an African American serial killer in California who killed and targeted prostitutes. At the time of some of the killings, William Jennings Choyce was married to a woman named Alice Swanson. Alice will tell her story tonight on Investigation Discovery’s docu-series Evil Lives Here. In a first person narrative, Alice Swanson will give a chilling account of what it was like to live with a seemingly normal father and husband, who turned out to be a rapist and serial killer. The episode name for tonight’s Evil Lives Here is “Our House Or Horrors.”

According to Evil Lives Here, Alice describes how she admired

Read more at: http://www.inquisitr.com/4033948/william-jennings-choyce-evil-lives-here-cali-serial-killers-wife-tells-all/