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ABC to Present 2-Night Documentary Event on Life of Princess Diana


ABC to Present 2-Night Documentary Event on Life of Princess Diana

ABC and People announce a four-hour primetime television event on the extraordinary life of Princess Diana. The documentary event, which will air on ABC over two nights in August 2017, marking the 20th anniversary of her tragic passing at age 36, will capture the most comprehensive interviews ever conducted on the woman known as the People’s Princess: in-depth conversations with those who knew her best, as well as the world’s leading Diana experts. These interviews will be woven together with People’s unparalleled reporting, as well as captivating archival footage of the Princess of Wales. The documentary will not only explore the remarkable chapters of Diana’s life, but will also delve deeply into the ways in which her story remains relevant today. This television event will remind the world why they fell in

Read more at: http://www.broadwayworld.com/article/ABC-to-Present-2-Night-Documentary-Event-on-Life-of-Princess-Diana-20170724

Investigation Discovery to air Monday new documentary on Angie Zapata murder in Greeley

The 2008 murder of Angie Zapata in Greeley will air at 8 p.m. Monday on the Investigation Discovery’s series, “Murder Calls.”

The show features the real-life 911 call of Zapata’s two sisters as they discover her body, in a small apartment in downtown Greeley. At the scene, family members reveal a stunning surprise, then work with detectives to identify the culprit. The investigation leads police to a killer whose self-hatred drove him to commit the ultimate sin, in a precedent-setting case for federal hate crime laws, according to a news release.

Angie Zapata, 18, died July 17, 2008, after being beaten to death in her apartment. Allen Andrade, 32, of Thornton, was convicted of first-degree murder, with a hate-crime sentence enhancer, on April 22, 2009.

Police believed Andrade beat Zapata with a fire extinguisher from her apartment, then fled later in

Read more at: http://www.greeleytribune.com/news/local/investigation-discovery-to-air-new-documentary-on-angie-zapata-murder-monday/

TV judge looks at Halliwell murders in new documentary

A NEW documentary examining harrowing details of how police caught double-murderer Christopher Halliwell will be broadcast on ITV tomorrow.

Television personality and real-life criminal defence barrister Judge Rinder will step out from behind the bench to take a closer look at the gripping case of Sian O’Callaghan, who disappeared after a night out with friends at the Suju nightclub in Old Town in March 2011.

The hour-long special will follow the multiple twists and turns in the case from the initial arrest to the court case, as well as Halliwell’s life-sentence imposed last year after he was found guilty of murdering Becky Godden.

The Judge Rinder documentary comes just weeks after a show aired in the USA recounting the 22-year-old’s last movements.

See No Evil: Watch Me Disappear, on the Investigation Discovery channel, revealed CCTV and Automatic Numberplate Recognition (ANPR) were key in apprehending Halliwell.

The documentary revealed suspicion swiftly fell on the taxi driver

Read more at: http://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/news/local/15343976.TV_judge_looks_at_Halliwell_murders_in_new_documentary/

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A NEW documentary examining harrowing details of how police caught double-murderer Christopher Halliwell will be broadcast on ITV tomorrow.

Television personality and real-life criminal defence barrister Judge Rinder will step out from behind the bench to take a closer look at the gripping case of Sian O’Callaghan, who disappeared after a night out with friends at the Suju nightclub in Old Town in March 2011.

The hour-long special will follow the multiple twists and turns in the case from the initial arrest to the court case, as well as Halliwell’s life-sentence imposed last year after he was found guilty of murdering Becky Godden.

The Judge Rinder documentary comes just weeks after a show aired in the USA recounting the 22-year-old’s last movements.

See No Evil: Watch Me Disappear, on the Investigation Discovery channel, revealed CCTV and Automatic Numberplate Recognition (ANPR) were key in apprehending Halliwell.

The documentary revealed suspicion swiftly fell on the taxi driver

Read more at: http://www.swindonadvertiser.co.uk/news/15343976.TV_judge_looks_at_Halliwell_murders_in_new_documentary/

Kayla Berg case gets national attention in cable documentary

ANTIGO, Wis. (WSAW) — A nearly 8 year old missing persons case received national attention Sunday after being featured during a cable documentary.

Investigation Discovery aired an episode of “Disappeared” highlighting the case of missing Antigo teen– Kayla Berg. She was reported missing in August 2009.

Kayla was given a ride to a house on East Wausau Avenue by Kevin Kielcheski– a friend of her brother. It was reportedly to see an ex-boyfriend Miguel Marrero. But Kayla’s friends said Marrero had moved, and Kayla knew that.

Kayla’s mother, Hope Sprenger told NewsChannel 7 she wasn’t sure how her daughter’s story was selected, but did say she had written into the show a few years ago.

The episode highlighted the amount of resources investigators from Langlade County have devoted to the case. Including seeking help from the National Guard in March 2010 to

Read more at: http://www.wsaw.com/fox/content/news/Kayla-Berg-disappearance-to-air-Sunday-on-Investigation-Discovery-425936454.html

Documentary examines the Felix Vail case

A documentary about the Felix Vail case will air Monday on Investigation Discovery Channel. 

The channel number for Investigation Discovery varies according to your cable provider. Check with them to find out where you can watch. 

The piece, “A Mother’s Quest,”  will air on The Real Story with Maria Elena Salinas. 

As we reported last year, Vail was convicted of second-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison for the 1962 murder of his wife, Mary Horton Vail.

Vail, 76, was convicted of Mary Horton Vail’s murder, but during his trial evidence was presented that his second wife, Annette Carver, and a girlfriend, Sharon Hensley, also had disappeared. Hensley was last seen in 1974 and Carver in 1984. 

To read our stories about the trial, click here.

Read more at: http://www.katc.com/story/35525946/documentary-examines-the-felix-vail-case