Monthly Archives: September 2015

‘Fame Kills’: Reelz TV Crime Documentary Show To Air Cases Of Wannabe Hollywood Stars Who Were Found Dead

Fame Kills, the new TV series, is headed for the Reelz channel this weekend. Fame Kills depicts the lives of ordinary people who had dreams of making it big in Hollywood, only to end up dead in some tragic way, PRWEB is reporting. The true stories of these inspiring Hollywood artists will be told through interviews with law enforcement, family members, and anyone else who was connected to the case. Reelz’s Fame Kills will recreate the events and dramatize the true stories, stories that are sure to grab viewers and keep them on the edge of their seats. Each episode has a running time of one hour.

The true-crime documentary show will include the tragic tales of Linda Sobek, Debbie Flores-Narvaez, Rebecca Schaeffer, and Melissa Haferman. See the episode guide below to get the details.

Fame Kills Upcoming Episodes

Linda Sobek — was a gorgeous, blonde swimsuit model who had high

Read more at: https://www.inquisitr.com/2436867/fame-kills-reelz-tv-crime-documentary-show-to-airs-cases-of-wanna-bee-hollywood-stars-who-were-found-dead/

‘Fame Kills’: Reelz TV Crime Documentary Show To Air Cases Of Wannabe Hollywood Stars Who Were Found Dead

Fame Kills, the new TV series, is headed for the Reelz channel this weekend. Fame Kills depicts the lives of ordinary people who had dreams of making it big in Hollywood, only to end up dead in some tragic way, PRWEB is reporting. The true stories of these inspiring Hollywood artists will be told through interviews with law enforcement, family members, and anyone else who was connected to the case. Reelz’s Fame Kills will recreate the events and dramatize the true stories, stories that are sure to grab viewers and keep them on the edge of their seats. Each episode has a running time of one hour.

The true-crime documentary show will include the tragic tales of Linda Sobek, Debbie Flores-Narvaez, Rebecca Schaeffer, and Melissa Haferman. See the episode guide below to get the details.

Fame Kills Upcoming Episodes

Linda Sobek — was a gorgeous, blonde swimsuit model who had high

Read more at: https://www.inquisitr.com/2436867/fame-kills-reelz-tv-crime-documentary-show-to-airs-cases-of-wanna-bee-hollywood-stars-who-were-found-dead/

History Executive Shakeup: Dirk Hoogstra Exits, Jana Bennett Named President

There is another top level executive change at A+E Networks: FYI and LMN president Jana Bennett has been promoted to Jana Bennet HeadshotPresident and General Manager of History. Bennett replaces Dirk Hoogstra, who will return to independent producing. Word is that Hoogstra, who has been passionate about scripted TV,  is leaving on good terms and would join a production company later this year. Search for Bennett’s replacement at FYI and LMN will begin immediately. Bennett will report to Paul Buccieri, who joined late last year as President of AE and History. Bennett has been at A+E Networks for two years. The respected executive was brought in two years ago to spearhead the transformation of BIO into lifestyle brand FIY.

“Jana has one of the strongest track records building and shaping global brands – first at the BBC and now here at A+E Networks,” said

Read more at: https://deadline.com/2015/09/history-shakeup-dirk-hoogstra-exits-jana-bennett-president-1201534299/

History Executive Shakeup: Dirk Hoogstra Exits, Jana Bennett Named President

There is another top level executive change at A+E Networks: FYI and LMN president Jana Bennett has been promoted to Jana Bennet HeadshotPresident and General Manager of History. Bennett replaces Dirk Hoogstra, who will return to independent producing. Word is that Hoogstra, who has been passionate about scripted TV,  is leaving on good terms and would join a production company later this year. Search for Bennett’s replacement at FYI and LMN will begin immediately. Bennett will report to Paul Buccieri, who joined late last year as President of AE and History. Bennett has been at A+E Networks for two years. The respected executive was brought in two years ago to spearhead the transformation of BIO into lifestyle brand FIY.

“Jana has one of the strongest track records building and shaping global brands – first at the BBC and now here at A+E Networks,” said

Read more at: https://deadline.com/2015/09/history-shakeup-dirk-hoogstra-exits-jana-bennett-president-1201534299/

Agatha Christie: genius or hack? Crime writers pass judgment and pick favourites

I used to think of my early teenage addiction to the works of Agatha Christie as the literary equivalent of pool-hall prowess, the sign of a mis-spent youth. Looking back on it now, it seems clear that Enid Blyton was the gateway drug: the Famous Five and the Secret Seven gave me a craving that soon only Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple could satisfy.

Apart from the most famous plots, the details have long since faded, save the odd motive for murder (passing on German measles!); weird clues (Lo – Hen – Grin); and peculiar words (mountebanks and anti-macassars); but what still linger in the memory are the paranoid parsing of every paragraph for that tell-tale clue; the late nights when lights out had to be disobeyed as a denouement loomed; and the satisying frustration of being outwitted time and again by a master plotter. Part of

Read more at: http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/agatha-christie-genius-or-hack-crime-writers-pass-judgment-and-pick-favourites-1.2351699

A+E Networks Promotes Laura Fleury to SVP at LMN

A+E Networks has promoted Laura Fleury to senior vice president, Development Programming of LMN, the company announced Tuesday.

Fleury will oversee the network’s scripted and unscripted development and programming strategy, and report to Jana Bennett, President of FYI and LMN. She will also consult on crime and justice programming development for the flagship AE Network.

“Laura is a skilled executive who has already built an impressive track record of significant accomplishments at LMN,” said Bennett in a statement. “Her powerful programming slate has led to significant audience growth for the network resulting in LMN’s placement among the top 25 networks for women.”

Most recently in her 15 years at A+E, Fleury has been vice president, Development Programming of LMN. She also served as executive producer on all series and specials, including “Monster in My Family,” “Escaping Polygamy” and “I

Read more at: https://www.thewrap.com/ae-networks-promotes-laura-fleury-to-svp-at-lmn/