On a day that’s meant to celebrate love and romance, true crime network Investigation Discovery is taking a look at a love story gone wrong.
The two-part special He Lied About Everything, which premieres tonight (Feb. 14) at 8 p.m. ET/PT, spotlights the relationship between investigative news producer Benita Alexander and world-renowned surgeon Paolo Macchiarini (pictured, right).
While the pair’s relationship began as picture perfect, it devolved into a nightmare filled with deceit and destruction as lies surrounding Macchiarini’s business and personal life begin to surface.
Realscreen caught up with Alexander (pictured, left), the executive producer and subject of the special, to talk about the project ahead of its release.
This interview has been edited for length and clarity.
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