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‘Dirty John’ and 5 other true crime podcasts you need to listen to right now

Dirty John” has emerged as the latest “Serial,” the kind of podcast that’s so riveting, it’ll eat up your whole night if you’re not careful. It’s all thanks to Los Angeles Times veteran journalist Christopher Goffard, who uncovered con man John Meehan and his crimes, which are mind-boggling and have struck a nerve with listeners.

But if you want more murder and mayhem, listen up. Megyn Kelly TODAY staffers share their favorite podcast picks, for police procedural and courtroom drama buffs.

“Sword and Scale”: Beautifully researched and produced. Gets very in-depth, with lots of audio from police interrogations and court interviews

Read more at: https://www.today.com/popculture/dirty-john-5-other-true-crime-podcasts-you-need-listen-t121093

Trump Gets Investigated in New True Crime Netflix Series ‘Dirty …

Netflix’s new true crime series is gonna be huge.

In a press release on Thursday, the streaming service announced a new original series coming in January, Dirty Moneywhich will investigate the dark underbelly of the world’s largest corporations—including the corporation built by the current President of the United States.

Dirty Money is helmed by Academy Award–winning director-producer Alex Gibney (Taxi to the Dark Side, Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room). The episode focused on Donald Trump and his business career, “The Confidence Man,” will be directed by Fisher Stevens, best known for directing The Cove, which won the 2010 Oscar for best documentary feature.

With his Dirty Money episode, Stevens will profile the rise and reign of the Trump Organization and Trump’s “business career transformed epic failures into a consummate branding machine that propelled him into office.” The series will use first-hand accounts from business perpetrators and

Read more at: http://www.newsweek.com/trump-gets-investigated-new-true-crime-netflix-series-dirty-money-748165

Trump Gets Investigated in New True Crime Netflix Series ‘Dirty Money’

Netflix’s new true crime series is gonna be huge.

In a press release on Thursday, the streaming service announced a new original investigative series coming next month, Dirty Moneywhich will investigate the dark underbelly of the world’s largest corporations—including the corporation built by the current President of the United States.

Dirty Money is helmed by Academy Award–winning director-producer Alex Gibney (Taxi to the Dark Side, Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room). The episode focused on Donald Trump and his business career, “The Confidence Man,” will be directed by Fisher Stevens, best known for directing The Cove, which won the 2010 Oscar for best documentary feature.

With his Dirty Money episode, Stevens will profile the rise and reign of the Trump Organization and Trump’s “epic failures into a consummate branding machine that propelled him into office.” The series will use first-hand accounts from business perpetrators and victims, along

Read more at: http://www.newsweek.com/trump-gets-investigated-new-true-crime-netflix-series-dirty-money-748165

Go behind the scenes of Dirty John: Live at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel


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Dirty John: the hit podcast changing our queasy relationship with true crime

It’s a love story that begins with an autopsy report, a description of a corpse mangled by 13 stab-wounds. Before we learn whose body it is, or how their death came about, we are guided through a harrowing tale of manipulation, deceit and abuse.

Dirty John, a new collaboration between the Los Angeles Times and audio producer Wondery, has become one of the most talked-about true crime stories of the year.

Across six instalments, Pulitzer-nominated journalist Christopher Goffard tells the story of Debra Newell, a successful Californian interior designer seduced by John Meehan, a violent con-artist described by one lawyer as “evil incarnate”.

Newell, a four-time divorcee, met Meehan through an online dating site. He claimed to be a devout Christian, attending the same church as her. Just days after they met, he told her he loved her; they married in secret two months later. But Newell’s children knew something was wrong

Read more at: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/radio/podcasts/dirty-john-true-story-behind-hit-podcast-changing-queasy-relationship/

Dirty John: the hit podcast changing our queasy relationship with …

It’s a love story that begins with an autopsy report, a description of a corpse mangled by 13 stab-wounds. Before we learn whose body it is, or how their death came about, we are guided through a harrowing tale of manipulation, deceit and abuse.

Dirty John, a new collaboration between the Los Angeles Times and audio producer Wondery, has become one of the most talked-about true crime stories of the year.

Across six instalments, Pulitzer-nominated journalist Christopher Goffard tells the story of Debra Newell, a successful Californian interior designer seduced by John Meehan, a violent con-artist described by one lawyer as “evil incarnate”.

Newell, a four-time divorcee, met Meehan through an online dating site. He claimed to be a devout Christian, attending the same church as her. Just days after they met, he told her he loved her; they married in secret two months later. But Newell’s children knew something was wrong

Read more at: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/radio/podcasts/dirty-john-true-story-behind-hit-podcast-changing-queasy-relationship/

The Best True Crime Podcasts To Start Once You’ve Binged ‘Dirty …

True crime podcasts are still alive and well, friends. That is terrible terminology to align with true crime podcasts considering they are usually about MURDERS, but here we are. I did it.

We’ve noticed you guys kinda like true crime podcasts. Some might say you are all a bit obsessed. To which we say – welcome to the damn club. Why do you think we were one of the first websites to write about the now-insanely-popular Dirty John? Because we are sad losers who spend all our spare time in podcast holes staring at the wall. And it pays off for YOU, ‘cos now you can benefit from all our binge-listening.

Here’s what we’ve loved of late. Quick note: if you’re a deep, hardcore true crime podcast fan chances are you’re well across a lot of these. We tried to include some well-loved ones for true crime newbies, as well as

Read more at: https://www.pedestrian.tv/entertainment/the-best-true-crime-podcasts-to-start-once-youve-binged-dirty-john/

Dirty John, your chilling new true crime obsession – podcasts of the week

Pick of the week: Dirty John

Startling new true crime podcast Dirty John (LA Times/Wondery/iTunes) looks at love, deceit and how warning signs can quickly lead to danger.

Christopher Goffard tells the story of Debra Newell, an interior designer who met the man of her dreams online. (No spoilers, but he turned out to be the Dirty John in question.) Pieced ­together with interviews from Newell and her family, this story about how a seemingly happy-ever-after tale can unravel will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Dirty John (real name John Meehan) came across as the ideal man when Newell met him on a dating site and the couple quickly moved in together, marrying in Las Vegas after just two months. Of course, her grownup children were protective, but a series of “red flags” presented themselves and soon the whole family were questioning Meehan’s honesty.

John, a “freelance anaesthesiologist”, put

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2017/oct/13/dirty-john-your-chilling-new-true-obsession-podcasts-of-the-week

Dirty John, your chilling new true crime obsession – podcasts of the …

Pick of the week: Dirty John

Startling new true crime podcast Dirty John (LA Times/Wondery/iTunes) looks at love, deceit and how warning signs can quickly lead to danger.

Christopher Goffard tells the story of Debra Newell, an interior designer who met the man of her dreams online. (No spoilers, but he turned out to be the Dirty John in question.) Pieced ­together with interviews from Newell and her family, this story about how a seemingly happy-ever-after tale can unravel will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Dirty John (real name John Meehan) came across as the ideal man when Newell met him on a dating site and the couple quickly moved in together, marrying in Las Vegas after just two months. Of course, her grownup children were protective, but a series of “red flags” presented themselves and soon the whole family were questioning Meehan’s honesty.

John, a “freelance anaesthesiologist”, put

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2017/oct/13/dirty-john-your-chilling-new-true-obsession-podcasts-of-the-week