(Silver Spring, Md.) – Television’s home for true crime programming, Investigation Discovery (ID) announced today an all-new season of the network’s hit newsmagazine, DEADLINE: CRIME WITH TAMRON HALL. A respected news anchor and award-winning investigative journalist, Tamron Hall knows first-hand the effects of violent crime. Her older sister was a murder victim in a case that is still officially unsolved. Returning with eight new episodes, the new season follows Hall as she relentlessly searches for the truth in criminal cases where crucial evidence, testimonies, and motives have eluded justice. In each hour-long episode, Hall sits down for emotional, in-depth interviews with key players in the case and visits the scene of the crime to find out what really happened and determine whether justice was ultimately served. The all-new season ofDEADLINE: CRIME WITH TAMRON HALL premieres Sunday, September 8 at 10/9c, only on ID.
In the premiere episode, Vanishing on I-95, Lorraine Hendricks sets off to visit her best friend, and drives down I-95 from Jacksonville, Florida to Vero Beach. She never arrives. Two days later, police find her abandoned car on the side of the interstate; it seems Lorraine just walked away from it. Then her body is found one mile away, hidden in the woods. It’s a tragedy covered by all the newspapers, and when one woman reads about it, she suddenly has a hunch that her husband, Tim Harris, has something to do with it. But she faces violence herself before the truth is captured on tape.
Other episodes of DEADLINE: CRIME premiering this season are as follows:
Dancing with the Devil – premieres Sunday, September 15 at 10/9c
A missing cheerleader. A seemingly unrelated roadside fire. As two cases converge, police juggle numerous suspects and motives, until a cryptic surveillance video brings the investigation to a shocking conclusion of betrayal, devotion, and murder.
New Mexico Desert Killings – premieres Sunday, September 22 at 10/9c
When a young woman vanishes from a New Mexico convenience store, two detectives discover tracks in the dirt that may lead them to answers. But after a second woman disappears, it’s a race against time to stop a potential serial killer.
The Jersey Devil – premieres Sunday, September 29 at 10/9c
16-year-old Brittney Gregory is a star student in Brick Township, New Jersey. When she vanishes one night in 2004, local police begin a search that leads them into a world of dark secrets and dangerous players as they work to solve her disappearance.
Shot in the Dark – premieres Sunday, October 6 at 10/9c
28-year-old army veteran and beloved father of three, Joey Fulgham, is shot dead in his bed in May 2003. With so many suspects including Joey’s wife, her jealous boyfriend, and even her protective teenage brother, police have a lot of ground to cover to find out who killed Fulgham.
The Sheriff’s Son – premieres Sunday, October 13 at 10/9c
When an Arkansas outdoorsman disappears, authorities wade through a series of accusations and rumors in their hunt for the missing man. As they zero in on a suspect and the body count rises, detectives rush to capture the killer before it’s too late.
Driven to Murder – premieres Sunday, October 20 at 10/9c
In October 2016, after helping a friend fix his computer, 18-year-old tech prodigy, Sam Poss, takes off on foot and never returns home. Did the beloved teen run away? Was there an accident? Police work around the clock to find the truth.
Innocence Lost – premieres Sunday, October 27 at 10/9c
In July 2006, 22-year-old Tori Vienneau and her 10-month-old son, Dean, are both found strangled in their home. As San Diego police delve into Tori’s life, they uncover a complicated romance, a startling revelation, and evidence to make an arrest.
DEADLINE: CRIME WITH TAMRON HALL is produced for Investigation Discovery by Lion Television USA with Tony Tackaberry, Rebecca Bruno, Allison Corn, Stan Hsue and Jennifer Silverman as executive producers. For Investigation Discovery, Eugenie Vink and Tamron Hall are executive producers, Sara Kozak is senior vice president of production, Kevin Bennett is general manager and Henry Schleiff is Group President.
About Tamron Hall
Tamron Hall is an accomplished TV host, award-winning journalist, and philanthropist. Her highly-anticipated daytime talk show, “Tamron Hall,” will premiere on September 9, 2019 in national syndication. Since 2013, Tamron has hosted “Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall” on Investigation Discovery, taking an in-depth look at crimes that shocked the nation. Previously, Tamron co-hosted the third hour of “TODAY” and anchored “MSNBC Live with Tamron Hall.” She is the recipient of both an Emmy Award and the Edward R. Murrow Award for Reporting. Tamron spent 10 years at WFLD in Chicago before joining NBC, and began her broadcasting career in Texas at KBTX in Bryan followed by KTVT in Dallas. Tamron is a proud graduate of Temple University and sits on its Board of Trustees.
ABOUT LION TELEVISION
With offices in New York, London and Glasgow, Lion Television, an All3Media company, is one of the most successful independent production companies in the US and UK. Lion USA is headed by Tony Tackaberry and has produced over 350 hours of programming for MTV, Fox, History, E!, Bravo, TLC, Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Cooking Channel, PBS, MSNBC, CBS, A&E, HBO, VH1 and National Geographic, among others. Its recent productions include “Diabolical,” “Hometown Homicide,” “Follow Your Past,” “Sexy Beasts,” “Deadly Devotion,” “Money From Strangers,” “Junk Food Flip,” “Restaurant Redemption,” “History Detectives,” “MegaDrive,” “Easy Chinese” and a four-part documentary for PBS called “America Revealed.”
ABOUT INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY (ID)
Investigation Discovery (ID) is the leading crime and justice network on television, delivering the highest-quality programming to approximately 85 million U.S. households. From harrowing crimes to in-depth investigations and heart-breaking mysteries behind these “real people, real stories”, the always revealing network challenges our understanding of culture, society and the human condition. The #1 network for women in all of cable, ID’s programming is available in both high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD), as well as anytime and anywhere through the network’s TV Everywhere offering, IDGo. For exclusive web content and bonus material, fans can follow ID on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook or check out the network’s true crime blog, CrimeFeed.
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