SILVER SPRING, Md.
Jan. 2, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Investigation Discovery turns traditional crime drama on its head with the new series,
Tuesday, January 15, at 10pm E/P
. Moving in reverse, this show debuts the next great angle in compelling storytelling as it starts at the scene of the crime and goes backwards in time to reveal the killer, revealing their motive and the truth behind what really drove them to murder.
"As a destination for people who crave crime and mystery programming, we are always searching for innovative ways to tell our stories and keep our audience captivated," said
, president and general manager of Investigation Discovery. "
brings a unique angle and to me, there's nothing 'better for change' than literally, flipping the script."
illustrates how a murder investigation never starts at the beginning, but when a body is found. It's up to the investigators to piece together the story, tracing the series of intersecting, and often complex events and relationships that unfolded to arrive at the root of the crime. Viewers follow the backward tale of murder from the false motives and mistaken witnesses to conversations taken completely out of context, until the truth finally comes out at the very end. With interviews from friends and family close to the victims, and sometimes even the killer themselves, this chilling and haunting series uses a combination of traditional elements of true crime programming by integrating first person interviews along with stylized recreations.
And leading up to the premiere, ID has partnered with
to bring ID fans together for murder mystery dinner events in cities across the country including
and Atlanta. Viewers can check out
to get an advanced screening of
along with alerts for upcoming events. The promotion will be live on
, as well as the network's social pages including
is produced for Investigation Discovery by Stephen David Entertainment with
as executive producer, along with
as co-executive producers. For Investigation Discovery,
is associate producer,
is executive producer,
is SVP of production, and
is president and general manager.
About Stephen David Entertainment:
Stephen David Entertainment is an end-to-end television production and development company based out of
New York City
, with its own in-house post-facility. The company focuses on reality shows, docu-series as well as select scripted shows. Stephen David Entertainment is a leader in quality television productions, with Mr. David hand-selecting every project that gets the company's stamp of approval. Stephen David Entertainment is currently producing projects for a wide-range of networks, including, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Lifetime, HGTV and History Channel.
About Investigation Discovery
Investigation Discovery (ID) is America's leading mystery-and-suspense network. From harrowing crimes and salacious scandals to the in-depth investigations and heart-breaking mysteries that result, ID challenges our everyday understanding of culture, society and the human condition. ID delivers the highest-quality programming to nearly 80 million U.S. households with viewer favorites that include
On the Case with Paula Zahn
Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda
Who the (Bleep) Did I Marry?
Stalked: Someone's Watching
. For more information, please visit
. Investigation Discovery is part of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's #1 nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.8 billion cumulative subscribers in 209 countries and territories.
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