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2017

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RELATIONSHIP &
BIOPICS

MICHAEL
JACKSON

SEARCHING FOR NEVERLAND

THE MAN
BEHIND THE
MUSIC

Based on the best-selling book written by two of his most trusted bodyguards, Remember the Time: Protecting Michael Jackson in His Final Days, is a surprisingly intimate look inside Neverland Ranch during the final years of legendary pop superstar and musical icon, Michael Jackson.

Starring his most renowned and respected impersonator, Navi, and recounted by two men who were at the heart of his inner circle till the end, Michael Jackson: Searching for Neverland exposes the dynamic complexities of a man recognized by millions yet known by just a few, the deep love Michael had for his children, his longing for normalcy and public redemption, and the demons he faced leading up to his tragic death.

1 x 2 hours or 1 x 2½ hours.Produced by State Street Pictures &
A+E StudiosTM for Lifetime® Television (2017)
CONTROVERSIAL TRUE STORY.TOP TALENT. CHART TOPPING PERFORMANCE.#2 Movie Premiere on Lifetime in 2017.2 million Total Viewers tuned into see the
magic and 850,000 A25–54 growing triple digits
from Lifetime’s 2017 YTD prime average.

STORY OF
A GIRL

Starring Kevin Bacon

A-LIST TALENT BRINGS BIG SUCCESS TO LIFETIME

Delivered 1.2 million Total Viewers, skewing
upscale and educated.
Outperformed Lifetime®’s 2017 YTD primeaverage by +47% with Total Viewers, +26%with A25–54 and and +29% with W25–54.

ESCAPING YOUR PAST
IS HARD WHEN NO ONE
LETS YOU FORGET.

Based on Sara Zarr’s best selling novel, Ryann Shane stars as Deanna, a 13-year-old girl who longs to escape a sordid past after her recorded sexual encounter with her older brother’s best friend goes viral. Three years later, Deanna struggles to reclaim her reputation and move beyond her mistake in a town that won’t let her forget.

Golden Globe® and Emmy® Award-winning actress Kyra Sedgwick makes her directorial debut as SAG and Golden Globe® winner Kevin Bacon stars alongside newcomer, Ryann Shane, in this raw coming-of-age story of innocence lost, the choices we make in our youth, and how they shape who we become.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Random Bench Productions (2017)

CRIME &
THRILLERS

COCAINE
GODMOTHER

Starring Catherine Zeta-Jones

THOSE WHO
UNDERESTIMATED
HER PAID THE
ULTIMATE PRICE.

Cocaine Godmother is a chilling look at the twisted life and legacy of Griselda Blanco — a ruthless drug lord for the Medellín Cartel who mentored global kingpin and infamous cocaine icon, Pablo Escobar. Blanco pioneered the Cocaine Cowboy wars that plagued Miami in the 1970s and 80s, and is estimated to be responsible for over 200 murders.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Asylum Entertainment (2017)Television (2016)

MENENDEZ:
BLOOD
BROTHERS

Starring Courtney Love

WHAT COULD BE MORE BRUTAL THAN MURDER?

By all accounts, Erik and Lyle Menendez lived an all-American life of luxury and privilege. But when their parents were found gunned down in the living room of their picturesque Beverly Hills home, the world wondered why these seemingly sweet, highly educated boys would savagely kill their own parents. The only thing more shocking than the murder was their motive. Never-before-seen details emerge as Erik and Lyle struggle with their overwhelming guilt, the harsh reality of the abuse that led them down this unimaginable path of destruction, and the trial that shocked an entire nation.

KILLER COMPANION SPECIALBeyond the Headlines: Murder in the Family

RATINGS HIGHLIGHTSAveraged 1.3 million Total Viewers.Grew from Lifetime®’s YTD prime average by

2 x 1 hour.Produced by Meg TV, Inc. (2017)double digits: +82% with Total Viewers and +71% with A25–54.

OSCAR PISTORIUS:
BLADE RUNNER
KILLER

THE DEATH OF A
BEAUTY. THE FALL OF
AN OLYMPIC ICON.

STARRING Emmy® Award winning and Golden Globe® nominated Leslie Greif

The world was shocked, saddened, and undeniably fascinated when famed Paralympian Oscar Pistorius was accused of murdering his model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp in a fit of rage on Valentine’s Day, 2013. Relive the events that led to that fateful night, the courtroom drama that followed, and discover the truth about their relationship.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by ThinkFactory Media (2017)

I AM
ELIZABETH
SMART

“I feel so fortunate that I was able to come through this unscarred…Don’t give up. Miracles do happen.”

– Elizabeth Smart

STARRING

Alana Boden, Skeet Ulrich

At just 14 years old, Elizabeth Smart suffered and survived the unthinkable — nine months of rape and torture at the hands of brazen kidnappers, Brian Mitchell and his wife, Wanda Barzee.

Now a 29-year-old mother and victim advocate, Elizabeth reveals personal new details about her harrowing ordeal as she and those closest to the case finally set the record straight about what really happened — from the night of her abduction to her daring rescue, heroic recovery, and reclaimed life.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Larry A. Thompson Productions,Inc. for Lifetime® Television (2012)

THE LOST
WIFE OF
ROBERT DURST

THREE BRUTAL MURDERS.

ONE BIZARRE BILLIONAIRE.

Twenty years after her mysterious disappearance, Kathie Durst’s husband — eccentric billion dollar real estate heir Robert Durst — awaits trial for the murder of his neighbor, Morris Black, while Kathie’s family awaits justice for the man they’re convinced is her cold and calculating killer.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by A+E StudiosTM (2017)

DEADLY
SECRETS
BY THE LAKE

When her younger sister is arrested for murder, an NYPD Detective returns home to prove her innocence. But the dark secrets she uncovers could tear apart this seemingly idyllic town.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Reel World (2017)

THE WRONG BED:
NAKED PURSUIT

When two complete strangers wake up handcuffed to each other naked in bed with no memory of how they got there, they must work together using text message clues from the night before to unravel this potentially deadly mystery.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Reel World (2017)

TEN:
MURDER ISLAND

Best friends Meg and Minnie are psyched for boys, booze and an exclusive house party on the abandoned Henry Island. But the weekend of their lives quickly turns into a nightmare as the teens are violently hunted one by one. Meg must stop the murders before it’s too late.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Rainmaker Films (2017)

ONE
SMALL
INDISCRETION

When Caroline and her husband briefly separated years ago, she found comfort in the arms of another man. When she and her husband reunited, she put the past behind her. But the beautiful daughter of her ex-lover remembers the repercussions of their affair and setting out to rent Caroline’s family guesthouse with one goal in mind — revenge.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Reel World (2017)

THE
WRONG
NEIGHBOR

STARRING

Michael Madsen (Reservoir Dogs, Kill Bill: Vol. 1 & Vol 2)

When a newly separated father and his teenaged daughter move into the neighborhood, they become the deadly obsession of the deranged seductress next door.

1 x 2 hours.Produced by Reel One (2017)

TINY HOUSE OF TERRORDesperate to move on from the disappearance and suspected death of her tech mogul husband, Samantha Hastings trades in her life of luxury for the seclusion of a rural tiny house. When the house takes on a life of its own and her husband reemerges, she fears she’s been the real target all along.1 x 2 hours.Produced by Just Singer Entertainment (2017)

THE WRONG STUDENTA lovesick teen threatens to sabotage her sexy soccer coach when he refuses her advances and falls for the new woman in town.1 x 2 hours.Produced by Hybrid (2017)

SINISTER MINISTERA manipulative minister and serial wife killer targets his next victim so he can marry her young daughter. Based on a true story.1 x 2 hours.Produced by The Asylum (2017)

FORGOTTEN EVILRenee narrowly escapes the horror of being deliberately trapped underwater with no memory of life before that moment. As she struggles to rebuild her life and regain her past, it may be the very thing threatening her future.1 x 2 hours.Produced by The Asylum (2017)

DRINK, SLAY, LOVETeen vampire life is picture perfect for Pearl who loves making out with her hot boyfriend, driving fast cars, and snacking on humans out behind the Dairy Hut. But life takes on a whole new meaning when she’s mysteriously attacked one night and wakes up human the next morning. Now she’s torn between the vampire way of life she’s always known, her parents’ hunger for the blood of her new friends, and her growing human conscience. Based on the popular young adult novel by Sarah Beth Durst.1 x 2 hours.Produced by Just Singer Entertainment (2017)

WEB CAM GIRLAlex’s rebel cousin Carolyn loves to “cam” it up on the Internet, communicating with strange men (for money?). But when Carolyn goes missing, Alex suspects she broke the cardinal rule and met one of her Internet clients in person. With time running out and no one taking her seriously, it’s up to Alex to track down and face her cousin’s kidnapper.1 x 2 hours.Produced by Reel One (2017)

WATCHER
IN THE WOODS

Starring: Anjelica Huston in a role originated by Bette Davis. Directed by Melissa Joan Hart.

Jan Carstairs and her family rent a manor in the idyllic English countryside for the summer. However, the woods surrounding the estate are less than inviting and Jan is immediately uneasy. Mrs. Aylwood, the owner, notices that Jan bears a striking resemblance to her daughter, Karen, who disappeared 20 years ago and warns her to stay out of the woods. But soon strange occurrences start happening to Jan and her little sister Ellie, including hearing voices and feeling that someone is watching her, which makes Jan suspect that it somehow links to what happened to Karen. As she hunts for the truth, she has no idea how much danger she has just put herself and her sister in…now they may not be able to escape from the Watcher in the woods.

STARRING

Emily Rudd, Maria Dizzia, Skyler Maxon, Keenan Tracey, Siobhan Williams, Zoe De Grand Maison, Jon Cor star. (2017)

After the death of her father, 17-year-old Miranda Merchant reluctantly arrives on the shores of Selkie Island to live with her estranged mother, Amelia. As Miranda settles into island life, she finds herself torn between TJ, heir to one of the oldest Selkie families, and mysterious bad boy Leo who is part of the working class “townies.” When Miranda learns about the Seawalkers, who, according to local legend, are half human and half sea creature, she begins to believe that they could be real. As she uncovers more about her family’s past, Miranda makes a startling discovery about her own connections to the Seawalkers

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