A&E on Thursday announced plans for a two-hour documentary one-of-a-kind pegged to the 20th anniversary of JonBenet Ramsey’s slaying.

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Set to premiere Monday, Sept. 5, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, The Killing of JonBenet: The Truth Unspanned will certainly include never-before-viewed instance details — including Burke Ramsey’s 1998 interview tape detailing his first-hand also account of the occasions of the death of his sister.

JonBenet Ramsey was discovered bconsumed to fatality in the basement of her family members residence on Dec. 26, 1996. Her slaying continues to be unfixed.


The distinct also will incorporate what A&E is billing as the initially intercheck out with John Ramsey, the previous son beauty queen’s father, in a sit-down conversation marking the 20th anniversary of her fatality. He is poised to share “unprecedented access” to his diaries at the time of his daughter’s death and share his thoughts and also feelings from his wife, Patsy, at a level he has actually not done before. The distinct additionally will include what the cabler defines as “exclusive and also shocking DNA evidence” that sheds new light on who “actually committed the murder.”


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The Truth Unextended is produced by Mills Productions for A&E. Exec producing are Davis Mills and Janet Taylor alongside A&E’s Elaine Frontain Bryant and also Laura Fleury.

This marks the fourth JonBenet Ramsey-themed job in the functions as TV looks for its next O.J. Simpboy. Investigation Discoexceptionally will certainly air a three-component unique — JonBenet: An Amerihave the right to Murder Mystery — on Sept. 12 that is likewise said to encompass brand-new evidence. CBS will certainly kick off its autumn season Sept. 18 with its Tom Forman-developed docuseries The Case Of: JonBenet Ramsey, whose title was changed from Case Closed to reflect the investigation’s continuous nature. And Lifetime, meanwhile, will certainly deyet a TV movie, Who Killed JonBenet?, in the loss, though a premiere date has actually not been announced.

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True-crime fare continues to be in high demand on broadcast, cable and streaming solutions complying with the current success of HBO’sThe Jinx, Netflix’sMaking a Murdererand also FX’sThe People v. O.J. Simpson: Amerideserve to Crime Story. Multiple outallows are exploring other crime stories in both the docuseries and scripted formats.


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