True Life Crime
Genre
Presented by
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes18
Production
Executive producers
  • Anneka Jones
  • Banks Tarver
  • Ben Hurvitz
  • Jordana Hochman
  • Lily Neumeyer
  • Melissa Tallerine
  • Shawn Cuddy
  • Todd Radnitz
  • Brian DeCubellis
Producers
  • Kevin Vargas
  • Spencer Wilking
Cinematography
  • Nick Zane Miller
  • Shlomo Godder
  • B.J. Golnick
  • John Kelleran
  • Joshua Reis
Editors
  • Sam Dakil
  • James Cude
  • Duncan Adams
  • Phillip Chernyak
  • Thomas Hamilton
  • Allie Keefer
  • Logan Miller
  • Sosse Misserlian
Production companies
  • Good Caper Content
  • Karga 7 Pictures
  • Left-Right Productions
DistributorViacomCBS Domestic Media Networks
Release
Original networkMTV
Original releaseJanuary 8, 2020 (2020-01-08) –
present
Chronology
Related showsTrue Life
External links
Website

True Life Crime is an American true crime documentary television series that premiered on MTV on January 8, 2020.[1][2]

Episodes

Series overview

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
18January 8, 2020 (2020-01-08)February 26, 2020 (2020-02-26)
210July 13, 2021 (2021-07-13)August 31, 2021 (2021-08-31)

Season 1 (2020)

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(millions)
11"Tragic Accident or Calculated Murder?"January 8, 2020 (2020-01-08)0.51[3]
Case: Death of Kenneka Jenkins
22"Gang Target or Mistaken Identity?"January 15, 2020 (2020-01-15)0.42[4]
Case: Murder of Lesandro Guzman-Feliz
33"Killed for Gender Identity? The Kedarie Johnson Case"January 22, 2020 (2020-01-22)0.41[5]
Case: Murder of Kedarie Johnson
44"Runaway or Targeted Runner?"January 29, 2020 (2020-01-29)0.44[6]
Case: Disapperance of Jerika Binks
55"Skipping School or Silenced Forever?"February 5, 2020 (2020-02-05)0.37[7]
Case: Murder of Mujey Dumbuya
66"Suicide or Sinister Plot?"February 12, 2020 (2020-02-12)0.33[8]
Case: Death of Sarah Stern
77"The $5 Million Phone Hack"February 19, 2020 (2020-02-19)0.26[9]
Case: Joel Ortiz' SIM swap scam
88"Mom Gone Missing: Runaway or Murder Victim?"February 26, 2020 (2020-02-26)0.34[10]
Case: Disappearance of Hanna Harris

Season 2 (2021)

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(millions)
91"Religious Killing or Jealous Rage?"July 13, 2021 (2021-07-13)0.21[11]
Case: Murders of Britney Cosby and Crystal Jackson
102"Cliffside Accident or Campsite Killing?"July 14, 2021 (2021-07-14)0.19[12]
Case: Death of Lauren Agee
113"Drive By or Deadly Target?"July 15, 2021 (2021-07-15)0.20[13]
Case: Murder of Jaydon Chavez Silver
124"Runaway Twin or Twin In Trouble?"July 20, 2021 (2021-07-20)0.21[14]
Case: Disappearance of Jholie Moussa
135"Cold Case or Case of Corruption?"July 27, 2021 (2021-07-27)0.23[15]
Case: Murder of Heather Bogle
146"Did a Viral Assault Lead to a Murder?"August 3, 2021 (2021-08-03)0.24[16]
Case: Murder of Muhlaysia Booker
157"Ohio House of Horrors"August 10, 2021 (2021-08-10)0.25[17]
Case: Ashland kidnappings
168"Double Cross or Deadly Deal?"August 17, 2021 (2021-08-17)0.34[18]
Case: Murder of D'Anthony Keenan
179"Getting Away with Murder?"August 24, 2021 (2021-08-24)0.22[19]
Case: Murder of Mercedes Williamson
1810"Justice for Darrien"August 31, 2021 (2021-08-31)0.29[20]
Case: Killing of Darrien Hunt

References

  1. ^ "MTV Goes Behind the Controversial Headlines with New Investigative Series "True Life Crime"". The Futon Critic. January 3, 2020.
  2. ^ "True Life Crime Sneak Peek: Nev Schulman Examines the Case of Kenneka Jenkins". MTV. January 8, 2020.
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