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Dying to Be Famous: The Ryan Singleton Mystery

Dying to Be Famous: The Ryan Singleton Mystery

  • Premiered: 
    November 1, 2020
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  • Network: Bounce TV
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Type: Live Action
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  • Subject Matter: Crime
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Plot Synopsis

DYING TO BE FAMOUS: THE RYAN SINGLETON MYSTERY is a six-part, true-crime series that revolves around the still unsolved mysterious death of Ryan Singleton, a 24-year old aspiring model and film producer, who sets out to pursue fame and fortune in Hollywood with his close friends. With the goal of being the "Black Entourage," the group's dreams of stardom take a tragic turn when Ryan is found dead on September 21, 2013 in California's Mojave Desert, his body dumped, mutilated and missing ALL organs. Using footage the group shot meant to document their journey plus new interviews, clues and discoveries uncovered in their own investigation, the series will look to piece together what happened to their friend. DYING TO BE FAMOUS premiered on Sunday, November 1, 2020 from 9-11pm ET/PT, as Bounce TV debuted back-to-back new episodes. A new episode debuts each Sunday at 9pm thereafter, through November 29.

"The Black Entourage" (Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 9pm): Four young African American men, Ryan, Antonio, Jared and Lance, chase fame and fortune in NYC. Inspired by the TV series ENTOURAGE, they believe they can be the "Black Entourage" and start filming a reality show about themselves and Ryan's exploding modelling career...and the sky's the limit.

"Are We Famous Yet?" (Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 10pm): After tasting success in New York, Ryan Singleton and the "Black Entourage" head to Hollywood to pursue their dreams of becoming movie producers. They start making it big immediately and soon they're working on a multi-million dollar movie. Overnight success goes off the rails and their dreams unexpectedly turn into a nightmare when, after suddenly getting married, Ryan goes missing.

"Ryan: Dead in the Desert" (Sunday, November 8, 2020 at 9pm): After 74 agonizing days, Ryan Singleton's mummified and mutilated body turns up in the Mojave desert. His organs are missing. The cops and FBI fail to provide answers about Ryan's fate to his devastated mother and friends. The "Black Entourage" start their own investigation.

"Mysteries & Theories" (Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 9pm): The "Black Entourage" and their private detectives explore the mysteries and theories surrounding model and film producer Ryan Singleton's disappearance and death. Against the backdrop of one of America's notorious killing fields, the investigation digs deep into the dark worlds of organ trafficking, cult rituals, white supremacists and more.

Ryan's Last Ride (Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 9pm): The Black Entourage and the private detectives investigating male model and film producer Ryan Singleton's macabre and bizarre death manage to piece together his last movements. The investigation focuses on Ryan's mysterious 1700-mile drive across the Southwest immediately before his disappearance. The team recovers the last videos Ryan made.

#Justice4Ryan (Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 9pm): The Black Entourage and their detectives turn up new information about Ryan Singleton's death, including the grave concerns of a coroner and a mystery about who is actually in his grave. The team tries to provide Ryan's family with emotional closure and also moves to reignite a formal investigation into Ryan's death. The surviving members of the Black Entourage continue their quest for the American Dream in Ryan's honor.