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Murder for Hire

Murder for Hire

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  • Premiered: 
    April 7, 2019
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  • Network: Oxygen
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    3rd series from Dick Wolf on Oxygen, following Criminal Confessions 
  • Subject Matter: Crime
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Plot Synopsis

Executive produced by Dick Wolf, MURDER FOR HIRE is a one-hour docuseries that delves into the dark world of contract killings, showcasing murder-for-hire cases that were caught on tape. In an alarming trend, investigators are seeing a sharp increase in hired hits across the United States, and those attempting shockingly include: housewives, wealthy bankers, military officers and even grandmothers. From scorned lovers to jealous relatives, this series explores in rare, never-before-seen footage, how a seemingly good relationship can go wrong and the emotions surrounding the reveal when an intended victim discovers a hit has been taken on their life. Each 60-minute standalone episode features a different case of undercover agents immersing the viewer into the real life sting and investigation as they attempt to catch the perpetrator and ultimately prevent a murder. I the series opener, "An Ex-Wife's Revenge," after a bitter divorce, an addiction therapist blackmails her patient into helping her find a hitman to kill her ex-husband. But what she doesn't know is the patient enlists the help of an undercover officer to try to prevent a cold-blooded murder.

Production & Distribution

  • Produced by Wolf Reality
  • Produced by Shed Media U.S.
  • Produced by Green Lakes Production