Investigation Discovery Chief Henry Schleiff To Exit

Henry Schleiff, who has worked in cable television for more than 40 years, is exiting Investigation Discovery. He is leaving in a shakeup that will also see the departure of general manager Kevin Bennett, with Jason Sarlanis taking over the true-crime network. Sarlanis, who is currently SVP development, TLC, has been responsible for spearheading 90 Day Fiancé, one of the company’s biggest hits.

‘In Pursuit With John Walsh’ Returning For Second Season On Investigation Discovery

‘True Crime Files’ Joins Syndication In Fall

The hour-long series from Investigation Discovery has been picked up by Tribune and Sinclair stations and has 60% clearance so far.

Keith Morrison Is TV’s King Of True-Life Crime

Investigation Discovery Top Cable Ch. For Women

‘Dateline’s Morrison Gets Investigation Discovery Job

Barbara Walters Revisits ‘American Scandals’

The veteran newswoman’s nine-segment series premieres on Investigation Discovery on Monday.

Barbara Walters To Revisit Big News Stories

The Investigation Discovery channel said Thursday that “Barbara Walters Presents American Scandals” will debut Nov. 2. The hour-long episodes focus on events ranging from political misbehavior to crime, and will include previous interviews conducted by Walters along with new material.

Barbara Walters To Host Investigation Discovery Series

NBC, ID Partners On Pistorius Documentary

NEW YORK (AP) — The desire to produce a quick documentary on Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius and the shooting death of his live-in girlfriend has led to a new partnership between two television networks. The Investigation Discovery Network on Sunday will premiere a special, “Beauty & The Blade Runner,” about the South African athlete and […]

‘All My Children’s’ Lucci To Host ‘Real-Life Soap’

NEW YORK (AP) — “All My Children” veteran Susan Lucci is returning to the world of soap operas. But this time, the stories will be real. Lucci will host and narrate “Deadly Affairs,” a new primetime series airing on Investigation Discovery. The show will explore true stories of romance gone wrong and the crimes of […]

Would-Be Letterman Extortionist Gets New TV Gig