Here is a rundown of all the new true crime television premiering this week:
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20TH, 2020:
Doomsday: The Missing Children (Investigation Discovery)
In the fall of 2019, a boy and his stepsister go missing. Grandparents Larry and Kay Woodcock desperately try to find out what happened to them and why.
In the episode entitled "The Episode You Never Saw," to celebrate its 500th episode, Snapped reveals its never-before-aired pilot, a story swirling with infidelity, a doctor's millions and two twin sisters who are anything but identical.
In the episode entitled "Dana Flynn," the twisted story of a heinous murder plot in Kansas, rife with betrayal and deceit. In an exclusive interview with someone personally involved in the crime, hear a riveting account of the deadly scheme.
American Monster (Investigation Discovery)
In an episode entitled "Out Of His Shell," profiles of killers and kidnappers who committed astonishing crimes while leading ordinary lives.
The Real Murders Of Orange County (Oxygen)
In the episode entitled "A Deadly Double Life, A Tale Of Two Brothers," horrific and salacious cases rock Southern California's wealthy coastal community. From a murder-for-hire gone wrong to families turning on their own, viewers hear the harrowing tales of when privilege leads to problems and greed leads to murder.
Real Life Nightmare (HLN)
In the episode entitled "Missing Skelton Brothers," three young brothers are reported missing the day after Thanksgiving. In a shocking twist, their daddy claims he gave them to an underground group - but investigators say his stories doesn't line up.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 21ST, 2020:
Twisted Sisters (Investigation Discovery)
In the episode entitled "The Patio Door," a sibling rivalry takes a deadly turn when a local gang is asked to complete a mission of revenge.
Till Death Do Us Part (Investigation Discovery)
In the episode entitled "Some Kind Of Monster," when Manjit Basra and Mukhtiar Panghali settle down and start a family, it seemed like a dream come true. However, this dream, turned into a nightmare that has a heartbreaking ending and leaves everyone with unanswered questions.
Her Last Christmas (Investigation Discovery)
Ashley Benson's body is found in the stairwell of a posh hotel, eventually exposing hidden secrets and leaving a family in shambles.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22ND, 2020:
Murder In The Heartland (Investigation Discovery)
In the episode "Beautiful Mess," bride-to-be Patricia Richmond is found bound and murdered at her future in-laws' home in the resort town of Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Dead Silent (Investigation Discovery)
In the episode entitled "Three Miles On Castle Rock Road," a young Native American woman is found near the side of a road in rural Montana; she is badly beaten and barely hanging onto life. Her fasmily's search for justice leads them down an unexpected road.
Murder Under The Christmas Trees (Investigation Discovery)
A bloody crime scene is discovered at a Christmas Tree farm, and police rush to find the killer.
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 23RD, 2020:
People Magazine Investigates (Investigation Discovery)
In the episode entitled "What Happened To Baby Lisa," in 2011, a 10-month baby girl goes missing from her home in Kansas City, Mo. and her family fears she has been kidnapped by a drifter, only to be accused by the police of being responsible for her disappearance.
Patty Hearst: The Crimes That Changed Us (Investigation Discovery)
Publishing heiress Patty Hearst is taken hostage by the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA). In 1975 a bank robbery planned by the SLA turns deadly and the FBI places its attention on bank robbery charges, while the murder of Myrna Opsahl goes unsolved.
Silent Nightmare (Investigation Discovery)
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 26TH, 2020:
Killer Siblings (Oxygen)
In the episode entitled "Rogers," in this bizarre mid-western saga, a grudge between a shady district attorney and an eccentric local student turns deadly. Dodged investigators work for decades to bring a quartet of brothers to justice.
Kentucky Murder Mystery: The Trials Of Anthony Gray (Investigation Discovery)
A son goes on trial for murder.
An Unlikely Mastermind (Investigation Discovery)