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ID greenlights CMJ Productions’ “Guilty Rich”

Investigation Discovery has greenlighted the new series Guilty Rich from CMJ Productions, a prodco specializing in factual series. In the Guilty Rich, each episode follows the story of a super-rich criminal and ...
March 1, 2017

Investigation Discovery has greenlighted the new series Guilty Rich from CMJ Productions, a prodco specializing in factual series.

In the Guilty Rich, each episode follows the story of a super-rich criminal and the excessive lifestyle that went to their heads. The show reveals how, at least when it comes to crime, the very rich really aren’t like the rest of us. Guilty Rich offers a peek into the world of ultra-wealth that audiences might never otherwise experience.

The new series agreement broadens CMJ Productions current relationship with ID. CMJ Productions’ A Stranger in My Home has aired on ID for three seasons and Fatal Vows will begin its fifth season on the network this coming spring. The deal comes on the heels of Montreal-based Attraction’s recent acquisition of CMJ Productions.

Guilty Rich - by incorporating unprecedented access to the excessive lifestyles of the ultra-rich via conversations with gossipy friends, hit men, drug dealers and realtors who know them best, the series represents a new page for our company in the crime-themed storytelling genre,” said CMJ Productions CEO and executive producer John Kuyk, in a statement.

Guilty Rich will premiere on ID in fall 2017.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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