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All of your favourite shows, back-to-back, on CBS Reality this festive period
By James W, Thursday 26th November 2020
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From December the 24th until the 31st at 9pm, CBS Reality will be bringing you all of your favourite shows, back-to-back over the festive period!

Here's all the information you need:

Stalkers Who Kill - December 24th
This series immerses viewers in the terror of being stalked. The horrifying reality of the life of a victim under siege by a stalker comes to life through contemporary stories from around the world. The series features actors in each episode who relive the turmoil of the victim’s emotions, while expert psychologists, criminologists, and former top-cops unpack the motives and machinations of stalkers.

Murder For Hire - December 25th
Prepare to enter the world of the hired killer. Hosted and narrated by The Sopranos’ star Steve Schirripa (pictured), is the gripping crime series that recounts the shocking true stories of cold-blooded contract killings. It’s a thrilling and ominous journey to the dark side as every episode tells the tale of a professional ‘hit’. From crimes of passion and greed, to gangland executions and mafia contracts, the motives are always as colourful—and as chilling—as the cases themselves.

Scandal Made Me Famous - December 26th and 27th
This compelling series examines tabloid celebrities who gained public notoriety when their scandalous actions generated a media frenzy. The series shares personal accounts from victims’ family members, jurors, members of law enforcement and journalists involved with each scandal to give viewers an intimate perspective and disclose new information.

Homicides Elite

Homicide's Elite - December 28th
This series immerses viewers in the terror of being stalked. The horrifying reality of the life of a victim under siege by a stalker comes to life through contemporary stories from around the world. The series features actors in each episode who relive the turmoil of the victim’s emotions, while expert psychologists, criminologists, and former top-cops unpack the motives and machinations of stalkers.

The Mind of a Murderer - December 29th
What drives a murderer to kill? There are those who hold the key to the answers - the killers themselves. Criminal Psychologist Dr. Michelle Ward goes behind prison walls to dive deep inside the mind of a murderer and uncover the dark truths and hidden motivations behind these chilling crimes. Using her expert training and techniques, she pushes murderers to admit what they wouldn’t confess to anyone else. She is trained to go beyond the excuses and get to the real, emotional core of why people commit heinous acts.

Sins and Secrets

Sins and Secrets - December 30th
This series shows no one can ever be sure of what is really happening behind the net curtains of suburbia. Using real life footage, dramatic reconstructions and witness interviews, the sins and secrets criminals have tried so desperately to bury are exposed.

Unsolved Mysteries - December 31st from 7pm
Top investigation series has been trying to crack the great bizarre stories and cold cases for years. Originally hosted by Robert Stack and then Dennis Farina (pictured), no stone is left unturned in this addictive series as the team search for the truth. But there are some stories that just cannot be solved.

Related show tags: HOMICIDE'S ELITE, MURDER FOR HIRE, SCANDAL MADE ME FAMOUS, SINS AND SECRETS, STALKERS WHO KILL, THE MIND OF A MURDERER, UNSOLVED MYSTERIES
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