FilmRise Announces New True Crime Docuseries ‘Meet, Marry, Murder’

FilmRise and FirstLookTV have announced a new docuseries in production in one of the most binge-able genres of all: True Crime. Meet, Marry, Murder Hosted by Michelle Trachtenburg will feature love stories that faced the tragic ending of death by spouse, one of the most common forms of homicide.

The 13 episode series will be hosted by Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Gossip Girl alum Michelle Trachtenberg, who is also a successful producer and writer. Trachtenberg will take viewers through dozens of stories of those who became their lover’s victims, with interviews from witnesses including family, best friends, matchmakers, and more, revisiting the locations where the romances first blossomed, and where it all went wrong.

“Meet, Marry, Murder is our second original true-crime series production. We are confident that this new program will quickly become a fan favorite and a great addition to the growing FilmRise library much like our recent production, ‘Bloodline Detectives Hosted by Nancy Grace,’ ” said Max Einhorn, SVP Acquisitions and Co-Productions, FilmRise.

“I am a big fan of the true-crime documentary genre and have been looking for the right project to align with,” Trachtenburg said. “Working with FilmRise and FirstLookTV on ‘Meet, Marry, Murder’ allows me to share this guilty pleasure with others.”