Cable television provider, DStv, will Sunday, 6 September, 2015, air never-have-heard stories of the criminal trials of OJ Simpson to coincide with the 20th anniversary of one of the most publicised trials in the US history. Contained in two documentaries, the first being The Secret Tapes of the O.J. Case: The Untold Story, to be shown Sunday, and another, O.J. Speaks: The Hidden Tapes, airing, 13 October”.
This was revealed by Anthea Petersen, regional director of a crime and investigation channel, A+E Networks, showing on DStv. Petersen told audience, including Nigeria’s A-list actors and entertainers at the Multichoice Africa’s Extravaganza, in Mauritius.
“This season A+E Networks is boosting its strong pipeline of hit US franchises with two exclusive, compelling, OJ Simpson documentaries on CI and our first African commission for Lifetime. Our investment in the best global and local content guarantees a fantastic choice of great entertainment for DStv viewers in the months ahead.”
Born Orenthal James Simpson, the retired American footballer was accused in 1994 of murdering his wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman. After a lengthy trial, Simpson was acquitted of the murder, which took racist slant at the time.