Category: Lifetime Movies

Is Lifetime’s Stockholm, Pennsylvania based on a true story?

Lifetime scored HUGE ratings Saturday night for their original movie Cleveland Abduction and follow-up documentary Beyond the Headlines: Cleveland Abduction as more than 3 million tuned in for the movie and 2.9 million stayed glued to their TVs for the doc. Lifetime will air another heart-wrenching film about kidnapping this Saturday with the world television premiere of Stockholm, Pennsylvania about the life of a young woman struggling to deal with reality after being released from her abductor. So, is Stockholm, Pennsylvania based on a true story like Cleveland Abduction? Keep reading to find out!
   

1ST PHOTOS Lifetime miniseries The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe starring Kelli Garner and Susan Sarandon

Lifetime continues giving female entertainment icons the miniseries treatment, this time enlisting the help of of Academy Award winner Susan Sarandon for The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe set to air May 30 and 31st. Susan will play Marilyn's mother Gladys Mortenson, who spent a great deal of time in an institution due to mental illness, and actress Kelli Garner (The Aviator, Pan Am) will take on the role of Norma Jeane Mortenson, aka Marilyn Monroe. Keep reading for more info on the miniseries and see the first official photos of the cast, including Emily Watson as Marilyn Monroe's childhood guardian Grace McKee and Jeffrey Dean Morgan as Joe DiMaggio.

PHOTOS OITNB’s Taryn Manning as Michelle Knight in Lifetime’s Cleveland Abduction

Orange Is the New Black won't be returning for a new season until June 12, but for those Pennsatuckaholics looking to get their small screen Taryn Manning fix, Lifetime has got you covered! Taryn will star as Michelle Knight in the network's original movie Cleveland Abduction, premiering May 2, about the harrowing kidnapping of three young women by Ariel Castro. Keep reading for more details about the movie including the first photos of Taryn as Michelle Knight!
   

The real Narcy Novack from Beautiful and Twisted claims she doesn’t know if her husband is dead or not

The real Narcy Novack from the original Lifetime movie Beautiful and Twisted starring Rob Lowe and Paz Vega said in a 2012 jailhouse interview that she didn't have proof that her husband was dead. She complained of being demonized by the media, said she's investigating corruption, and even mentioned that she didn't even know if Ben Novack, Jr., who was slain in a hotel room in 2009, was dead or not.