Crime Scene shouldn’t be going wherever anytime quickly. Netflix has renewed the Jon Berlinger docu-series for 3 extra seasons. The upcoming second season will take viewers to New York City for a have a look at The Times Square killer. The first season examined the Cecil Hotel – the placement of a mysterious disappearance.
Netflix revealed extra in regards to the upcoming season and the renewal of Crime Scene in a press release.
“Oscar-nominated and Emmy award-winning documentary filmmaker Joe Berlinger is a pioneer of the true crime style who skillfully turns his lens on complicated circumstances with an eye fixed for untold injustices.
From his earliest work, Brother’s Keeper and Paradise Lost within the Nineteen Nineties, to his Netflix tasks like 2020’s Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich and 2019’s Conversations With A Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes, Joe has constantly handled delicate topics with care whereas exposing the broader context of damaged programs.
Earlier this 12 months, Crime Scene: The Vanishing At The Cecil Hotel analyzed how a seedy Los Angeles resort’s tragic historical past contributed to the thriller round a younger visitor’s disappearance. The sequence, from Imagine Documentaries and RadicalMedia, ignited a world dialog about points starting from psychological well being to financial decay to the affect of so-called “web sleuths” on investigations. On Netflix, 45 million households around the globe selected to look at the sequence within the first 28 days after it premiered in February.
We all the time noticed potential for Crime Scene to be an ongoing sequence about how sure areas grew to become accomplices to crimes that befell there. Now, as a part of our deepening inventive partnership with Joe and on the heels of the excessive curiosity in season one, we’re happy to resume the sequence for 3 extra seasons – every tackling a brand new location with a darkish previous. The new seasons will once more be produced by Imagine Documentaries and RadicalMedia, Joe’s manufacturing dwelling for twenty years, in affiliation with Joe’s Third Eye Motion Picture Company.
In the second installment coming Dec. 29, Crime Scene: The Times Square Killer will look at how the hazard and depravity of New York’s Times Square within the late Nineteen Seventies and early Eighties made it doable for one man to commit – and practically get away with – unthinkable acts in a nearly-lawless space rife with medicine and intercourse work. These three episodes will delve into the social and systemic forces that allowed horrific crimes to go unnoticed for too lengthy.
Joe and staff are already at work on the third and fourth seasons of Crime Scene, in addition to a lately introduced documentary sequence in regards to the rise and fall of American financier and ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff.
With every venture, Joe’s masterful storytelling captivates audiences and kickstarts extremely related conversations – and we’re proud he has made Netflix his inventive dwelling for documentaries.”
What do you think? Are you excited to see the upcoming seasons of Crime Scene on Netflix?