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Scandal Made Me Famous   

Information
Series 1: 6x60 | HD | 2016
Series 2: 6x60 | HD | 2017
Series 3: 4x60 | HD | 2018
Production Company
AMS Pictures
Primary Broadcaster
Reelz

A shocking series that explores the great scandals that captured the world's imagination. A collection of captivating personalities involved and the unique series of events that catapulted an ordinary person into the public eye - and find out why these scandals capture the attention of millions!

Scandal Made Me Famous examines tabloid celebrities who gained public notoriety when their scandalous actions generated a media frenzy. The unnerving psychology behind scandals has long been source material for television, books and movies—celebrities like Drew Barrymore, Alissa Milano and Rob Lowe have all portrayed real-life characters discussed in this series. Each one hour episode of Scandal Made Me Famous presents dramatic recreations of well-known, salacious acts using archival material and insightful commentary to help unravel the twisted personalities that were thrust into the spotlight.
 

Series 3 - Episode 3: Lisa Nowak

Lisa Nowak is an American Astronaut and national hero until in 2007 when she allegedly wears a diaper so she can drive straight from Houston to Orlando without stopping. Her sole intention is to kidnap her long-time lover’s new girlfriend. Though she fails in her attempt, the case gains National attention when details and video footage of the attack are released to the public ultimately forcing NASA to face scrutiny over their selection process.

Series 3 - Episode 2: Ethan Couch

In 2013 this teen from an affluent family drunkenly runs down a disabled SUV killing four people and injuring nine. The trial thrusts Ethan and his family into the spotlight when his lawyers claim he cannot serve jail time due to Affluenza and being brought up to believe that wealth buys privileges. The ensuing judgement of probation and rehab leads to public outrage and a bizarre two-week Manhunt.

Series 3 - Episode 1: Kim Kardashian

Widely known throughout the world as the social media queen, is the pop culture phenom and reality star. She has built a multi-million-dollar empire around nothing but her assets and good looks. Kim’s “leaked” sex tape thrust her into the limelight and in 2014 her nude backside famously “broke the internet.” From an armed robbery to a quickie marriage to a hiring a surrogate and marrying Kanye West, there’s no mistaking Kim Kardashian’s ability to spin a scandalous event into gold.