Solving the Mystery: The Enormous Popularity of True Crime

From O.J. to JonBenét to folks who just snapped, the true crime genre is more popular than ever. Join producers, directors and re-enactment specialists to learn how this genre maintains its appeal and has attracted such a loyal audience.


Winona Meringolo
Vice president, development for Investigation Discovery
Discovery Communications

Dana J. Olkkonen
Vice president of development
JV Productions

Lauren Rosenberg
Vice president of development
Trooper Entertainment/Lionsgate TV

Matt Sprouse
Vice president and executive producer
Jupiter Entertainment

Scott Thigpen
COO and director
Crazy Legs Productions

Ryan Wackerman
International Creative Management Partners