Hosted by critically-acclaimed actor Hill Harper, best known for his role on “CSI: NY,” How It Really Happened with Hill Harper will delve deeply into some of the most notorious crimes, mysteries, trials, and celebrity tragedies of our time, according to a press release.
The series debuts as part of HLN Spotlight, the network’s Friday primetime programming block which showcases a mix of newly developed original programs and previously aired CNN series that include The Hunt and Death Row Stories. This is the first new series for HLN created by the CNN Original Series Development team.
“This compelling series is a perfect example of how HLN’s collaboration with CNN can yield powerful and distinctive content that is tailored to HLN’s viewer interests,” said Nancy Duffy, Vice President of Program Development.
“I am so thrilled to be part of this new series for HLN,” said Harper. “Each episode will allow viewers and arm chair detectives to dissect new clues and theories to these infamous trials and mysteries we have been obsessed with over time.”