Exploring the Intimate Haunts where the Famous Dead are Said to Tread
The story doesn't always end at the grave. Based on actual reports of supernatural sightings, the ghost buster hosts of Dead Famous: Ghostly Encounters crisscross the country to search out the spirits of beloved celebrities.
Each week, skeptic Gail Porter and clairvoyant Chris Fleming look into events of paranormal proportions with legends like James Dean, Lucille Ball, Jim Morrison, and Marilyn Monroe. Part travelogue, part X-Files, Dead Famous: Ghostly Encounters explores the intimate haunts where the famous dead are said to tread. Tune in for the real story of celebrity lives—after their deaths.
|Dead Famous, also fully titled as Dead
Famous: Ghostly Encounters, is a British paranormal reality television
series that originally aired on LivingTV from June 15th, 2004 to June
The program searches for the alleged ghosts of famous deceased people.
skeptic Gail Porter and clairvoyant Chris Fleming take a road trip
through America looking for the haunted locations where legends of
stage, screen, and music reside.
Described by the channel as
"like a sharper, sexier, and funnier Mulder and Scully," the duo visits
places where celebrity spirits are claimed roam: their hotel rooms,
diners, gardens, film lots, and theatres.
The show was produced
by Twofour originally for broadcast on LivingTV, but because of its
popularity, it can be seen in many countries and is currently aired on
the Biography Channel. Both series 1 and 2 are available on DVD, there
is no news on when series 3 will be released.
week, skeptic Gail Porter and clairvoyant Chris Fleming look into
events of paranormal proportions about legends like James Dean, Lucille
Ball, Jim Morrison, Marilyn Monroe, and John Wayne.
Part travelogue, the
show explores the intimate haunts where the famous dead are said to
In each episode, the show visits three locations that
have some link or connection to the dead celebrity, although some of
these connections seem nebulous at best.
All of the locations are
researched for their historical connection and presented in a factual
Gail Porter and Chris Fleming take a spirited road trip through the West
Coast of America looking for the ghostly locations where the legends of
stage and screen reside.