Season Two of The Hunt With John Walsh and Death Row Stories Premieres Sunday, July 12 on CNN
July 6th, 2015
06:02 PM ET

Season Two of The Hunt With John Walsh and Death Row Stories Premieres Sunday, July 12 on CNN

The Hunt with John Walsh Trailer:

The popular CNN Original Series The Hunt with John Walsh and Death Row Stories return for second seasons on Sunday, July 12.  The Hunt, an eight-part investigative docuseries, kicks off at 9pm ET/PT, followed by Death Row Stories, a six-part docuseries about the U.S. capital punishment system, at 10pm ET/PT.

In season two of The Hunt, host Walsh, a passionate victims’ rights activist and spokesperson for the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, continues to expose stories of criminal investigations of fugitives.  Through interviews with victims, loved ones and law enforcement, coupled with new leads, the hour-long series provides the public with salient information to facilitate the capture of the profiled criminals.  Five of the cases featured in season one are now closed as a result of the show’s exposure.  The Hunt is produced by the Peabody and Emmy Award-winning Zero Point Zero (ZPZ) Production, Inc. (Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown).

Death Row Stories Trailer:

Narrated by Susan Sarandon and featuring stories told by the people who have lived on death row, each episode of Death Row Stories seeks to unravel the truth behind a different capital murder case and poses tough questions about the U.S. capital punishment system.  Death Row Stories is executive produced by Academy® Award-winner Alex Gibney (Going Clear) of Jigsaw Productions, together with Academy® Award-winner Robert Redford and Laura Michalchyshyn of Sundance Productions.  Dave Snyder and Stacey Offman also serve as executive producers. FULL POST

July 28th, 2014
11:06 PM ET

John Walsh on fugitive Mozdir " What never ceases to amaze me is that they hide in plain sight"

Tonight on AC360°, John Walsh spoke to Anderson Cooper about Charles Mozdir, a suspected sex offender and fugitive, who was featured on CNN’s The Hunt . Mozdir was killed during an arrest attempt in a New York City smoke shop today.

July 14th, 2014
03:37 PM ET

CNN Original Series "The Hunt with John Walsh" Captures #1 Spot & CNN's highest rated premiere episode

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The series premiere of CNN Original Series, "The Hunt with John Walsh" is 
best premiere episode ever; ranks #1 in Total Viewers (989k) and P25-54 (330k) among all cable news networks 

  • "The Hunt" is the best premiere episode ever for a CNN Original Series in P25-54 (330k).
  • "The Hunt with John Walsh"captured 989k Total Viewers and 330k P25-54 (Sunday, July 13, 9-10 p.m. ET/PT), ranking #1 among all cable news networks;
  • "The Hunt" beat FNC by +21% (815k) and MSNBC by +174% (361k) in Total Viewers;
  • "The Hunt" outperformed FNC by +141% (137k) and MSNBC by +63% (203k) in P25-54;
  • vs. prior four Sundays, CNN grew 89% in P2+ and +96% in P25-54.

Hosted by John Walsh, a passionate victim’s rights activist and television personality, The Hunt exposes stories of ongoing domestic and international criminal investigations of fugitives, and is produced by the Peabody and Emmy award winning Zero Point Zero Production Inc (Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown).

All data based on Nielsen Fast National