‘Unsolved Mysteries’ Revival Headed to Netflix

Unsolved Mysteries, one of the first series on television to profile true crime and paranormal cases before the advent of reality of tv and 24 hour cable stations, is about to return to the airwaves.  The series new home will be streaming giant Netflix, and its head architect happens to be Stranger Things executive producer Shawn Levy.

According to Deadline, “Levy is overseeing the revamp in association with Cosgrove-Meurer Productions, the original production company run by the show’s creators John Cosgrove and Terry Dunn Meurer. The latter will show run the series with Cosgrove, Levy and Josh Barry as exec producers. Robert Wise is co-exec producer and showrunner with Dunn Meurer.” read more

“Unsolved Mysteries” Set To Be Released Digitally

Fans of the very popular television program “Unsolved Mysteries“, which ran from 1987 until 2002 and again in 2008, will be ecstatic to learn that film and television distributor FilmRise plans to release classic episodes beginning this month.  FilmRise, which recently acquired worldwide digital distribution rights to the show, is looking to launch on digital and streaming platforms.  FilmRise plans to release all episodes from both runs of the show.

“We’re pleased to be releasing this celebrated series to a large audience of fans both old and new,” said Danny Fisher, CEO of FilmRise. “Unsolved Mysteries is an American tradition that FilmRise is excited to preserve.” read more