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New York Times bestselling novelists Christopher Rice (The Burning Girl Series) and Eric Shaw Quinn (The Write Murder Mysteries) return to their studio on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip for an all new podcast that’s all talk. Join them for their trademark blend of humor, irreverence and passionate opinion as they dish on everything from the adventure of bringing Anne Rice’s The Vampire Chronicles to television to some of the most popular true crime TV shows of the moment in their recurring, special feature “Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club”. (A production of TDPS, the same network that brought you the comedy/variety and celebrity interview filled fun of The Dinner Party Show.)

New York Times bestselling novelists Christopher Rice (The Burning Girl Series) and Eric Shaw Quinn (The Write Murder Mysteries) return to their studio on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip for an all new podcast that’s all talk. Join them for their trademark blend of humor, irreverence and passionate opinion as they dish on everything from the adventure of bringing Anne Rice’s The Vampire Chronicles to television to some of the most popular true crime TV shows of the moment in their recurring, special feature “Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club”. (A production of TDPS, the same network that brought you the comedy/variety and celebrity interview filled fun of The Dinner Party Show.)

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United States

Description:

New York Times bestselling novelists Christopher Rice (The Burning Girl Series) and Eric Shaw Quinn (The Write Murder Mysteries) return to their studio on West Hollywood’s Sunset Strip for an all new podcast that’s all talk. Join them for their trademark blend of humor, irreverence and passionate opinion as they dish on everything from the adventure of bringing Anne Rice’s The Vampire Chronicles to television to some of the most popular true crime TV shows of the moment in their recurring, special feature “Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club”. (A production of TDPS, the same network that brought you the comedy/variety and celebrity interview filled fun of The Dinner Party Show.)

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 98 – The Murder of William Arnold Newton Part V: A Dark Anniversary

10/24/2021
One year ago and with your help, Christopher and Eric marked the 30th anniversary of the tragic murder of young gay man named Billy Newton by bringing investigators their first real lead in decades. In this episode, they cover all the latest developments in the case and offer tips on how all of us might advance the investigation again. In October of 1990, Billy Newton, who performed in gay adult videos as Billy London, was last seen in a West Hollywood night club before his dismembered...

Duration:00:51:15

Ep. 97 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “48 Hours: In The Name Of Hate”

10/17/2021
In 2017, Blaze Bernstein, a talented and beloved young gay man, returned home to California to visit his family for the holidays and vanished into thin air. Or so it seemed. Our Party People have been asking us to visit this shocking case for some time, so Christopher and Eric made it the focus of this True Crime TV Club, serving up episode 45 of season 43 of the series 48 HOURS, entitled "In The Name of Hate". This vicious hate crime seems open and shut. But Christopher and Eric debate...

Duration:00:56:46

Ep. 96 – Forgive Or Forget

10/10/2021
During last episode's discussion of the Robert Durst murder trial, Christopher and Eric raised intriguing questions about cover stories and fake alibis, and what it means to stand by the ones you love through thick and thin. Then they put the question to you, our Party People, on The Dinner Party Show's Facebook page. When it comes to your best friends, your children, your lovers, what crimes or secrets could you never forgive? Your answers made for a fascinating discussion which took an...

Duration:00:55:01

Ep. 95 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime Movie Time featuring “All Good Things”

10/3/2021
The Robert Durst murder trial just ended in a guilty verdict here in Los Angeles, so Christopher and Eric bring you a new installment of True Crime Movie Time featuring the start-studded (and vastly under rated) drama that ultimately led to the production of THE JINX, the much talked about documentary that made Robert Durst a household name and may even have provided the clues that brought him to justice. If a feature film accused you of murder, would you contact the filmmakers and offer to...

Duration:00:55:31

Ep. 94 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “Southern Fried Homicide: Evil Among Us”

9/26/2021
From the moment we launched Christopher & Eric's True Crime TV Club, our Party People have been asking us to serve up a steaming episode of this heavily battered and deep fried goodie. And what better time to start than hurricane season. So fire up those electric lanterns, get your spare batteries ready and break out the sardines and Vienna sausages, it's time to discuss season 3, episode 3 of SOUTHERN FRIED HOMICIDE entitled "Evil Among Us". A fierce hurricane. A mother who suddenly stops...

Duration:00:50:41

Ep. 93 – Who Wants To Live Forever? Announcing RAMSES THE DAMNED: THE REIGN OF OSIRIS by Anne Rice & Christopher Rice

9/19/2021
He's baaaaaack! And no, we're not talking about Eric's appendix. (Thank God!) In this episode, Christopher and Eric celebrate the return of one of Anne Rice's most iconic characters, the brilliant and immortal Ramses, who returns to bookstores in early 2022 in a brand new adventure penned by Anne and Christopher entitled RAMSES THE DAMNED: THE REIGN OF OSIRIS, available for pre-order now. Not only do Christopher and Eric reveal scintillating new story details, to mark the occasion we...

Duration:00:55:35

Ep. 92 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “Detectives: My Killer Case – Joanna Dennehy: Serial Killer”

9/12/2021
This edition of Christopher & Eric's True Crime TV Club takes a trip across the pond where a dignified and reserved small town British detective gives us a terrifying glimpse into one of his most disturbing cases — the Peterborough ditch murders. In the first episode of the first season of DETECTIVES: MY KILLER CASE, entitled "Joanna Dennehy Serial Killer", we're plunged into the madness of the episode's titular character. What motivated this killer of uncompromising brutality? Christopher...

Duration:00:55:52

Ep. 91 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “The Woman Who Wasn’t There”

9/5/2021
Christopher and Eric didn't want to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks with the usual roster of disaster porn, so on this special edition of Christopher & Eric's True Crime TV Club they're serving up THE WOMAN WHO WASN'T THERE, an arresting documentary about the nature of truth, lies and deceit in the shadow of the fallen World Trade Center towers that is so compelling, Eric makes a special request of you.

Duration:00:56:36

Ep. 90 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “48 Hours: Home Renovation Homicide”

8/29/2021
Home renovation shows have become Christopher and Eric's SECOND favorite pandemic-era binge. But what happens when you rip a house down to the studs and find murder within? This installment of Christopher & Eric's True Crime TV Club promises to combine true crime AND home renovation as it attempts to answer that very question. Here, your hosts serve up an episode of 48 HOURS entitled "Home Renovation Homicide". That's episode 47 of season 33. Watch out for the queer little twist in the...

Duration:00:51:18

Ep. 89 – Binge Me Baby One More Time!

8/22/2021
Christopher and Eric return! Having gone as long as they can using Eric's appendectomy as an excuse not to produce new episodes, your hosts roar back into the studio. They have much to say about their hair raising journey through a crowded emergency room during a COVID spike. They also have advisories and advice for anyone who thinks they might be suffering from appendicitis. As the pandemic of the unvaccinated continues, they'll also be sharing your wonderful recommendations for excellent...

Duration:00:54:19

Ep. 88 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime Movie Time featuring “Richard Jewell”

8/1/2021
"Falsely Accused Month" concludes with the second in our latest "crime pairing", a lively discussion of the film, RICHARD JEWELL, a compelling biopic that covers the events of the 1996 Olympic Park bombing in Atlanta, the shocking event we served up in our previous episode. Richard Jewell was a determined security guard who went from hero to zero in the eyes of the media in no time flat. Who bears the ultimate responsibility for smearing his name? This controversial Clint Eastwood-directed...

Duration:00:56:16

Ep. 87 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “The Crimes That Changed Us: Atlanta Olympic Bombing”

7/25/2021
"Falsely Accused Month" continues, as Christopher and Eric serve up the first in a "crime pairing", an episode of THE CRIMES THAT CHANGED US, Season 1, Episode 2, that takes us back to summer 1996. The eyes of the world were on Atlanta, Georgia where the Olympics were in full swing. When a set of pipe bombs detonated inside a crowded park, the man who discovered the bomb and rushed others to safety went from hero to zero in no time flat. Who bears the ultimate responsibility for the smearing...

Duration:00:53:04

Ep. 86 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “20/20: Taken”

7/18/2021
Christopher and Eric kick off "Falsely Accused Month" here at TDPS with this jaw-dropping tale of an incompetent police department more determined to control the news cycle than investigate the complex case at hand. From Season 43, Episode 27 of ABC’s 20/20, entitled "Taken", we bring you the terrifying and infuriating story of Aaron Quinn and Denise Huskins, a promising young Northern California couple who awake one night to find themselves in the midst of a living nightmare. In an instant,...

Duration:00:55:18

Ep. 85 – It’s Your Show!

7/11/2021
Why did Eric drop everything and move to England? Why won't Christopher go anywhere near a Ouija board? What does it take to get started in podcasting? Christopher and Eric can run their mouths long after their legs tire out, but on this special episode, you got to send their mouths running in the directions of your choice. Plus, Christopher reveals a shocking instance of straight washing in a disturbing update of the case covered on our previous installment of Christopher & Eric's True...

Duration:00:57:59

Ep. 84 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “A Time To Kill: A Miami Murder Mystery”

7/4/2021
Miami can be not-so-nice, so we'll say it thrice. The sunlit city isn't just the fictional home of The Golden Girls. It's also the home of alligator alley and some fairly nasty criminals who put its reptilian residents to diabolical use, and it's the destination for Christopher and Eric's July 4th installment of True Crime TV Club. In A TIME TO KILL, Season 1, Episode 5, entitled "A Miami Murder Mystery", we meet Henry Diaz, a handsome local businessman with a devoted wife, a perfect family...

Duration:00:57:05

Ep. 83 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “Bridegroom”

6/27/2021
There's no murder or kidnapping or child abduction in this installment of Christopher and Eric's True Crime TV Club, but BRIDEGROOM took Christopher and Eric's breath away just the same. It's 2011, and the Supreme Court's landmark gay marriage ruling is still two years away. When tragedy strikes the passionate relationship between Shane Crone and a young singer named Tom Bridegroom it's hard not to describe everything that follows as a crime. BRIDEGROOM offers up a harrowing tour of what...

Duration:00:58:21

Ep. 82 – Daddy Issues

6/20/2021
When Eric Shaw Quinn submitted his comedic novel about gay parenting to publishers in the 1990's, many were shocked. One editor dismissed SAY UNCLE by saying "You and I simply don't see the world in the same way, Mr. Quinn." Today, such words could get you cancelled and gay parenting has gained such wide acceptance as to be common place. But how much progress have we truly made when it comes to depictions of gay people on screen? To find some answers and with a nod to Father’s Day,...

Duration:00:50:21

Ep. 81 – Big Gay Heroes

6/13/2021
We asked, you answered. As Pride month continues here at The TDPS Network, we headed to The Dinner Party Show's Facebook page and asked you to tell us about your gay heroes. They could be living or dead, real or fictional, so long as they inspired you to be your most authentic self, regardless of your own sexual orientation. Christopher and Eric offer up their answers as well in this lively salute to the LGBT people who've made history a more a diverse and exciting place.

Duration:00:53:47

Ep. 80 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime TV Club Serves Up “Murder In Cape Town: Who Killed Bruno Bronn?”

6/6/2021
Christopher and Eric launch their Pride Month episodes with a True Crime TV Club dedicated to the slaying of a nightclub owner who helped found one of South Africa's most vibrant gay communities, serving up "Murder In Cape Town: Who Killed Bruno Bronn?" from the Real Stories You Tube Channel. When Bruno Bronn was found murdered by his housekeeper in 2012, his friends and co-workers were sent reeling. Meanwhile, the number one suspect strutted through town as if he didn't have a care in the...

Duration:00:55:31

Ep. 79 – Christopher & Eric’s True Crime Special Edition Delivers “Sasquatch”

5/30/2021
Join Christopher and Eric as they trek into the primeval redwood forests of Northern California in search of a monster. True Crime Special Edition is a super-sized True Crime TV Club that serves up an entire multi-episode series in a single podcast episode. Here, your hosts tackle the Hulu Original series "Sasquatch", in which an intrepid journalist enters a labyrinth of illegal marijuana growers, racism, memory and myth to determine if a mythological beast was responsible for a brutal...

Duration:00:55:41