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UPDATE: From December 10th you can hear exclusive updates of Ghislaine Maxwell's trial in New York with our brand new podcast Hunting Ghislaine: The Trial, exclusively on Global Player - https://www.globalplayer.com/podcasts/42Ktor/ Ghislaine Maxwell is the daughter of a disgraced billionaire and the former partner of a super-rich paedophile who killed himself while awaiting trial for sex trafficking. After hiding for almost a year, she now finds herself facing multiple charges for helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually exploit and abuse under-age women which could lead to her spending the rest of her life in gaol. In this new podcast series, Hunting Ghislaine, reporter John Sweeney investigates a fairy story which happens the wrong way round, of how a princess ends up accused of being the monster and no-one at all ends up happily ever after. First Episode available 19th November.

UPDATE: From December 10th you can hear exclusive updates of Ghislaine Maxwell's trial in New York with our brand new podcast Hunting Ghislaine: The Trial, exclusively on Global Player - https://www.globalplayer.com/podcasts/42Ktor/ Ghislaine Maxwell is the daughter of a disgraced billionaire and the former partner of a super-rich paedophile who killed himself while awaiting trial for sex trafficking. After hiding for almost a year, she now finds herself facing multiple charges for helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually exploit and abuse under-age women which could lead to her spending the rest of her life in gaol. In this new podcast series, Hunting Ghislaine, reporter John Sweeney investigates a fairy story which happens the wrong way round, of how a princess ends up accused of being the monster and no-one at all ends up happily ever after. First Episode available 19th November.

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UPDATE: From December 10th you can hear exclusive updates of Ghislaine Maxwell's trial in New York with our brand new podcast Hunting Ghislaine: The Trial, exclusively on Global Player - https://www.globalplayer.com/podcasts/42Ktor/ Ghislaine Maxwell is the daughter of a disgraced billionaire and the former partner of a super-rich paedophile who killed himself while awaiting trial for sex trafficking. After hiding for almost a year, she now finds herself facing multiple charges for helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually exploit and abuse under-age women which could lead to her spending the rest of her life in gaol. In this new podcast series, Hunting Ghislaine, reporter John Sweeney investigates a fairy story which happens the wrong way round, of how a princess ends up accused of being the monster and no-one at all ends up happily ever after. First Episode available 19th November.

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Episodes

Hunting Ghislaine: The Trial – EXCLUSIVE to Global Player

12/7/2021
GLOBAL PLAYER EXCLUSIVE: After the success of Hunting Ghislaine, John Sweeney is back with a new podcast, Hunting Ghislaine: The Trial. Each week he’ll be dissecting the key moments and talking points from Ghislaine Maxwell’s trial in New York, navigating his way towards the climax of this grimly fascinating case. This podcast is available exclusively on Global Player. Download it from your app store now or go to www.globalplayer.com and search for Hunting Ghislaine: The Trial

Duration:00:01:20

Introducing "I've Been Thinking with Peter Frankopan"

7/1/2021
Hi, Hunting Ghislaine listener, We’ve got another brand new podcast we think you’ll enjoy. ‘I’ve Been Thinking’ is a new weekly show hosted by Peter Frankopan. As well as being a best-selling author (Silk Roads), Professor of Global History and Oxford and voted as one of the World’s Top 50 Thinkers, Peter uses this podcast to speak with some incredible guests looking at topics from around the world that help understand and explain the past, present and future. Guests include former Director...

Duration:00:02:42

Introducing "If It Bleeds It Leads"

6/11/2021
Hi Hunting Ghislaine fans – we have a new True Crime podcast we think you’ll enjoy called ‘If It Bleeds It Leads’ Could you be a criminal? What separates the way you think, from the criminal mind? Join the world’s leading professor of criminology, Prof. David Wilson and star of Silent Witness Emilia Fox as they discover what’s really going on behind some of the most notorious crimes. What do you do with have-a-go heroes who try to stop you robbing a bank? What's it like inside an escalating...

Duration:00:03:39

Introducing "The New Conspiracist"

4/23/2021
Conspiracy theories are swirling around like never before – tormenting mistrust, infecting our politics, and even tearing families apart. But Brit Award-winning comedian Jolyon Rubinstein and investigative journalist James Ball are here to save the day. Or at least try.

Duration:00:01:23

Introducing "Power: The Maxwells"

1/13/2021
If you enjoyed Hunting Ghislaine then there’s a new podcast we think you’ll enjoy. It’s called Power: The Maxwells. Everyone’s heard of Ghislaine Maxwell (Jeffery Epstein’s alleged partner in crime). But there’s a shadowy figure who hangs above her who you likely don’t know: her father, media tycoon Robert Maxwell. His rise from nothing to fall… from the deck of his super yacht under mysterious circumstances is straight out of a crime novel. His favourite daughter Ghislaine’s theory: her...

Duration:00:08:35

Demons

12/24/2020
The final episode in the series looks at the dark fairy tale that is the life of Ghislaine Maxwell. She started out a rich and beautiful princess. She is now ina rat-infested cell in a New York prison known as The Tombs, awaiting trial on charges she denies. How could the fairy tell end like this, or is this the end?

Duration:00:41:31

The Lady Vanishes

12/17/2020
In 2019 Epstein is arrested and then dies in prison. The authorities say suicide, some suspect that he did not kill himself. And Ghislaine? She vanishes. How is it possible to disappear in the twenty first century? In this episode we hear from a former FBI Special Agent who explains how people can hide and how they can be caught.

Duration:00:35:46

Favours

12/10/2020
Prince Andrew can’t explain why a photo of him exists with his arm around the waist of Virginia Roberts Giuffre, then 17, with Ghislaine looking on inside her mews flat in London. However, he does explain why he stayed in Epstein’s Manhattan mansion in 2010 after the American had been convicted of having sex with an under-age girl. But he’s viewed by many as unconvincing. In this episode we look at what possible favours passed between those allegedly involved?

Duration:00:38:43

The Black Book

12/3/2020
Ghislaine Maxwell’s address book is packed with the names of the rich, famous and powerful. But how did no one know what was happening behind the scenes? Did Ghislaine’s black book and her friendships with the likes of Donald Trump who said: “I wish her well” and Bill Clinton provide an aura of respectability that prevented proper scrutiny?

Duration:00:42:13

Pimp

11/26/2020
Multiple young women say they were sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein. A smaller number say that Ghislaine Maxwell abused them along with Epstein - she denies all allegations. Victims also accuse Ghislaine of running the machine that served Epstein and that she was the real mastermind behind his actions. In episode two of Hunting Ghislaine we look at the relationship with Epstein after her father, Robert Maxwell's death, and the role she is accused of playing in supplying him with young...

Duration:00:39:04

Monsters

11/19/2020
Ghislaine Maxwell has been charged with helping rich paedophile Jeffrey Epstein sexually exploit and abuse multiple minor girls – she denies all wrongdoing. This episode looks at the first monster in her life: her father, Robert Maxwell, a liar, a thief and a sadist. He named the yacht he fell from after her: The Lady Ghislaine. Did he form or, perhaps, deform her too? If you or someone you know is a victim of sexual assault, you can contact victim support free on 0808 16 89 111 or visit...

Duration:00:39:47

Introducing: Hunting Ghislaine with John Sweeney

11/11/2020
Ghislaine Maxwell is the daughter of a disgraced billionaire and the former partner of a super-rich paedophile who killed himself while awaiting trial for sex trafficking. After hiding for almost a year, she now finds herself facing multiple charges for helping Jeffrey Epstein sexually exploit and abuse under-age women which could lead to her spending the rest of her life in gaol. In this new podcast series, Hunting Ghislaine, reporter John Sweeney investigates a fairy story which happens...

Duration:00:01:05