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Greatest Prison Escapes With Billy Hayes

Mondays at 10pm

Billy Hayes' legendary escape from a Turkish prison was the basis for the Oscar-winning movie Midnight Express. Now, with his unique first-hand experience, Billy takes us into the world of the Greatest Prison Escapes. Through reenactments, we will experience audacious jail and prison breaks in dramatic form. Each episode will include interviews with the survivors, witnesses, historians, and law enforcement of each event. We will meet the prisoners, and experience the private hells, risks, rewards, and failures. One by one, with each dangerous and thrilling step, host Billy Hayes will present to the audience a vivid tour of the Greatest Prison Escapes!