AMERICAN HEROES CHANNEL REFLECTS ON 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF NUREMBERG TRIALS IN NEW SERIES, "NUREMBERG: NAZI JUDGMENT DAY"
- Three-Part Series Premieres Monday, November 16 at 10/9c, Only on AHC -
(Silver Spring, Md.) - On November 20, 1945, the world watched as the leading members of the Nazi regime were put on trial in one of the largest war crime cases of all time - the Nuremberg Trials. 70 years after the start of the tribunal, American Heroes Channel (AHC) presents NUREMBERG: NAZI JUDGMENT DAY, an exclusive, three-part series that takes viewers inside the minds and secret workings of the senior Nazi leadership. Drawing on extensive archival research, the series brings the Nazi war criminals back to life, following them from their capture to their sentences and subsequent fates. NUREMBERG: NAZI JUDGMENT DAY premieres Monday, November 16 at 10/9c, only on AHC.
Combining narration with dialogue-driven drama, NUREMBERG: NAZI JUDGMENT DAY offers unprecedented views of three key players in the Nazi regime - Hermann Goering, Albert Speer and Rudolf Hess. Each 60-minute episode introduces key figures in the Allied camp, from the judges and prosecutors to the psychologists and jailers, to establish a deeper understanding of how the most important trial in history was constructed.
Premieres of NUREMBERG: NAZI JUDGMENT DAY are below:
Premieres Monday, November 16 at 10/9c
Albert Speer was the Third Reich's Minister of Armaments and Hitler's chief architect.
Premieres Monday, November 23 at 10/9c
Hermann Goering was Commander in Chief of the Luftwaffe and Hitler's Reichsmarshall.
Premieres Monday, November 30 at 10/9c
Rudolf Hess was Hitler's deputy and co-creator of the anti-Jewish Nuremberg Laws that shaped Nazi Ideology.
NUREMBERG: NAZI JUDGMENT DAY is produced by BBC Worldwide. For BBC Worldwide, John Farren is executive producer. For American Heroes Channel, Ron Simon is executive producer, Sara Kozak is senior vice president of production and Henry Schleiff is Group President.
About American Heroes Channel
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