REELZ Lands ITV’s Oscar Pistorius Interview


ALBUQUERQUE: ITV’s Oscar Pistorius: The Interview will air in the U.S. exclusively on REELZ later this month.

Investigative journalist Mark Williams-Thomas conducted the first interview with the former Olympian since he was convicted of killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. ITV is slated to air the special on June 24. It will premiere in the U.S. on June 25 at 8 p.m. on REELZ.

“The global fascination that surrounded Oscar Pistorius’ rise to fame and the tragic circumstances behind his stunning collapse make this a perfect example of the commitment to our viewers to bring into focus the real lives and real stories of real celebrities,” said Rob Swartz, the senior VP of development and current programming at REELZ. “Now in this riveting hour-long interview our viewers will hear Pistorius speak about what happened on that fateful night.”