Ric Speaks with Investigative Journalist Diane Dimond
about the Story That’s Every Parent’s Nightmare
On May 3, 2007, Kate and Gerry McCann’s dream Portugal vacation turned into a living nightmare when their 3-year-old daughter, Madeleine, vanished from their hotel room just yards from where the young parents were dining. Convinced she was kidnapped from her bed, the McCanns desperately pleaded for Madeleine’s safe return, sparking a worldwide manhunt. But as international authorities ramped up their efforts, suspicion was cast on everyone by law enforcement and loved ones alike. Ten years following her shocking disappearance, Investigation Discovery examines what really happened to Madeleine McCann in the two-hour special event, Madeleine McCann: An ID Murder Mysterypremiering Sunday, April 7.
Madeleine McCann: An ID Murder Mystery examines the case from top to bottom, dissecting the timeline leading up to Madeleine’s disappearance and the subsequent actions taken by law enforcement and loved ones to find her. The special features all-new and exclusive interviews with key players in the investigation, including members of law enforcement, the McCann’s legal team, and a flurry of criminal experts and journalists who followed the case from the very beginning.
One of the subjects interviewed for the special is Diane Dimond, an investigative journalist who provided extensive coverage of the Madeleine McCann case for publications such as Newsweek and The Daily Beast. Diane takes viewers behind the headlines through her nationally syndicated newspaper column, her best-selling books, and her appearances on TV outlets such as CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, “The Today Show” and more. Diane can weigh in with her thoughts on the McCann case and new information presented in the television special. For more info, visit: