Chris Watts is a name is known throughout the world for the act that he did. For those who don’t know, on the morning of 13 August 2018, Christopher Lee Watts killed his pregnant wife and their two daughters. When he was interviewed, he then admitted to the police that he killed his pregnant wife by strangulation and their daughters by asphyxiation due to smothering. After doing this, be then he disposed of the bodies of his daughters in oil tanks and buried his wife in a shallow grave at his work site.
Chris Watts Confession Of A Killer update
This is what Lifetime is bringing this story with ‘Chris Watts: Confessions of a Killer’. A truly terrifying thing that would shock and make anyone cry if they hear this. This is the movie on this true story and it will be premiering on 25 January 2020 at 8/7c. The cast of the movie consists of Ashley Williams as Shan’ann Watts and Sean Kleier as Chris Watts. It has been directed by Michael Nankin, who is known for his television projects ‘Picket Fences’, ‘The Agency’ and etc. As for the plot, the official synopsis reads:
‘Chris Watts: Confessions of a Killer’ tells the horrific story of how Chris Watts murdered his pregnant wife and two daughters and then confessed to the police of his crimes.
People met Watts first when he was seen making desperate pleas to television news cameras for the safe return of his family. But soon, his story begins to fall apart after he fails a lie detector test, eventually confessing to the murders and revealing the gruesome details of the crime.
The official synopsis of the movie reads: “When Chris Watts tearfully pleaded to television cameras for the safe return of his missing pregnant wife Shan’ann and their two young daughters, dark secrets loomed just beneath the surface. As the story spread, hearts went out to the distraught father and husband, who appeared to lead a charmed life. But days later, after failing a lie detector test, Chris confessed to brutally murdering his family and slowly revealed the horrific details of their deaths. Friends and family were left reeling, looking for answers as his double life and secret affair came to light.”