Category: Documentary Limited Series
Director: Don Argott, Sheena M. Joyce
Producers: Janet Ginsburg
Executive Producers: Jonathan Chinn, Simon Chinn, James Marsh, Stephen Neely, Poppy Dixon & Jack Oliver
Line Producer: David Kraemer
Editors: Erik Barnes, Emily Angelucci, Zoe Schack, Erik McMichael
SPECTOR examines how the destinies of Phil Spector and Lana Clarkson became intertwined with the report of a fatal shooting of a woman at the eccentric French chateau style mansion in Los Angeles owned by the legendary music producer. The victim was Lana Clarkson, a charismatic and once prolific film actress whom he had met just that night. Through the lens of this notorious crime and the infamous trial which followed, this four-part documentary series peels back the layers of what actually happened that night to tell the stories of both Clarkson and the man who was convicted of her murder. In doing so, SPECTOR re-examines the life and career of an important yet enigmatic cultural figure of the 20th century – a man responsible for countless hit records, including “Be My Baby,” “Da Do Run Run” and “You’ve Lost that Lovin’ Feeling” – and a bygone era of Hollywood and the music industry.