ON THE TRAIL OF AN ONLINE CELEBRITY CATFISHER
On "Nightline Prime" Airing Saturday, March 29 at 10 pm on ABC
"Nightline Prime" airs SATURDAY, MARCH 29 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
This week's reports include:
· Catfishing The Stars: "Nightline Prime" follows the trail of an online "catfisher" who courts the sympathy of celebrities with tales of woe by posing as terminally ill children. The "Nightline" investigation exposes startling new revelations and confronts the culprit, and celebrities react to learning about the ruse.
· The Next Gisele: "Nightline Prime" takes viewers to the remote Brazilian region that produced super model Gisele Bunchen - where children as young as three years old are groomed by their families and scouts to be the next top model.
"Nightline Prime" goes inside the most provocative stories of our time, utilizing the newest technologies to put viewers in the middle of stories as they unfold. The new program puts the latest small, agile cameras out with journalists embedded at the center of the stories they are reporting, enabling its teams to go farther, closer and deeper than previously possible.
Jeanmarie Condon is executive producer and David Scott is senior broadcast producer on "Nightline Prime."