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The Widower

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Watch starting Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 10pm on WMHT TV

THE WIDOWER tells the true story of Malcolm Webster (Reece Shearsmith) —a seemingly mild-mannered male nurse who marries, and then attempts to kill, a succession of women to cash in on their life insurance policies. Over a 13-year period, Webster  poisons and murders his first wife, attempts to do the same to his second wife and devises a different scheme to deceive his third fiancée.

Part One | Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 10pm

When Claire confronts her husband, Malcolm Webster, over his wild spending, he tries to control her with sedatives. Afraid he’ll soon be caught, he silences her forever. Three years on, he has a new bride…and history appears to be repeating itself.

Part Two | Sunday, October 11, 2015 at 10pm

After two failed attempts on Felicity’s life, Malcolm returns to Scotland and reinvents himself — this time as the perfect boyfriend to Simone. However, DS Henry is hot on his heels and will stop at nothing to prevent the next murder.

Part Three | Sunday, October 18, 2015 at 10pm

As Malcolm continues to evade capture and plots to bigamously marry Simone, DS Henry is thwarted at every step of his investigation. Time is running out when he stumbles across a legal ruling that could ultimately lead to Malcolm’s downfall.