Where can I watch Dateline The Thing About Pam?
THE THING ABOUT PAM NEXT-DAY STREAMING INFO: Episodes of The Thing About Pam are also available to stream on NBC.com and Peacock.
What is the Pam Hupp story?
The Pam Hupp story took another deadly turn months after Faria’s release in August 2016. Hupp lured a man named Louis Gumpenberger, who had suffered a traumatic brain injury that left him with some developmental delays, to her home by posing as a producer for Dateline who needed someone to help her with a scene.
Is thing about Pam a true story?
The NBC docudrama The Thing About Pam, which premiered March 8, tells the true story of how Hupp (Renée Zellweger in her first network TV role) allegedly got away with the 2011 murder of her best friend Betsy Faria (Katy Mixon)—until it all caught up to her.
Where is The Thing About Pam being filmed?
Filming took place in New Orleans. The Thing About Pam premiered on NBC on March 8, 2022. It received mixed reviews from critics. Though some praised Zellweger’s performance as Hupp in her network television debut, others criticized the comedic tone used to convey the story of a real murder.
What Dateline episode is about Betsy Faria?
The first episode, called “She’s a Good Friend,” finds Pam embroiled in the murder investigation of her close friend, Betsy Faria (portrayed by Katy Mixon of Mike & Molly and American Housewife).
What is the movie The Thing About Pam about?
In “The Thing About Pam,” a limited series based on the viral “Dateline” episode and true crime podcast of the same name, Zellweger plays Pam Hupp, a sadistic, yet unassuming Missouri woman who was charged with the murder of her best friend Betsy after framing Betsy’s husband.
Is Renee Zellweger married?
Kenny ChesneyRenée Zellweger / Spouse (m. 2005–2005)
How did they catch Pam Hupp?
Cellphone tracking revealed Hupp lured Gumpenberger from his apartment and drove him to her house, where she shot him to death. Investigators learned Hupp planted evidence, including a knife and money. Detectives found Hupp bought the knife at a dollar store and there were nine $100 bills in Gumpenberger’s pocket.