The Staircase Murders


2h 2007

Brief Synopsis

Based on the true story of best-selling novelist, aspiring politician and loving father Michael Peterson and the murder of his socialite wife, Kathleen. Investigators respond to Michael's frantic 911 call reporting that his wife accidentally fell down the staircase. Once on the scene investigators

Film Details

Also Known As
Staircase, Staircase Murders, The
Release Date
2007
Location
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Based on the true story of best-selling novelist, aspiring politician and loving father Michael Peterson and the murder of his socialite wife, Kathleen. Investigators respond to Michael's frantic 911 call reporting that his wife accidentally fell down the staircase. Once on the scene investigators find evidence leading them to believe she didn't really fall down the stairs the way Michael reported.

Crew

Lloyd Ahern Jr.

Dp/Cinematographer

Lloyd Ahern Jr.

Director Of Photography

Jillian Amburgey

Script Supervisor

Kimberly C Anderson

Co-Executive Producer

Jimmy 'coach' Armstrong

Boom Operator

William David Arnold

Production Designer

Larry Benjamin

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Dana Bolsseau

Hair Stylist

Judy Cairo

Producer

Chip Carey

Electrician

Buddy Carr

Dolly Grip

Gilly Charbonet

Key Grip

Michael Charbonnet

Assistant Camera

Thomas E Conrad

Video Playback

Elizabeth Coulon

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Arvid Cristina

Production Secretary

Walter Dickerson

On-Set Dresser

Ferdinand Duplantier

Rigging Gaffer

Joy Ealy

Adr Supervisor

Jeff Ervin

Assistant Editor

Jamie Fernandez

On-Set Dresser

Sean Finnegan

Gaffer

Robert Foster

Camera Operator

Brouke Franklin

Assistant Camera

Ira Friedlander

Production Accountant

Mike Graham

Supervising Sound Editor

Andre M Green

Rigging Electrician

Shay Griffin

Casting

Derek Grover

Digital Effects

Lanca Hamilton

Wardrobe Supervisor

George Harding

Props Assistant

Marshall Harvey

Editor

Elston Howard

Location Manager

Greg Johnson

Special Makeup Effects

Aphrodite Jones

Coproducer

Aphrodite Jones

Source Material

Stacy Kelly

Makeup Artist

Mike Kennedy

Electrician

Ruth Kesler

Production Coordinator

A. Welch Lambeth

Transportation Coordinator

Jerry Lane

Camera Operator

Suzanne Lauer

Associate Producer

Lisa Lengyel

Assistant Camera

Melanie Leveque

Graphic Designer

Joseph Lo Duca

Music

Boris Malden

Coproducer

Byron Marigny

Best Boy

Donald Martin

Writer (Tv)

Donald Martin

Teleplay

Todd Masters

Special Makeup Effects

Dan Mccormick

Rigging Grip

James Mcevoy

Rigging Grip

Lee Mclemore

Best Boy Grip

Darryl W Moran

Coordinator

Daniel J Moretenson

Transportation Captain

David Nami

Special Effects Supervisor

Michael Nami Sr.

Special Effects Assistant

David Nash

Special Effects Assistant

Joseph Paolucci

Rigging Electrician

John Papsidera

Casting Director

J Malcolm Petal

Co-Executive Producer

Judith A Polone

Executive Producer

Armando Pompa

Costumer

Lucas Porterfield

Grip

John Richie

Assistant Camera

James Roque Jr.

Assistant Director

Jason Ruder

Music Editor

Declan Ryan

Electrician

Beverly Safier

Costume Designer

Ann C Salzer

Assistant Director

Richard Schexnayder

Sound Mixer

Deven M Schruff

Assistant Location Manager

David Smith

Set Decorator

Wells Smith

Key Rigging Grip

Amy Staub

Casting

Tommy Staub

Casting

John Stuckmeyer

Unit Production Manager

Dan Tickachle

Electrician

Jimmy Trotter

Consultant

Paul Uddo

Assistant Director

Calvin Ursin

Dolly Grip

Kevin Valentine

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jeremy Wabre

Grip

Richard Waldrop

Property Master

Arthur Welch Lambeth

Transportation Coordinator

Charlie Wright

Transportation Captain

Christy Zeller

Transportation Coordinator

Russell Ziecker

Music Supervisor

Frank Zito

Construction Coordinator

Scott Zukowski

Best Boy Electric

Film Details

Also Known As
Staircase, Staircase Murders, The
Release Date
2007
Location
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States April 15, 2007

Picked up to production for the 2006-2007 season.

Aired in USA on Lifetime Network on April 15, 2007.

Began shooting in February 2007 and scheduled to complete shooting in March, 2007.