Meet Marry Murder
Tom and Kelley Clayton were an alpha couple: attractive, athletic, popular. Drawn to the professional hockey player’s bad boy reputation, she would later discover just how bad her cheating, scheming husband really was, when he started plotting how to lose a wife, but keep his fortune.
Debbie Griggs had three little boys, and was pregnant with her fourth child. But she believed husband Andrew was sleeping with a teenage girl, and had threatened divorce. That’s when she went missing, and it would take cops 20 years to uncover the truth of her disappearance.
Heather and Mark Arthur had been married 30 years. But their marriage wasn’t always a happy one: Mark was controlling and jealous, and eventually Heather decided she wanted out. Leaving him was bad enough, but when she confessed to finding new love, Mark’s jealousy boiled over.
Bill Taylor loved wife Angela, even when she rowed with his son about money, even when she left him, even when she met new partner Paul Cannon. But Angela hated Bill, because he refused to divorce her. The answer, in Angela and Paul’s minds, was to end the marriage by any means necessary.
Greg Williams was Michele’s knight in shining armour. A mother of three, working in the sex industry, Greg was her ticket to a luxurious life in a gated community. When an intruder managed to breach their mansion’s security and attack the couple, detectives were left to untangle a baffling mystery.
Like father, like daughter... Maria Sanutti-Spencer revelled in her dad Rocco’s criminal past, and threatened violent retribution for anyone who crossed her. Little wonder her husband Frank was wary of her. As their marriage broke down, he saw first hand what she and her father were capable of.
After his first marriage ended in divorce, Omar Murray saw Alisha Noel as giving him a second chance at love. But she wanted more from life than Omar could give. She spent all their money on holidays and handbags. Eventually, she realised Omar was worth more to her dead than alive.
Glenna and Marty Duram’s marriage was always volatile. They argued about money, and Glenna’s gambling habit. Jokes about killing one another barely raised an eyebrow- until the day Marty was actually found dead. Prosecutors struggled to prove what had happened - but then an unusual eye witness came forward.
When Adrian and Jane Goldsmith met they were both hoping for a second chance of happiness; someone to grow old with. But police officer Adrian was a troubled man, plagued by paranoia and dark imaginings. Far from retiring together, their marriage was cut short in an orgy of terrible violence.
After Sophie Cavanagh left husband Martin, he did everything he could to continue spending time with her - and to stop her meeting another man.