The New York Times, USA TODAY & Wall Street Journal Best-Selling Authors Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge Announce the Debut Season of Their New Podcast Saints, Sinners & Serial KillersIn Partnership with MuddHouse Media Set to Launch on March 15, 2021
Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge are the Premier True Crime Writing Team in America!
What the Media Is Saying About Sherman & Wedge:
“A must read for music fans, true crime aficionados, or anyone looking for a deep, insightful dive into a dark chapter of American history.” –Town & Country (Review: The Last Days of John Lennon with James Patterson)
“Hunting Whitey is a tour de force into the life and death of one of America’s most infamous gangsters and offers a gritty glimpse into the soul of a pathological killer… ” –Providence Journal
“[Boston Strong] is moving, it is heartbreaking…it is beautifully done.” –WEEI-FM, Boston
“Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge’s 12: The Inside Story of Tom Brady’s Fight for Redemption delivers what the title promises … First-timers to the absurdity of the endlessly baffling Deflategate investigation should be able to follow it easily. That was no small feat in real time. Sherman and Wedge steer readers through it all without leaving anything essential out or dumbing things down.” –Washington Post
“If you’ve never felt a strong sense of connection to the U.S. Coast Guard, The Finest Hours…might be the thing to change that.” –TIME
“[A] fascinating biography. . . [Sherman] details the role of crooked FBI agents in the Animal’s story, compromised court cases, infighting among Irish mob groups, and [a] myriad [of] grisly murders. Fans of mafia history will relish this portrait of a forgotten figure from the heyday of organized crime.” –Publishers Weekly
Boston, Mass. — Tuesday, February 23, 2021 — The New York Times, USA TODAY, and Wall Street Journal best-selling authors Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge join an acclaimed roster of celebrity hosts at MuddHouse Mediafor their highly-anticipated debut podcast series Saints, Sinners & Serial Killers set for international launch on March 15, 2021. Sherman and Wedge are the premier True Crime writing team in America with many of their national bestsellers adapted for blockbuster movies. The powerhouse duo has recently released The Last Days of John Lennon with James Patterson and HUNTING WHITEY: The Inside Story of the Capture and Killing of America’s Most Wanted Crime Boss. Other acclaimed works include: Boston Strong (basis of 2016 film, Patriots Day); Ice Bucket Challenge: Pete Frates and the Fight Against ALS; Sherman’s The Finest Hours (now a major motion picture starring Casey Affleck & Chris Pine) and Animal: The Rise & Fall of the Mob’s Most Feared Assassin; among others.
On Saints, Sinners & Serial Killers, investigative journalists Sherman and Wedge reveal shocking exclusive new information through powerful storytelling about many of America’s most notorious crimes while also unveiling the twisted motives and methods behind startlingly disturbing stories listeners will hear for the first time.
“We are thrilled to bring our disruptive brand of true crime storytelling to MuddHouse Media, one of the leading podcast networks in the world,” comments Sherman and Wedge. “Through a series of 10 episodes, we’ll inform, entertain and scare the living “SH@!” out of our listeners. We don’t just write about true crime from afar. We live the stories we tell.”
“Sherman and Wedge are first-rate true crime experts. With unprecedented access to notorious criminals, witnesses, and an incredible network of law enforcement professionals, their award-winning investigative reporting is second to none. Saints, Sinners & Serial Killers features heart-pounding new details in a variety of cases that true crime fanatics will be on the edge of their seats,” says Kris Meyer, CEO and Co-Founder of MuddHouse Media.
Saints, Sinners & Serial Killers is a joint production of MuddHouse Media and Fort Point Media, the production company founded by Sherman and Wedge.
Saints, Sinners & Serial Killers (Episode Descriptions: Airing Weekly from March 15 – May 17, 2021)
Episode #1 – HUNTING WHITEY (Part One) – The untold, inside story of the capture and killing of America’s most wanted crime boss featuring exclusive interviews with the FBI manhunter who handcuffed Bulger after 16 years on the run and Whitey’s dramatic account of his arrest in his own words.
Episode #2 – HUNTING WHITEY (Part Two) – The thrilling inside story of Whitey Bulger’s dramatic trial, a violent assassination attempt behind bars and his ultimate demise. His brutal murder at the infamous prison known as “Misery Mountain” is detailed featuring exclusive interviews with Bulger’s former cellmate who describes the first bloody attempt on Bulger’s life.
Episode #3 – TERROR STRIKES BOSTON (Part One) – Sherman & Wedge chronicle their definitive inside look at the Boston Marathon bombings with a unique account of the events that rocked the world. Their bestselling book, Boston Strong was adapted for the acclaimed feature film Patriots Day starring Mark Wahlberg.
Episode #4 – TERROR STRIKES BOSTON (Part Two) – With smoke in the air at the Marathon finish line, the search for the bombers intensifies. Sherman & Wedge take you inside the manhunt through its dramatic conclusion and the gripping trial that followed.
Episode #5 – BAD BLOOD (Part One) – In the shadow of the fallen Old Man of the Mountain, on a lonely stretch of mountain road, two men lay dead, including the cousin of ski legend Bode Miller. But nothing is what it seems. Sherman & Wedge tell the untold story of one of the most shocking police shootings in American history.
Episode #6 – BAD BLOOD (Part Two) – Sherman & Wedge examine the shocking aftermath of the crimes and another terrifying explosion of violence, as the tragic incident reveals deep tensions within the rural, mountainside town.
Episode #7 – CAPE FEAR – Sherman & Wedge offer pulse pounding, exclusive details about the hunt for a serial rapist in the resort community of Cape Cod. The rapist is targeting beautiful young women inside popular nightclubs, brutalizing them and taking macabre mementos of his crimes. But one courageous victim is about to turn the tables on this predator.
Episode #8 – THE BOSTON STRANGLER (Part One) – The hosts re-examine Sherman’s groundbreaking investigation of his own aunt’s murder allegedly at the hands of the infamous Boston Strangler. Sherman’s aunt, 19-year-old Mary Sullivan was the youngest and final victim of this notorious 1960’s murder spree. Sherman, an expert in the investigative technique of Victimology, will provide a new understanding of the crime through the eyes of Mary Sullivan herself.
Episode #9 – THE BOSTON STRANGLER (Part Two) – In this episode, Sherman & Wedge take a closer look at the man who ultimately confessed but was never convicted of the crimes – Albert DeSalvo. Sherman & Wedge explore the mind of the man who claimed to be one of the most infamous killers in history. DeSalvo was a dangerous person; he was a sexual predator, a con-man, and a thief. But was he a killer?
Episode #10 – THE ASSASSINATION OF JOHN LENNON – Sherman & Wedge take listeners behind the scenes of their blockbuster book with suspense master James Patterson about the last days of the Beatles legend and his collision course with a deranged young killer named Mark David Chapman.