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Autopsy: The Last Hours Of… is a series that reveals the truth behind the controversial deaths of global icons and people whose untimely deaths were surrounded by scandal and intense media attention. Fact and fiction are forever separated through reconstructions of their final hours using crucial medical evidence from the actual autopsies to explain how and why they died while interviews with friends and family shed light on the events that led to death—finally putting an end to the speculation. Hosted by Dr. Michael Hunter.

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Autopsy: The Last Hours Of… is a series that reveals the truth behind the controversial deaths of global icons and people whose untimely deaths were surrounded by scandal and intense media attention. Fact and fiction are forever separated through reconstructions of their final hours using crucial medical evidence from the actual autopsies to explain how and why they died while interviews with friends and family shed light on the events that led to death—finally putting an end to the speculation. Hosted by Dr. Michael Hunter.

    The Last Hours Of... Jimi Hendrix

    The Last Hours Of... Jimi Hendrix

    At the age of 27, Jimi Hendrix was one of the highest paid musicians in the world. He had made 3 multi-million selling albums and was rock music’s most influential guitarist. But he died in London on the September 18, 1970. The coroner concluded that his death was caused by suffocation when he breathed in his own vomit. But the circumstances surrounding his true cause of death a mystery. Numerous conflicting accounts of his final hours have obscured the truth and fueled conspiracy theories about drug overdose, suicide and murder. Now 50 years after his death Medical Examiner Dr. Michael Hunter re-examines Hendrix’s death to cut through claim and counter claims and, using the medical evidence, determines precisely how he died. We’ll drop a new podcast each Wednesday. Next time, Dr. Hunter re-opens the autopsy of Bee Gees icon, Maurice Gibb.
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    The Last Hours of ... James Dean

    The Last Hours of ... James Dean

    At 24 years old, actor James Dean’s role in “Rebel Without a Cause” made him a superstar and an icon of teenage rebellion. But on September 30, 1955, James Dean died in a horrific car crash near Cholame in California. For more than 60 years mystery has surrounded the cause of the crash since Dean was an accomplished racing driver on a straight road in good conditions. Now, expert Coroner and Forensic Pathologist, Dr. Michael Hunter is reopening the case using testimony from family, friends, crash experts and biographers to finally reveal the true cause of James Dean’s death. Next week, Dr. Hunter examines the death of rock music’s most influential guitar hero, Jimi Hendrix. We’ll drop a new Autopsy podcast every Wednesday.
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    The Last Hours of... Donda West

    The Last Hours of... Donda West

    Kanye West’s mom, Donda West, went from modest beginnings, to the limelight as her son rose to be one of the biggest rappers in the world. As his manager, she became a regular at the brightest parties in showbiz. In doing so she broke every stereotype about single black women raising her sons. But, on November 10, 2007, Donda West, underwent cosmetic surgery and died 24 hours later. Kanye West blamed the fatal attraction of stardom, saying, “I feel sometimes like if me and my mom never moved to Hollywood that she’d still be here.” Combining information revealed in Donda’s autopsy with first-hand accounts from those who cared for before she died, Dr. Michael Hunter investigates the tragic and untimely death of 58 year-old Donda West. We’ll drop a new Autopsy podcast each Wednesday. Next week, Dr. Hunter examines the death of the “Rebel Without a Cause,” James Dean.
    Like what you hear and want more true crime and mystery? Go to https://www.reelz.com/podcasts/ 

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    The Last Hours of ... Anissa Jones

    The Last Hours of ... Anissa Jones

    As the adorable “Buffy” in the 1960’s sitcom “Family Affair,” Anissa Jones was the most famous child star of her generation. But on August 28th, 1976, Anissa died at a friend’s house near San Diego, California. She was only 18 years old. A photograph taken at the beach the previous day showed her in good physical shape. World-renowned forensic pathologist Dr. Michael Hunter investigates her life and last hours to solve the mystery of the sudden, tragic death of actress Anissa Jones. Next week, Dr. Hunter examines the untimely death of Kanye West’s mother, Donda West.
    Like what you hear and want more true crime and mystery? Go to https://www.reelz.com/podcasts/

    • 1 hr
    The Last Hours of ... Chyna

    The Last Hours of ... Chyna

    On April 20th 2016, professional wrestling legend Chyna died from an overdose in her Los Angeles apartment. Once celebrated as the “Ninth Wonder of the World,” Chyna’s life unraveled after she left WWE and became infamous for drug and alcohol abuse. After a mysterious 4-year exile in Japan, Chyna returned to the USA intent on reinventing herself. Instead, she died alone 9 months later at the age of just 46. Expert Coroner and Forensic Pathologist, Dr. Michael Hunter unpacks the secrets of Chyna’s autopsy and, along with accounts from friends, pieces together the truth about Chyna’s tragic death. Next week, Dr. Hunter examines death of child actress Anissa Jones, better known as “Buffy” in the 1960’s sitcom, Family Affair. We’ll drop a new Autopsypodcast each Wednesday.
    Like what you hear and want more true crime and mystery? Go to https://www.reelz.com/podcasts/

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    The Last Hours of…Steve McQueen

    The Last Hours of…Steve McQueen

    Steve McQueen was a legendary actor best known for his roles in ‘The Great Escape’, ‘The Magnificent Seven’ and ‘Bullitt’. By the 1970’s, he was known as ‘The King of Cool’ and was the world’s highest paid movie star. But on November 7th, 1980 he died in a hospital bed in Mexico at just 50 years old. He was nearly unrecognizable and his death fueled rumors and allegations of conspiracy. Forensic Pathologist Dr. Michael Hunter examines Steve McQueen’s case and medical records to unravel the truth surrounding his death as he attempts to reveal what really killed this iconic star. We’ll drop a new Autopsypodcast each Wednesday. Next week, Dr. Hunter re-opens the case of country music legend, Mindy McCready.
    Like what you hear and want more true crime and mystery? Go to https://www.reelz.com/podcasts/

    • 55 min

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