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Lifetime Greenlights New Docuseries Following Gypsy Rose Blanchard's Post-Prison Life

The untitled docuseries, produced by Category 6 Media, will document her days leading to the December 28, 2023 release, exploring her experiences living with her husband, Ryan Anderson, and the challenges of navigating newfound freedom amidst notoriety. By: Wee Yan Ling

Built upon the success of its January documentary, The Prison Confessions of Gypsy Rose Blanchard, Lifetime will be launching a new unscripted docuseries to capture the post-prison journey of Gypsy Rose Blanchard. The series has received the greenlight to air later in the year. 

The docuseries picks up Gypsy’s story days before her release on 28 December 2023, after serving 8 ½ years of a 10-year sentence. She was convicted of persuading her boyfriend to murder her mother, Dee Dee who put her under years of false medical conditions. The show will share her life with her husband Ryan Anderson as it marks the first time they live together. It will be chronicling the reconciliation of the attention her case gained and include other nonfiction programs and Hulu’s drama series, The Act. 


The preceding documentary, The Prison Confessions of Gypsy Rose Blanchard had amassed a significant viewership for Lifetime as it averages 1.1 million views with three days of delayed viewing. It was also reported that roughly 9.9 million people have engaged with the three-part documentary across Lifetime’s linear and streaming platforms. 


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