The newest Lifetime original movie is Death of a Vegas Showgirl, another based-on-a-true-story film. This one centers on the death of Debbie Flores Narvaez in 2010. The movie airs on Saturday, October 22 at 8 p.m. ET. Read on for a preview of the film.
Death of a Vegas Showgirl is based on the 2010 murder of Debbie Flores Narvarez. She disappeared in December 2010 and police searched for her for nearly a month before her roommate led authorities to her body, which was found dismembered in a vacant house. In May 2014, Jason Omar Griffith was convicted of first-degree murder. He was sentenced to 10 years-to-life in prison.
The film was written by Brian D. Young (Marriage of Lies, Patient Killer) and directed by Penelope Buitenhuis (Newlywed and Dead, My Life as a Dead Girl).
DATE: Saturday, October 22, 2016
TIME: 8 p.m. ET
CHANNEL: Lifetime (To find out what channel Lifetime is for you, click here to go to TVGuide.com and change your provider under “TV Listings.”)
Roselyn Sanchez as Debbie Flores Narvaez
Danso Gordon as Jason Blu Griffith
Fiona Vroom as Roxie
Aaron Pearl as Detective Nelson
Jordana Largy as Susan
Ben Wilkinson as Travis
Kirby Morrow as Mike
Jason Cermak as Kevin
Dylan Archmambault as Jon
Vanessa Walsh as Lisa
SYNOPSIS: The disappearance of a showgirl who was involved in a tumultuous relationship with her dance partner is investigated, revealing the details of a sordid love story that resulted in a gruesome death.