TV One’s newest night of true-crime programming, True Crime Thursdays, launches with the return of an all-new season of FOR MY MAN premiering Thursday, April 23 at 9 p.m. ET. The Thursday night expansion joins the network’s signature True-Crime Mondays programming slate currently airing all-new episodes of FATAL ATTRACTION on Monday nights at 9 p.m. ET.
“Expanding on our acclaimed portfolio of true-crime programming with the addition of a new night provides a unique opportunity to tell more of the engaging stories that our viewers have come to love,” said Brigitte McCray, Senior Vice President of Original Programming and Production. “The overwhelming response to our True-Crime Monday shows made imprinting Thursdays as an official second destination for more of the gripping content viewers crave a logical choice. One that will undoubtedly resonate as we continue to build upon the success of fan-favorites like For My Man.”
FOR MY MAN is a true-crime series that features the outrageous and shocking stories of women who have been arrested for a crime they committed in the name of loyalty and love for their man. The series follows passionate culprits who are blinded by love and have no limit as to how far they’ll go for the men in their lives.
FOR MY MAN: Ruled By Love (Michelle Miles)
Premiere: Thursday, April 23 at 9 p.m. ET
Swept off her feet by a flashy older man who lavishes her with attention and gifts, Michelle Miles becomes shocked to learn her new man is actually the kingpin of a massive interstate drug operation. While hesitant about the budding relationship, Miles is awed by his influence and power until he introduces her to his world of crime. As a loyal woman, she decides to stand by his side and become his queen. He teaches her everything she needs to know – how to prepare, package and manage the money from the drugs. However, when the federal and local authorities launch a major investigation into the drug ring, Miles’ loyalty is tested.
FOR MY MAN: Conflicting Vows (Ashley Bailey)
Premiere: Thursday, April 30 at 9 p.m. ET
New to the police force, Ashley Bailey is determined to provide a better life for her family until she discovers her husband has been hanging around with some shady characters. Bailey begins to launch her own investigation and suspects they have been participating in a massive drug ring. Although she doesn’t condone her husband’s indiscretions, she loves him and chooses to stand by his side. Soon, a sting operation reveals her connection to the drug ring through her husband and fellow police officers believe she may be leaking top-secret information to him and his associates. Faced with the evidence against her, Bailey is forced to make a difficult decision on upholding her oath to the police force or honoring her marriage vows and remaining loyal to her husband.
FOR MY MAN: Facing The Music (Marsha Bernard)
Premiere: Thursday, May 7 at 9 p.m. ET
Marsha Bernard made it her mission to make Jamaica’s hottest dance hall DJ her newest beau when she saw him performing and he hand-picked her from the crowd to come on stage. Determined to defeat her competition and seek his attention, Bernard risked it all to be his number one by being loyal and supporting his international drug empire. However, the relationship takes a turn when he leaves the country and abandons her with tons of narcotics with the intention of framing her.
FOR MY MAN: Driving Force (Jasha Howard)
Premiere: Thursday, May 14 at 9 p.m. ET
Jasha Howard is a beautiful and ambitious woman who falls for a charming bad boy. He offers her the excitement and rebellion she has always been longing for. He entices Howard to become his partner in crime and together they pull off a dangerous bank heist. He convinces her they need the money for their future and coaches her every step of the way. She agrees with the plan hoping to prove her loyalty to her man and start a new life together as a family. The Bonnie and Clyde relationship soon begins to spiral out of control and her idea of being a “ride or die” soon takes a turn when local authorities begin to catch up to them.