What is the Lifetime movie Fatal Honeymoon about?

What is the Lifetime movie Fatal Honeymoon about?

Based on a true story, Fatal Honeymoon tells the shocking story and controversy surrounding a newlywed who tragically dies on her dream honeymoon and the subsequent investigation of whether or not her husband was guilty of killing her.

Is the honeymoon killer a true story?

Tina had been on her honeymoon with her new husband, fellow American Gabe Watson, who was initially charged by Queensland authorities with his wife’s murder. Watson pleaded guilty to manslaughter and was sentenced to a term of imprisonment….Death of Tina Watson.

Date 22 October 2003
Charges Murder
Convictions Manslaughter (Australia)

Where can you watch fatal honeymoon?

Streaming on Roku. Fatal Honeymoon, a docudrama movie starring Harvey Keitel, Amber Clayton, and Billy Miller is available to stream now. Watch it on The Roku Channel, Lifetime Movie Club or Prime Video on your Roku device.

Did Gabe Watson get life insurance money?

Bloomstom also denied claims that Watson was after insurance money, and that whatever insurance money there was went to Tina Watson’s father. “He did not get a penny,” the lawyer said.

Was Gabe Watson convicted in Alabama?

If found guilty he faced a life sentence in Alabama, on top of the prison time he had already spent in Australia for negligent manslaughter. However, Circuit Court Judge Tommy Nail today ruled there was insufficient evidence for the case to go to a jury, and acquitted Mr Watson of the charge.

How long did Gabe Watson go to jail for?

18 months
A judge in Alabama has cleared American Gabe Watson of murdering his wife on their honeymoon on the Great Barrier Reef in 2003. Mr Watson was facing a murder charge in the US after already serving 18 months in jail in Australia for the manslaughter of his wife Tina during a scuba dive on their Queensland honeymoon.

Did Gabe Watson collect insurance?

A key element of the case is the motive, that Watson allegedly intended to collect insurance on the death of his new wife. Instead, it was his wife’s father, Tommy Thomas, an insurance agent, who collected her $33,000 life insurance policy.