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April 27, 2018
Episode 12: The Televangelist
May 12, 2018
SEASON 01 // EPISODE 11
THE HITMAN

Frank Howard / Jeffrey Locker

A quintessential family man embezzles millions of dollars from his employer to fund a love affair and the attempted murder of his wife.

Prelude: A multi-millionaire motivational speaker solicits help from Kenneth Minor, a down-and-out man from Harlem, in a plot to collect insurance proceeds.


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Performed by Ethan Helfrich (Rest You Sleeping Giant)
Except Mathieu Lamontagne & Emmanuel Toledo - Tension superficielle


SOURCES

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Frank Howard, a quintessential family man, embezzled millions of dollars from his employer to fund a love affair and the attempted murder of his wife.