The People v OJ Simpsons: American Crime Story, new, FOX

What crime shows you can watch on DStv.

As the new Ryan Murphy production, The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story, gets closer to our screens - we’re all wound up in anticipation. Based on Jeffrey Toobin’s book, The Run of His Life: The People v O.J. Simpson, this courtroom drama features an all-star cast including Cuba Gooding Jr as OJ Simpson, John Travolta as Robert Shapiro and David Schwimmer as Robert Kardashian.

American Crime Story premieres on Wednesday 3 February at 20:10 on FOX (125).  Luckily, there are plenty of compelling true crime offerings to keep us enthralled while we wait.


These are just some of the crime tales you can wrap yourself in on DStv:

Mind of a Murderer - Mondays at 21:00 on Crime + Investigation (170)

Dubbed the “modern-day Clarice Starling,” Dr Michelle Ward gets up close and personal with violent murderers as she interviews them to try and understand why they did what they did.


Crimes that Shook Australia - Saturday at 18:00 on Crime + Investigation (170)

Be captivated in the stories of how these crimes came to haunt so many.


Homicide Hunter IV - starts Thursday 4 February at 21:00 on Crime + Investigation (170)

Join Lt Joe Kenda as he relives and retells the stories of some of the most dangerous cases he has ever worked on, and more importantly, how he solved them.


A Crime to Remember - starts Friday 5 February at 22:00 on Discovery IDx (171)

In this third season, fall into step with the twists and turns of crimes of the 50s and 60s. Chilling stories bound to keep you hooked.


My Crazy Ex - starts 16 February at 21:00 on Crime + Investigation (170)

What some people are capable of is downright scary. See how introducing the wrong person into your life could be the last thing you ever do.


Epic Mystery Specials - starts Thursday 18 February at 22:00 on Discovery IDx (171)

Gain insight into some of the most high-profile crimes and unsolved mysteries.