Wives with Knives

32 x 60 min (4 seasons)

2012 - 2015

Episode breakdown
Episode breakdown

Wives with Knives

Season I 2012………6 x 60 min
Season II 2013……...8 x 60 min
Season III 2014……10 x 60 min
Season IV 2015……8 x 60 min
Series Total: 32 x 60 min

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Wives with Knives features gripping stories of women who have committed violent crimes against their husbands or lovers. Some women endured years of emotional, sexual, and physical abuse before fighting back. Others were motivated by greed and jealousy.

Each episode features two compelling stories of woman who have fought at close range. Using first-hand accounts from the actual women who committed the crimes, as well as police, investigators, family members, and the victims themselves, each episode of Wives with Knives reveals the traumatic events that led up to these deadly confrontations.


The premiere contributed to the highest Friday night ratings ever on Investigation Discovery (US).

Indigo Films Entertainment Group, Inc. for Investigation Discovery (US)

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