The Fifth Estate (1981– )

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 22 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »
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Bob McKeown ...
 Himself - Host (3 episodes, 2010-2011)
Linden MacIntyre ...
 Himself - Host / ... (2 episodes, 1992-2010)
Gillian Findlay ...
 Herself - Host (2 episodes, 2014)
Karla Homolka ...
 Herself (archive footage) (2 episodes, 1997-2012)
...
 Herself (archive footage) (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
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A few segments from this TV series have gone on to be released as documentaries and thus be nominated for (and in the case of The Fifth Estate: Just Another Missing Kid (1981), win) Academy Awards. See more »

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