• News
  • Entertainment
  • Sins
  • Interesting As Fuck
  • WTF

True Crime Horror Story The Act Has Finally Been Given An Official UK Release Date

Will The Act Be On Uk Tv?

The Act, based on the awful true crime narrative of Gypsy-Rose and DeeDee Blanchard in the United States, has finally been assigned a UK tv release date.

A bald girl wearing a light pink gown sitting next to her mother
A bald girl wearing a light pink gown sitting next to her mother

On June 14, STARZPlay will broadcast the narrative, which centers on DeeDee's murder after years of torturing her daughter via Munchausen's by Proxy.

Patricia Arquette plays DeeDee, an overprotective mother who lies to everyone about her daughter's illnesses, allergies, and cancers in order to gain attention.

Dee states that her daughter Gypsy (played by Joey King on the show) has leukemia, asthma, muscular dystrophy, and a sugar allergy.

A bald girl wearing an orange jail dress in the courtroom
A bald girl wearing an orange jail dress in the courtroom

The Blanchard mother/daughter combination became the centre of the neighbourhood after moving into a new home - until DeeDee was found slain in her bed.

Gypsy wasn't unwell at all, and she'd been a victim of her mother, who had forced her to keep quiet and even lied about her age, as the tragic real-life story unraveled.

She would keep her in a childlike state, shaving her head on a regular basis to make it appear as if she had undergone chemotherapy, and insisting that she be confined to a wheelchair in public.

We see what occurs behind the closed doors of their ostensibly joyful and intimate relationship in The Act, as well as the extent DeeDee went to keep Gypsy under her control.

The Act, which premiered on Hulu in the United States earlier this year, was a huge hit for the streaming service, with supporting films incorporating testimony from Gypsy and people who knew DeeDee.

Munchausen by proxy is a mental health disease in which someone intentionally produces illness or sickness in those under their care to satisfy their own craving for attention.

This could be due to low self-esteem or a hero complex, as the community around them applauds their efforts to help and sympathizes with their plight.

Conclusion

So we should keep our eyes on our surroundings and should not just blindly believe what is happening before our eyes.

Comments (0 comments)

    Recent Articles

    • Bitplanets - A Mobile Game With Interplanetary Wars And Worm Holes To Play With Or Against Your Friends

      Bitplanets - A Mobile Game With Interplanetary Wars And Worm Holes To Play With Or Against Your Friends

      Adventure, role-playing, video games, and real-time strategy games, among others, are excellent ways to escape reality. You can enter any world you want, depending on the game's genre and environment.

    • The Media And Society's Reaction To "Florida Man"

      The Media And Society's Reaction To "Florida Man"

      A Florida man contacted the cops to double-check that the meth in his hands was, in fact, meth. He was detained, as expected, for having the narcotic in his hands. The client was concerned that he had been misled into purchasing bath salts disguised as meth

    • Stealing - Causes, Reasons & What To Steal In 2022?

      Stealing - Causes, Reasons & What To Steal In 2022?

      While stealing may be okay when you are on the verge of death from starvation and have no other option, it is most emphatically not acceptable when you blatantly duplicate another person's work or ideas and portray them as your own. How is that acceptable? Unless, of course, you believe it is beneficial to develop a complete absence of ethics and morality.

    • A Father Refuses To Wear A Seatbelt - Buckle Up

      A Father Refuses To Wear A Seatbelt - Buckle Up

      A father refuses to wear a seatbelt - Buckling up is among the safest decisions drivers and passengers can make. Many Americans recognize the need of wearing a seat belt; in 2021, the national use rate was 90.4 percent. But this is not the case for the parent of this Reddit user with a username obolikus. His or her father refuses to wear a seatbelt and a lot of other users shared the same sentiment. Read their stories below!

    • Demodex - This Mite Lives In Your Eye Lashes

      Demodex - This Mite Lives In Your Eye Lashes

      Demodex - Demodex folliculorum is a sort of parasite. It's one of two sorts of Demodex parasites, the other being Demodex brevis.

    • Small Flat Rate Boxes - Paul Sherman Sharing His Views On Twitter

      Small Flat Rate Boxes - Paul Sherman Sharing His Views On Twitter

      USPS Small Flat Rate boxes let you transport little things of 70 pounds or less to any place in the US for a level charge.

    • French Soccer Player Was Marcelo Demoted By Soccer Club Lyon For Farting

      French Soccer Player Was Marcelo Demoted By Soccer Club Lyon For Farting

      French soccer player Marcelo was demoted by soccer club Lyon for farting - Being an expert soccer player can be a genuine gas, yet the French group Lyon trained one of its protectors as a result of it.

    • 50 Cent Hung Upside Down During His Halftime Show Performance

      50 Cent Hung Upside Down During His Halftime Show Performance

      50 Cent Hung Upside Down during his Super Bowl halftime show performance. This caused a huge buzz over the internet. Some people may find it just another gimmick for the show, however it has left a lot of people confused. Various memes and reactions popped up everywhere and made fun of the rapper.

    • Oscars 2022 - Why Are Ratings And Viewership At The Oscars Going Down?

      Oscars 2022 - Why Are Ratings And Viewership At The Oscars Going Down?

      Oscars 2022 - Known as "the Oscars," the Academy Awards recognize excellence in filmmaking on both an aesthetic and technical level. For many in the entertainment industry, these are unquestionably the most coveted and important honors.