AXS TV premieres critically acclaimed docuseries “Final 24”

The series leads viewers through the final 24 hours of late legendary figures’ lives and explores their enduring legacies. 

By Lori Melton

AXS TV will proudly premiere the critically acclaimed docuseries “Final 24” on Wednesday, June 3 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.

The series leads viewers through the final 24 hours of late legendary figures’ lives and explores their enduring legacies. Episodes feature iconic entertainers like Jim Morrison, Tupac, John Belushi, and more.

The network has acquired all 14 installments of the two-season series from Cineflix Rights.

“Final 24” combines crafted dramatizations with archive footage to explore the final hours of some of the most legendary – as well as infamous – entertainers, artists, and cultural figures. The show honors the lives and achievements of these extraordinary people.

It also reportedly examines “glossed-over details, flawed rationale, and surrounding events.”

Overall, the series delves into the lives and deaths of 14 individuals whose passing sent shockwaves across the country and left an enduring historical and cultural impact.

Tough subjects like suicide, murder, and substance abuse are highlighted with in-depth detail and analysis of the final hours in each subject’s life.

The series premiere kicks off with a look at punk rock pioneer Sid Vicious on June 3. Thirteen more legendary public figures will be profiled across two seasons and their 14-episode total.

Be sure to tune in to “Final 24” to learn more about its late, legendary stars every Wednesday starting June 3 at 9 p.m. Et/6 p.m. PT, only on AXS TV. Find AXS TV on your TV.

“Final 24” Episode Schedule

June 3
Sid Vicious (Punk Rocker)

June 10
Nicole Brown Simpson (Model)

June 17
Tupac Shakur (Rapper)

June 24
Anna Nicole Smith (Model)

July 1
Jim Morrison (Rock Artist)

July 8
John F. Kennedy Jr. (Publishing and Political Legend)

July 15
Gianna Versace (Fashion Icon)

July 22
Janis Joplin (Rock Artist)

July 29
Hunter S. Thompson (Journalist)

Aug. 5
River Phoenix (Actor)

Aug. 12
John Belushi (Comedian/Actor)

Aug. 19
Marvin Gaye (R & B Artist)

Aug. 26
David Koresh (Cult Leader)

Sept. 7
Keith Moon (Drummer)

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