Oscar Movie Date Announced

Oscar Pistorius

South Africans have been divided on the concept of the biopic about fallen Olympian and Paralympian, Oscar Pistorius, who is currently serving time in prison for the 2013 killing of his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp.

Oscar Pistorius Reeva

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Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner Killer, it has just been announced, will air on Saturday, November 8, on Lifetime (DStv Channel 131, at 18h00.


The families of both Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp have distanced themselves from the production, confirming that they have had no input in the pre- and post-production of the made-for-television film.

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Said to be focusing on the actual life of Pistorius, how he overcame his disability as a double amputee and his rise to stardom, the film also focus on the murder of Steenkamp and Oscar’s subsequent fall from grace.

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