Fatal Voyage: The Death of JFK Jr.

Fatal Voyage: The Death of JFK Jr. Podcast

One fateful night John F. Kennedy Jr. boarded a private plane with his wife and sister-in-law, flying to his cousin's wedding. Only, they never made it. Was the plane crash that led to JFK Jr.'s funeral a mere accident? Or something far more sinister, swept under the rug by Camelot—like so many of their other tragedies? This next installment in the Fatal Voyage series explores the privileged life and sudden death of John F. Kennedy Jr. Discover the dark side of the Kennedys, from scandals and coverups, to JFK Jr.'s rocky marriage with Carolyn Bessette–even an elaborate kidnapping plot that forced him into hiding. Fatal Voyage: The Death of JFK Jr. is the only podcast telling the full story. Fatal Voyage: The Death of JFK Jr. is the long-anticipated third season following Diana: Case Solved and Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death of Natalie Wood. To see how we use your data, visit https://www.endeavoraudio.com/privacy-policy.

Introducing: Making the Call
As our policy makers, medical experts, and first responders grapple with the choices forced upon us by the novel Coronavirus, doctors and hosts Dr. Zeke Emanuel and Dr. Jonathan Moreno will guide us on the codes of ethics that are the backbone of modern medicine. They will answer the key questions raised by COVID – 19 including “How do we decide who gets a ventilator?” “Who, if anyone, can force you to stay home in the interest of public health” and “When there’s a vaccine, who will get it first?”. Join the...

JFK JR.: THE KENNEDY LEGACY – EP12
The truth about John Junior’s short life and tragic death has been hidden from the world and in this final episode, we’re going to find out how… and why this happened. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

JFK JR.: THE REVEAL – EP11
Colin and the investigative team take the exact flight that JFK Jr. took to Martha's Vineyard, to analyze in detail what happened on Junior's fateful final night. Upstart: Find out how low your rate is at Upstart.com/JFK. The Great Courses Plus: Get a full month of unlimited access for free at TheGreatCoursesPlus.com/JFKJR. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


JFK JR.: FLYING HIGH – EP10
So far we have tracked the most significant events in John Junior’s short life – now it’s time to look a little closer at the crash that killed him… and hear evidence from some of those who don’t believe it was an accident. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

JFK JR.: CALM BEFORE THE STORM – EP9
Junior was living in New York in apparent blissful ignorance of the danger he was in. Not only that – he was reveling in his position as America’s most eligible bachelor. Great Courses Plus: Get a full month of unlimited access for free at TheGreatCoursesPlus.com/JFKJR Best Fiends: Download free on the Apple App Store or Google Play. Zola: Sign up at Zola.com/JFK to get your free personalized paper sample before purchase, and use code SAVE50 to get 50% off save the dates. SimpliSafe: Visit SimpliSafe.com/JF...

JFK JR.: THE BLACK WIDOW - EP8
The main suspects in the JFK, Jr. kidnapping are finally ID’d. Who exactly was Griselda Blanco? What was her connection to the Kennedys? Just four years after the attempted kidnapping of John Junior was foiled, he met his death in what appeared to be a tragic accident. Could these two events be related? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...


JFK JR.: PLOT THICKENS - EP7
Our investigation uncovers that the director of the FBI green-lit a nationwide inquiry about the kidnap attempt on Junior back in 1995. As they dig deeper, Colin and the team learn new facts and shocking twists as they expose a Columbian drug lord’s plot to kidnap one of America’s most famous men. Upstart: Find out how low your rate is at Upstart.com/JFK. SimpliSafe: Visit SimpliSafe.com/JFK to get free shipping plus a 60-day risk-free trial. Great Courses: Get a full month of unlimited access for free at T...

JFK JR.: PLOT THICKENS - EP7
Our investigation uncovers that the director of the FBI green-lit a nationwide inquiry about the kidnap attempt on Junior back in 1995. As they dig deeper, Colin and the team learn new facts and shocking twists as they expose a Columbian drug lord’s plot to kidnap one of America’s most famous men. Upstart: Find out how low your rate is at Upstart.com/JFK. SimpliSafe: Visit SimpliSafe.com/JFK to get free shipping plus a 60-day risk-free trial. Great Courses: Get a full month of unlimited access for free at T...

JFK JR.: MIAMI VICE - EP6
After the revelation of the Joe Biden death threat letter it soon becomes apparent that Junior is both vulnerable and possibly unhinged. Threats to the Kennedy family start to escalate, and while the FBI and NYPD try to sort out which threats are harmless and which are viable, Junior ignores it all and keeps living the way he sees fit. Our team of investigators dig deep into the FBI files and discover a sensational, previously unreported investigation into the JFK Jr. case. Learn more about your ad choices....


JFK JR.: KILL JOE BIDEN - EP5
It’s 1994 and Joe Biden is a United States senator caught up on the wrong side of several controversial, racially charged, legislative bills. A letter claiming that Joe is ‘a traitor’ and that he ‘must die’ is delivered to his office. We investigate whether this letter could have been linked to JFK Jr. himself. Best Fiends: Download free on the Apple App Store or Google Play. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

JFK JR.: LURKING CURSE - EP4
To the world, Junior looks to be living the life of American royalty. Life’s good for the most handsome man in the United States, he spends his time in Manhattan bicycling around town and jaunts off to Martha’s Vineyard when he needs an escape. His confidence is so high that he goes it alone. The secret service protection now longer secures him, he must walk alone. The Kennedy curse may just catch up to Junior despite his efforts to live a successful life.  BetterHelp: Get 10% off your first month at Bette...

JFK JR.: JOHN-BOY’S PATH (THE GOOD YEARS) - EP3
The young prince of Camelot was gone and America’s icon had faded to black. Here we track his life’s path… his many affairs with Ivy League beauties and dazzling celebrities such as Madonna, Sarah Jessica Parker and Daryl Hannah. Was he following in the philandering footsteps of his father and uncles with their womanizing? John desperately needed to invent himself, finally he found his voice when he started his political magazine, George, attracting top politicians and Hollywood celebrities to his inner cir...


JFK JR.: THE KENNEDY CURSE - EP2
While the Kennedy’s exuded glamor, sophistication and power, they were not without their curses. Over the years, the family was beset with 16 tragedies and five plane crashes, including the death of JFK’s favored older brother Joe, all detailed here. Not only was JFK assassinated but five years later his younger brother, U.S. Attorney General Robert Kennedy would die at the hand of a lone crazed Muslim gunman. Coincidence? Was history repeating itself? The Great Courses Plus: Get 3 months of unlimited acce...

JFK JR.: BORN INTO CAMELOT – EP1
No image tore at the hearts of the world than that of little John-John standing alone, saluting his father’s coffin as it was paraded through Washington, D.C. A year-long investigation into his murder lead the Warren Report to conclude that Lee Harvey Oswald was the lone crazed gunman. Skepticism reigned from the start. As a child, John-Boy had his Training Wheels, he was learning the Kennedy way from birth. But as John Jr. grew into an adult, he would firmly believe that there were two shooters that day in...

Presenting FATAL VOYAGE: THE DEATH OF JFK JR.
Can’t get enough of FATAL VOYAGE? Our next season explores the privileged life and sudden death of John F. Kennedy Jr. Discover the dark side of Camelot - from the scandals to the coverups, from JFK Jr.'s rocky marriage with Carolyn Bessette to details of an elaborate kidnapping plot that forced him into hiding. FATAL VOYAGE: THE DEATH OF JFK JR. is the only podcast with the full story. The series premieres January 8th so subscribe now to join the investigation and never miss a moment of the truth. Learn m...


Introducing AMERICAN JIHADI
The incredible story of a secret friendship between journalist Christof Putzel and Omar Hammami, the American-born Christian who became one of the FBI’s most wanted Islamic extremists. Don’t miss an episode – subscribe now to AMERICAN JIHADI. http://bit.ly/amji_diana Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

DIANA: A TWENTY-TWO YEAR OLD MYSTERY SOLVED - EP12
Colin McLaren and his team lay out all of the evidence they have accrued and search for Le Van Thanh, the driver of the white Fiat. With his team of investigative journalists, McLaren tracks Van Thanh down at his Paris home. Their conversation will blow the case wide open. To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all good book stores or online here: https://amzn.to/2HpAtNc Best Fiends: Download for free on the Apple Ap...

DIANA: A TWENTY-TWO YEAR OLD MYSTERY SOLVED - EP12
Colin McLaren and his team lay out all of the evidence they have accrued and search for Le Van Thanh, the driver of the white Fiat. With his team of investigative journalists, McLaren tracks Van Thanh down at his Paris home. Their conversation will blow the case wide open. To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all good book stores or online here: https://amzn.to/2HpAtNc Best Fiends: Download for free on the Apple Ap...


Presenting HUNTED from the Minds Behind Law and Order
In a new series from Dick Wolf, Wolf Entertainment, and Endeavor Audio, Parker Posey stars as Emily Barnes, a US Marshal dedicated to capturing the country’s most dangerous fugitives. When four convicts escape from a maximum security prison, Deputy Barnes is called on to pursue the criminals in one of the most treacherous and violent manhunts in US history. Listen to Hunted at http://bit.ly/hunted_diana Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

DIANA: THE COVER-UP - EP11
If there was mistrust towards those investigating the crash, it would explode when Diana’s butler and lawyer came forward with documents detailing her real fears of a plot to take her life. From the Paget Report to the final Coroner’s Inquest at the High Court, McLaren takes a look at government gaffs and opportunities missed that still plague the investigation to this day. To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all g...

DIANA: TRAGEDY OR TREASON? - EP10
In the wake of the tragedy, conspiracy theories exploded in the press and public. These theories arose not only due to claims made by grieving father, Mohammed Al-Fayed, but also because of the secrets surrounding the years-long investigation. Could there be truth to any of these conspiracy theories? Colin McLaren interviews those entrenched in the case to sort fact from fiction. To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at...


DIANA: LA FIAT BLANCHE - EP9
Colin McLaren investigates the mysterious white Fiat Uno believed to have collided with the Mercedes carrying Princess Diana, Dodi Fayed and Trevor Reese-Jones. At the time, the car was amongst the most popular compacts in Europe and one of thousands registered in Paris. McLaren seeks the answers to questions that both French and British authorities are still not asking. To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all good ...

DIANA: WITNESS TO THE CRASH - EP8
Former Detective, Colin McLaren tracks down credible eyewitnesses and eliminates the hangers-on who have confused the facts. He receives a play-by-play from a French photographer, Pierre, to dissect the events of the day and night. To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all good book stores or online here: https://amzn.to/2HpAtNc Best Fiends: Download for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play. SimpliSafe: Get fre...

DIANA: BOTCHED INVESTIGATION - EP7
In 1997, Colin McLaren watched the reports of the fatal crash that killed Princess Diana on TV like everyone else, but the egregious actions of French Police had him jump on a plane to get answers before it was too late. Today, McLaren confirms the path of the mysterious white Fiat and identifies critical evidence missed at the crash site still there after more than two decades. Upstart: See how low your rate is at Upstart.com/diana. Policygenius: Get life insurance quotes and apply in minutes at Policygen...


DIANA: SECURITY NIGHTMARE - EP6
Colin Mclaren examines layers of flawed decision-making that contributed to the untimely death of the Princess and three other passengers in the Mercedes S280. He scrutinizes the failures in the security detail provided by Mohamed Al-Fayed and the man who took the wheel, head of security for the Hotel Ritz, Henri Paul.  Best Fiends: Download for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play. BetterHelp: Get 10% off your first month at BetterHelp.com/Diana. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm...

DIANA: SECURITY NIGHTMARE - EP6
Colin Mclaren examines layers of flawed decision-making that contributed to the untimely death of the Princess and three other passengers in the Mercedes S280. He scrutinizes the failures in the security detail provided by Mohamed al-Fayed and the man who took the wheel, head of security for the Hotel Ritz, Henri Paul.To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all good book stores or online here: https://amzn.to/2HpAtNc Be...

DIANA: DEATH IN PARIS - EP5
Renowned investigator, Colin McLaren examines the final hours of Diana’s life as she and companion, Dodi Fayed return to Paris and are relentlessly pursued by a swarm of paparazzi. The events of that afternoon and the decisions made just after midnight will set the course for the horrific car crash that would take her life and the lives of three others.  To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all good book stores or on...


DIANA: THE LAST HOLIDAY - EP4
With Diana’s fame white-hot and the paparazzi pursuing her every move, Diana accepts an invitation to summer in St. Tropez as a guest Harrods owner and millionaire, Mohamed Al-Fayed. A romance sparks with his son, Dodi Fayed and the Princess is set on a collision course that will seal her fate. Best Fiends: Download for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play. BetterHelp: Get 10% off your first month at BetterHelp.com/Diana. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

DIANA: THE LAST HOLIDAY - EP4
With Diana’s fame white-hot and the paparazzi pursuing her every move, Diana accepts an invitation to summer in St. Tropez as a guest to Harrods' owner and millionaire, Mohamed Al-Fayed. A romance sparks with his son, Dodi Fayed, and the Princess is set on a collision course that will seal her fate.To read more about Diana: Case Solved, purchase the companion book by Colin McLaren and investigative journalist Dylan Howard at all good book stores or online here: https://amzn.to/2HpAtNc...

DIANA: A VERY ROYAL SCANDAL - EP3
London picks sides and the establishment gloves come off as Diana’s marriage splinters with the release of embarrassing secret tapes of Diana and an old flame, as well as raunchy recordings from Charles and Camilla. The scandal explodes with a tell-all book and a tearful appearance on BBC’s Panorama. The Queen demands a divorce leaving Diana a Royal pariah on the outside. Upstart: Find out how low your rate is at Upstart.com/diana. Policygenius: Get home insurance or re-shop your current policy at Policyge...


DIANA: THE ROGUE PRINCESS - EP2
In order to understand what might have happened to Princess Diana, investigator Colin McLaren goes back to the beginning, delving into everything from her early days in the Palace, her broken marriage and her difficult relationship with the Royals. Care/of: For 25% off your first order, go to TakeCareOf.com and use promo code PRINCESS. Best Fiends: Download for free on the Apple App Store or Google Play. BetterHelp: Get 10% off your first month at BetterHelp.com/Diana. Learn more about your ad choices. Vi...

DIANA: DEATH OF A FAIRYTALE - EP1
Introduction to arguably the most iconic woman of the 20th Century, with a brief overview of her complicated life and her monumental efforts on behalf of Aids and anti-landmine charities to her tragic death in the Pont de l’Alma tunnel in Central Paris on August 31, 1997. McLaren sets out on a journey to finally answer the question, what really happened that fateful night? Away: For $20 off a suitcase, visit AwayTravel.com/diana and use promo code DIANA at checkout. Best Fiends: Download for free on the Ap...

Fatal Voyage Presents Diana: Case Solved
A wild car chase comes to a tragic end in a Paris tunnel. Inside the crumpled wreckage, the most famous woman in the world.  A decade of inquests by French and British authorities found the same outcome: “wrongful killing” at the hands of a drunk driver, complicated by a tail of paparazzi.  However, 22 years later, unanswered questions point to something far more sinister.  Diana: Case Solved is a 12-part audio documentary that follows Princess Diana’s fatal voyage and sets out to answer one question: What ...


Introducing The Killing of Marilyn Monroe
The Killing of Marilyn Monroe is an explosive new 12-part podcast from the creators of Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death of Natalie Wood. Marilyn Monroe’s name, beauty and legend is still as iconic today as the night she died 57 years ago. But unlike the legacy of her stardom, shadowy conspiracies and unanswered questions continue to linger over what happened in the hours, days and weeks before the blonde bombshell took her final breath, naked on her bed and surrounded by a deadly cocktail of prescription ...

NATALIE: THE RED JACKET - EP13
Natalie Wood has grown profoundly unhappy in her marriage to Robert Wagner in the years leading up to her suspicious demise — a death for which cops have labeled R.J. a “person of interest.” Now, the Oscar winner’s close friends and sister – as well as experts and investigators who have probed her case – open up about what they see as both a prelude to her divorcing Wagner — and a motive for him to do premeditated murder. In this bonus episode, we examine evidence and whether it supports that conclusion, as...

NATALIE: JUSTICE FOR NATALIE - EP12
Is Robert Wagner deceiving the public when he says Natalie Wood's death was an accident? Thirty-seven years after the Oscar winner’s inexplicable demise, the question lives on with the same vigor as when it was first asked—and the main person of interest continues his stonewalling. Now, we come as close to an answer as the world may ever come. In two explosive, face-to-face exchanges—one with a reporter from our investigative team and another with Natalie’s still-grieving sister, Lana—the Hollywood star is ...


NATALIE: A PERSON OF INTEREST - EP11
With the probe into Natalie Wood’s death officially reopened, shocking new details are made public as speculation mounts about what truly happened that night -- and her husband, Robert Wagner, is officially named a “person of interest.” In this episode, we look at how possible bungling by the coroner and the police — notably the mishandling of key witnesses and crucial evidence — impacted the initial investigation. We also explore how a fresh examination of the severe bruising on Natalie’s body and the emer...

NATALIE: NEW EVIDENCE - EP10
Dennis Davern — the skipper of Natalie Wood’s death yacht — has made a dramatic escape from the virtual house arrest under which Robert Wagner placed him following the starlet’s suspicious demise. Nearly two years pass, but Dennis remains haunted by that night. Finally, he places a call to a good friend — author Martin Rulli. Dennis is finally willing to tell the truth and revise the statements he made to police. What he said, related here and accompanied by new and world exclusive details, including how he...

NATALIE: BEVERLY HILLS CAPTIVE - EP9
With his wife, Natalie Wood, dead, Robert J. Wagner desperately tries to control the public narrative of what happened aboard the death yacht, The Splendour, lawyering up and coaching his boat skipper Dennis Davern on what would become his official version of events. Now, in a stunning first person account, Davern opens up about those bizarre and sinister days immediately following the tragedy — dramatically explaining how Wagner held him hostage in his estate with the help of bodyguards and a complex syste...


NATALIE: THE COVER UP - EP8
Natalie Wood is dead — her body washed ashore off California's Catalina Island. But very quickly — perhaps too quickly — the sordid episode is deemed an accident and her husband, Robert Wagner, permitted to move on. Now, "Fatal Voyage" probes the evidence for proof of the cover-up, sinister and sprawling, that many in the know say shut the lid on the death investigation before it could even get moving. Who was to blame? The answer to this question — everyone from the coroner, to the cops, Frank Sinatra and ...

NATALIE: THE NIGHT OF - EP7
After confiding her plans to leave husband, Robert Wagner, and failing in a desperate, last-ditch attempt to flee via seaplane, Natalie Wood begrudgingly returns to the Splendour. It was a decision she would not live to regret. Now, in world exclusive interviews, the harbor master and lifeguard on duty describe the chilling moment they recovered the legend’s lifeless body — and a stunning new ear-witness comes forward to recount having heard anguished screams – “Somebody please help me, I'm drowning!” – com...

NATALIE: THE NIGHT BEFORE - EP6
Robert Wagner, Natalie Wood and her latest co-star, actor Christopher Walken, are moored off the shore of California's Catalina Island on the yacht, Splendour. But envy-stricken Wagner's behavior grows erratic — so much so a "petrified" Natalie begs the ship's captain, Dennis Davern, to take her ashore in a dinghy. Once there, she confides her plans to leave her husband Wagner and desperately flee by way of a sea plane. But her efforts to secure a plane are stymied. Instead, she and Davern return to the yac...


NATALIE: THE DEVIL YOU KNOW - EP5
Natalie Wood reunites with her first love, Robert Wagner, following her second divorce from director Richard Gregson — and more than a decade after she discovered Wagner rendezvousing with another man. Now, in a world exclusive interview, the starlet’s sister, Lana, recreates the bizarre family dinner at which Natalie reintroduced her first hubby to both her and their parents - plus the chilling reason she gave for reigniting their already failed affair! Meanwhile, Natalie, herself, provides additional insi...

NATALIE: PROFESSIONAL SUCCESS, PERSONAL MESS - EP4
Robert Wagner - all-American boy-next-door or conniving manipulator who’d stop at nothing to achieve Tinsel Town fame and fortune? That is the question we answer by charting the actor’s rise to stardom, as well as examining the havoc such obsessive pursuit left in its wake. As his first marriage to Natalie Wood - some would say one of convenience - lay tattered, Natalie attempts to carry on with her “Splendor in the Grass” costar Warren Beatty. But the devastation left by Wagner - and the end of her romance...

NATALIE: A MATCH MADE IN HOLLYWOOD - EP3
Natalie Wood and Robert Wagner marry in a fairy tale Hollywood union — but beneath the shiny surface of their romance lurks rage and jealousy. In a fit of envy, Wagner rushes to the home of Natalie’s costar, Warren Beatty, with a gun and the intent to do murder. Nothing happens, although Natalie soon makes a shocking discovery — her husband in a romantic rendezvous with another man! The couple conclude their first marriage — but the deck of fate still had a future reunion waiting in the cards.  Learn more a...


NATALIE: A REBELLIOUS TEEN - EP2
From her earliest years, Natalie Wood was bred for fame and fortune – and also destruction. We’ll chart how her mother, Marie Gurden, would stop at nothing to see her daughter’s name in lights, once even looking away after her daughter’s rape for fear it would anger the studio system that would decide her fate. Ironically, these decisions pushed Natalie on to a path that ended with Robert Wagner — and a tumultuous romance that ended in tragedy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

NATALIE: WHO IS NATALIE WOOD - EP1
She was gorgeous, glamorous — and doomed. But who really was Natalie Wood – the Hollywood super-siren who was enormous in life – and even bigger in death? Now, learn the real story, from her early years as a child star to her zenith as red carpet royalty – as well as the story of the L.A. Sheriff’s homicide detective who has made it his cause to bring peace to her soul. In a chilling revelation, Detective Ralph Hernandez reveals new – and explosive – facts about Natalie’s death, including a never-before-hea...

Introducing Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death of Natalie Wood
Fatal Voyage: The Mysterious Death of Natalie Wood is a 12-part audio documentary series that takes a new look at the tragic death of the Hollywood film icon who was found dead off Catalina Island while vacationing with her husband actor Robert Wagner and Christopher Walken in November 1981. The initial coroners verdict: accidental death by drowning. But the coroner was wrong – and the case was reopened by the LA Sheriff’s Dept. Now, for the first time, the real story can be told. With new evidence that may...