Downtown New York, early summer, 1982. A man bursts into an East Village storefront apartment and shoots musician Billy Balls. The motive? Unknown. Billy’s body? It just disappears. Rebecca, Billy’s girlfriend, doesn’t know what to do and has no way to say goodbye. Now, thirty-seven years later, iO Tillett Wright helps give Rebecca the opportunity to let go. In the second season of Crimetown Presents, The Ballad of Billy Balls unravels a mystery of love and loss, the tender binds of family, and the stories we learn to tell ourselves just to survive.
In Season 1 of Crimetown Presents, The RFK Tapes, Zac Stuart-Pontier takes a deep dive into the conspiracy theories surrounding the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy.