My Ghost Story


My Ghost Story
My Ghost Story
Also known as My Ghost Story: Hauntings Revealed
Genre Paranormal
Format Live-action
Narrated by Various persons
Composer(s) Lawrence H. Brown
Country of origin

United States

United States
Language(s) English
No. of seasons 2
No. of episodes 20
Production
Executive producer(s) Mark Phillips
Producer(s) Eric Anderson
Hudie Ayalon
Barry Conrad
Rick Davis
Nathan Novack
Cynthia Calderon Toscano
Editor(s) Jon Budd, Michael Gallagher, David Harris, Juliette Olivarria
Camera setup Single-camera
Running time 45 minutes
Production company(s) Mark Phillips Philms & Telephision
Distributor A&E Network
Broadcast
Original channel Biography Channel
Original run July 17, 2010 (2010-07-17) – present
Chronology
Related shows Celebrity Ghost Stories
External links
Production website

My Ghost Story is an American television series on the paranormal, which premiered on July 17, 2010 on the Biography Channel. The series features ghost stories told from a person's own experience with the supernatural. Each episode features first hand eyewitness accounts of stories of encounters at reportedly haunted locations all over the world. Season 3 is set to premiere Saturday October 15th at 10PM EST on Bio Channel.

Contents

Synopsis

Each episode is narrated by various eyewitnesses who re-tell their own unique ghost stories by personal experiences of paranormal activity and encounters with the unexplained in a particular location. These individuals usually start off the show by saying "My ghost story started when..." They also show the viewers' visual evidence they have captured on their homemade videos.

Each episode features reenactments, video clips, and several eyewitness interviews of everyday people who have experienced encounters with the supernatural. These stories also include some historical facts of the reportedly haunted locations and the eyewitnesses own private residences.

Syndication

Note: The My Ghost Story series is based on the 2008 and 2009 specials My Ghost Story: Hauntings Revealed. New episodes currently air on the Biography Channel Saturday nights at 10pm EST. Season two premiered on April 9, 2011 and is currently airing.

Warning: At the beginning of each episode a parental advisory warning is shown: "What you are about to see are haunted events encountered by real people. Some may find it disturbing."

Series Overview

Season Episodes Season Premiere Season Finale
1 8 July 17, 2010 (2010-07-17) October 29, 2010 (2010-10-29)
2 10 April 9, 2011 (2011-04-09) June 11, 2011 (2011-06-11)
3 TBA October 15, 2011 (2011-10-15) TBA

Specials

Sp. # Special Title Original Airdate
1 My Ghost Story: Hauntings Revealed October 30, 2008 (2008-10-30)
Locations
Overview

This is the special that started the My Ghost Story series: "People share videos they captured of their paranormal experiences."

2 My Ghost Story: Hauntings Revealed 2 July 4, 2009 (2009-07-04)
Locations

TBA

Overview

This is the second special that aired right before the My Ghost Story series started: "People share videos they captured of their paranormal experiences."

Episodes

Season 1 (2010)

Ep. # Episode Title Original Airdate
1.1 The Evil Down Below July 17, 2010 (2010-07-17)
Locations
Overview

In the series opener: "Recalling supposed experiences involving ghosts includes a scientist's discovery of mysterious footage on his security camera; a ghost crew aboard a ship; the ghosts of slaves who used the Underground Railroad; the spirit of a jilted bride who haunts the hotel where she committed suicide."

  • Summary: "Security camera footage; sailing ship from the 1800's; 19th century slaves; jilted bride; a morgue in the wild west."[1]
1.2 The Incubus July 24, 2010 (2010-07-24)
Locations
Overview

"A couple's home is haunted by ghosts from a slaughterhouse; a cigarette-smoking ghost inhabits a health club; an Ohio woman encounters an incubus in her bedroom; and a couple's New England lodge is destroyed by spirits."

1.3 I Died In This House July 31, 2010 (2010-07-31)
Locations
Overview

"A medium experiences the torture of a prison snitch killed by other inmates; two soldiers in Iraq are startled by ghostly encounters in abandoned bunkers; a police officer witnesses paranormal activity in a deserted spa; a spirit in an old hotel celebrates with one guest and terrifies another; and a deceased mom grants her daughter's last wish--to visit her from the other side."

  • Summary: "Torture of a prison snitch; abandoned bunkers; deserted spa; celebrating spirit; deceased mom grants last wish."[1]
1.4 The Boy In The Closet August 7, 2010 (2010-08-07)
Locations
Overview

"A couple is haunted by the spirit of a little boy who lives in their young son's bedroom closet. A gas station owner's life is abruptly changed by the appearance of a mysterious paranormal mist with a demonic presence. An Old West ghost town lives up to its name and spooks hundreds who have visited. A dying woman gives her dog to a friend...and then she returns as their guardian angel. The spirit of Sharon Tate, who was pregnant when murdered by the Manson family, returns to the scene of the gruesome crime as a jaw-dropping apparition. And then the image of a gambler appears in a window of the old hotel where he took his own life."

1.5 Screams In The Dark August 14, 2010 (2010-08-14)
Locations
Overview

"Two men retire without knowing their new home sits on the graves of people who were tortured and murdered by the KKK. The RMS Queen Mary once ruled the high seas, but now ghosts roam her decks. The ghost of the 10th President of the United States haunts his memorial grave site in Tennessee. Two women experience the results of a curse that was made on a small Texas town. A shadow man and a girl killed tragically haunt an old stagecoach stop. And, in a final twist, so many guests of an old hotel were encountering ghosts that the owners built a new area they hope will be a "ghost free zone."

  • Summary: "Home over graves; the RMS Queen Mary, the tenth president; the curse; a shadow man and a girl; ghost at an old hotel."[1]
1.6 The Face In The Window August 21, 2010 (2010-08-21)
Locations
Overview

"A woman under assault by an aggressive entity is rescued by the spirit of her deceased son. A maid who was murdered in the 19th century continues to work at an old Texas hotel. A demon who possessed a teenager now threatens his young family. Ghosts of stars from the silent film era morph onto actors as deformed body parts in a modern movie. Spirits ranging from a daughter who committed suicide to the family dog still haunt the house they called home. And a diner frequently serves its customers portions of the paranormal."

1.7 It Watches Me While I Sleep August 28, 2010 (2010-08-28)
Locations
Overview

"A demonic ceramic giraffe; haunting of a disembodied presence; mobster haunting; pain of a brutal murder; words on the mirror; they don't live alone."

1.8 The Axe Murderer October 29, 2010 (2010-10-29)
Locations
Overview

"An unknown axe murderer still stalks a family he brutally murdered a century ago and then next-door a spirit with a deadly secret haunts a young couple."

  • Summary: "An axe murderer stalks the family he murdered a century ago; a spirit with a deadly secret; a bar with spirits; a haunted tunnel; a grandmother who passed; the apparition of a Confederate soldier."

Note:"This episode is dedicated in loving memory of Juliet M. Keller. 1975-2010"

Season 2 (2011)

Ep. # Episode Title Original Airdate
2.1 An Entity In Bed April 2, 2011 (2011-04-02)
Locations
Overview

In the season opener: A woman feels the presence of a ghost in her own bed; the ghosts of two sisters haunts a Civil War-era house; a castle built on a Native American burial ground is haunted by the spirits of Indians; encounters at a bed and breakfast are reported by guests staying there; and a haunted abandoned hospital.

  • Summary: "An entity in a woman's bed; two sisters' ghosts roam a Civil War-era house; a castle built over an Indian burial ground; visitors capture an image of a murderous ghost; a musician's experience at a hospital of horrors."[2]
2.2 A Haunted House April 9, 2011 (2011-04-09)
Locations
Overview

A couple unknowingly buys a haunted house; a haunting of a bar in Indiana is captured on video; an EVP of a ghostly voice of a passenger that was killed in a plane crash is heard on a digital recorder; and a terrified secretary runs from her own office building that seems to be haunted.

  • Summary: "A couple ends up owning a haunted house; a recorded ghostly voice; video evidence; a secretary is forced to flee her office building; and a dog meets a ghost boy."[2]
2.3 The Demon In The Mist April 16, 2011 (2011-04-16)
Locations
Overview

A ghost breeches security at a government building; a pipe-smoking spirit haunts a lighthouse; a son killed in a car accident makes his presence known to his grieving mother; a demon attacks guests a house by leaving scratch marks on their bodies; diners encounter a strange force in a restaurant bathroom strong to make grown men cry; and a woman captures haunting photos and video of the ghosts in her own home.

  • Summary: "A phantom breeches security; a ghost in a lighthouse; a demon attack; a force that makes grown men cry; pictures and video."[3]
2.4 The Hand of Death April 23, 2011 (2011-04-23)
Locations
  • "Tale of a Crypt" - Evergreen Cemetery, Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • "Slaughter in the Basement" - Haunted Farmhouse (private residence), Fort Scott, Kansas
  • "Haunted Horse Farm" - Horse Farm (private residence), Salvisa, Kentucky
  • "Prosperous Spirits" - Prosperity School Bed & Breakfast, Joplin, Missouri
  • "Light Fright" - (private residence), Ocala, Florida
  • "Christmas Light Anomaly" - Early 19th century house (private residence), St. Clairesville, Pennsylvania
Overview

A cemetery that's home to 80,000 dead souls becomes a "ghost magnet"; a family discovers that their new home is filled with strange sounds and whispered conversations; a woman comes face-to-face with a ghost at her farm and tries to capture her new ghostly friend on video; the spirits of children happily haunts an inn by playing pranks and giggling; and angry entities force a couple out of their home.

  • Summary: "A cemetery that is a ghost magnet; strange footsteps and whispers; spirits of children; angry entities."
2.5 The Dark Spirit April 30, 2011 (2011-04-30)
Locations
Overview

The ghostly antics of two young boys killed at Christmas time in 1964 is captured on video; the tortured souls of a sanitarium haunt a house; chilling photos and recordings document intense paranormal activity at a railroad near the site of the Battle of Gettysburg; a real "Phantom of the Opera" at an old opera house; and the ghost of a woman peers forever out a window in hopes that she will see her lover return for her.

  • Summary: "Two ghostly antics captured on video; paranormal activity at a railroad."
2.6 Life After Death May 7, 2011 (2011-05-07)
Locations
Overview

A tourist who was knifed in the back by a violent ghost while on vacation; a dead wife jealousy haunts her husband and his new girlfriend; a woman snaps the picture of a smiling apparition; and a ghost named "Charlie" messes with the minds of employees at a bar.

  • Summary: "A tourist is knifed in the back by a violent ghost; a dead wife jealously haunts her husband; smiling apparition; a ghost named Charlie."
2.7 I Am Full of Madness May 14, 2011 (2011-05-14)
Locations
Overview

A man encounters a poltergeist with his video camera; a woman communicates with a dozen spirits; ghosts chase a man from his own home; a couple captures photographic evidence of a ghost cat; and two friends spot a Civil War soldier's ghost.

  • Summary: "A man captures video evidence of a poltergeist; a woman has photos of entities; strange lights; an entity forces a man to leave his home; a couple captures pictures of the ghost of a cat; two friends see the ghost of a Civil War soldier."
2.8 The Presence May 21, 2011 (2011-05-21)
Locations
Overview

The curse of the witches in a cemetery, an old schoolhouse is haunted by the spirits of its teachers and students; a man contemplating suicide is helped by a supernatural force; and two women communicate with castle ghosts.

  • Summary: "An angry witch's ghost; spirits of former teachers and students; a supernatural light; two women make contact with apparitions at a haunted castle."
2.9 Simon Says Die June 4, 2011 (2011-06-04)
Locations
Overview

A terrifying seven-foot-tall shadow figure named "Mr. Black" haunts an abandoned hospital; a hotel is haunted by the spirit of a man whose head was severed by the freight elevator; a disfigured demon keeps terrorizes patrons at an Irish pub; tour guides reveal amazing photos of apparitions in an underground tunnel where many violent acts were committed; and a woman hears audio recordings of her dead parents.

  • Summary: "A seven foot shadow haunts an abandoned hospital; a building is haunted by a man whose head was severed by an elevator; a disfigured spirit haunts an Irish pub; photos of apparitions; a woman hears audio of her dead parents voices."
2.10 Things That Go Bump In The Night June 11, 2011 (2011-06-11)
Locations
Overview
  • Summary: "Video footage of a haunting at a home where a baby was scalded to death; recordings and photos from a home haunted by a Catholic bishop; the haunting in a couple's dream home; and a haunting at Georgia inn where the spirit of a woman is seen roaming the halls."

Season 3 (2011)

Ep. # Episode Title Original Airdate
3.1 The Demon Shadow October 15, 2011 (2011-10-15)
Locations
Overview

"Guests at a Kansas hotel claim they've seen the ghost of the colonel who rebuilt the hotel in the 1860s after pro-slavery forces burned it down; two men encounter spectral footsteps and ectoplasm in an abandoned cemetery; a couple investigating a seminary are poked and kicked by someone unseen and hear screams and voices; and a Los Angeles man named Joe meets a spirit who insists his home belongs to him, and attacks Joe in his sleep."

  • Summary: A ghost of a Civil War colonel is seen in a hotel; spectral footsteps and ectoplasm in a hidden graveyard; a spirit attack in a man's own home.
3.2 Lessons From Beyond October 22, 2011 (2011-10-22)
Locations
Overview

"Visitors to an old morgue capture videotape evidence of a chair being flipped on its side with no one around; a woman's home becomes haunted after her husband chokes to death on a hot dog; a woman and her son hear strange gunshots at the Gettysburg battlefield; and when a couple visit a lighthouse haunted by a ghost cat and a little ghost boy, they encounter sobbing, touching, shadow people, and the sounds of cat meows."

  • Summary: Video tape evidence of a chair being flipped over by an unseen force at a school built in 1929; a woman is haunted by her late husband; the guns of Confederate ghost soldiers are heard by a mother and son; a woman's 1840s home becomes haunted; a ghost of a young girl haunts a bed and breakfast.
3.3 Scary Mary October 29, 2011 (2011-10-29)
Locations

TBA

Overview
  • Summary: "A haunted honky tonk bar in Kentucky has a terrifying past, including murder, suicide, and even a beheading; a police officer who witnessed the horrors of 9/11 believes he is haunted by spirits from that awful day; an Alabama librarian has seen full body apparitions in the children's area and toys moving on their own; and video captures an entity entering and leaving a woman's body at a haunted former speakeasy."
3.4 Devil in the Blue Dress November 5, 2011 (2011-11-05)
Locations
Overview

Two woman are attacked by an evil spirit; a mother confronts a sinister apparition standing over her baby's crib; two buddies have the same nighmares in their home.

  • Summary: "A couple of paranormal investigators experience something out of a horror movie; two women are attacked by an evil spirit posing as a child; a mother confronts a sinister apparition standing over her and her baby's crib; two buddies in a bachelor pad have the same nightmares about a little girl in their closet; a Denver mansion is haunted by the freaky ghosts of guard dogs who had worked there; and the murder of a man killed by Wild Bill Hickok adds to the strange paranormal activity at a haunted house attraction."
3.5 Hotel Hell November 12, 2011 (2011-11-12)
Locations
Overview

A haunting by a mobster in a former speakeasy; paranormal investigators hear spirits crying out on a deserted road; a historian is possessed by an evil spirit.

  • Summary: "A Pennsylvania tavern is haunted by a mobster who was gunned down there 81 years ago; paranormal investigators hear entities cry, "Let me out!" on a road in New York; the caretakers at an arts center that was once a hospital experience phantom smells in the old psych ward; an historian visiting a famed old Virginia house is possessed and feels he must flee before he hurts someone; and a ghost approaches a woman at an old California hotel and asks her for change before disappearing."
3.6 Lizzie Borden Took An Axe November 19, 2011 (2011-11-19)
Locations
Overview
  • Summary: "A woman taking pictures of her fireplace discovers the ghosts of her relatives in the photos of the flaming logs; visitors experience paranormal activity at the Lizzie Borden house; a restaurant manager sees flying objects, causing him to lose his hair; a theater is wracked with paranomal activity, which includs the ghosts of audience members who died in their seats and the sounds of a band playing and singing are heard coming from under the stage; and a woman visiting a castle panics when her body suddenly begins to burn when her husband discovers claw mark scratches on her back."
3.7 TBA November 26, 2011 (2011-11-26)
Locations

TBA

Overview
  • Summary: "An orb flies around a room at a Colorado mansion; six spirits haunt an house in Arkansas; crew members aboard a U.S. Navy ship see ghosts of people who died from natural disasters and epidemics; a Missouri house has an underground tunnel filled with unspeakable sights; objects flying off the kitchen walls terrify a family; and Cleveland's Agora Theatre and Ballroom is haunted by theater-going ghosts seen on the stage."

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