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Broken Limelight: A Celebrity True-Crime Podcast

Broken Limelight features true stories about the dark histories behind famous people like celebrities, rock stars, athletes, politicians, etc.
From murders to mysterious overdoses and suicides to drug addiction to sex abuse; everyone has a story.

*Note: if you are not a fan of profanity, random bursts of singing, or people who laugh at their own jokes, this podcast may not be for you.

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Phil Hartman was an actor and comedian who is known for many things, like voiceover work on the Simpsons and impersonating more than 50 characters on Saturday Night Live. He made it up the Hollywood ladder and built a beautiful family. Sadly, his life was tragically ended in a violent murder-suicide at the hands of his wife, Brynn.

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The shimmering, bright lights of Hollywood are appealing to many. But when that spotlight fades, our shining stars are often left in the darkness with rich, powerful predators. Broken Limelight explores the backgrounds of some of the world’s favorite celebrities and exposes the darkest secrets in entertainment history. From Marilyn Monroe and Brittany Murphy to John Lennon and Selena, the details of these true and untold stories will shock you to your core.

Broken Limelight has been named one of the Top 80 True Crime Podcasts
on the web in 2022!
A huge thanks to our listeners for helping us get here!

What others have to say..

Didi covers stories that aren't overdone. It's clear she's done her research and presents facts when it's time for facts and opinions when the listener is needing her thoughts. So happy to have found this podcast!

I love this podcast so much! All information is laid out neatly without jumping all over the place. I love everything that I learn listening to Didi West!!

Didi is adorable and does such a great job with her research! I find myself learning something new every episode. She covers so much info that the press tried to hide from the public! Can’t wait to see who she covers next!

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