Returns to Discovery on April 3

Real Intrigue. Real Mystery. Real Investigation.

Toronto, ON (March 17, 2009) – Based on gripping true stories solved by teams of professional investigators, FORENSIC FACTOR returns for the highly anticipated fifth season Friday, April 3 at 10 p.m. ET/11 p.m. PT on Discovery Channel. With new bone-chilling mysteries and in-depth interviews with elite forensic and crime scene experts, FORENSIC FACTOR V presents a riveting combination of terrifyingly real stories of violent crime and great behind-the-investigation insight.

With a new look and even more whodunit appeal FORENSIC FACTOR V engages, shocks and informs. Dramatic re-enactments of crucial incidents in each case compliment first hand accounts from investigators and scientists as they depict the twists and turns of these epic cases and the frustrations and advantages of modern police work.

FORENSIC FACTOR V is developed and produced by Exploration Production Inc. (EPI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Channel Canada. EPI is an award-winning producer and distributor of high-quality factual content, primarily in the form of episodic series and science magazines for television. Since its inception in 1993, EPI has produced more than 900 hours of television programming including more than 100 hours in High Definition. EPI programs have been telecast in more than 150 countries, in two-dozen languages, to potential viewing audiences of over 600 million conventional, cable and satellite subscribers.

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