Channel 4 to repeat Dispatches: The Prince and the Paedophile tonight at 11pm
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After Prince Andrew’s gruelling Newsnight interview, Channel 4 is set to repeat the Dispatches that investigates the extraordinary friendship between Prince Andrew and multi-millionaire paedophile Jeffery Epstein.
Dispatches features the first UK interview with Mike Fisten, one of the first investigators Virginia Roberts spoke to, Fisten played a key role in exposing Epstein’s crimes while working for an attorney representing some of the victims, he reveals details of his decade long investigation.
Mike Fisten, private investigator, “If you were around Jeffrey you were around underage girls. He has no children. He has no nieces… It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that something was going on there.”
Prince Andrew’s said in his Newsnight interview that he was “not that close” with Epstein, Dispatches investigates their 12-year long friendship and Epstein’s crimes.
Dispatches attempted to contact Ghislaine Maxwell through her lawyers but did not receive a response. She previously denied any wrongdoing.
In a statement after Epstein’s death Prince Andrew said: “At no stage during the limited time I spent with him did I see, witness or suspect any behaviour of the sort that subsequently led to his arrest and conviction.”
Buckingham Palace said: “any suggestion of impropriety with underage minors is categorically untrue.” and “It is emphatically denied that the Duke of York had any form of sexual contact with Virginia Roberts. Any claim to the contrary is false and without foundation.”
The Prince and the Paedophile: Channel 4 Dispatches:
tonight, 11pm on Channel 4
PRod/Dir: Richard Sanders
Exec Prods: Tom porter, Nick GodwinProd Co: Britespark Films
Source Channel 4
November 18, 2019 2:00pm ET by Channel 4