This site loads in under 0.2 seconds, on a fast connection, and should load very fast even on a slow mobile connection. In 1992, The Oprah Winfrey Show interviewed Betty Broderick, the mother who killed her ex husband and his new wife, in 1989. He walked out in '85.BB: He got a divorce on paper in '86,but I got no settlement at that time. He was a one-man show.OW: And wanted it that way?BB: Yes. TRAGEDY. Oprah interviewed her for the first time shortly after she was convicted. So the first thing I did was put it on the market. We had a blissful, healthy,happy marriage until I went crazy when I turned 40. "and he told me I had 10 seconds to get off his property.OW: So. You know. Can you tell us about that?BB: In 1983, I- I had confided my problem to my best friend. USA Network He never admitted the affair, ever.OW: OK. Lot’s of innovation in this space, but the standard homepage on a news website will take a long time to load. Not knowing much about this, I figured she killed them soon after the separation but it was 4 years? In 1992, Betty Broderick, in jail for killing her ex-husband and his new wife, gave Oprah her first television interview via satellite since being convicted of the two murders. Oprah Interviews Betty Broderick, The Woman Who Killed Her Ex and His Wife. The former SoCal socialite murdered her first husband and his new wife, Linda Kolkena Broderick, in the early morning on Sunday, November 5, 1989. Yes indeed, we too use "cookies." "I have no idea. Burning up the clothes, Betty, is a bit nutty. In 1992, millions of “Oprah Show” viewers tuned in to follow one couple’s headline-making story of betrayal, divorce and double murder. In 1992, millions of Oprah Show viewers tuned in to follow one couple's headline-making story of betrayal, divorce and double murder. You can thank the EU parliament for During a prison interview, Betty Broderick talked about shooting her husband. newsletter for all the latest in Battle Rap news and M.C. There have been court battlesand arguments and you are now feeling what by the time the divorce comes'?BB: What- I don't even know what you're referringto as to when the divorce came. and. He was?BB: Sometimes he did and sometimes-it deteriorated until November- in November, '86,my monthly check said that I owed him $1,300because he had fined me so much that month that. If you can't find the email you can resend it here. Is that true?BB: He- she was the receptionist in the law buildingwhere he worked and then he subsequently,after becoming involved with her, hired her in September '83.OW: As his assistant.BB: As his assistant which greatly upset me because Danhad no employees at the time. I’m sorry about everything. I didn't sleep for the last two years of this.My life had become a scream in the dark.BB: I had felt like he was all powerful in that legal systemand I was-had no defense whatever. No clips of that episode apparently. They were already married.My children were growing up. “The story they were telling and trying to pull over on people wasn’t the truth.”. When Kolkena married Dan Broderick in 1989, she asked him to wear a bulletproof vest. Betty Broderick - Interview from prison in 1990's - YouTube You can spend more time with the family.Who did you hire," and when he told me Linda Kolkena I was flabbergasted.BB: She had no education. I'm on my iPhone and it won't let me watch. I'm too spooked. Of course it didbut the affair was the beginning and I won't minimize it.BB: It was very catastrophic for me to see my marriage end,but a lot of marriages have affairsand a lot of women pick up the pieces and carry on.OW: Did you think he was going to come back to you. Let me interrupt you here.The issue for you was not then- becauseat one point after the- and you can clarify this.OW: After this- the settlements were madeyou went from $9,000 to $16,000 a month.So, the issue wasn't you being financially taken care of here?That's not the issue at all for-BB: The issue was not money and really, in 1989,the issue was not that Dan and Linda had an affair.Those were not the issues.OW: The issue was that you had been through so much in the courts, you felt-BB: The issue was that my childrenand I had a right to live a life. I couldn’t stay there. San Diego. "I fired a gun, I grabbed that phone and I ran and I thought he was after me. Otherwise, you'll just have "OW: So. The series is a dramatised version of real events and explores the couple's five-year-long divorce and their fight for custody over their four children. Is it just me or can you hear laughter from Oprah's studio audience as the interview is played? I'm interested, Centauruss. Please click here to register for free. I too wish there was a video of Oprah interviewing Betty Bowers, America's Best Christian? You've disabled JavaScript in your web browser. Fine.OW: When you hear his- did you hearwhat we're-what we were just watching on TV?Could you hear Dan's voice on tape?BB: Yes. “When I finally got it in 1989 in my name, I didn’t have enough monthly money to stay there. absolutely nothing. I’m sorry about the whole thing. Broderick is certifiably insane. My children were on his propertyand they needed money they needed food and I was asked to come overand help them by the babysitter he left them with.OW: But he- every time you did something that he did not likehe would deduct. I can't watch the whole thing. She was soon promoted to his legal assistant. He paying you voluntarily 9,000 a month'?BB: At one point. site without all this bureaucratic nonsense, Harpo remains a “significant” minority stakeholder and Winfrey is contracted with the channel through at least 2025. Weird...in my memory, I thought Oprah spoke to her via satellite or maybe that was on another occasion. Eight months later, Betty granted Oprah her first prison interview at the Central California Women's Facility.