Advertisement

If you watched Lifetime’s “Death Saved My Life” last month, you may have thought some scenes looked rather familiar. Like the one where the main character – thought to be dead – roams some suburban, tree-lined streets. The reason it looked so familiar? It was Haddonfield.

This based-on-a-true-story film tells the tale of a woman, played by actress Meagan Good, who fakes her own death after her husband hires a hitman to kill her. No, this real-life horror story didn’t happen in Haddonfield. Producers were originally planning to film in North Jersey, but when they went to the NJ Motion Picture and Television Commission looking for a perfect small-town setting for the film, the commission sent them straight to Haddonfield in fall of 2020.

The movie is a part of Lifetime’s “Ripped from the Headlines” series, which produces films based on true stories that made national news.

March 2021
Related Articles
Comments

Leave a Reply

2021 Women of Excellence Awards Reception
Advertisement
Ravi's Bimah

Get SJ Mag in Your Inbox

Subscribe for the latest on South Jersey dining, weekend entertainment, the Shore and much more - sent directly to your inbox.

* indicates required
Email Format
Advertisement
fox penberthy morgan stanley web ad july 2020
Advertisement
Jan. Friday Giveaway WEB AD
Advertisement
Layout 1
WATCH NOW: It's A South Jersey Summer
Advertisement
New Issue Banner WEB AD
Advertisement