Thursday: Andrea Canning Reports on Movement to Fight Sexual Harassment in the Military Following Disappearance of Fort Hood Soldier

Friday: ‘Dateline’ Speaks Exclusively with CA Elementary School Principal About Mysterious Murder of Her Husband

All-New Dateline’sVoices for Vanessa” Airs Thursday, November 19 at 10 p.m./9 p.m. CT

THE STORY: When soldier Vanessa Guillen vanishes from Fort Hood, her family does everything they can to bring attention to her disappearance. As weeks go by without any sign of Vanessa, revelations about her case inspire a movement. In Thursday’s all-new broadcast, Dateline questions Army Ryan McCarthy about the investigation and allegations of sexual assault in the military.

REPORTED BY: Andrea Canning

INTERVIEWS WITH: Vanessa’s sisters Lupe and Mayra Guillen, Vanessa’s mother Gloria Guillen, Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA), Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy, Major General Donna Martin, Guillen family attorney Natalie Khawam and more.

WHERE: Fort Hood, Texas

All-New Dateline’s Point Blank Airs Friday, November 20 at 9 p.m./8 p.m. CT

THE STORY: After Todd Chance is murdered, police follow a trail of video evidence as they work to track down the killer. Andrea Canning speaks exclusively with Todd’s wife, elementary school principal Jenea Chance.

REPORTED BY: Andrea Canning

INTERVIEWS WITH: Todd’s wife Jenea Chance, Jenea’s daughter Jessica Bullman, Detective Kavin Brewer and more.

WHERE: Bakersfield, California


Dateline NBC is the longest-running series in NBC primetime history and is in its 29th season. Dateline is anchored by Lester Holt and features correspondents Andrea Canning, Josh Mankiewicz, Natalie Morales, Keith Morrison and Dennis Murphy. Airing Thursdays at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. CT and Fridays at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT, Dateline is the #1 Friday newsmagazine and reaches more than 17 million people every week through its broadcast, and millions more through its social media platforms and podcasts. Additionally, Dateline closed out 2019-2020 broadcast season as the #1 Friday newsmagazine across the board. David Corvo is the senior executive producer, and Liz Cole is the executive producer.

Claudia Meyer-Samargia
NBC News