A Dr. Phil Exclusive: Aaron Hernandez's Fiancée Speaks Out
“Our last talk had nothing to do with suicidal thoughts.”
– Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez
(Hollywood, CA – May 10, 2017) – DR. PHIL, television’s #1-rated daytime talk show, continues its 15th hit season with the ripped-from-the-headlines exclusive interview with Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez, the fiancée of former New England Patriots football star Aaron Hernandez, who died of apparent suicide last month while serving a life sentence following a murder conviction. In the revealing interview, Jenkins-Hernandez sets the record straight about her fiancé’s mysterious jail cell death, rumors about his purported secret romantic life, and if she thinks he killed himself so that she could collect millions of dollars.
The all-new two-part DR. PHIL episodes air Monday, May 15th and Tuesday, May 16th (check local listings).
Selected quotes from the episode:
“Did he kill himself so that you could collect $6.5 million?” – Dr. Phil on Aaron’s rumored motive for his alleged suicide.
“I thought it was a hoax, that this was some cruel person playing a trick on me.” – Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez on receiving the phone call that Aaron was dead.
“I felt like we were looking so bright. We were going up a ladder to a positive direction.” – Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez on her last conversations with Aaron.