Premise: Right or not, experiencing a death-defying event seems to generate more interest -- and perhaps greater sympathy -- when the person whose life is spared is a celebrity. The privilege, wealth, attention -- all of it could have been gone in a split second! ``Celebrity Close Calls'' satisfies the curiosity of fans whose favorite stars lived to tell about how they almost saw the light of death. Firsthand accounts from celebrities including Bret Michaels, Scott Baio, Joely Fisher, Angie Everhart and Gary Busey, combined with re-enactments, piece together the moments they escaped with their life.
S01, E05 (First Aired: Jul. 23, 2011)
Lou is dragged by a runaway horse; Brooke is nearly paralyzed after diving into her pool; Parker is almost burned alive.
S01, E06 (First Aired: Jul. 30, 2011)
Louis suffers a deadly concussion; Charlene is held hostage; Jena hits black ice; Lynn is struck by a truck.