The Girl Who Lived tells the story of Kara Robinson: abducted in broad daylight from a friend’s front yard, the 15-year-old is held captive and sexually assaulted for 18 harrowing hours. When she bravely engineers her own escape and leads authorities to her assailant’s apartment, they uncover a series of crimes far darker and more deadly than anyone ever imagined.
Elizabeth Smart and Kara Robinson spoke exclusively to Oxygen.com about their unique friendship as survivors. They worked together to give a comprehensive account of Kara’s harrowing escape from a kidnapper authorities later learned was an evasive serial killer. The two-hour special “Escaping Captivity: The Kara Robinson Story” premieres on Sunday, September 26 at 7/6 central on Oxygen.
Escaping Captivity: The Kara Robinson Story reveals a first-hand account of the strength, steely resolve and quick thinking it took for a 15-year-old girl to survive abduction, restraint, assault and almost certain death.