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Bruce Beresford-Redman, ex 'Pimp My Ride' and 'Survivor' producer, ordered to trial for wife's death

Producer's Wife Killed

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In this May 26, 2010 file photo, Bruce Beresford-Redman, the former "Survivor" producer poses for a photo at his home in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. He has been ordered by a Mexican judge to stand trial for his wife's death.

The former "Pimp My Ride" and "Survivor" producer Bruce Beresford-Redman, who is accused in the 2010 death of his Westside restaurateur wife Monica Beresford-Redman, has been ordered to trial by a Mexican judge. He was arrested in 2010, and extradited to Mexico this month. The producer has said he is innocent. If convicted, he could face between 12 and 30 years in prison. A defense lawyer told the AP his client fainted when he heard the ruling.The body of Monica Beresford-Redman was found in a sewer cistern at a swank resort during a family vacation. The couple had gone there with their young children in an attempt to save their marriage after she learned her husband was cheating on her, the AP reports.

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