Pamela Phillips pleads her innocence in Pima County Superior Court in Tucson, Ariz., Thursday, May 22, 2014 prior to her being sentenced to natural life in prison without the possibility of parole in the 1996 Tucson car bomb killing of her ex-husband. (AP Photo/Arizona Daily Star, Ron Medvescek)

Patrick McNamara Arizona Daily Star

The NBC crime docudrama show "Dateline" plans to air a program about the murder of Tucson real estate developer Gary Triano on Friday, June 20.

Triano was killed in a fiery explosion at La Paloma in 1996, when a pipe bomb was remotely detonated in his car.

Triano's former wife, Pamela Phillips, was convicted in April for his murder after a seven week trial in Pima County Superior Court.

Phillips was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for first-degree murder conviction and 25 years to life in prison for conspiracy.

The "Dateline" program is scheduled to air at 8 p.m. on Friday.

Read more about Phillips' recent trial here.

Watch a preview of the "Dateline" episode here.

Contact reporter Patrick McNamara at 573-4241 or pmcnamara@azstarnet.com. On Twitter @pm929.