True Crime

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The Staircase series
Life

This addictive true crime story is getting a TV drama adaptation

Harrison Ford has been cast in the lead role.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lady Gaga
Life

True crime fans, rejoice: Lady Gaga will star in a new film about the murder of Maurizio Gucci

The singer and actress will play the role of Patrizia Reggiani, who was found guilty of ordering Gucci’s murder.

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Lauren Geall
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The Missing Cryptoqueen
People

Who is the real Cryptoqueen Ruja Ignatova?

She hasn't been seen since 2017, and no one knows where she is.

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Hollie Richardson
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The Marvelous Mrs Maisel
Life

All the best TV series and films to watch on Amazon Prime right now

Looking for a new TV series to binge-watch or film to fall in love with? Check out our new list.

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Lauren Geall
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Lauren Geall
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All the chilling true crime documentaries you need to watch this autumn

Grab ALL the blankets.

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Long Reads

The surprising reason we are so obsessed with true crime

True crime fans, rejoice: a brand new true crime channel has just launched in the UK...

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Hanna Jameson
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Life

“Unbelievable shows that society still struggles with the 'imperfect rape victim' – such as myself”

The powerful new Netflix series is based on the real-life case of Marie Adler.

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Alicia Lutes
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Jenna Coleman
Life

Jenna Coleman’s latest crime drama is based on a terrifying true story

Here’s everything you need to know about Coleman’s latest project.

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Lauren Geall
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The Fred & Rose West Tapes: New podcast unearths unheard tapes of notorious serial killers
People

The Fred & Rose West Tapes: Podcast unearths unheard tapes of notorious serial killers

The trailer has promised that this chilling true crime podcast will focus on the “12 victims who are too often forgotten”.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Books

The best true-life books: from serial killers to con artists

True crime's unmissable classics plus brand new reads for 2019.

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Francesca Brown
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Life

The Family is the sort of true crime series that makes you question everything

Netflix’s new true crime series, which explores the secretive Christian sect with rumoured ties to Trump, is truly astounding.

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Christobel Hastings
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Christobel Hastings
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The Exonerated Five will attend the 2019 Emmy Awards with Ava DuVernay

Netflix's hit series When They See Us has stormed the 2019 nominations

Life

Gillian Flynn is ‘disgusted’ by Gone Girl defence in missing person case

The author has condemned the theory that Jennifer Dulos staged her own disappearance

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Pip Cook
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Life

Central Park Five lawyer Linda Fairstein just slammed the Ava DuVernay miniseries

30 years on from the crime, the lawyer still maintains the guilt of the wrongfully convicted teenagers. Now, she has hit back at Netflix for their series.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

The heartbreaking story of the Nineties true crime that gripped New York

The rape of a jogger and the wrongful conviction of a group of teenage boys was the most talked-about crime of the Nineties. Now it's a Netflix miniseries.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Joshua Jackson in When They See Us
People

Joshua Jackson just perfectly summed up the insidious nature of racial blind spots

Your teen crush Pacey just hit the nail on the head.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Gypsy Rose and Dee Dee Blanchard
Books

The best podcasts, TV series and books about scammers to binge now

Obsessed with 2019’s breakout fraudsters Anna Delvey and Dirty John? Here are five more must-know cultural binges

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Francesca Brown
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Life

The real life story of Ted Bundy and the women who brought him to justice

The tale of one of America’s most notorious serial killers is also the story of the women who aided in bringing him down

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Moya Crockett
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The Case Against Adnan Syed director on why we’re so obsessed with true crime

“True crime is an addiction, not unlike riding a rollercoaster.”

Hae Min Lee and Adnan Syed at their junior prom at Woodlawn High School in 1999
Life

How The Case Against Adnan Syed gives Hae Min Lee back her voice

The true crime genre often obscures female victims’ stories – but The Case Against Adnan Syed paints a vivid picture of Hae Min Lee.

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Moya Crockett
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