American Ripper

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  • TV-14
  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 6.3  (590)

In this crime thriller documentary series, a man teams up with an FBI agent to try to prove that his ancestor, an infamous American serial killer, and Jack the Ripper, an infamous British serial killer, were the same man. The limited series aired on the History cable network in 2017.

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Seasons
The Grave
8. The Grave
August 29, 2017
The investigation hunts for proof that Holmes pulled off one final swindle.
No Rest for the Wicked
7. No Rest for the Wicked
August 22, 2017
A trove of mysterious artifacts contain an unexpected link to the U.K. Later, while investigating Holmes' capture and final days on the run, Jeff and Amaryllis find evidence of the Holmes curse and the theory that the killer escaped his own death.
Blood and Bone
6. Blood and Bone
August 15, 2017
Holmes' unraveling schemes sent him on the run, but the investigation picks up his trail and discovers a long-lost crime scene that could hold the key to proving that he is the Ripper.
Black Heart, White City
5. Black Heart, White City
August 8, 2017
Investigating the 1893 World's Fair that turned Chicago into H.H. Holmes' killing ground, Jeff and Amaryllis discover an unexpected connection to the Ripper in the city's police archives.
Home Sweet Hell
4. Home Sweet Hell
August 1, 2017
An investigation into the gruesome details of Holmes' infamous Murder Castle leads to the discovery that he may have been killing victims all over Chicago and beyond; while a report surfaces that the Ripper may have killed in the U.S.
Whitechapel Runs Red
3. Whitechapel Runs Red
July 25, 2017
The Jack the Ripper letters contain an unexpected link to H.H. Holmes.
The Butcher's Blade
2. The Butcher's Blade
July 18, 2017
Revealing the gruesome details of the Jack the Ripper murders, Jeff and Amaryllis challenge Ripper myths in the hunt for a link to H.H. Holmes.
Devil in the Details
1. Devil in the Details
July 11, 2017
Herman Mudgett, alias H.H. Holmes, was America's first serial killer. No one knows for sure how many lives he took, but it's believed he was responsible for killing as many as 200 people in the late 19th century.
American Ripper
American Ripper

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In this crime thriller documentary series, a man teams up with an FBI agent to try to prove that his ancestor, an infamous American serial killer, and Jack the Ripper, an infamous British serial killer, were the same man. The limited series aired on the History cable network in 2017.American Ripper is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on July 11, 2017.

Where to Watch American Ripper

American Ripper is available for streaming on the History website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch American Ripper on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, History, Vudu, History Vault, Google Play, Hoopla, Apple TV and Pluto TV.

  • Premiere Date
    July 11, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    6.3  (590)