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Born to Kill is a documentary series that examines the profiles and psychology of infamous serial killers of the past. The series focuses on the motivations and looks into the early behavior of the killers of our time. The documentary is shown on the Crime and Investigation Network and is in its third season. The series examines killers such as Pee Wee Gaskin, Edmund Kemper, Richard Ramirez, Dennis Nilsen, Ted Bundy, Fred West, Jeffrey Dahmer, and many others.

The cast includes narrators, forensic psychologists, forensic psychiatrist, former detectives, and criminologists. The narrators are Steve Furst and Christopher Slade. Forensic psychologist Louis B. Schlesinger, Katherine Ramsland, and Joel Fort make numerous appearances in order to present their professional opinions as do forensic psychiatrist Helen Morrison and criminologist David Wilson along with detective Frank Salerno.

Each episode focuses on one killer or family of killers and are titled as such. Some of the episodes previously aired are Edmund Kemper the Co-ed Butcher, Richard Ramirez the Night Stalker, or David Berkowitz the Son of Sam.

The episodes of the show take a look into the patterns of behavior from the most notorious killers of the past such as Charles Stalkweather whose 1958 story was the basis for the 1994 Oliver Stone film Natural Born Killers. Charles and his teenage girlfriend went on an eight day killing spree that claimed the lives of many victims and led to a reign of terror that had many fearing for their lives. The tales of Ted Bundy tell of an infamous murder spree that ran across the United States from 1974 to 1978 which led to the deaths of countless women.

The television series Born to kill presents a professional view into the history of some of the worlds mass killers which is done through the commentary of some of the worlds leading criminologists, psychologist, pschiatrists, and detectives who are interviewed and give their professional opinions regarding their research on the topics of the show.

Investigation Discovery
1 Season, 12 Episodes
March 6, 2011
Cast: Yoshiko Sakakibara, Kinuko Ômori, Michie Tomizawa, Akiko Hiramatsu
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Born To Kill Full Episode Guide

  • An ordinary man who also liked to maim, molest, and murder.

  • Harold Shipman killed upwards of 275 people.

  • Jeffrey Dahmer was a sexual deviant who raped, murdered and ate parts of 17 victims.

  • Ten innocent people killed, and three wounded.

  • Australia's Back Pack Killer.

  • The most hated woman in Britain, Myra Hindley.

  • Albert DeSalvo was dubbed the Boston Strangler admitted to at least 13 murders.

  • Charles Starkweather was an American killer who murdered 11 people during a road trip with his lover.

  • Ted Bundy.

  • This episode examines John Wayne Gacy. He killed, raped and tortured more than 30 men, burying the majority in his basement.

  • Aileen Wuornos known as the 'Highway Hooker', a female serial killer and prostitute sentenced to lethal injection for killing six men in Florida between 1989 and 1990.

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