Deadly Women

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  • TV-PG
  • 2005
  • 14 Seasons
  • 8.0  (1,633)

Deadly women is a documentary series co-produced in the U.S. and australia; the show tells the story of female murderers throughout history, blending interview, expert opinion and dramatic reconstructions. The show began life as a mini series of three episodes airing on the U.S. Discovery Channel and later returned as a stand along series of 60 minute episodes. Initially Deadly Women aired as a short season of three special episode, each taking a theme of obsession, greed and fear. Broadcast in 2005, the series proved popular and was later commissioned as a stand alone series that has produced over 60 episodes. The mini series, directed by Chris Thorburn included four stories per episode detailing the reasons for and methods of murder used by each female killer. After being commissioned as a season in 2008 the format of the show changed slightly to deliver more detail on each murderer by reducing the number of sories told to only three per episode. Along with the format change the narrator of the show also changed from Marsha Crenshaw to Lynnanne Zager. Deadly Women is produced in Australia by the Beyond International production company and is shown around the world by Discovery; in the U.S. the series airs on the Investigation Discovery Channel. Despite being based in Australia the series covers murdering women from around the world; the first episode of Deadly Women included an investigation into the murders of a Hungarian noblewoman in the 17th century. Expert opinion is delivered by former FBI and police experts specializing in the investigation of homicide. Family members and friends of both the victims and the murderer are often interviewed along with members of law enforcement who investigated the case. Deadly Women is probably best known for its historical reconstructions of the cases investigated that reenact the events of each case.

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Seasons
Ice Cold
7. Ice Cold
July 30, 2021
Killing comes easily to those with hearts of ice.
Lethal Lies
6. Lethal Lies
July 22, 2021
Stories of three women who are so deceptive and entitled-- rules do not apply.
To Have And To Harm
5. To Have And To Harm
July 15, 2021
Stories of depraved women who don't allow sacred marriage vows to get in the way of cold-blooded murder.
Kill Their Creators
4. Kill Their Creators
July 8, 2021
Extraordinary cases of women who repay a parent's unconditional love with cold-hearted betrayal.
Flash Point
3. Flash Point
July 1, 2021
When life becomes a powder keg, these morally bereft women light the sparks.
Evil Spirits
2. Evil Spirits
June 24, 2021
When one deals with the devil, somebody's gonna get burned..
Tainted Love
1. Tainted Love
June 17, 2021
When love turns to obsession, these women make their lover their possession.
Deadly Women
Deadly Women

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Deadly women is a documentary series co-produced in the U.S. and australia; the show tells the story of female murderers throughout history, blending interview, expert opinion and dramatic reconstructions. The show began life as a mini series of three episodes airing on the U.S. Discovery Channel and later returned as a stand along series of 60 minute episodes.

Initially Deadly Women aired as a short season of three special episode, each taking a theme of obsession, greed and fear. Broadcast in 2005, the series proved popular and was later commissioned as a stand alone series that has produced over 60 episodes. The mini series, directed by Chris Thorburn included four stories per episode detailing the reasons for and methods of murder used by each female killer. After being commissioned as a season in 2008 the format of the show changed slightly to deliver more detail on each murderer by reducing the number of sories told to only three per episode. Along with the format change the narrator of the show also changed from Marsha Crenshaw to Lynnanne Zager.

Deadly Women is produced in Australia by the Beyond International production company and is shown around the world by Discovery; in the U.S. the series airs on the Investigation Discovery Channel. Despite being based in Australia the series covers murdering women from around the world; the first episode of Deadly Women included an investigation into the murders of a Hungarian noblewoman in the 17th century.

Expert opinion is delivered by former FBI and police experts specializing in the investigation of homicide. Family members and friends of both the victims and the murderer are often interviewed along with members of law enforcement who investigated the case. Deadly Women is probably best known for its historical reconstructions of the cases investigated that reenact the events of each case.

Deadly Women is a series that is currently running and has 14 seasons (199 episodes). The series first aired on February 8, 2005.

Where to Watch Deadly Women

Deadly Women is available for streaming on the Investigation Discovery website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Deadly Women on demand at Amazon Prime, Philo, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, FuboTV, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play, Apple TV and Investigation Discovery.

  • Premiere Date
    February 8, 2005
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (1,633)