The host investigates some of the most legendary and intriguing crimes, murders, and scandals that shook the nation and impacted pop culture through vivid first-hand accounts, re-enactments and archival footage.
In 1981, four bodies were found brutally murdered in the Hollywood Hills. The story of this horrific crime involves a prolific adult film star, a prominent L.A. nightclub owner and the teenage girl caught between them.
Richard Ramirez, a satanic killer who terrorized an entire state and sexually assaulted his victims; Aileen Wuornos, a highway hooker with a gun; and Doug Clark and Carol Bundy who prowled the Sunset Strip for sex and victims, are spotlighted.
Aspiring actress Christa Helm was found murdered in West Hollywood in 1977. She was known for her secret diary, detailing romantic encounters with celebrities. Her death remains one of Hollywood's most notable mysteries.