Countdown to Murder

The Duchess, the Killer and Her Lover

Series 1 - Episode 1 The Duchess, the Killer and Her Lover



Documentary using dramatic reconstructions to examine some of Britain's most notorious murders, charting the last few days leading up to the killings from the perspectives of both the perpetrators and the victims. The first edition focuses on Jane Andrews, a former dresser to the Duchess of York, who bludgeoned and stabbed to death her millionaire boyfriend Thomas Cressman in an act of revenge after he told her that he would never propose.

Cast & Crew

Director Nick Aarons
Executive Producer Fintan Maguire
Executive Producer Elaine Hackett
Producer Nick Aarons
Drama Documentary Reality