Psychotic Killers

Series 1 - Episode 5 Psychotic Killers

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Summary

Dr Michael Stone investigates killers diagnosed with psychotic disorders in an attempt to explain why they acted as they did. He focuses on the cases of Ed Gein, who created clothing made of human skin, and Gary Heidnik, who constructed a torture chamber in the basement of his Philadelphia home. The forensic psychiatrist also interviews jailed killer Arthur Shawcross, a man convicted of mutilating 13 people in upstate New York.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Michael Stone
Director Paul Cabana
Producer Paul Cabana
Series Producer Shelley Schulze
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