This series tells the complex stories of serial killers' family relationships, and especially the vital role played by their mums. Presented by Donal MacIntyre.
NEXT EPISODES ON CBS REALITY
Series 1, Episode 1 - Wednesday 25 September - 11.00 PM
Series 1, Episode 2 - Thursday 26 September - 11.00 PM
Series 1, Episode 3 - Friday 27 September - 11.00 PM
Series 1, Episode 4 - Monday 30 September - 11.00 PM
Series 1, Episode 5 - Tuesday 1 October - 11.00 PM
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MURDERERS AND THEIR MOTHERS PODCAST
Delve deeper into each episode of Murderers And Their Mothers with our dedicated podcast available free from iTunes or acast. Each podcast contains more background information on the cases covered in each episode and is an indispensable companion to the series.
SERIES 2 PODCAST EPISODES
SERIES 1 PODCAST EPISODES
Everyone is someone's child, even a serial killer. This series looks at the complex stories of serial killers' family relationships and on a case by case basis looks into the vital role played by their mothers. Do they in fact turn them into psychopathic murderers? In this unnerving and shocking series each episode explores a different killer's disturbing childhood, their unnatural maternal relationship and the devastating impact of 'Mother'.
Presented by Donal MacIntyre, crime journalist and Professor of Criminology in conversation with Dr. Elizabeth Yardley, Director of the Centre for Applied Criminology at Birmingham City University, MacIntyre and Yardley will piece together the biographical, psychological and criminal evidence to build a careful but frightening picture of the killers. 'Murderers and their Mothers' will reveal startling new evidence and opinion about the relationships of each killer and their mother from around the world. This is a rarefied field of criminology and psychology and each unique programme will bring new theories and insights to the table.SPEND THE WEEKEND WITH DONAL MACINTYRE THIS JULY CBS Reality is giving you the opportunity to spend a weekend in the company of the nation’s favourite investigative journalist and criminologist Donal MacIntyre on 28th and 29th July from 7pm till 1am. Programmes include: Donal MacIntyre’s Murder Files where MacIntyre examines some of the most horrific and fascinating crimes of ... SHARE: READ MORE MURDERERS AND THEIR MOTHERS CONCLUDES OCTOBER 1ST Everyone is someone’s child, even a serial killer. How did the relationships between the world’s most notorious murderers and their mothers turn them into merciless killers? Renowned investigative journalist Donal MacIntyre continues this second season of Murderers and their Mothers, investigating the childhoods and backgrounds of some of the most notorious murd... SHARE: READ MORE DONAL MACINTYRE RETURNS WITH SEASON 2 OF MURDERERS AND THEIR MOTHERS Everyone is someone's child, even a serial killer. How did the relationships between the world's most notorious murderers and their mothers turn them into merciless killers? Renowned investigative journalist Donal MacIntyre returns for a second season of Murderers and their Mothers to investigate the childhoods and backgrounds of some of the most notorious murderers. This seri... SHARE: READ MORE SHOWS