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‘Dahmer On Dahmer: A Serial Killer Speaks’ Premieres November …

Oxygen Media, the new destination for high-quality crime programming, ventures into the mind of America’s most notorious serial killer when its two-night special “Dahmer on Dahmer: A Serial Killer Speaks” premieres Saturday, November 11 at 7pm ET/PT. Twenty-five years ago, Milwaukee resident Jeffrey Dahmer was tried and convicted of 17 gruesome murders, shaking the public’s perception of evil to its core. The shocking nature of his crimes – luring young men into his home, where he drugged, sexually violated, killed and eventually consumed his victims – unmasked a madman walking in the shadows and launched the question: how did a once mild-mannered, handsome young man become one of history’s most terrifying and unexpected serial killers? During his time behind bars, one of the nation’s leading investigative journalists, Nancy Glass, secured both exclusive access and the first televised interview with Dahmer, developing a candid relationship in which he divulged the darkest

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‘Dahmer On Dahmer: A Serial Killer Speaks’ Premieres November 11 On Oxygen

Oxygen Media, the new destination for high-quality crime programming, ventures into the mind of America’s most notorious serial killer when its two-night special “Dahmer on Dahmer: A Serial Killer Speaks” premieres Saturday, November 11 at 7pm ET/PT. Twenty-five years ago, Milwaukee resident Jeffrey Dahmer was tried and convicted of 17 gruesome murders, shaking the public’s perception of evil to its core. The shocking nature of his crimes – luring young men into his home, where he drugged, sexually violated, killed and eventually consumed his victims – unmasked a madman walking in the shadows and launched the question: how did a once mild-mannered, handsome young man become one of history’s most terrifying and unexpected serial killers? During his time behind bars, one of the nation’s leading investigative journalists, Nancy Glass, secured both exclusive access and the first televised interview with Dahmer, developing a candid relationship in which he divulged the darkest

Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/dahmer-on-dahmer-a-serial-killer-speaks/blogs/dahmer-on-dahmer-a-serial-killer-speaks-premieres

Full Trailer For Upcoming ‘My Friend Dahmer’ Film Criticized For Romanticizing Serial Killing

Earlier this week, a full trailer for the upcoming film My Friend Dahmer was released. The movie, based on the graphic novel by John “Derf” Backderf, tells the story of the socially awkward teenager who would grow up to become one of America’s most notorious serial killers.

Backderf’s book was based on his real life experiences of befriending the young outcast with a penchant for collecting dead animals. While the graphic novel concludes with Backderf receiving a call about Dahmer’s killings (many years after losing touch with his friend) the film will end with Dahmer’s first murder.

Alex Lynch, known for more wholesome roles on the Disney Channel, will play Dahmer in the upcoming movie: “I think you’re not going to be able to see the teen heartthrob in this role,” explains Backderf. “It’s not a slasher film – it’s a very melancholy tale full of regret and remorse that shows this young kid

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Full Trailer For Upcoming ‘My Friend Dahmer’ Film Criticized For …

Earlier this week, a full trailer for the upcoming film My Friend Dahmer was released. The movie, based on the graphic novel by John “Derf” Backderf, tells the story of the socially awkward teenager who would grow up to become one of America’s most notorious serial killers.

Backderf’s book was based on his real life experiences of befriending the young outcast with a penchant for collecting dead animals. While the graphic novel concludes with Backderf receiving a call about Dahmer’s killings (many years after losing touch with his friend) the film will end with Dahmer’s first murder.

Alex Lynch, known for more wholesome roles on the Disney Channel, will play Dahmer in the upcoming movie: “I think you’re not going to be able to see the teen heartthrob in this role,” explains Backderf. “It’s not a slasher film – it’s a very melancholy tale full of regret and remorse that shows this young kid

Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/blogs/full-trailer-for-upcoming-my-friend-dahmer-film-criticized-for-romanticizing-serial-killing