Born To Kill


UKTV captures Born to Kill

Digital channel operator UKTV has acquired Born to Kill. The serial killer series will go out on UKTV’s factual channel Really after it picked up exclusive UK rights to the show. The true crime show looks at the early lives of notorious serial killers John Duffy and David Mulcahy, who murdered three women and raped […]

Broadcasters commit to crime with TwoFour’s Born to Kill

UK-based distributor Twofour has shopped crime series Born to Kill and Killing Spree to a raft of international broadcasters. Season six of Born to Kill (pictured), which in each episode focuses on the actions of one mass-murderer, has been picked up by Discovery for its channels in Latin America and its US Hispanic service. The […]

Twofour Rights bringing Hotel Inspector to Cannes

Twofour rights is bring Alex Polizzi to Cannes to promote its fact-ent series The Hotel Inspector. A year after launch, Anthony Hughes, Twofour Rights’ commercial director says the UK indie’s decision to move into distribution is paying off. “We were doing the math and could see 30% of international sales going into the P+L of […]

Twofour sells 100 hours into Australia

Twofour Rights has sold more than 100 hours of programming to various Australian broadcasters. SBS, Foxtel and National Geographic have all taken packages of programming from the distributor. Pay TV broadcaster Foxtel has acquired a 90-hour package with the content airing across its channels. Titles include crime series Born to Kill, reality show The Exclusives […]

Crime, seen investigation

As factual crime shows go from strength to strength, TBI takes witness statements from channel controllers, distributors and executives. Tim Adler uncovers why crime pays. Wives With Knives. Born to Kill. Surviving Evil. All true-crime shows whose titles could have been ripped from the headlines of this morning’s tabloids. From serial killers bip-bopping around the […]

Discovery buys more Born to Kill

Twofour Rights, the international sales arm of Twofour, has signed a US presale with Investigation Discovery in the US, and brokered a number of international deals for Born To Kill. Discovery already airs the serial killer series, titled Twisted in the US, and has committed to another 12 hours. Twofour added that Discovery Latin America […]