Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, especially when she's on a mission to murder. Deadly Women investigates the motives and modus operandi of female murderers. While males are often driven by anger, impulse and destruction, women usually have more complex, long-term reasons to kill. Through dramatized reconstructions the series investigates the driving force behind female thrill killers. What turns love affairs into fatal attractions. How twisted minds and dark secrets send other women on murdering rampages. Deadly Women also investigates the most ruthless female killers of them all-predators. Tune in as experts sift forensic fact from fanciful fiction. Former FBI agent and profiler, Candice DeLong offers insights into the psychology of female killers, while Dr Janis Amatuzio, a Mid West forensic pathologist known as "The Compassionate Coroner", provides expert commentary on the tell-tale evidence that Deadly Women leave behind. They are history's most intriguing and horrifying women. A sisterhood whose crimes are written in blood on history's pages.
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Tainted Love 14x01
Lisa Segotta, a seemingly caring wife living a life of ease, started an affair with a bodybuilder and together they formed a plan to brutally kill her doting husband.
Blood Money 13x09
Esther Beckley, a reformed criminal, was convinced by her violent boyfriend to carry out ‘the perfect robbery' which turned out to have deadly consequences.
Ditched and Desperate 13x08
Kathy Preston was a woman who took pleasure in dominating impressionable men. But, her need for control turned fatal after she married a man half her age.
Fatal Fixation 13x07
A woman went from dater to obsessed stalker. She catfished Dave Kroupa and tried to scare off any potential rivals – until one day, a rival couldn't be intimidated.
Kill the Competition 13x06
Mary Jane Fonder was a confirmed spinster, devoted to her local church. When a new priest arrived, Mary Jane became obsessed with him and it ended in tragedy.
Without Mercy 13x05
In 2008 in Wigan, England, two women had an intense relationship. Becky wore Lyndsey down, abusing her psychically and emotionally and it eventually led to death.
Vow to Kill 13x04
In 2002, a woman who was caring for her ailing mother and unwell husband, felt like she was trapped. She felt her creativity was stifled and planned her escape.
A Family Tragedy 13x03
In Perth, Australia, Ella Hromaya's tense relationship with her daughter hits breaking point when Ella moves out of their shared home. It ends in a brutal murder.
Beauty And The Beastly 13x02
A couple were excited about starting a new life together, but a custody battle for his two children is getting in the way. They come up with a fatal solution.
Fatal Love 13x01
A couple who ran a business together in Lincolnshire, England, were in serious financial trouble. But, instead of declaring bankruptcy, she plots his murder instead.