We’re not entirely sure how it happened, but you can’t move from true crime TV shows these days. Maybe it’s because misery sells, but one thing is for certain, the clamour for documentaries about heinous real life activities, is only growing.
With this in mind, we’ve had a poke around Netflix to pick out the gripping shows that you can catch right now.
Based on the excellent podcast of the same name, this Netflix Original follows the almost implausible story of Debra Newell.
The successful businesswoman is unlucky in love, but feels like she’s struck relationship gold when handsome anaesthetist John Meehan arrives in her life. But, as you might have guessed, all is not as it seems.
Dirty John is the only show on this list that’s dramatisation made with actors – Eric Bana plays the titular John here. But the true story, that took the podcast world by storm, is anything but fake.