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Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes 

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A look inside the mind of serial killer Ted Bundy, featuring interviews with him on death row.

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Joe Berlinger
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Series cast summary:
Stephen Michaud ...  Himself - Journalist 4 episodes, 2019
Bob Keppel ...  Himself - Detective, King County, Washington 4 episodes, 2019
Kathleen McChesney ...  Herself - Detective, King County, Washington 3 episodes, 2019
Ward Lucas ...  Himself - Television & Radio Reporter 3 episodes, 2019
Hugh Aynesworth ...  Himself - Journalist 3 episodes, 2019
Marlin Lee Vortman ...  Himself - Friend 3 episodes, 2019
Bruce Lubeck ...  Himself - Defense Attorney, Salt Lake County 3 episodes, 2019
Carol DaRonch ...  Herself - Utah Resident 3 episodes, 2019
Charles Leidner ...  Himself - Defense Attorney, Colorado 2 episodes, 2019
Ken Katsaris ...  Himself - Sheriff, Leon County, Florida 2 episodes, 2019
Ed Hula ...  Himself - Florida PBS Correspondent 2 episodes, 2019
David Yocom ...  Himself - Prosecutor, Salt Lake County 2 episodes, 2019
Al Carlisle ...  Himself - Psychologist, Utah State Prison 2 episodes, 2019
Sandi Holt ...  Herself - Childhood Friend 2 episodes, 2019
Bob Dekle ...  Himself - Prosecutor, Columbia County, Florida 2 episodes, 2019
Larry D. Simpson ...  Himself - Prosecutor, Chi Omega Trial 1 episode, 2019
Michael Minerva ...  Himself - Defense, Chi Omega Trial 1 episode, 2019
Margaret Good ...  Herself - Defense, Chi Omega Trial 1 episode, 2019
Robert Hanson ...  Himself - Seattle Chief of Police 1 episode, 2019
Michael Preece ...  Himself - Mormon Church Branch President 1 episode, 2019
Bill Hagmaier ...  Himself - FBI Special Agent 1 episode, 2019
Polly Nelson ...  Herself - Post-Conviction Counsel 1 episode, 2019
Ted Bundy ...  Himself (archive footage) 4 episodes, 2019
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A look inside the mind of serial killer Ted Bundy, featuring interviews with him on death row.

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America's most notorious serial killer in his own words.


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English

Release Date:

24 January 2019 (USA) See more »

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Released exactly 30 years after the execution of Ted Bundy. See more »

Goofs

A finger presses the "record" button on a 1970s/1980s-era cassette recorder in the title sequence -- but not the "play" button. Pressing the record button alone, however, would not start the tape, as both the record and play buttons must be selected in tandem for the machine to start recording. This is repeated often in the first episode, as well. See more »

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Chilling, gripping, fascinating
24 January 2019 | by kofilaSee all my reviews

The Bundy tapes are very well put together series with everything you need to know about the era, the crimes and the guy himself in it. No need to cram yourself with the facts beforehand. Nice dense vibe, good craftmanship, all in all very well done.


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