Upcoming Episodes

Saturday, November 14

10:00 AM

Charles Manson

Many true believers are willing to die for their leader. Yet his followers were prepared to kill. Charles Manson, an ex- con man turne... Read more
11:00 AM

Reverend Moon and the Moonies

They are told that they are on a mission to save humanity. But in reality, they are just building a multi-million empire for their Mes... Read more
12:00 PM

The Children of God

The case of the late David Berg is a dark and strange affair, even by the standards of this series. His entire belief system and his l... Read more
01:00 PM

Jim Jones

He told his people that they would live in an idyllic paradise. But in the end they would meet their demise in a true Hell on Earth. H... Read more

About Cult of Personality

Cult of Personality reveals the shocking lives of notorious cult leaders. The series digs into the psyche of the leadership of destructive cults, their personal history’s, their initial motivation and inspiration and final evolution into cult status. Before Jim Jones was the notorious leader of a death cult, he fought for social and civil rights. David Koresh, Charles Manson, Warren Jeffs, Jim Jones, Marshall Applewhite, their names alone evoke a mix of fear and fascination. These are the charismatic and cruel leaders who all shared a common messianic complex, appetite for violence, and the ability to make those around them succumb to their wishes at any cost – including kidnapping, death and murder.