Demons in the City of Angels
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Monday, October 22

Inspired by Sylvester Stalone’s success with Rocky, Ken McDavid had gone through many ups and downs trying to make it as a screenwriter in Los Angeles - and unfortunately found himself living on the streets. But with a potential writing job on the horizon, it looked like his ship had finally come in. Unfortunately, Helen Golay, 77, and Olga Rutterschmidt, 75, had other plans. They killed Kenneth McDavid, and made the murder look like a hit and run in order to collect on a multi-million dollar life insurance policy. Incredibly, when police investigated the case, they found out Golay and Rutterschmidt had committed the exact same crime 6 years earlier! Show Less
Inspired by Sylvester Stalone’s success with Rocky, Ken McDavid had gone through many ups and downs trying to make it as a screenwri...Show More

Ben Markowitz owes neighborhood drug dealer, Jesse James Hollywood $1200. In an effort to get the money, Hollywood abducts Ben’s brother, 15-year-old Nicholas Markowitz. But this kidnapping is far from normal. Nicholas is allowed to party with his kidnappers and is having the time of his life. Little does he know that the clock is ticking, and he’ll soon be dead - murdered over such a tiny sum. Hollywood flees after the murder. Years later, the story becomes the inspiration for Nick Cassavetes’ hit film, Alpha dog, starring Justin Timberlake, Bruce Willis and Sharon Stone. During production, Jesse James Hollywood is captured, giving Cassavetes a new ending to his movie. Show Less
Ben Markowitz owes neighborhood drug dealer, Jesse James Hollywood $1200. In an effort to get the money, Hollywood abducts Ben’s br...Show More

About Demons in the City of Angels

For many, Los Angeles provides a dazzling dreamscape built on the hopes and dreams of those who risked everything to take their shot in show business. But demons also dwell in the City of Angels and lurking beneath the glitz and glamour are cold-blooded killers, brutal murders and shocking crime scenes. Demons in the City of Angels presents the tragic crimes that darkened the streets of L.A. and through emotional interviews and stylized re-creations, each one-hour episode takes viewers through the twists and turns of murder investigations that stunned the entertainment world.