Deadly Women


177 x 60’

Year of Production

2005 – 2019

Production Company

Beyond Productions

Commissioned By

ID. Investigation Discovery USA



Meet the most infamous and deadly femmes fatales

Catch these tales of true crime, committed by the world’s most dangerous females. Join renowned former FBI Profiler Candice DeLong and Forensic Pathologist Dr. Janis Amatuzio, the “Compassionate Coroner”, to delve deep into the minds of some of the world’s most terrifying women. As the chilling tales play out on screen, listen to their expert testimony, combined with the powerful accounts of the police and prosecutors; those who knew these killers and their crimes. Quality recreations and spine-tingling story-telling make Deadly Women the original and the best of the True Crime genre. Leave your fears at the door, and step into the world of Deadly Women.

Series 13

Former FBI profiler Candice DeLong is back. In her unique, no holds barred style she delves into the minds of every killer, analyzing their backgrounds, motives and method, as only Candice can. Forensic Pathologist Dr. Janis Amatuzio returns too, relying on her decades working as a chief medical examiner to give an insight into how investigators search for crucial clues. Their expert testimony, combined with the powerful accounts of the police, prosecutors and those who knew the killers and the victims, makes compelling viewing. These chilling true crimes are brought to life by accurate recreations and spine-tingling storytelling by narrator Lynnanne Zager.

Series 12

The internationally acclaimed true crime docs-series is back, travelling across the USA, Europe and Australia to investigate the world’s most macabre and dangerous females. Renowned former FBI Profiler Candice DeLong and forensic pathologist Dr. Janis Amatuzio will delve deep into the minds of some of the world’s most terrifying women.

Series 11

‘Death Watch’. ‘Fatal Ties’. ‘The Dark Side’. Series 11 is bolder, badder and more bone-chilling than ever. This series of thirteen one-hour program uses dramatic recreations of the key moments of the killers’ lives, their crimes and the investigations; backed by powerful interviews with experts and eyewitnesses to give the viewer a comprehensive knowledge of every murder.

Series 10

After ten years, you might think you’ve seen it all. Think again. A decade of original, genre-pushing True Crime has put Deadly Women on the map as must-watch television. Now Series 10 of Deadly Women is here with more frightening true stories about the women you never want to run into. What makes them tick? Are they Bad To The Bone? Made of Sugar and Spite? Fuelled by Suspicious Minds? With thirteen all new episodes, settle in to catch these Deadly Women.

Series 9

Sleeping with the Enemy, DIY Orphans and Payback; just some of the episodes coming in Deadly Women’s ninth season. More true stories of the world’s coldest and most dangerous females as told by those who new them well, along with expert analysis from highly respected former FBI Criminal Profiler, Candice DeLong and Forensic Pathologist Dr. Janis Amatuzio. Just when you think you have seen it all, Deadly Women Series 9 reminds us that truth is always stranger – and more entertaining – than fiction, with episode titles such as Green-Eyed Monsters, The Vulnerable and Murder for Me.

Series 8

What turns women into murderers? Are the seeds sown in their childhood? Or do they develop into cold-hearted killers because of greed, jealousy or just for kicks? Deadly Women explores the psychology of real life murderesses to find the answers. Former FBI profiler Candice DeLong gives telling insights into what triggers mothers, daughters, even grandmothers to become killers. Through dramatic recreations, forensic evidence and powerful interviews with eyewitnesses and family, the viewer will gain comprehensive knowledge of every crime. Deadly Women celebrates 100 episodes with a one-hour special featuring America’s most infamous murderess, Lizzie Borden.

Series 7

Deadly Women explodes the notion that women are the kinder and gentler sex; yet some women can be as cruel, greedy and destructive as any man. Former FBI profiler Candice DeLong researches true murders and gives telling insights into what triggers mothers, daughters and even grandmothers to become killers. Through dramatisations and interviews with experts, pathologists and family members, the viewer gets a comprehensive view of every murder. Deadly Women works closely with police and prosecutors across the United States, England and Australia.

Series 6

How could a mother take the lives of her own children? Why would a woman not only kill her husband but also dismember him? Who could take a life to steal a few measly dollars? What makes teenagers think killing is thrilling? Deadly Women will give you the answers. The series of twenty one-hour programs explores the lives, backgrounds and the psyche of some of the world’s most intriguing and lethal female killers. It investigates their motives and methods to develop a greater understanding of why women kill.

Series 1: 3 x 60' 2005 
Series 2: 6 x 60' 2008 HD
Series 3: 13 x 60' 2009 HD
Series 4: 16 x 60' 2010 HD
Series 5: 20 x 60' 2011 HD
Series 6: 20 x 60' 2012 HD
Series 7: 20 x 60' 2013 HD
Series 8: 20 x 60' 2014 HD
Series 9: 13 x 60' 2015 HD
Series 10: 13 x 60' 2016 HD
Series 11: 13 x 60' 2017 HD
Series 12: 10 x 60' 2018 HD
Series 13: 10 x 60' 2019 HD