John Wayne Gacy


This Week in Chicago History: John Wayne Gacy, Saganaki, and Wrigley

Anna Davlantes, WGN Radio’s investigative correspondent, joined Bob Sirott to share what happened this week in Chicago history. Stories include John Wayne Gacy, one of the most notorious serial killers of all time was put to death, final flight for Bessie Coleman, and William Wrigley introduces gum for the first time and more!

'John Wayne Gacy Tapes' Reveal Self-Hatred Says Director Joe Berlinger

Director Joe Berlinger says when it comes to serial killer John Wayne Gacy, a big part of his horrific rampage had to do with self-hatred and his inability to deal with his sexuality. The Oscar-nominated filmmaker joined us on "TMZ Live" Monday to talk about digging into the mind of...

What Do We Know About the John Wayne Gacy House Now? Details

There are few serial killers whose legacy has permeated deep into the American subconscious the way John Wayne Gacy has. The notorious "clown killer" perpetrated 33 gruesome murders of men and boys in the Chicago area. He would take each of them back to his ranch-style dwelling where he performed unspeakable acts of torture, abuse, and murder.

John Wayne Gacy: Inside Netflix’s Horrifying Docuseries About the Clown Killer (Exclusive)

John Wayne Gacy is the subject of another documentary, Conversations with a Killer: The John Wayne Gacy Tapes, now streaming on Netflix. This time, his life and crimes are at the center of the second installment of true-crime director Joe Berlinger’s Conversations With a Killer series, which features previously unheard audio interviews with the notorious serial killer.

Did John Wayne Gacy receive the death penalty?

Netflix just released a follow-up to Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes titled Conversations with a Killer: The John Wayne Gacy Tapes. The new three-episode docuseries is streaming now on the service. John Wayne Gacy was one of the most prolific American serial killers and sex offenders, assaulting...

Inside John Wayne Gacy Murder and Grave Locations That Inspired Netflix Documentary ‘Conversations With a Killer: The John Wayne Gacy Tapes’

The Netflix documentary series Conversations with a Killer: The John Wayne Gacy Tapes reveals further secrets behind one of the most prolific serial killers in American history. These horrific murders happened in Illinois. Here’s a closer look at the real-life Gacy murder and victim grave locations. John Wayne Gacy...

'Conversations With a Killer' lets John Wayne Gacy speak (actually, lie) from the great beyond

John Wayne Gacy remains the stuff of nightmares, a symbol of evil with the dress-up-like-a-clown twist to ensure his enduring place in the true-crime genre. "Conversations With a Killer: The John Wayne Gacy Tapes" finds the wispiest hook to add to that filmography, drawing from 60 hours of unearthed audio sprinkled throughout this three-part Netflix docuseries.