BEST CURRENT AFFAIRS PROGRAMME 2017
Winner of best current affairs programme 2017
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New ten-part series starting on CBS reality, November 1, 10pm
“What’s it like to interview a serial killer?’
Take a journey into the dark heart of the police interrogation room. Cutting edge Lip sync technology reanimates taped confessions of murder and brings the viewer face to face with the most notorious killers in history.
Programme of the year
Nominated for best programme of the year.
Best Non Fiction Crime and investigation
Winner of the award for best international crime programme 2017
Did a Welsh child murderer go on to become Jack the Stripper - the man behind the biggest case of unsolved serial murders in UK criminal history? Prof. David Wilson investigates
At the Broadcast Awards 2017, Interview with a Murderer won the Best Documentary Programme 2017.
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Interview with a Murderer has been one of the best reviewed programmes of the year, with audiences and critics alike gripped by the tale of the murder in 1978 of newspaper boy Carl Bridgewater.
THE TELEGRAPH: “This fascinating duel made for extraordinary television.” *****(5 stars)
THE TIMES: “This was a compelling trial by TV, that surely contains the interview of the year so far.” ***** (5 stars)
THE OBSERVER: “The most extraordinary documentary of the week.”