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Dennis Nilsen (1945–2018)

Dennis Andrew Nilsen, 1945 in Strichen, Fraserburgh, Scotland, also known as the Muswell Hill Murderer is a British serial killer who lived and murdered in London. In 1983 he was convicted of six murders and two attempted murders and is believed to have killed at least 15 men and boys between 1978 and 1982. He abhorred cruelty to animals, yet ... See full bio »

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 2016 Martin Kemp's Murder Files (TV Series documentary)
- Dennis Nilsen (2016) ... Self
 1996 Great Crimes and Trials of the Twentieth Century (TV Series documentary)
 1993 Viewpoint '93 (TV Series documentary)
- Murder in Mind (1993) ... Self
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 2017 Britain's Most Evil Killers (TV Series documentary)
Self - Serial Killer
- Dennis Nilsen (2017) ... Self - Serial Killer
 2016 Encounters with Evil (TV Series documentary)
Self - Murderer
- Thrill Killers (2016) ... Self - Murderer
 2016 Inside Scotland Yard with Trevor McDonald (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Self
 2011 Born to Kill? (TV Series documentary)
 2009 Serial Killers (TV Series documentary)
- Dennis Nilsen (2009) ... Self (uncredited)
 2003 Real Crime (TV Series documentary)
- A Mind to Murder (2003) ... Self
 2003 History's Mysteries: Infamous Murders (TV Series documentary)
- Murder in Cold Blood (2003) ... Self (uncredited)

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I wished I could stop but I could not. I had no other thrill or happiness.


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