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John Backderf

John Backderf was born on October 30, 1959 in Akron, Ohio, USA as John H. Backderf. He is known for his work on My Friend Dahmer (2017), Born to Kill? (2005) and America's Book of Secrets (2012). He has been married to Sheryl Harris since November 2, 1985. They have two children. See full bio »

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Born to Kill? Himself
America's Book of Secrets Miscellaneous Crew


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 2017 My Friend Dahmer (based on the book My Friend Dahmer by - as Derf Backderf)
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 2013 America's Book of Secrets (TV Series documentary) (images courtesy of - 1 episode)
- Serial Killers (2013) ... (images courtesy of - as John 'Derf' Backderf)
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 2013 America's Book of Secrets (TV Series documentary)
- Serial Killers (2013) ... Himself (as John 'Derf' Backderf)
 2005 Born to Kill? (TV Series documentary)
- Jeffrey Dahmer (2005) ... Himself

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Derf Backderf | John 'Derf' Backderf

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