Catherine Pelonero

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Catherine Pelonero is an author, playwright and screenwriter best known for her bestselling true crime book, Kitty Genovese: A True Account of a Public Murder and Its Private Consequences. As a true crime author and commentator, Pelonero has appeared on a variety of news programs and crime shows, including A Crime to Remember, Fox Files, Murderous... See full bio »

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Known For

Murderous Affairs Self - True Crime Author
Fox Files Self
A Crime to Remember Self - Interviewee / Self


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 2019 In Ice Cold Blood (TV Series documentary)
- Mother vs. Son (2019) ... Self
 2018 Most Notorious! A True Crime History Podcast (Podcast Series documentary)
Self - Author, Kitty Genovese
- The 1964 Murder of Kitty Genovese w/ Catherine Pelonero (2018) ... Self - Author, Kitty Genovese (voice)
 2016-2017 It Takes a Killer (TV Series documentary)
- What Happened to Jana (2017) ... Self
- The Grimm Sleeper (2016) ... Self
 2016-2017 Murderous Affairs (TV Series)
Self - True Crime Author
- Hard to Swallow (2017) ... Self - True Crime Author
- Friend or Foe (2017) ... Self - True Crime Author
- Intruder (2017) ... Self - True Crime Author
- Fast Money (2016) ... Self - True Crime Author
- Bad Lovers (2016) ... Self - True Crime Author
 2014-2015 A Crime to Remember (TV Series documentary)
Self - Interviewee / Self
- Damsel on Death Row (2015) ... Self - Interviewee
- Such a Pretty Face (2015) ... Self - Interviewee
- 38 Witnesses (2014) ... Self
 2015/I The Witness (Documentary)
 2014 Fox Files (TV Series)

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Book: Absolute Madness: A True Story of a Serial Killer, Race, and a City Divided. New York: Skyhorse. ISBN: 978-1510719835 See more »


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Catherine Pelonero was primarily a comedy writer before turning to true crime.

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