Imagine coming face to face with the kind of extreme crime that can only be conceived by a truly evil mind. Acts so powerful that they can scar a whole nation for generations. The perpetrators manage to achieve a level of notoriety only usually afforded to Hollywood icons. In their own twisted imaginations they sit in an Evil Hall of Fame among others of their kind: Ted Bundy, Charles Manson, Andrei Chikatilo all jostling for the top spot. Extreme Evil throws light on the most vicious crimes ever committed, and the turbulent lives of the men and women behind them.
When J. P. Morgan called a meeting of New York's financial leaders after the stock market crash of 1907, Hetty Green was the only woman in the room. The Guinness Book of World Records memorialized her as the World's Greatest Miser, and, indeed, this unlikely robber baron – who parlayed a comfortable inheritance into a fortune that was…
Cannibals including Albert Fish, Armin Meiwes, Dennis Nilsen, Eladio Baule, Jeffrey Dahmer, Ted Bundy
Serial Killers including Andrei Chikatilo, H.H.Holmes, Javed Iqbal, John Wayne Gacy
Lady Killers including Bell Gunness, Beverley Allit, Ilse Koch, Rosemary West
Cult Killers including Charles Manson, David Koresh, Jim Jones, Shoko Asahara
Tyrants including Adolf Hitler, Attila the Hun, Caligula, Pol Pot, Josef Stalin
Children of Evil including Bryan and David Freeman, Edmund Kemper, Jon Venables and Robert Thompson