Des

Show Info

Status
Ended
Show Type
Scripted
First Aired
14th September 2020
Runtime
48 minutes
Network
ITV
Air Time
21:00:00
Air Day
Monday
Rating

Overview

The series will tell the story of the arrest and trial of serial killer Dennis Nilsen, known as Des, through the prism of three different men – Nilsen himself, Detective Chief Inspector Peter Jay, and biographer Brian Masters.

Episode List:

Season 1

Episode Airdate Name  
3 16th Sep 2020 Episode 3
2 15th Sep 2020 Episode 2
1 14th Sep 2020 Episode 1

Specials

Episode Airdate Name  
1 17th Sep 2020 The Real 'Des': The Dennis Nilsen Story

Stars

David Tennant
Dennis Nilsen
Chanel Cresswell
Daniel Mays
Peter Jay