Set in 1896 amidst a backdrop of vast wealth, extreme poverty and technological innovation, when a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes has gripped New York City. Newly appointed top cop Theodore Roosevelt calls upon Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a criminal psychologist – aka alienist – and newspaper illustrator John Moore to conduct the investigation in secret. Joining them in the probe is Sara Howard, a headstrong secretary at Police Headquarters, and Lucius and Marcus Isaacson, detective sergeants employing scientific methods.
Available across TNT platforms and Netflix.
Inspired by true events, tells the incredible story of Fauna Hodel, a teenage girl given away at birth, growing up outside of Reno, Nevada. As Fauna begins to investigate the secrets of her past, she meets Jay Singletary, a ruined reporter haunted by the case that undid him. Together they follow a sinister trail that swirls ever closer to an infamous Los Angeles gynecologist, Dr. George Hodel, a man involved in some of Hollywood’s darkest debauchery, and possibly, its most infamous unsolved crime.
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