Lindsey Alena

Jon Chardiet

Derek Dressler

Jonathan Grey

Spencer Kayden

Brian Mulligan

Bruce Nozick

Tasia Valenza

Rick Zieff


Tracy Pattin, Host, Creator, Producer, Casting
Hernan Lopez,
Executive Producer
Jeffrey Glaser, Executive Producer
Rebecca Reynolds
, Creator, Producer, Director
Jon Ponder,
Creator, Producer, Director
Jim Carpenter,
Mark Holden, Editor,
Rick Zieff,
Casting Director
Leah Sutherland,  Researcher, Production Coordinator

Hollywood and Crime is recorded, sound designed and mixed at the Invisible Studios, West Hollywood.

Research & Sources

General Reference for Season 1

Fowler, Will, Reporters: Memoirs of a Young Newspaperman, Roundtable Publishing Company, Malibu, CA, 1991.
Gilmore, John, Severed: The True Story of the Black Dahlia, Amok Books, West Compton, CA, 2001.
Hodel, Steve, Black Dahlia Avenger: Genius for Murder, Arcade Publishing, New York, NY, 2012.
Hodel, Steve, Black Dahlia Avenger II, Thoughtprint Press, Los Angeles, CA, 2013.
Hodel, Steve, Most Evil II, A Vireo Book | Rare Bird Books, Los Angeles, CA, 2015.
Richardson, James, For the Life of Me: Memoirs of a City Editor, G.P. Putnam’ Sons, New York, 1954.
Tereba, Tere, Mickey Cohen: The Life and Crimes of L.A.’s Notorious Mobster, ECW Press, Toronto, 2012.
Underwood, Agness, Newspaperwoman, Harper and Brothers, New York, NY, 1949.
Wolfe, Donald H., The Black Dahlia Files: The Mob, the Mogul, and the Murder that Transfixed Los Angeles, HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY, 2005.


Harnisch, Larry, Heaven Is Here.

Harnisch, Larry,

Renner, Joan, Deranged LA Crimes: True 20th Century Tales of Murder, Mayhem, Political Corruption and Celebrity Scandal.

For This Episode


de la Croix, St. Sukie, Chicago Whispers: A History of LGBT Chicago before Stonewall, University of Wisconsin Press, Jul. 11, 2012, p. 170.


Hodel, Steve,


“Strange ‘Werewolf’ Suspect”, Los Angeles Herald-Express, Feb. 14, 1947.

“’Date’ by Phone Revealed,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 14, 1947.

“New Dahlia Arrest Made,” Associated Press, Feb. 14, 1947

“Three Suspects Released in Dahlia Case,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 15, 1947

“Murder Trails Cold,” Los Angeles Herald-Express, Feb. 15, 1947

“Women Death Hunt Stalled,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 15, 1947

“Dark-Haired Man Sought,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 16, 1947

“Executive Eugene Hamilton White Missing,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 16, 1947.

“Police Believe Dahlia Killer Left Town,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 16, 1947

“Details of L.A. Horror Murder Told by Slayer,” Los Angeles Daily News, Feb. 17, 1947

“Man in Print Shop Killing Tells of Murder in Dream,” Los Angeles Herald-Express, Feb. 17, 1947

“Publisher Alfred Haij Slain by Otto Parzyjegla,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 17, 1947

“New L.A. Slaying May Yield Clews,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 17, 1947

“Stage Set for Murder Wave Drama,” Los Angeles Daily News, Feb. 18, 1947

“Women May Link Dahlia Slaying,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 18, 1947

“Attack Victims to View Parzyjegla,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 19, 1947

“City Asks FBI Aid,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 19, 1947

“New Dahlia Angle Found,” Los Angeles Daily News, Feb. 19, 1947

“New Dahlia Clue,” Los Angeles Herald-Express, Feb. 20, 1947

“Canyon Near Malibu Searched for Dahlia Clues,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 21, 1947

“Handprints Being Checked,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 21, 1947

“No Clues Found in Malibu Culvert,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 22, 1947

“Quiz WAC for Clue to Dahlia Killer,” Los Angeles Herald-Express, Feb. 22, 1947

“New Suspect Jailed in Mutilation Murders,” Los Angeles Daily News, Feb. 22, 1947

“Hearing Set for Parzyjegla,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 22, 1947

“Body of Mary Muldoon Found in Reservoir,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 24, 1947

“New Dahlia Suspect on Way to L.A.,” Los Angeles Daily News, Feb. 24, 1947

“Police Grill New Dahlia Suspect,” Los Angeles Herald-Express, Feb. 25, 1947

“Suspect Denies Dahlia Date,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 25, 1947

“Drowning Mary Muldoon’s Cause of Death,” Los Angeles Examiner, Feb. 26, 1947

“Eugene Hamilton White Telephones Wife from Seattle,” Los Angeles Times, Feb. 26, 1947

“Nab Dahlia Friend as Suspect,” Los Angeles Herald-Express, Feb. 27, 1947

“Latest Dahlia Case Suspect Questioned,” Los Angeles Daily News, Mar. 2, 1947

“Eugene Hamilton White Explains Disappearance,” Los Angeles Times, Mar. 3, 1947

“New Dahlia Suspect Held,” Los Angeles Examiner, Mar. 4, 1947

“Parzyjegla Testifies About False Execution,” Los Angeles Times, May 27, 1947

“Parzyjegla Sentenced 5 Years to Life,” Los Angeles Times, May 30, 1947

“Parzyjegla Arrested on Immigration Charges,” United Press International, June 11, 1947