Airdate: American Conspiracy: The Octopus Murders
Doco delves into a hidden organisation connected to stolen government spy software, unsolved murders, and political scandals.
4 part documentary series American Conspiracy: The Octopus Murders screens later this month on Netflix.
When journalist Danny Casolaro was found dead in a hotel bathtub, police ruled it a suicide. But his family and colleagues believe he may have been murdered for investigating a conspiracy he called “The Octopus” – a hidden organization connected to stolen government spy software, a string of unsolved murders, and some of the biggest political scandals of the 20th century. Years later, researcher Christian Hansen pushes to uncover the secrets behind Casolaro’s death, and the story that killed him. From Stardust Frames, Duplass Brothers Productions, and director Zachary Treitz – this four part docuseries untangles a mystery decades in the making.
Wednesday February 28 on Netflix.