Netflix to greenlight a Jimmy Savile documentary?
Aparnna Hajirnis -
Rumours are rife that Netflix is working on a documentary based on the life of the notorious British paedophile, Jimmy Savile. Jimmy was famous for his involvement with charities and his work with children. Even though there has been no official announcement from Netflix, it is likely that the streaming giant has given a go-ahead to the project. The Sun states that the documentary will dwell into the lives of Jimmy Savile and the people around him. It will also mention his friendship with the Royal Family and how he managed to get away with the most heinous of crimes.
Savile who died in 2011 was exposed as Britain's notorious and infamous sex offenders. Louis Theroux, famed tv reported had filmed a documentary episode with Savile and even created a follow up episode after he passed away. This episode is now streaming on Netflix in the UK titled, Louis Theroux: Savile.