Who is Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer about?

Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer is an excellent true-crime docuseries now on Netflix

If you’re interested in true-crime docuseries, you’ll want to turn your attention to Netflix this weekend. Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer is now streaming.

Before you get into the series, you likely want to know who it is about. Which serial killer will the show document.

You’ve probably heard about “The Night Stalker.” He was included in two seasons of American Horror Story, both played by different actors. Watch American Horror Story: Hotel and American Horror Story: 1984.

The show is all about Richard Ramirez, who terrorized the streets of LA in the summer of 1985.

What is Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer about?

Now you know who the series is about, it’s time to find out what the series will take you through. This is all about the hunt for Richard Ramirez, which certainly wasn’t easy. Just the trailer for Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer tells you just why it was so difficult to figure out who he was: he didn’t have a certain type of victim.

If you’ve watched enough Criminal Minds, you know there is usually a type. It could be a specific hair color, a specific age range, or even a specific religion. Ramirez didn’t care. He was all about opportunity, and that meant nobody in LA was safe.

The hunt sometimes felt it wouldn’t come to an end. So, how was he caught? That’s what the series will tell you, and it is more than worth the watch.

Everything is told over the course of four episodes. There’s no doubt that you have time to make this a binge-watch this weekend.

Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer is now streaming on Netflix.