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The case of John Wayne Gacy, the world's most infamous clown (Part 1) - Very Scary People

John Wayne Gacy dressed as 'Pogo the Clown'

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In Chicago, community leader and part-time clown John Wayne Gacy leads a double life, loved member of the community by day and becomes the most prolific criminal at night. Very Scary People chronicles the twisted lives of some of the most frightening, diabolical characters in recent history. Each two-hour episode traces the horrible, criminal acts of these elusive outcasts and the eventual road to justice. Hosted by Donnie Wahlberg (pictured) this series will look at the horrific killings of Charles Manson, Aileen Wuornos, the Rev Jim Jones, and many others.