It’s time for a murder mystery story. Imagine the shooting of a famous Hollywood actor and director with a mysterious past, a unidentified doctor who disappears without a trace, famous suspects, each one with their own possible motive, drugs and drug dealers, jealousy, robbery, detectives, scandal, sex and best of all, the crime went unsolved and is still unsolved. On February 1, 1922 Director William Desmond Taylor was shot and this is the story.
Show notes and links:
- William Desmond Taylor (en.wikipedia.org).
- Murder in Hollywood: A tale of vice and vixens (history.com).
- Edward F. Sands (en.wikipedia.org).
- True Crime Stories: The William Desmond Taylor (truecrimediscussions.blogspot.com).
- Cast of Killers (youtube.com).
- BBC Radio 4 (bbc.co.uk).
- Taylorology (taylorology.com).
- William Desmond Taylor (youtube.com).