Netflix releases a documentary Jimmy Savile: British Horror Storywho tells a famous story The TV presenter is accused of harassing 450 people.
The Netflix documentary caused a stir among Internet users, as in just two chapters it revealed the driver’s dark past, which came to light after his death in 2011.
“Jimmy Savile fHe is one of Britain’s most beloved television personalities. Shortly after his death, investigations resulted in more than 450 charges of assault and sexual harassment, with victims as young as 5”, reads the description of the Netflix documentary.
Who is Jimmy Savile, the protagonist of the Netflix documentary?
Jimmy Savil was born in Leeds, England on October 31, 1926. His media career began in 1950 when he entered radio, butIt was in 1964 when he started as a presenter of the program Top of the Pops.
For decades Jimmy Savile was at the forefront of programming with an audience exceeding 15 million viewers.
He is a very popular character who surrounds himself with elites like Prince Charles, Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and Pope John Paul II. He received the Order of the British Empire, with the title Sir.
Jimmy Savile is said to have molested more than a hundred minors between 1955 and 2009. In 2013, for example, the London Metropolitan Police (MET) and the National Society for the Protection of Children (NSPCC) released a document claiming that 500 people denounced Savile acts between 1955 and 2009.
A report by Androulla Johnstone and Christine Dent for the NHS states that Jimmy Savile abused 63 people between 1968 and 1992 in a hospital in England. Jimmy Savile died in 2011 at the age of 84.
After portraying the crime Jimmy Savile in the Netflix series, Internet users have requested that the documentary be removed from the streaming platform.
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