Sundance Channel to Air “Appropriate Adult”on July 23, 2011 in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by Brian Combs
The Sundance Channel has announced that it will air “Appropriate Adult”. This is an ITV production about Fred and Rosemary West, that focuses on the interaction between Fred and Janet Leach, his appropriate adult. An appropriate adult is appointed in the UK in cases where the alleged offender is a child or vulnerable adult.
The production stars Dominic West as Fred West and Emily Watson as Janet Leach. It’s production has caused considerable controversy in Great Britain.
The Sundance Channel was actually involved in the development of “Appropriate Adult”, but did not disclose its involvement until now.
The two-part miniseries will air in the fall.