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A good samaritan happened to spot Alcala picking up the girl and called the police, which allowed them to get to her before Alcala could kill her.
This event is what opens ID’s movie about Alcala, but it is only the beginning: Alcala went on to become one of the most prolific serial killers in American history, with 130 murders linked back to him, made further infamous by the fact that he appeared on “The Dating Game” during the height of his crimes.
She’s playing a real person, and does she know what he does to her? The actors’ parents were there if they were underage, but it was really hard.
You don’t really see much, but just having to shoot those scenes with this little girl and wondering what she really knows.Ahead of the premiere of “The Dating Game Killer,” Diaz talks with about embodying the man and the monster, as well as if he feels justice was served with Alcala’s eventual sentence.There is so much information available about Rodney Alcala and his crimes today.“To find out [“The Dating Game Killer”] was going to be ID’s first scripted movie, I felt really proud and wanted to do an extra good job in the role.It was definitely a draw for me in choosing to do this movie,” Diaz says.