Rodney Alcala is a convicted rapist and serial killer sometimes called “The Dating Game Killer.” He was born Rodrigo Jacques Alcala Buquor in San Antonio, Texas, in 1943.While he was convicted of murdering five people during the late 70s in 2010, some homicide investigators believe that has killed many more.
But a psychopath's true nature comes seeping through.But now donning a sharp, brown suit and butterfly collar, Alcala had other things on his mind: Winning the affection of bachelorette Cheryl Bradshaw.Watching the clip today, knowing that Bachelor Number One would go on to repeatedly choke his victims to unconsciousness and wait until they came to before killing them, their banter is more terrifying preview than goofy innuendo.His mother moved him and his sisters to Los Angeles when he was 12 after being abandoned by Buquor. Alcala then studied at and graduated from the UCLA School of Fine Arts.He later studied film at New York University under the tutelage of Roman Polanski.(He remains in prison in California.) While Alcala's body count is unknown, police estimate the now-73-year-old man killed at least dozens of women, with some counts running as high as 130 – and there are still over 100 photographs of unidentified women who may have been his victims.