Guest blog for “Jack the Ripper tour”: A look at the connection between the Whitechapel Murders And the TV Series “Whitechapel”

It’s an honour to be featured as a guest author on Richard Jones’ website. Richard is a bestselling author (e.g. Jack the Ripper: The Casebook). He is tour guide of Jack The Ripper Tour and London Discovery Tours.

Episode 1

This is the first of a series of articles by me in which I take an episode to episode look at the TV series Whitechapel.

Wentworth Street, Whitechapel (Photo: Philipp Röttgers)
Wentworth Street, Whitechapel (Photo: Philipp Röttgers)

Episode II

“It’s time for our monthly look at the television series ‘Whitechapel‘, brought to you by our very special guest blogger Philipp Röttgers.”

Mitre Square, London, site of the murder of Catherine Eddowes (Photo: Philipp Röttgers)

Episode III

“Today, we join author Philipp Röttgers for our final visit to the television series “Whitechapel”.”

My third and final post about the TV show “Whitechapel.” I was invited by Richard Jones of Jack The Ripper Tours to write as guest author about the first season of the show. It deals with a Jack the Ripper copycat killer in 2008.

The White Hart Pub, Whitechapel, where George Chapman worked as a barber in 1890
The White Hart Pub, Whitechapel, where George Chapman worked as a barber in 1890

Title photo: Durward Street, former Buck’s Row, Whitechapel, site of the murder of Mary Ann “Polly” Nichols (Photo: Philipp Röttgers)

About Philipp Röttgers

Philipp Röttgers (M. A.), born in 1989, is author, musician and writer. He is drummer for PARIAHLORD. Philipp studied »English Literatures and Cultures« in Bonn, Germany. His first book about his favourite band Genesis was published in 2015.

His second book „London and its genius loci – a journey beyond time and place“ was published in 2019. Philipp feels deeply connected to London, more than to any other place in the world. He is an expert in the capital’s (and Britain’s) literature and culture. He is also a „Ripperologist“ (and was already featured in the magazine of the same name) and of 2020, he also lead walks through London. Get in touch via mail for more information.

Author Philipp Röttgers takes a photograph of former Miller's Court, where Ripper victim Mary Jane Kelly was murdered
Author Philipp Röttgers takes a photograph of former Miller’s Court, where Ripper victim Mary Jane Kelly was murdered

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