The women of Season 2 have their own stories to tell.
The second season of the Netflix series Why Women Kill has just dropped, and it’s proving to be a hit with viewers. The show is about a group of five women who have been sentenced to death row for various crimes. Each episode focuses on one woman’s story, allowing viewers to get an insight into what led them down that path and what kind of lives they had before their crimes. This season, the show has added some more familiar faces from the Netflix world, including Orange is the New Black’s Alysia Reiner and 13 Reasons Why’s Christian Navarro.
Season 2 features five new female characters who all committed murder in different ways. Here are their stories:
A single mother struggling with addiction and domestic abuse, Diana Guerrero killed her ex-boyfriend in self defense after he held her hostage for two days and raped her repeatedly.
Smith was convicted of killing her husband after he raped her daughter.