The veteran journalist tells the extraordinary untold story of how the two most notorious women in British crime, Rose West and Myra Hindley, became lesbian lovers in jail. Former Category A prisoners, including reformed Mafia member Marisa Merico and ex-gangster Linda Calvey, tell Sir Trevor how Rose West revealed her murderous temper in prison, while former prison governor Veronica Bird, police officers and prison visitors describe how Hindley cleverly manipulated people in jail, even persuading a female guard to help her escape.
Marisa regularly works with the media within both factual reporting and drama. If you would like to work with Marisa on a media project please contact her agents at Northbank Talent Management.
Emilia Brandi is a leading journalist and presenter in Italy who exposes true stories of real people who are involved in the Mafia. Marisa was interviewed for her show in the summer of 2019. Emilia was especially interested in Marisa's experiences because she focuses on the often unheard stories of women in the Mafia.
After many years of trying to live her life out of the media spotlight, Marisa joined Philip Schofield and Holly Willoughby to discuss her life as the 'Mafia Princess'. The reason Marisa broke her silence was due to the continuous mentions (often factually inaccurate) in the press. Marisa found she couldn't just live a 'normal' life, so she embraced her story and found peace in sharing it with others,