The Krays Were London's Most Notorious Gangsters — Here Are 15 Wild Facts About Them
Judy Garland once sang for the Kray's mother!
BritBox just released its documentary Secrets of the Krays last week. The three episode series details the lives of the notorious East End gangsters and twin brothers who "ran" London during the 1960s.
Besides that which I learned by watching the 2015 film Legend – in which Tom Hardy plays both Reggie and Ronnie Kray – I didn't know much about the Kray twins until I saw this fascinating documentary.
Here are 15 things that came up in episode one of Secrets of the Krays – "Chapter One: Rise" – which I thought were super interesting!
TW: this post contains details of domestic abuse.