Jena dated Rn B superstar Mariah Carey's ex-husband Nick Cannon when she appeared on his TV show Wild N' Out.
She was dating NFL player Antonio Brown — and earlier this year had a massive rant online when he dumped her.
A good samaritan happened to spot Alcala picking up the girl and called the police, which allowed them to get to her before Alcala could kill her.
This event is what opens ID’s movie about Alcala, but it is only the beginning: Alcala went on to become one of the most prolific serial killers in American history, with 130 murders linked back to him, made further infamous by the fact that he appeared on “The Dating Game” during the height of his crimes.
“To find out [“The Dating Game Killer”] was going to be ID’s first scripted movie, I felt really proud and wanted to do an extra good job in the role.
Jesse didn't mention Jena on his social media, but she shared everything with her 2.4 million Instagram followers, including pics of their drinks to a video of the football ace dancing in his kitchen.
Ahead of the premiere of “The Dating Game Killer,” Diaz talks with about embodying the man and the monster, as well as if he feels justice was served with Alcala’s eventual sentence.
There is so much information available about Rodney Alcala and his crimes today.
As Huck in ABC’s “Scandal,” Guillermo Diaz is accustomed to playing a dark figure who does morally questionable things.
But his new role as convicted serial killer Rodney Alcala in Investigation Discovery’s (ID) first scripted true crime project, “The Dating Game Killer,” takes things to a whole other level.