Choosing the death penalty 'was something we had to do as part of a civilized society,' he said.
Robin Samsoe of Huntington Beach was kidnapped while riding a bicycle to ballet class on June 20, 1979.
During the guilt phase of trial, Alcala's defence took a surreal turn when he played a seconds-long clip of himself on a 1978 episode of 'The Dating Game'.
He said the grainy clip proved that he was wearing a gold-ball earring almost a year before Samsoe was killed.
A defence psychiatrist testified during the trial penalty phase last week that Alcala suffers from a borderline personality disorder that could lead to psychotic episodes.
Alcala has claimed he doesn't remember some of his actions.
The film stars Guillermo Diaz, who bears a striking resemblance to the real-life serial killer.“He's got no remorse," Diaz told Inside Edition.Incredibly, he had already served time in prison for sexual assault before appearing on , had served time and they let him go on national television,” she told Inside Edition. Relatives of four women and a 12-year-old girl brutally slain in the late 1970s exploded in applause yesterday when a jury recommended death for a convicted serial killer.Prosecutors refiled charges in that case and added the four other murders in 2006 after investigators linked them to Alcala using DNA samples and other forensic evidence.Those cases, which had gone unsolved for decades, went on trial for the first time this year.in the 70s, who wound up sitting next to a serial killer during the show, remains haunted by the encounter nearly 40 years later. 1.“He was a really creepy guy, a real idiot,” Mills told Inside Edition.No one had any idea that Rodney Alcala had already launched his killing spree when he appeared on the popular dating show in 1978. “This creep comes up to me and he puts his face practically in my face and says, ‘I always get the girl! They never went on a subsequent date, however, because she reportedly found him creepy. Investigators believe he may have actually killed up to 130 people based on photos found on his property.In addition to Samsoe, Alcala is charged with killing Jill Barcomb, 18, Georgia Wixted, 27, Charlotte Lamb, 32, and Jill Parenteau, 21.First Run December 20, 1965 – July 6, 1973 (ABC Daytime) October 6, 1966 – January 17, 1970 (ABC primetime) September 10, 1973 – September 1974 (Syndication) Second Run September 4, 1978 – September 1980 (Syndication) Third Run September 15, 1986 – September 8, 1989 (Syndication) Fourth Run September 9, 1996 – September 1999 (Syndication) The Dating Game is an ABC television show.He also cross-examined police investigators and answered his own questions while taking the stand in his own defence.Alcala has been sentenced to death twice before in the 1979 murder of 12-year-old Robin Samsoe, but those verdicts were overturned on appeal.