[12/13/21 - 09:30 AM] Peacock Original Documentary "The Murder of Gabby Petito: Truth, Lies and Social Media" Premieres December 17 In their first documentary interview, Gabby's parents reflect on the life of their daughter, sharing childhood memories including exclusive photos and details that we never knew before.
[via press release from Peacock]
PEACOCK ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY "THE MURDER OF GABBY PETITO: TRUTH, LIES AND SOCIAL MEDIA" PREMIERES DECEMBER 17
Featuring Gabby Petito's Parents in Their First Documentary Interview
The disappearance of 22-year-old Gabby Petito gripped America and galvanized the internet as the case unfolded on social media. The new Peacock Original documentary The Murder of Gabby Petito: Truth, Lies and Social Media premiering December 17 and produced by ITN Productions sheds new light on the tragic story, the unanswered questions and the shocking conclusion. In their first documentary interview, Gabby's parents reflect on the life of their daughter, sharing childhood memories including exclusive photos and details that we never knew before.
With so many questions still unanswered about the missing-person-turned-homicide case, The Murder of Gabby Petito: Truth, Lies and Social Media examines Gabby's life through the curated lens she created and immerses the viewer in the world of social media sleuthing that was crucial to the case. The film gives a fresh take on the case that captivated millions with insight and reflections from her parents along the way. The film also includes interviews with the journalists that covered the story from the very beginning as well as social media users who crowdsourced their time and uncovered new information and clues to help law enforcement. From the TikToker who debunked false theories in the search, to the YouTubers who realized they had filmed Gabby and Brian's van purely by coincidence, the film leaves no stone unturned.
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About ITN Productions:
Formed in 2010, ITN Productions is ITN's Oscar-nominated, multi-award-winning in-house production company producing non-fiction content for UK broadcasters and networks around the world. It is the world leader in fast-turnaround documentaries, topical debate programmes, hard-hitting current affairs and high-rating popular factual series for major international broadcasters such as BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, Sky, BritBox, Discovery+, Netflix, Amazon, Vice, Oxygen and now Peacock. Recent ITN Productions commissions include returning series History 101 for Netflix, Twisted Killers for Oxygen, Gamestop: Wall Street Hijack for Discovery Plus; BAFTA award-winning For Sama, a co-production with Channel 4 News for Channel 4 and PBS Frontline; Harry and Meghan: An African Journey for ITV and ABC; Rise Up for Vice; Pandemic: Covid 19 for Discovery US and Weinstein Breaking Now for Discovery ID.