The total story of one of many greatest debacles within the historical past of music festivals, Fyre Pageant, is coming to Hulu. In the present day, the video streaming big introduced that they landed the rights to a multi-part documentary collection that’s being developed by Billboard, concerning the poorly organized occasion that went down on the Bahamian island of Nice Exuma final 12 months. The collection doesn’t but have a title, however is ready to air someday subsequent 12 months.
Based on the Hollywood Reporter, the parents behind the documentary have talked to a myriad of various sources, together with native Bahamians, stranded festival-goers, distributors and buyers to get a clearer image of the way it all went down. They may even air a number of hours of unique never-before-seen footage, in addition to a bevy of leaked paperwork, emails and recordings.
Final month, the chief organizer behind Fyre Pageant, Billy McFarland plead responsible to deceptive his firm’s buyers. Whereas he has but to be sentenced by the decide presiding over the case, McFarland’s attorneys and the State prosecutors have agreed to a plea deal that may ship him to jail for anyplace between 97 and 120-months. Moreover, he’s been ordered to pay again $26 million to these whom he defrauded.
“I deeply remorse my actions, and I apologize to my buyers, crew, household, and supporters who I let down,” McFarland reportedly mentioned in court docket throughout his plea listening to.
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