HBO has launched the primary teaser for “The Vow: Half 2,” which sees Keith Raniere, chief of the NXIVM cult, head to courtroom.
On Friday, HBO introduced that the hit docuseries can be returning for a second installment with filmmakers Jehane Noujaim and Karim Amer after the success of the premiere season. The information additionally comes earlier than Raniere’s sentencing on Oct. 27, the place he faces a minimal of 15 years and a potential life sentence for expenses of intercourse trafficking of kids, conspiracy and conspiracy to commit pressured labor.
The brand new episodes will observe Raniere into the courtroom after he was convicted on June 19, 2019, and share extra tales from prime members of the NXIVM cult and DOS, its secret master-slave group the place girls had been allegedly subjected to sexual slavery. The teaser options voices of members who nonetheless help Raniere, hinting at a number of new interviews within the second season.
The primary season ended on a cliffhanger, displaying a glimpse of Raniere and Nancy Salzman, his fellow convicted NXIVM co-founder, probably sitting down for an interview with Noujaim and Amer. The closing sequence had a fast shot of somebody who gave the impression to be Salzman beneath home arrest, that includes an digital ankle bracelet and her Apple Watch.
Raniere’s voice is heard talking over the cellphone from the Metropolitan Detention Middle in Brooklyn in a dialog labeled as being from final month. He calls the docuseries the “prime layer” of the reality and tells the filmmakers “So, discuss to me” within the last phrases of the season.
“The Vow: Half 2” will launch in 2021. Watch the teaser under.