The third season of the wildly in style podcast takes a have a look at the ‘peculiar circumstances’ of Cleveland’s prison justice system.
CLEVELAND — Lebron James’ SpringHill Firm has introduced they’re teaming up “Serial” to deliver the podcast’s third season to HBO as a restricted sequence. James himself will probably be one of many government producers.
Selection first reported the information on Tuesday, however SpringHill Firm confirmed the partnership on their social media pages Wednesday.
The Serial podcast started again in 2014, when host Sarah Koenig dove into the case of Hae Min Lee’s 1999 homicide in Baltimore, and the conviction of Adnan Syed. That first season’s episodes had been downloaded by thousands and thousands. The podcast’s third season, which was launched in 2018, takes place in Cleveland courts.
Because the present’s web site explains, “Serial wished to sort out the entire prison justice system. To do this we figured we’d want to take a look at one thing totally different: peculiar circumstances.” Every episode appears to be like at a special case, and analyzes its results on everybody concerned. Based on the report from Selection, the HBO sequence would observe, “a younger cop and the person he is accused of beating,” and dig into the prison justice system’s have an effect on on each individual concerned.
James would government produce alongside his workforce at SpringHill Firm, together with Maverick Carter; Koenig and a workforce from Serial Productions, and others. The SpringHill firm known as the partnership with the Serial workforce a possibility to “inform our tales, our approach.”
There isn’t any phrase as to when this restricted sequence would possibly see the sunshine of day, but it surely will not be HBO’s first Serial miniseries. Again in 2019, HBO delivered “The Case Towards Adnan Syed,” a docuseries following together with Serial’s first season.