Ronan Farrow’s First HBO Project Will Be a Documentary Investigating Threats Against Journalists

By Christine Zosche 

Ronan Farrow signed a three-year development deal with HBO in January 2018. Two years later, both sides finally announced their first project as part of that deal. (TVNewser)

Farrow and the directors of the Oscar-nominated Jesus Camp are teaming for a documentary investigating threats against journalists worldwide. (THR / Live Feed)

The film is said to investigate threats, intimidation and violence directed at journalists working to expose corruption and abuse by governments, corporations and other powerful interests. It will follow subjects in the United States and internationally. (Variety)

Farrow is a contributing writer to The New Yorker. His book Catch And Kill, chronicling his investigations into Harvey Weinstein and other influential figures, is currently a New York Times best seller. (Deadline)