March 17th, 2023

CNN to Air Special Presentation of The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley

The Inventor Airs Sunday, March 19 at 8pm ET

NEW YORK, NY – (Wednesday, March 15, 2023) – CNN will air a special presentation of HBO Documentary Film’s The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon ValleyThe film will broadcast on Sunday, March 19 at 8pm ET.

The Inventor is an inside look at multi-billion-dollar healthcare technology company Theranos and its founder Elizabeth Holmes, whose ambition spawned one of the biggest frauds in Silicon Valley history. Holmes was a brilliant storyteller and media handler who deceived the public, government officials, and corporate titans alike about her ‘revolutionary’ blood-testing device.

Emmy® and Academy Award® winning director Alex Gibney (HBO’s The Crime of the Century) takes viewers behind the scenes at Theranos, exposing rigged test results, defrauded investors, and how Holmes’s non-disclosure agreements prevented employees from being truthful.

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley is a Jigsaw Production for HBO Documentary Films; written and directed by Alex Gibney; producers, Jessie Deeter, Erin Edeiken, Alex Gibney; editor, Andy Grieve; executive producer, Graydon Carter. For HBO: executive producers, Nancy Abraham, Sara Bernstein.

The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley is available to stream now on HBO Max.




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