CNN to Air Special Presentation of Four-Part Docuseries Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults
Airs Sundays at 10pm ET/PT Starting Sunday, April 4
NEW YORK, NY – (March 27, 2023) – CNN will air a special presentation of the HBO Max Original Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults. The docuseries, produced by CNN Original Series, will broadcast the first episode on Sunday, April 4 at 10pm ET/PT and the following three episodes will regularly air on Sundays at 10pm ET/PT.
Heaven’s Gate is a thorough examination of the infamous UFO cult through the eyes of its former members and loved ones. What started in 1975 with the disappearance of 20 people from a small town in Oregon, ended in 1997 with the largest suicide on US soil and changed the face of modern New Age religion forever. This four-part docuseries uses never-before-seen footage and first-person accounts to explore the infamous UFO cult that shocked the nation with their out-of-this-world beliefs.
Heaven’s Gate is a Max Original produced by CNN Original Series and Campfire. Directed and executive produced by Clay Tweel (“Gleason”), the docuseries is also executive produced by Campfire CEO Ross Dinerstein (“The Innocent Man”) and Shannon Riggs, Amy Entelis and Lyle Gamm for CNN Original Series, with Chris Bannon, Eric Spiegelman, Peter Clowney and Erik Diehn executive producing for the digital media company Stitcher (“Heaven’s Gate” podcast, “Sold in America” podcast).
Heaven’s Gate: The Cult of Cults is available to stream now on HBO Max.
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