EXCLUSIVE: Characteristic documentary Kidnapped in Plain Sight, which airs on Netflix and covers the kidnappings of actress Jan Broberg when she was a child, is getting a podcast spin-off.
Obsessed With: Kidnapped In Plain Sight, which will probably be hosted by the movie’s director Skye Borgman, is itself a spin-off of true crime comedy podcast True Crime Obsessed. It turns into the primary podcast from the Obsessed podcast community, which was established by Patrick Hinds.
Kidnapped In Plain Sight tells the true story of Broberg, an Idaho teenager who was kidnapped by her neighbor Robert Berchtold within the 1970s on two separate events. Broberg went on to change into an actress and starred in TV collection together with CBS’ Touched By An Angel and The WB’s Everwood in addition to characteristic Maniac alongside Elijah Wooden.
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The spin-off podcast, which is co-hosted and produced by Hinds, will take a deep dive into the documentary. It should characteristic never-heard-before audio from the movie and new interviews with the themes together with Broberg. Within the podcast, Broberg addresses her father’s sexual encounter along with her kidnapper, her father’s sexual orientation, and the world’s response to her mother and father after the discharge of the movie. The podcast will even embody audio recordings of the kidnapper’s audio journals that had been recovered by the FBI, the kidnapper’s spouse sharing her ideas on her husband’s extra virtuous qualities.
The four-episode podcast, which takes a extra critical tone than True Crime Obsessed, will launch on all main podcast platforms on March 2.
“After audiences across the globe had been captivated by the unique documentary, they nonetheless had many questions,” stated Skye Borgman. “There are such a lot of untold tales I wished to share. Collaborating with Patrick on Obsessed With: Kidnapped in Plain Sight offers a possibility to broaden upon the documentary. And, I get to hang around with Patrick Hinds.”
“I grew to become actually obsessive about Kidnapped in Plain Sight, so to work with Skye Borgman on the primary large-scale venture for Obsessed Community exterior of our authentic podcast is thrilling,” added Patrick Hinds. “In case you thought the documentary was wild, simply wait till you hear the never-before-made-public recordings this podcast will unearth.”