January 15, 2019
It's the music festival that made headlines around the world for what it wasn't. The Fyre Festival was an over-hyped event that ultimately landed its co-founder in prison for wire fraud. The behind-the-scenes story is the subject of a new Netflix documentary directed by Chris Smith, and Executive Produced by Gabrielle Bluestone. They recently stopped by Cheddar to share the larger lessons learned from the festival's failure, and their thoughts on a similar documentary just released by Hulu.