billie eilish Donald Glover’s new series made her acting debut over the weekend herdand apparently her character was based on an actual cult leader.
Irish character Eva, cross the road A racist cop on his way to Bonnaroo 2018 after helping the protagonist obsessed with the Beyoncé-like pop star name Ni’Jah in Episode 4 alongside Dre played by Dominique Fishback I got out of the traffic jam with From there, Eva invites Dre to join her “Women’s Empowerment” group, which turns out to be cult-like.
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Janine Navers, who co-created the series with the artist, also known as Childish Gambino, said: hollywood reporter On Sunday, on why the “happier than ever” singer’s pivot to acting feels eerily ripped from the headlines. “There was a cult in the world that was very visible at the time,” the co-executive producer said of NXIVM. “And that’s kind of the true crime element of that episode.”
Led by Keith Raniere, the NXIVM cult established itself as a kind of multi-level marketing firm based on human development, but in reality women were groomed by: small building Actress Allison Mack is exploited by Raniere. In 2020, the disgraced guru was sentenced to her 120-year sentence for sex trafficking, racketeering, wire fraud, and other crimes.
“I think when people think of artists and celebrities, they think of the cult of Taylor Swift, the cult of the Beatles, etc.,” Navers continued. , was seeing a figure worshiping at the altar of ‘something’. [exploring] This idea of what a cult of the mind is. “
Read Nabers’ full chat THR about everything herd here.
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