The Oath is returning with a six-episode second season, promising a rare viewing of The innermost circle of NXIVM founder Keith Raniere, including co-founder Nancy Salzman.
“My whole company is devastated, my whole life is shattering,” NXIVM president and co-founder of Raniere Saltzman said in the trailer ( below), the trailer also includes Raniere speaking in prison. “When it comes to this, I think Keith is innocent. I was wrong,” Saltzman told the film’s producers.
The oath, part two begins with Raniere’s trial and ends with the verdict. The follow-up directed by Jehane Noujaim will premiere in October , weekly on
A lot has happened in two years Vow for the first time exposing NXIVM to a mainstream audience.
NXIVM, the company masquerading as a self-help group, is actually running a secret sex cult and its leader Lanier is the subject of a nine-episode HBO documentary aired in Autumn. The blockbuster documentary series was critically acclaimed, gave insiders and former members of the NXIVM cult wide-ranging access, and became a cable television hit.
The series with the federal trial of Raniere and ended in October 1000, A week after the finale of The Oath , Raniere was sentenced to 000 jailed for years after he was found guilty of seven felonies related to a sex cult within NXIVM .
The oath helped expose the sex cult group, A division called DOS (“Dominus Obsequious Sororium”), which involved female NXIVM members who were physically branded with Raniere’s initials, brainwashed and forced into sex slavery , and other abusive conditions.
at Raniere at Among the co-defendants, former actress Alison Mack, DOS “Master”, was sentenced to three times for racketeering and conspiracy related to her Years in prison for participating in NXIVM; Salzman’s daughter Lauren Salzman sentenced to five years of probation and 281 community service hours for her role in the group.
Nancy Salzman Sentenced months in prison and ordered to pay $48, beautiful. Her crimes included stealing the identities of the group’s critics and hacking their email accounts, as well as conspiring to produce a video of a doctor showing her teaching NXIVM classes.
The Vow Season 2 Exclusive Interview with Raniere and Nancy Saltzman, Exclusive Phone Interview with Raniere Niel came from prison and “extensively approached” Salzman as she examined her role in the rise of NXIVM, her relationship with Raniere, and “eventually her involvement in the development of an alleged fuelling of predatory behavior and crime” The organization of the event fights,” the description reads.
Season 1with 1235014324 vs. 2 Ji nod when it teased an interview with Salzman and Lanier, the latter from his cell. Now, he’s in the part two trailer, and his voice-over questions how the brand should proceed: “You think the person who gets branded should be completely naked, Holding on to the table, kind of like a sacrifice?”
But the trailer focuses more on Saltzman, the key Rainier player who eventually sits down with the filmmakers In part two . “I wonder if she’s really awake or just trying to save herself,” asked the NXIVM whistleblower and filmmaker Mark Vicente, mainly in the first documentary .
Set against the backdrop of the U.S. v. federal trial. Keith Raniere, season two will follow the group’s founders, supporters and defectors on their legal and emotional journey as new Evidence and startling revelations were exposed, while federal prosecutors and defense attorneys went to trial in the national spotlight.
The log reads: “ The Oath, Part II Reveals Raniere and a Trusted Follower Core The many ways in which the circle conspired to introduce women into a women-only sect called DOS, derived from a Latin acronym meaning “Master of Obedience to Women”. Including great footage inside NXIVM and in the trial Chilling Testimony, Oath, Part II goes beyond the headlines to delve into the nature of psychological manipulation. The series also hears Raniere and Salzman on their executive success A staunch defender of the work pioneered in the program.”
Other participants included former members of the first documentary Vicente Bonnie Piesse, Sarah Edmondson, Vero Jaspedo, Karen Antrena; Raniere supporters Marc Elliot, Nicki Clyne (Mike’s ex-wife), Michele Hatchette, Eduardo Asunsolo; The New York Post Trial reporter Emily Saul; defense attorney Mark Anifilo; Attorney General Moira Pensa; and psychological manipulation expert Diane Benscott.
The Oath Part II is an HBO documentary directed by Noujaim; Produced by Mona Eldaief, Dan Hacker, Richard Hankin, Produced by John Miller-Monzon and Claire Reade; Co-produced by Marina Nieto Ritger and Hana Wuerker; Executive Produced by Karim Amer, Geralyn White Dreyfous, Nina Fialkow, Lyn Davis Lear, Mike Lerner, and Jehane Noujaim. Rosadel Varela is the series producer and Nancy Abraham, Lisa Heller and Sara Rodriguez are executive producers for HBO.