The¬†Talwars -¬†Behind Closed Doors¬†is Star World‚Äôs first¬†venture¬†into investigative crime documentaries,¬†bringing¬†to its¬†audience¬†a series¬†on the¬†double homicide of¬†13-year-old¬†Aarushi Talwar and the Talwars‚Äô domestic help Hemraj. This four-part original series¬†chronicles¬†one of the most controversial trials¬†of the century¬†that baffled the¬†nation,¬†the police,¬†the¬†CBI and the Indian judiciary that will air on Star World & Hotstar beginning November 26, every Sunday 10 pm.
The¬†series has been produced in association with HBO Asia and created¬†by stellar¬†team¬†that¬†comprises¬†executive¬†producer Sarah MacDonald,¬†a¬†journalist¬†and BAFTA-winning documentary filmmaker.¬†She has¬†produced and directed documentaries for BBC¬†and¬†CNN.¬†Her work includes¬† investigation into child¬†abuse and the Catholic Church and¬† rendition by the CIA, North Korea escapees.¬†Also associated with the project is Miikka Leskinen, Chief Editor, an award winning film editor¬†credited¬†with a vast body of work across film, documentary and television, garnering nearly¬†a¬†hundred¬†awards, including a Primetime Emmy along¬†with Oscar and BAFTA nominations.
"At Star, it has always been our endeavour to present differentiated content that strikes a chord with our audiences.¬†We‚Äôre proud to present yet another Star World Originals¬†production, this time¬†in partnership with HBO¬†Asia.¬†The¬†Talwars¬†-¬†Behind Closed Doors focuses on¬†the destruction that one night of violence in May 2008 wreaked in the Talwar household. The series echoes the sentiment of the country¬†on¬†whether the pieces of the puzzle will ever fall in,‚ÄĚ¬†said a Star India¬†spokesperson.
This¬†case¬†has¬†not only captured the¬†imagination of¬†the¬†public, but shaken the conscience of¬†the¬†nation.¬†Star World gives you¬†a glimpse of¬†what¬†happened behind closed doors in the¬†double¬†murder mystery in the upscale¬†National Capital Region.