TheÂ Talwars -Â Behind Closed DoorsÂ is Star Worldâ€™s firstÂ ventureÂ into investigative crime documentaries,Â bringingÂ to itsÂ audienceÂ a seriesÂ on theÂ double homicide ofÂ 13-year-oldÂ Aarushi Talwar and the Talwarsâ€™ domestic help Hemraj. This four-part original seriesÂ chroniclesÂ one of the most controversial trialsÂ of the centuryÂ that baffled theÂ nation,Â the police,Â theÂ CBI and the Indian judiciary that will air on Star World & Hotstar beginning November 26, every Sunday 10 pm.
TheÂ series has been produced in association with HBO Asia and createdÂ by stellarÂ teamÂ thatÂ comprisesÂ executiveÂ producer Sarah MacDonald,Â aÂ journalistÂ and BAFTA-winning documentary filmmaker.Â She hasÂ produced and directed documentaries for BBCÂ andÂ CNN.Â Her work includesÂ investigation into childÂ abuse and the Catholic Church andÂ rendition by the CIA, North Korea escapees.Â Also associated with the project is Miikka Leskinen, Chief Editor, an award winning film editorÂ creditedÂ with a vast body of work across film, documentary and television, garnering nearlyÂ aÂ hundredÂ awards, including a Primetime Emmy alongÂ with Oscar and BAFTA nominations.
"At Star, it has always been our endeavour to present differentiated content that strikes a chord with our audiences.Â Weâ€™re proud to present yet another Star World OriginalsÂ production, this timeÂ in partnership with HBOÂ Asia.Â TheÂ TalwarsÂ -Â Behind Closed Doors focuses onÂ the destruction that one night of violence in May 2008 wreaked in the Talwar household. The series echoes the sentiment of the countryÂ onÂ whether the pieces of the puzzle will ever fall in,â€ťÂ said a Star IndiaÂ spokesperson.
ThisÂ caseÂ hasÂ not only captured theÂ imagination ofÂ theÂ public, but shaken the conscience ofÂ theÂ nation.Â Star World gives youÂ a glimpse ofÂ whatÂ happened behind closed doors in theÂ doubleÂ murder mystery in the upscaleÂ National Capital Region.