The story of sarah lawrence sex cult that shocked everyone is coming to the small screen.
Premiering on September 28 as part of Peacock’s DocFest, a six-week virtual festival that will see the release of six new original Peacock titles.Sex, lies and the university cult focuses on the father and the alleged scammer larry lightning. According to the streamer, the documentary tells the true story of how Ray “brainwashed Sarah Lawrence College students into an abusive sex cult that changed their lives and the lives of their families.”
Told in some of the victims’ own words, the film “chronicles abuse, extortion, sex trafficking and forced labor over a decade,” Peacock’s description continues. “Through dark and personal imagery, a portrait of the world within this group is revealed, all rooted in manipulation and dark secrets.”
The official trailer for Sex, lies and the university cult (which you can watch below) begins to unfold the complex story, with one interviewee describing Ray as “a multi-faceted human being [with] many political collections”.