EXCLUSIVE: Hulu continues to ramp up its original documentary campaign with a three-part bigfoot series from director Joshua Rofé of Duplass Brothers and Lorena.
The streamer ordered Sasquatch, which investigates rumors of a strange triple homicide aged twenty-five that is the work of a mythical creature.
The series will launch this spring.
Rofé, who directed Amazon’s doc series on Lorena Bobbitt, will direct the series and execute the production alongside Mark Duplass, Jay Duplass and Mel Eslyn of Duplass Brothers Productions Steven Berger of Number 19, David Holthouse and Zach Cregger. Mr. Elizabeth Hughes produces.
This is the latest documentary series from Mark and Jay Duplass, who are behind Netflix Wild wild country and Evil Genius: The True Story of America’s Most Evil Bank Heist. Their four-part series The Lady and the Dale, which tells the story of Elizabeth Carmichael and the Twentieth Century Motor Car Corporation, will launch on HBO later this month.
Sasquatch is the latest original documentary project for Hulu, which recently launched 69: The Saga of Danny Hernandez as well as the Emmy nominees Minding The Gap, I’m Greta, Hillary and Taste the Nation with Padma Lakshmi. Upcoming documents include Kid90, Planet Sex and a movie on WeWork.