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[03/01/21 - 11:01 AM]
"The Con" Returns with Five All-New Episodes in March
The first new episode includes more exclusive interviews with former Fyre Festival employees, several festival goers and McFarland's mentor and event producer, Andy King.

[11/04/20 - 02:01 PM]
ABC News Will Air Continuing Election 2020 Coverage Starting Tonight at 10/9c
"Your Voice/Your Vote: Election 2020" will replace "The Con" in said time period.

[10/05/20 - 04:30 PM]
ABC News Debuts New Primetime Series "The Con," Narrated by Whoopi Goldberg
The series explores the troubling tales of people taken in by claims and promises that proved too good to be true, from identity fraud and misleading romance to the high-profile college admission scandal and Fyre Festival.







CON, THE (ABC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
10/14/20 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (8 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 3/31/21; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's press release, March 2021) ABC News' "The Con" will return with five all-new episodes in March, beginning with the infamous Fyre Festival and the first televised interview with festival mastermind Billy McFarland since his imprisonment. The first new episode includes more exclusive interviews with former Fyre Festival employees, several festival goers and McFarland's mentor and event producer, Andy King. "The Con" airs WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC and can also be viewed the next day on demand and on Hulu.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Whoopi Goldberg as Narrator (Voice)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Aaron Saidman as EP
· Carrie Cook as EP
· Colleen Halpin as EP
· David Sloan as EP
· Eli Holzman as EP
· Star Price as DIR/EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· ABC News
· Intellectual Property Corporation, The