Netflix’s highly-anticipated documentary series about Madeleine McCann was released today March 15, 2019. Titled The Disappearance of Madeleine McC
Netflix’s highly-anticipated documentary series about Madeleine McCann was released today March 15, 2019. Titled The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann, the series is a detailed look of the disappearance of 3-year-old Madeleine McCann who vanished from the seaside resort of Praia de Luz in Portugal, while on holiday with her family. The eight-part series is currently available to stream on the site.
Exploring one of the most well-known missing children cases in recent years, The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann is directed by Chris Smith who also directed Fyre: The Greatest Party that Never Happened.
The series contains more than 40 contributors, 120 hours of interviews, archival news footage and reenactments relating to Madeleine McCann’s disappearance.
Netflix only announced yesterday (March 14) that they would be dropping the series today, taking many documentary and true crime fans by surprise.
The series is expected to garner a lot of attention from Netflix viewers.
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How old would Madeleine McCann be now?
Madeleine McCann disappeared from her bed in a holiday apartment in Praia da Luz, Portugal, in 2007.
She was three-years-old at the time, this would make her aged 15 today.
Madeleine was born on May 12, 2003, so would be approaching her 16th birthday in May 2019.
Madeleine’s parents Kate and Gerry McCann have never given up searching for their daughter.
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Different age progression images of how Madeleine would look at different ages have been released apart of the investigation into her disappearance.
When news of the Netflix documentary being released broke, the couple issued a statement hitting out at the series.
“The production company told us that they were making the documentary and asked us to participate,” they said.
“We did not see – and still do not see – how this programme will help the search for Madeleine and, particularly given there is an active police investigation, it could potentially hinder it.
“Consequently, our views and preferences are not reflected in the programme.
“We will not be making any further statements or giving interviews regarding this programme.”
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How many episodes are in The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann?
There are eight episodes in The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann, all running from 43 to 59 minutes.
The episodes titles are:
- Episode 1: The Beneath Truth
- Episode 2: Person of Interest
- Episode 3: Pact of Silence
- Episode 4: Heaven and Earth
- Episode 5: The Fightback
- Episode 6: Dark Places
- Episode 7: Truth and Lies
- Episode 8: Somebody Knows
The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann is streaming on Netflix now