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Apple TV+ celebrates the world premiere of the new true crime documentary series “The Big Conn” ahead of its May 6 global debut

Press Release May 5, 2022
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Brian Lazarte and James Lee Hernandez at “The Big Conn” premiere
Brian Lazarte and James Lee Hernandez attend Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.

Apple TV+ today celebrated the world premiere of “The Big Conn” with an event that included a red carpet, screening and reception with executive producers and contributors at the Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles. The four-part documentary series “The Big Conn” tells the unbelievable true story of larger-than-life attorney Eric C. Conn, who defrauded the government and taxpayers over half a billion dollars in the largest Social Security fraud case in United States history. The series premieres on May 6, alongside an Apple TV+ Original companion podcast, exploring Conn’s con and outrageous lifestyle further with additional interviews and behind-the-scenes details.

Matt Kaye, Shannon Pence, Brian Lazarte, James Lee Hernandez, Sarah Carver, Jennifer Griffith and Damian Paletta at “The Big Conn” premiere
Matt Kaye, Shannon Pence, Brian Lazarte, James Lee Hernandez, Sarah Carver, Jennifer Griffith and Damian Paletta attend Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.
Sarah Carver and Jennifer Griffith at “The Big Conn” premiere
Sarah Carver and Jennifer Griffith attend Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.
James Lee Hernandez, Mason Tackett, Jordyn Conn and Brian Lazarte at “The Big Conn” premiere
James Lee Hernandez, Mason Tackett, Jordyn Conn and Brian Lazarte attend Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.
James Lee Hernandez, Mason Tackett, Jordyn Conn and Brian Lazarte at “The Big Conn” premiere
James Lee Hernandez, Mason Tackett, Jordyn Conn and Brian Lazarte attend Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.
Ned Pillersdorf at “The Big Conn” premiere
Ned Pillersdorf attends Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.
Damian Paletta, Sarah Carver, Jennifer Griffith and Ned Pillersdorf at “The Big Conn” premiere
Damian Paletta, Sarah Carver, Jennifer Griffith and Ned Pillersdorf attend Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.
James Lee Hernandez and Brian Lazarte at “The Big Conn” premiere
James Lee Hernandez and Brian Lazarte attend Apple’s “The Big Conn” premiere screening at the Pacific Design Center. “The Big Conn'' will debut globally on Apple TV+ on Friday, May 6th, 2022.

Created by Emmy Award-nominated filmmakers James Lee Hernandez and Brian Lazarte, “The Big Conn” is produced by FunMeter (“McMillion$”), with Hernandez, Lazarte and Peter King serving as executive producers, and Matt Kaye and Shannon Pence joining as co-executive producers.

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