HBO passed on Wild Wild Country because there was no celebrity attached
According to Maclain Way and Chapman Way, they received a "very cold" reaction while shopping their sex cult documentary. HBO, for instance, wanted to know if a celebrity was involved with the cult -- or if a celebrity would agree to serve as narrator.
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