VICE News: The Making Of "Chapo"

Join the team behind the acclaimed new podcast 'Chapo: Kingpin on Trial' for a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the 8-part bilingual documentary series which uncovers the extraordinary rise and fall of Mexico's most infamous alleged drug kingpin, Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán. Hosted by WNYC's Alison Stewart.

As the dramatic trial of El Chapo unfolds inside a federal courthouse in Brooklyn, get the inside look at how VICE News' team of journalists and producers including Keegan Hamilton, Annie Avilés and Kate Osborn used exclusive access and immersive audio storytelling to produce one of 2018's most captivating podcasts.

March 1, 2019
Main Hall
Session Type: Conversation


Alison Stewart:

Host, WNYC's All Of It

Keegan Hamilton:

U.S. Editor, VICE News, Co-Host, "Chapo: Kingpin on Trial"

Annie Avilés:

Managing Editor, "Chapo: Kingpin on Trial"

Kate Osborn:

Showrunner, "Chapo: Kingpin on Trial" and "El Chapo: El Jefe y Su Juicio"