Hae Min Lee

HBO producing documentary series on Adnan Syed, 'Serial' case

HBO producing documentary series on Adnan Syed, 'Serial' case

Adnan Syed is about to be tried — again — in the court of public opinion.

HBO announced Wednesday that it is co-producing a four-hour documentary series, “The Case Against Adnan Syed,” which will revisit the 1999 murder of Baltimore high school student Hae Min Lee. The series will be directed by Amy Berg and co-produced in the United Kingdom by Sky Atlantic.

Syed was Min’s high school boyfriend. His original conviction and his subsequent efforts to get a new trial have galvanized people throughout the world since they were featured in 2014 in the “Serial”...

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