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Dr. Oz: True Crime: Before the Cult — Notorious Cult Legends 

March 11, 2021 | Season 12, Episode 118

Frank Parlato talks to Dr. Oz about Keith Raniere’s formative years. Were there any signs that a young Raniere would later become a convicted sex-cult leader? Parlato provides insight based on his years of research on NXIVM and Keith Raniere.  
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Dateline NBC: Collateral Damage

February 26, 2021 | Season 29, Episode 35

Frank Parlato talks to Dateline NBC and explains how his work “cratered” the NXIVM organization.   Also appearing: Lester Holt, Kate Snow, Nicki Clyne, Danielle Roberts, Catherine Oxenberg, India Oxenberg,  Robert Galvin, Rick Alan Ross
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American Greed: Nightmare at NXIVM

January 25, 2021| Season 14, Episode 02

Frank Parlato appears in every act of this excellent telling of the financial aspects of Nxivm. He guides viewers to the Nxivm headquarters and the former home of Keith Raniere, while explaining the topic in subtle, nuanced and at times humorous language.     Also appearing: Rob Gavin, Toni Natalie, Joe O’Hara and Moira Kim Penza 
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The Dr. Oz Show

January 7, 2021| Season 12, Episode 72.

Frank Parlato appeared on the Dr. Oz show to discuss Keith Raniere’s alleged statutory rapes in his days before Nxivm.


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The Vow: A Nxivm Story – Season 1

A nine-part HBO true-crime docuseries by Academy Award-nominated and Emmy-winning directors Jehane Noujaim and Karim Amer. Season premiere: August 23, 2020

Frank Parlato appears in the following episodes of The Vow:

Episode 4: Building Character | Sep. 13, 2020
Episode 5: Class 1 Data| Sep. 20, 2020
Episode 7: Blame & Responsibility | Sep. 27, 2020
Episode 8: The Wound | Oct. 11, 2020
Episode 9: The Fall (voice) | Oct. 18, 2020


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ABC News 10

June 12th, 2018 | ABC News 10 , which covers upstate New York, featured Parlato in a segment on the shutting down of NXIVM’s operations, and of the refusal to grant Keith Raniere bail.



E! News

E! News portrayed Parlato on two occasions. On November 9th, 2017 and on March 30th, 2018. E-Online also included Parlato as one of their top 10 figures in their “Nxivm Trial Guide”. He was the only non-cult member and the sole journalist.

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Inside Edition

March 29th and 30th, 2018 | Long-running series “Inside Edition” portrayed Parlato in two segments on the sex-slavery cult.

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November 16th, 2017 | German paper Stern covered the NXIVM story, proving just how relevant this investigation is to European audiences.



Vice News Tonight | HBO

May 16th, 2018 | Vice News also portrayed Parlato in an in-depth profile by Elle Reeve.



Beyond the Headlines: Escaping the NXIVM Cult with Gretchen Carlson

September 22nd, 2019 | Celebrated journalist and sexual harassment whistleblower Gretchen Carlson featured Frank Parlato on her show on Lifetime.

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Pix 11 News

April 22nd, 2018 | New York-based Pix 11 had Parlato as an expert on a segment on the NXIVM scandal.


TRT World

TRT World Nexus

October 7th, 2020 | In an interview with Frank Parlato, investigative journalist, TRT World discusses some of NXIVM’s darkest practices.


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NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt

October 23rd, 2020 | Keith Raniere Breaks Silence – Records Exclusive 30-Minutes Interview With Frank Parlato – on NBC Nightly News With Lester Holt



Seduced: Inside the NXIVM Cult

November 8, 2020 | Episode #4: Exposed. Frank Parlato started publishing about DOS and branding on Jun 5, 2017, which had a deep impact on India Oxenberg, and her slaves, which ultimately led to their emancipation.



Azteca Noticias

November 13, 2020 | Mexican TV News Azteca Noticias Interview With Frank Parlato – on Keith Raniere sentencing and prison assignment



Nancy Grace

June 5th, 2018 | Former prosecutor and television star, Nancy Grace had Parlato in her ‘Crime Stories’ podcast




Patrick Howley

April 27th, 2019 | Political reporter Patrick Howley  received Parlato for a full hour of interview on the NXIVM cult.




Reality Life With Kate Casey

September 23rd and October 14th, 2020 | Popular podcaster Kate Casey  adressed hit HBO series “The Vow” and all things NXIVM with Parlato in 2 episodes of her “Reality Life” show.


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Mama Mia

April 15th, 2020 | From down under, Australian podcasters from Mama Mia prove that the NXIVM cult is a planetary concern.




Sirius XM

June 20th, 2018 | In the “All Out Show”, in Sirius XM, Rude Jude had Parlato pitted against hostile callers, defending his decision to expose Keith Raniere, which led to his arrest.




William Ramsey

April 27th, 2018 | Author and director William Ramsey had Parlato for an in-depth interview over his whistleblower role in the takedown of NXIVM.