Showtime Backs Chelsea Manning Documentary ‘XY Chelsea’ Across Multiple Platforms – TCA

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A documentary on whistle-blower
Chelsea Manning, whose struggle with gender dysphoria coincided with a 35-year prison sentence for revealing state secrets, will be released at an unspecified date later this year with Showtime’s backing. The announcement on XY Chelsea was made today by David Nevins, President and CEO, Showtime Networks Inc. at the 2018 Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour. Shot over two years by filmmaker Tim Travers Hawkins and featuring…