The Cult of JT LeRoy
A Tale of Literary Celebrity and Fraud

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Anonymous picture

Sorry I went there. I never read any jt leroy, though remember the hype. I watched a few minutes of talking heads at the beginning. Thought I'd read a bit of writing so I knew what it was about. Heinous child abuse descriptions. Will trigger the s*** out of any survivor and many who are not. ...Read more

Anonymous picture

Moral of the story: Don't create a persona that you can't embody.

Anna avatar

I never knew about JT LeRoy before watching this film but I'm so glad I did! What a crazy experience. I especially love the intricate storytelling by filmmaker Marjorie as she follows several of JT's most dedicated fans as they draw closer and closer to the truth.

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Hello, thank you for watching my film. It was quite challenging to make, and I hope you appreciate the madness. Please feel free to reach out with any questions or comments that you have. Enjoy!

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