The series is said to present "new discoveries as well as ground-breaking revelations that challenge the state's case" and features exclusive access to Syed, the defence team, the Syed family, friends and teachers of Hae Min Lee and Adnan Syed, and members of Baltimore City law enforcement.
This new TV series is due to air on HBO and Sky soon, and will be directed by Oscar-nominated Amy Berg, the filmmaker behind crime documentary film West of Memphis. It will bring us from the early days of their relationship up to the present, as Syed prepares for a new trial.
The case has been subject to renewed global attention since it was the focus of the popular Serial podcast in 2014.
Sky's director of programming Zai Bennett said: "We'll be offering viewers a compelling window into one of the most talked about murder cases in recent years".
If, like me, you were left with ALL the questions after binging your way through the entirety of crime podcast Serial, you'll be interested to know that a brand new televised documentary series has been announced.
ADNAN Syed made headlines not exclusively due to his ex-girlfriend's loss of life however after he grew to become the topic of a well-liked U.S. podcast. The series will explore the 1999 disappearance and murder of 18-year-old Baltimore County high school student Hae Min Lee, and the subsequent conviction of her ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed.
Since the airing of Serial, Syed's conviction has been vacated, and he was granted a new trial. Henrietta Conrad and Jemima Khan will executive producer for Instinct Productions alongside Working Title TV's Eric Fellner, Tim Bevan, and Andrew Stearn.
It's also been revealed that Nick Cave will provide original music for the upcoming project.