To her, the closest people were able to celebrate her life for the first times since her passing. Gabby PetitoAn upcoming documentary will shine a light on her life.
The Murder of Gabby Petito: Truth, Lies and Social Media, which will available to stream on Peacock starting Friday, Dec. 17, will give insight into Petito’s story, the unanswered questions about her case and the devastating conclusion. In their first documentary interview, Gabby’s parents and stepparents reflect on the life of their daughter, which include sharing childhood memories and details that have never been seen before.
Gabby’s stepfather described it as “a nightmare for parents,” Jim SchimdtThe trailer recalls. It was just like that, and in a second. She’s gone, she’s missing.”
The disappearance of the 22-year-old YouTuber garnered national attention after her parents reported her missing on Sept. 11. Petito and her 23-year-old fiancé, Brian LaundrieThe couple had begun a cross-country trip through the west United States several months prior. They documented their journeys via Instagram and YouTube. Laundrie was then alone back in his campervan from Petito on Sept. 1.