Feature presents a highly compelling investigation of clues and revelations set forth in celebrated author Dan Brown's novel, The Lost Symbol, the release of which is arguably the most anticipated publishing event in recent history, setting records for the best-selling adult fiction title on its first day of sale. This gripping documentary special takes the viewer on a unique adventure following the secret codes, architecture and symbols set forth in the book. The investigation will examine these elements along with "closed" secret societies and new science, revealing for the audience what is myth and what is real. This will be done through interviews with renowned code breakers, scientists, psychologists, historians, and experts in related fields. At the heart of The Lost Symbol is a familiar Dan Brown storyline. The direct sequel to the global bestseller The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown's novel features a character who is pursuing what he believes to be hidden knowledge. To unravel this story of whether there was a hidden agenda at the very founding of America, "Hunting The Lost Symbol" uses period and present day re-creations with production values usually seen in period mini-series. It identifies and visits the contemporary scenes and locations depicted in the book...locations visited and used by Dan Brown while researching and writing his novel. As a final component, the programme separates actual historical fact from the fiction depicted in Brown's novel, providing a comprehensive and fascinating insight into The Lost Symbol, a book which is set to enthral millions of readers worldwide.
Caleb Brinson, Jay Callaham, Devy Collins, Mark Collins, Richard T. Fox Jr., Les Greeley, Andrew Hamer, Michelle Harris, Robert Hieronimus, Chris Hodapp, David Jahntz, George S. Kemp, Mark Koltko-Rivera