Netflix's latest true crime obsession has arrived. Fugitives. Netflix's latest true crime series about the strange fall of a Manhattan food star is based on our perennial fascination with scams. The documentary tells the story of New York's best raw vegan restaurant and its famous female restaurateur, Sarma Melngailis, whose empire collapsed when she met a man named Shane Fox on Twitter.
It was known as one of the best vegan restaurants in Manhattan, as it promised guests a “high-end vegan experience” and attracted famous guests such as Owen Wilson, Bill Clinton, Alec Baldwin and Woody Harrelson.