Goop lands Netflix deal despite track record of egregious, false health claims

Gwyneth Paltrow attends the In Goop Health Summit on June 9, 2018 in Culver City, California.

Enlarge / Gwyneth Paltrow
attends the In Goop Health Summit on June 9, 2018 in Culver City,
California. (credit:
GettyPhillip Faraone
)

If you’re one for Netflix bingeing, you may want to grab a
bucket.

Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle and “contextual commerce”
venture, Goop, has signed a deal with Netflix to produce a wellness
“docuseries”—despite the brand’s sordid history of making
unsubstantiated and abhorrent health claims.

The deal was first made public in
an article on Variety.com
on Monday. The outlet interviewed
Goop’s chief content officer, Elise Loehnen, who said the series
will contain 30-minute episodes and “utilize experts, doctors,
and researchers to examine issues relating to physical and
spiritual wellness.”

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Goop lands Netflix deal despite track record of egregious, false health claims