At least five celebrities who created hype around the event — including models Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid and Emily Ratajkowski — will have to answer questions about payments they received from the organizer. There are two documentaries that shows all about what led to the failure.
Billy McFarland spent $26 million in the months before the Fyre Festival imploded. Many of the models were paid to frolic in the Caribbean ocean for a video promoting the event in spring 2017. McFarland pleaded guilty to fraud last year and is now serving 6 years.