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STORYTELLING AT ITS BOLDEST
Founded and led by award-winning creator, writer and actor Lior Raz and creator, writer and award-winning journalist Avi Issacharoff, Faraway Road is a premium content studio developing and producing bold, high-impact and engaging original content.
Faraway Road is part of Candle Media, the Blackstone-backed company launched by former Disney executives Tom Staggs and Kevin Mayer.
Co-creator, writer, and lead actor in Fauda Ophir-winning actor
Co-creator and writer of Fauda Former Israeli Special Forces Award-winning Middle East journalist
Chief Operating Officer
EVP of Content
TV & FILMS
Named as the #8 best international TV show of the decade by The New York Times, Fauda will return for Season 4 in 2021. This action-packed portrait about the impacts of terrorism on the lives of secret service agents, their colleagues, and family members, offers adventurous, nail-biting stories that keep viewers asking for more.
HIT & RUN
Starring Lior Raz and Sanaa Latham, a happily married man’s life is turned upside down when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit-and-run accident in Tel Aviv. Created by Avi Issacharoff and Lior Raz and inspired by actual events, the series follows a highstakes global operation by the CIA and Israel’s central intelligence agency Mossad to track down and kill one of the world’s most wanted terrorists
THE SIEGE OF BETHLEHEM
Inspired by a true story, Siege of Bethlehem tells how a Muslim, an Israeli Jew, and a Christian American came together to prevent a battle from breaking out between the Israeli army and a group of armed Palestinian militants who had taken refuge in Bethlehem’s Church of the Nativity, the believed birthplace of Jesus.