Created in March 2008, ESPN Films produces high-quality films showcasing compelling sports stories. In October 2009, ESPN Films launched the Peabody Award-winning and Emmy-nominated 30 for 30 film series. Inspired by ESPN’s 30th Anniversary, the films that made up the series were a thoughtful and innovative reflection on the past three decades told through the lens of diverse and interesting sports fans and social commentators.
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The next documentary from ESPN Films’ Peabody and Emmy Award-winning 30 for 30 series will be “Chasing Tyson,” premiering on Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN. Directed by the Oscar- and Emmy-nominated filmmaker Steven Cantor, the film examines why so many years went by before Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson finally met in the ring.
ESPN Films’ 30 for 30 Volume III continues with “The Gospel According to Mac” premiering November 3 which tells the story of Coach Bill McCartney’s University of Colorado football program.
The next documentary from ESPN Films’ Peabody and Emmy Award-winning 30 for 30 series will be “The Prince of Pennsylvania,” premiering Tuesday, Oct. 20, at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN. Directed by Jesse Vile, the film examines John du Pont and his Foxcatcher Farm wrestling program that ended with the fatal shooting of Olympian Dave … Read More
Documentary directed by Aaron Rahsaan Thomas and Executive Produced by Keyshawn Johnson looks at rise and fall of USC football under head coach Pete Carroll
Fall Slate Features Stories on USC football, Coach Bill McCartney and Tyson/Holyfield, Among Others Six years after the launch of 30 for 30, ESPN Films’ Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series will return in October with 30 for 30 Volume III. The first five documentaries in the 30-film flight will premiere this fall, every Tuesday in … Read More