Several sports documentary specials will appear on Netflix from August 10th to September 7th. You will cover previously unknown or suppressed sports stories in sports such as athletics, NHL, NBA, and boxing. Here’s what you need to know.
Untold is essentially a sports documentary series broken down into individual films that are likely to increase your chances of being seen, as each has keywords like NBA, Caitlyn Jenner, or boxing.
The series will have 5 episodes starting on August 10th with new episodes every Tuesday thereafter for 5 weeks.
A similar TV series documentary series aired on Spike TV in the early 2000s.
This comes shortly after the Naomi Osaka limited documentary series was released on Netflix in July. There are also other Netflix successes in the area of sports documentaries, which were highlighted in the Q2 call for investors with titles like F1: Ride to Survival and The last Dancee.
Let’s break down each one Untold Documentaries to be released on Netflix in August.
Complete list of the myriad of documentaries coming to Netflix
Untold: malice in the palace
Coming to Netflix: August 10
“Key figures in a notorious incident between players and fans in 2004 at an NBA game in Michigan discuss the fight, its aftermath and its enduring legacy.”
Untold: deal with the devil
Coming to Netflix: 17th August
“Christy Martin broke boundaries as she rose in the boxing world, but her public figure belied personal demons, abuse, and a threat to her life.”
Untold: Caitlyn Jenner
Coming to Netflix: August 24th
“Caitlyn Jenner’s unusual path to Olympic glory was inspiring. But their more difficult path to embrace their true selves turned out to be even more significant. “
Countless: Crime & Penalties
Coming to Netflix: August 31
“They were the bad guys in hockey – a team bought by a man in mob ties, run by his 17-year-old son, and with a reputation for being as violent as he was good.”
Untold: Breaking Point
Coming to Netflix: 7th of September
“Pressured to carry on a successful tradition in American tennis, Mardy Fish faced psychological challenges that changed his life on and off the court.”
We’ll keep you updated on further developments and more on who is behind the series as soon as we receive it.
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