Peter Berg

Amazon serves up Novak Djokovic original

Amazon has ordered Novak, an original one-off doc about tennis champion Novak Djokovic. The Serb has won twelve Grand Slams and is ranked number one in the world, although he faltered last night in the US Open, losing to Stan Wawrinka in the final in four sets. The programme will follow the on and off […]

BBC takes on Fremantle’s Serena

sereWith the Wimbledon tennis championship underway this week, British terrestrial channel BBC Two has acquired a documentary about one of the on sport’s biggest icons, Serena Williams. The network will play Serena this Sunday in a 10.3pm slot following a deal with distributor FremantleMedia International. The 45 1x120mins doc has Peter Berg (Friday Night Lights) […]

Fremantle nets Serena Williams film

FremantleMedia has snagged international rights to Serena, a feature doc about world-beating tennis champion Serena Williams. The Film45-produced 1x120mins film is about to go out on US premium pay TV net Epix. It follows Williams through the 2015-16 season and is executive produced by Peter Berg (Friday Night Lights). As well as following William’s on-court […]